Developed in partnership with The Bikeability Trust, the 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training is designed to prepare learners for employment as a cycle training instructors specifically working to, and delivering, the National Standard for Cycle Training. The qualification content is derived from Role 6 of the National Standard for Cycle Training. It is relevant for learners who aspire to become a cycle training instructor in England and it sits within a progressive suite of cycle training qualifications.
You must be at least 18 years of age.
You must be a regular on-road cyclist, who is confident riding in traffic at a standard that meets Bikeability Level 3 environment and who can pass that confidence on to others. This is a very practical course that involves considerable time on bikes.
You must have access to a helmet, suitable clothing for all weathers, a roadworthy bike and bike lock for each day of the course.
Any experience of teaching or coaching young people and adults is beneficial and encouraged.
The Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training will be launched in August 2019. Registration for the new qualification will start in July 2019 - please see our Instructor Training page for dates, booking and our policies.