Go MTB Orientation

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To attend an orientation course, candidates will already have a recognised qualification in mountain bike leadership. This course is an orientation to deliver the Go MTB programme and using the resources.

It will give you the skills and information you need to plan and deliver Go Mountain Bike sessions.  The course includes familiarisation with Go Mountain Bike resources, session plans and valuable instruction techniques for delivering the four Go Mountain Bike themes and 5 levels.

If you are interested in attending a course and the course is listed as private, please contact info@cycling.scot. We will see if there are spaces available for you to attend.

Minimum Age


What skills do I need?

To attend an orientation course, candidates will already hold a recognised mountain bike leadership qualification. Candidates will need to demonstrate personal riding skills to Level 3 or 5.

How long does it take?

This is a one day course. 

What will I need?

You will need a mountain bike in good working order and clothes appropriate for the weather.  Candidates will need to provide evidence of their current pre-requisite leadership qualifications

What will it cost?

Course costs vary from £70 - £150, depending on the provider delivering the course. 

For a private course the cost is £500 for up to 8 participants, please contact training@cycling.scot for more information.

What's next?

You may wish to continue developing as an instructor, coach or leader by following one of the recognised pathways promoted by Cycling Scotland or other organisations such as British/Scottish Cycling, Cycling UK and MIAS.  it is recommended that you hold a valid first aid certificate and appropriate insurance.

Course Dates

DateCourse TypeCourse Title & InstructorLocationLocal AuthorityCapacity & Availability£ CostBook
DateSun 9th Jun 2024Course TypeGo MTB OrientationCourse Title & InstructorOpen course - please contact info@cyclewildscotland.co.uk (Private)
Julian Fincham
LocationPitlochry Scout Hall
1 East Moulin Road, Pitlochry
Local AuthorityNOT APPLICABLECapacityCapacity 6
Places Left 6