Cycling Courses

Learn to ride: Beginners Cycling

Teaching others to ride

Cycling with Confidence

Commuter Cycling

Cycle Ride Leader

Cycle Training Assistant (CTA)

Cycle Trainer (CT)

Refresher for Cycle Trainers and Cycle Training Assistants

CyclingUK Mountain Bike Trail Leader

CyclingUK Mountain Bike Expedition Leader


Learn to ride: Beginners Cycling

Please enquire through outdoorlearning.elcschool.org.uk for course details


Teaching Others to Ride

Please enquire through outdoorlearning.elcschool.org.uk for course details


Cycling with Confidence

Please enquire through outdoorlearning.elcschool.org.uk for course details


Commuter Cycling

Please enquire through outdoorlearning.elcschool.org.uk for course details


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.

This is a certificated course. You will need your own bicycle.

For further information from Cycling Scotland click this link

Pre-requisites
Competent cyclist. Minimum age 16.

GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

1.3 / 3.6.3

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Cycle Training Assistant (CTA)

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.

This is a certificated course. You will need your own bicycle.

For further information from Cycling Scotland click this link

Pre-requisites
Competent cyclist. Minimum age 16.

GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

 1.3 / 3.6.3

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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.

This is a certificated course. You will need your own bicycle.

For further information from Cycling Scotland click this link

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

GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

 1.3 / 3.6.3

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Cycling UK Mountain Bike Trail Leader

Cycling UK’s Mountain Bike Leader course enables you to lead groups on gentle terrain less than 600m above sea level and without the need for riders to steer a path around obstacles.  

The course includes tuition for your own off-road skills and assessment of your new-found skills. Through SAPOE we can offer this course at a minimal cost to any educator across the SEIC region

For further information and pre-requisites please see click here

GTCS Professional Update – Standard for Career-Long Professional Learning

 1.3 / 3.6.3

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CyclingUK Mountain Bike Expedition Leader Module

Extend your remit to cover multi- day Camping Rides.

Course will include
Expedition Equipment
Riding Equipment
Expedition Food and Equipment
Camp craft
Expedition Planning and leadership
Incident management
Training and supervising of Expedition groups and rides


Prerequisites
Mountain Bike Trail Leader or Advanced Mountain Bike Leader.
(Available to Tour Leaders)
Have Logged a minimum of 10 overnight camps; preferably to include wild country.
Have assisted in a minimum of 2 group camps.
Hold an Outdoor 16hr First aid course as required by their MTB Qualification

For further information from CyclingUK please click here

Through SAPOE we can offer this course at a minimal cost to any educator across the SEIC region

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