Cycling

Courses are open to anyone living or working in East Lothian and can be booked through East Lothian Council Outdoor Learning Service

Cycling Courses

Cycling courses in East Lothian 2019

Learn to ride: Beginners cycling Wed 15 & Thurs 16 May 2019 10am-12.30pm
Learn to ride: Beginners cycling Wed 29 May 2019 09.30am-14.30pm
Cycling with confidence Thurs 23 May 2019 10am-12.30pm
Commuter cycling Thurs 30 May 2019 10am-12.30pm

Bikeability Training Courses
Cycle Training Assistant

Course Overview
Cycle training assistants can deliver Bikeability Scotland training levels 1 and 2 to school age pupils. By completing the course you can go on to plan and deliver cycle training sessions using Bikeability Scotland Resources. Further Information at Cycling Scotland.

Click here for course dates, times & costs

Booking
Please register an account with Cycling Scotland http://www.cyclinghub.scot/register and choose the course you would like to attend.
http://www.cyclinghub.scot/course/cycle-training-assistant-scqf-level-5

Pre-requisites
Competent cyclist. Minimum age 16.

Course notes and equipment list
This is a certificated course. You will need your own bicycle.

GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

1.3 / 3.6.3

Cycle Trainer

Course Overview
Cycle Trainers are able to deliver all three levels of the UK National Standard for Cycle Training to adults and Bikeability Scotland training to children. Further Information at Cycling Scotland.  https://www.cyclinghub.scot/course/cycle-trainer

Booking
Please register an account with Cycling Scotland http://www.cyclinghub.scot/register and choose the course you would like to attend.

Click here for course dates, times & costs

Pre-requisites
Minimum age 18
Must be an experienced cyclist and able to cycle at the Level 3 National Standard
Will be delivering cycle training (Bikeability Scotland) to children in your Local Authority

Course notes and equipment list
This is a certificated course. You will need your own bicycle.

GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

1.3 / 3.6.3

Cycle Ride Leader

Course Overview

This course covers the skills necessary to lead cycle rides on roads and on recognised cycle paths. Rides will usually be aimed at novice or inexperienced cyclists who want to become more active or are interested in exploring their local area by bike.

Further Information at Cycling Scotland https://www.cyclinghub.scot/course/cycle-ride-leader–led-ride-assistant

Course prerequisites

Competent cyclist. Candidates aged 16 & 17 can complete the course to be recognised as a Led-Ride Assistant. Led-Ride Assistants can only attend courses where the majority of candidates are over 18.

Booking
Please register an account with Cycling Scotland http://www.cyclinghub.scot/register and choose the course you would like to attend.

Click here for course dates, times & costs

Course notes and equipment list
This is a certificated course. You will need your own bicycle.

 GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

1.3 / 3.6.3