Cycle Training Assistant (SCQF 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
DateMon 19th Nov 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorGreenfaulds PE Staff - Cycle Training Assistant Course (Private)
Mairi MacVicar
Location
Auchenkilns Road, Glasgow
Local AuthorityNorth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 1
FREE
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DateMon 19th Nov 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorGCC Teacher Course (Private)
Baligh Shaar
LocationGreendyke Street junction Charlotte Street
72 Charlotte Street, Glasgow
Local AuthorityGlasgow CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateThu 22nd Nov 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorEDC Cycle Training Assistant Course (Private)
Craig Coid
LocationTwechar Primary School
17 Main Street, Glasgow
Local AuthorityEast DunbartonshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
FREE
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DateFri 23rd Nov 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorEDC Cycle Training Assistant (Private)
Bill Ross
LocationTwechar Primary School
17 Main Street, Glasgow
Local AuthorityEast DunbartonshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateThu 29th Nov 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA (Private)
Sally Duthie
LocationAdventure Aberdeen
Fairley Road
Local AuthorityAberdeen CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
FREE
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DateFri 30th Nov 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorClacks CTA 2018
Alison Mackie
LocationPark Primary School
East Castle Street
Local AuthorityClackmannanshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateMon 3rd Dec 2018Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Barsail PS (Private)
Bill Ross
LocationBarsail Primary School,
Park Moor, Erskine
Local AuthorityRenfrewshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateWed 13th Feb 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorChryston High School CTA Course - Teachers & Volunteers (Private)
Ross Sweeney
LocationChryston High School
Lindsaybeg Rd, Chryston, Glasgow
Local AuthorityNorth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 15
FREE
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DateWed 13th Feb 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAirdrie Academy CTA - Teachers & Volunteers (Private)
Lee McParland
LocationAirdrie Academy
South Commonhead Road, Airdrie
Local AuthorityNorth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 16
FREE
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DateTue 19th Feb 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Ancrum Outdoor Centre (Private)
Grant Pettigrew
LocationAncrum Outdoor Centre
10 Ancrum Road
Local AuthorityDundee CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 7
FREE
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DateFri 22nd Feb 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorEast Lothian Outdoor Learning
Philippa Barber
LocationEast Lothian Council Outdoor Learning Service
Mussleburgh Racecourse Complex
Local AuthorityEast LothianCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateSat 23rd Feb 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorSustrans Cycle Training Assistant (Private)
Brian Salvona
LocationSustrans Venue TBC
Local AuthorityEdinburgh CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateFri 22nd Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorWL Schools CTA (Private)
Iain Richardson
LocationLow Port Centre
1 Blackness Road
Local AuthorityWest LothianCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateFri 26th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorWL Schools CTA (Private)
Iain Richardson
LocationLow Port Centre
1 Blackness Road
Local AuthorityWest LothianCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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