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
DateFri 22nd Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorSouth Lanarkshire Schools (Private)
Colin Smith
LocationChatelherault Country Park
Ferniegair
Local AuthoritySouth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 10
FREE
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DateFri 22nd Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Inverclyde (Private)
Ileene Mulholland
LocationKilmacolm Primary
Churchill Road, Kilmacolm
Local AuthorityInverclydeCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateFri 22nd Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorLochwinnoch Primary CTA (Private)
Craig Dalziel
LocationLochwinnoch Primary School
84 Calder Street, Lochwinnoch
Local AuthorityRenfrewshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
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 16
Places Left 7
FREE
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DateSun 24th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAngus Cycle Hub CTA #01/19 (Private)
John Bremner
LocationAngus Cycle Hub, Market Place
33 Market Place, Arbroath
Local AuthorityAngusCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
FREE
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DateMon 25th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Munlochy Primary School (Private)
Bill Ross
LocationMunlochy Primary School
56 Millbank Road, Munlochy
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateMon 25th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Rosebank Primary School (Private)
Tom Oxtoby
LocationRosebank Primary School
14 Lodgehill Road, Nairn
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 4
FREE
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DateMon 25th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorGlasgow Schools (Private)
Baligh Shaar
LocationGlasgow Green ,Greendyke Street junction Charlotte street
72 Charlotte Street, Glasgow
Local AuthorityGlasgow CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 7
FREE
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DateTue 26th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorOrkney CTA (Private)
Carolynn Leslie
LocationKirkwall Grammar School
The Meadows, Kirkwall
Local AuthorityOrkneyCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 4
FREE
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DateTue 26th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Inverness High School (Private)
Bill Ross
LocationInverness High School
Montague Row, Inverness
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 6
FREE
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DateTue 26th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorSouth Lanarkshire Schools (Private)
Colin Smith
LocationChatelherault Country Park
Ferniegair
Local AuthoritySouth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 7
FREE
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DateWed 27th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorSouth Lanarkshire Schools (Private)
Colin Smith
LocationChatelherault Country Park
Ferniegair
Local AuthoritySouth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateWed 27th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Grantown Primary School (Private)
Tom Oxtoby
LocationGrantown Primary School
South Street, Grantown on Spey
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 1
FREE
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DateThu 28th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAberdeenshire CTA (Private)
June Andrew
LocationAuchnagatt School
Martin Terrace, Auchnagatt, Ellon
Local AuthorityAberdeenshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateFri 29th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorActive schools (Private)
Paul Newman
LocationBangholm Outdoor Centre
Craighall Gardens
Local AuthorityEdinburgh CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateFri 29th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Bun-Sgoil Ghaidhlig Loch Abar (Private)
Keith Fergus
LocationBun-Sgoil Ghaidhlig Loch Abar
Ardgour Road, Caol
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
FREE
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DateSat 30th Mar 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorRHS cluster (Private)
Paul Newman
LocationBangholm Outdoor Centre
Craighall Gardens
Local AuthorityEdinburgh CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateMon 1st Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Milton of Leys Primary (Private)
Tom Oxtoby
LocationMilton of Leys Primary
Milton of Leys , Inverness
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateTue 2nd Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Noss Primary School (Private)
Keith Fergus
LocationNoss Primary School
Gringoe Street, Wick
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 5
FREE
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DateTue 2nd Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorGSC Bikeability Training (Private)
David Compton
LocationGood Shepherd Centre Cora House
Greenoch Road, Bishopton
Local AuthorityEast RenfrewshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateWed 3rd Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Pennyland Primary School (Private)
Keith Fergus
LocationPennyland Primary School
Trostan Road, Thurso
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateThu 4th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Culbokie (Private)
jake williams
Location
9 Woodholme, Dingwall
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 2
FREE
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DateTue 16th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorMoray Volunteers (Private)
Donna Brown
LocationOutfit Moray
Shore Street, Lossiemouth
Local AuthorityMorayCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 4
FREE
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DateThu 18th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Ancrum Oudoor Centre (Private)
Grant Pettigrew
LocationAncrum Outdoor Centre
10 Ancrum Road, Dundee
Local AuthorityDundee CityCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 4
FREE
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DateTue 23rd Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAberdeenshire CTA (Private)
June Andrew
LocationCrathie School
Crathie, Ballater
Local AuthorityAberdeenshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 6
FREE
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DateWed 24th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAirdrie Academy CTA - Teachers & Volunteers (Private)
Jordann Cunningham
LocationAirdrie Academy
South Commonhead Avenue, Airdrie
Local AuthorityNorth LanarkshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 6
FREE
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DateWed 24th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorClackmannan CTA (Private)
Drew Michie
LocationClackmannan Primary School
Lochies Road, Clackmannan
Local AuthorityClackmannanshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 6
FREE
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DateThu 25th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA - Bun-sgoil Ghàidhlig Phort Rìgh (Private)
Nina Saunders
LocationBun-sgoil Ghàidhlig Phort Rìgh
Struan Road, Portree
Local AuthorityHighlandsCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateFri 26th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAberdeenshire CTA (Private)
June Andrew
LocationHill of Banchory School
Firbrae, Hill of Banchory South, Banchory
Local AuthorityAberdeenshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 7
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 16
Places Left 12
FREE
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DateTue 30th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorAberdeenshire CTA (Private)
June Andrew
LocationClerkhill School
Cairntrodlie, Peterhead
Local AuthorityAberdeenshireCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 7
FREE
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DateTue 30th Apr 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Dumfries
John Allison
LocationCalside Primary School
Calside Road, Dumfries
Local AuthorityDumfries & GallowayCapacityCapacity 24
Places Left 24
FREE
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DateThu 2nd May 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorCTA Shetland 2019
Danny Peterson
Locationgilbertson park hall, Lerwick
Local AuthorityShetland IslandsCapacityCapacity 16
Places Left 10
FREE
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DateFri 3rd May 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorEast Lothian Outdoor Learning Service
Philippa Barber
LocationLaw Primary School
Haddington Road, North Berwick
Local AuthorityEast LothianCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 3
FREE
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DateThu 9th May 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorFife CTA 2019(3) (Private)
Allan Dunlop
LocationOutdoor Education Centre
Lochore Meadows, Lochgelly
Local AuthorityFifeCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
FREE
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DateThu 16th May 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorMoray Volunteers (Private)
Donna Brown
LocationOutfit Moray
Shore street, Lossiemouth
Local AuthorityMorayCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateThu 23rd May 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorFife CTA 19(4) (Private)
Allan Dunlop
LocationOutdoor Education Centre
Lochore Meadows Country Park, Lochgelly
Local AuthorityFifeCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 0
FREE
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DateSat 24th Aug 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorMoray Volunteers (Private)
Donna Brown
LocationOutfit Moray
Shore street, Lossiemouth
Local AuthorityMorayCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateTue 10th Sep 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorMoray Volunteers (Private)
Donna Brown
LocationOutfit Moray
Shore street, Lossiemouth
Local AuthorityMorayCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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DateTue 12th Nov 2019Course TypeCycle Training Assistant (SCQF Level 5) Course Title & InstructorMoray Volunteers (Private)
Donna Brown
LocationOutfit Moray
Shore street, Lossiemouth
Local AuthorityMorayCapacityCapacity 8
Places Left 8
FREE
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