Cycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5)

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Overview

By completing the course, a Cycle Training Assistant can plan and deliver cycle training sessions using Bikeability  Scotland resources.  In some areas you may receive mentoring and supervision form a cycle trainer while you gain experience.

To become a CTA you should be a competent cyclist and must be a minimum of 16 years old 18 where working independently.


Minimum Age

16
  

What skills do I need?

Candidates should be able to cycle to a level 2 standard.


How long does it take?

This is a 10 hour course which includes three hours of pre-course learning and seven hours of class time.


What will I need?

You will need access to a bicycle in working order and clothes appropriate for the weather.


What will it cost?

The course is free of charge on the basis that all CTAs deliver Bikeability Scotland training to children as a volunteer or as part of their job. Contact the Bikeability Scotland local authority coordinator for more information on upcoming courses.


What's next?

Once you have gained experience delivering cycle training, you may want to deliver Bikeability Scotland level 3 training, at which point you can progress onto the Cycle Trainer (CT) course.

Course Dates

DateCourse TypeCourse Title & InstructorLocationLocal AuthorityCapacity & Availability£ CostBook
DateTue 21st Nov 2017Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorEDC Junior CTA course (Private)
Bill Ross
LocationDouglas Academy
2 Douglas Muir Drive, Glasgow
Local AuthorityEast DunbartonshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateSun 26th Nov 2017Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAngus Cycle Hub CTA #11 (Private)
John Bremner
LocationCarnoustie High School
9 Shanwell Road, Carnoustie
Local AuthorityAngusCapacityCapacity 8
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FREE
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DateThu 30th Nov 2017Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAngus Cycle Hub CTA #10 (Private)
John Bremner
LocationInverbrothock Primary School
East Kirkton Road, Arbroath
Local AuthorityAngusCapacityCapacity 8
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FREE
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DateMon 4th Dec 2017Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Course Perth College UHI (Private)
Robyn Warburton
LocationPerth College UHI
Academy of Sport and Wellbeing, Crieff Road, Perth
Local AuthorityPerth & KinrossCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 6
FREE
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DateMon 4th Dec 2017Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Training (Private)
Sally Duthie
LocationAdventure Aberdeen
Fairley Road
Local AuthorityAberdeen CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateWed 6th Dec 2017Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Course (Private)
Sally Duthie
LocationAdventure Aberdeen
Fairley Road
Local AuthorityAberdeen CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateTue 9th Jan 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Broughty Ferry Police Station (Private)
Grant Pettigrew
LocationBroughty Ferry Police Station
175 Brook Street, Broughty Ferry, Dundee
Local AuthorityDundee CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateWed 14th Feb 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorTeachers/Volunteers Course (Private)
Ross Sweeney
LocationChryston High School
Lindsaybeg Rd, Chryston, Glasgow
Local AuthorityNorth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateThu 15th Feb 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Ancrum Outdoor Centre (Private)
Grant Pettigrew
LocationAncrum Outdoor Centre
10 Ancrum Road
Local AuthorityDundee CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateThu 15th Feb 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorBikeability CTA- Midlothian (Private)
Scott Montgomery
LocationMidlothian House
40-46 Buccleuch Street, Dalkeith
Local AuthorityMidlothianCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 13
FREE
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DateFri 23rd Feb 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorActive schools CTA (Private)
Paul Newman
LocationBangholm Outdoor Centre
Craighall Gardens
Local AuthorityEdinburgh CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateFri 23rd Mar 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorActive schools CTA (Private)
Paul Newman
LocationBangholm Outdoor Centre
Craighall Gardens
Local AuthorityEdinburgh CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateTue 17th Apr 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Course Millbank Primary Buckie (Private)
Hein Mijzen
LocationMillbank Primary
McWilliam Crescent, Buckie
Local AuthorityMorayCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateFri 20th Apr 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Accredited Level 5) Course Title & InstructorActive schools CTA (Private)
Paul Newman
LocationBangholm Outdoor Centre
Craighall Gardens
Local AuthorityEdinburgh CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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