A four day course covering all aspects of National Standard cycle training. On successful completion you will be a provisionally accredited cycling instructor. The cost of a four day course is £470.

The syllabus includes:

  • In-depth exploration of the National Standard Levels
  • Instruction on how to teach individuals and groups
  • Theory of assertive cycling
  • Bike and helmet fitting
  • How to check if a bike is roadworthy
  • Risk assessment and emergency procedure
  • Child protection awareness
  • Cycling games
  • Peer teaching practical sessions
  • Moving trainee cyclists on road between locations (snaking)
  • Lesson booking procedure, paperwork and feedback
  • Free copy of our Instructor manual and workbook

Instructor Training pdf additional information

To join the course you must:

be a competent cyclist — If you are not sure of your skill level book a 1:1 cycle training session with us.

have a roadworthy bike — You will be expected to bring a roadworthy bike. If you require bike hire please inform us before course start.

After completion you will have up to 12 months to become a fully accredited instructor by undergoing post course assessment(s).


September in Kent

NSI Course at Ashford on 17 & 18 and 24 & 25 September 2018 is run by Kent County Council, a CTUK accredited Instructor Training Organisation. Full course details are at www.kent.gov.uk/cycletraining  Please contact KCC direct to book this course.

The courses take place at our training centre in Bermonsdey SE16 3LR 9.00-5.00pm
Month Course Dates
June / July 28-29 June and 2-3 July  (FULLY BOOKED)
July Saturday 28th to Tuesday 31st
August Tuesday 28th to Friday 31st
September Weekend 22nd/23rd and Weekend 29th/30th
October Monday-Tueday 22nd/23rd and Thursday-Friday 25th/26th 
November Wednesday-Thursday 14th/15th and Wednesday-Thursday 21st/22nd
December Thursday/Friday 6th/7th and Monday/Tuesday 10th/11th