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5 days ago

Go Velo

Due to some exciting new contracts, we're recruiting enthusiastic, fun people to join our Lancashire team of dedicated cycle instructors, event personnel, bike mechanics and ride leaders. Full training will be given to the right people. Send in your CV via our website or get in touch for an informal chat. ... See MoreSee Less

Due to some exciting new contracts, were recruiting enthusiastic, fun people to join our Lancashire team of dedicated cycle instructors, event personnel, bike mechanics and ride leaders.  Full training will be given to the right people.   Send in your CV via our website or get in touch for an informal chat.

5 days ago

Go Velo

Due to some exciting new contracts, we are recruiting enthusiastic, fun cycle instructors to join our Lancashire team. Please get in touch and send in your CV. Full training can be given to the right personnel.

www.govelo.co.uk/careers/
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2 weeks ago

Go Velo

Freshers Fair at Nelson and Colne College today. We took our smoothy bike and chatted all things cycling! ... See MoreSee Less

 

Become a Cycle Instructor

Level 2 Award in Instructor Cycle Training

Level 2 Award in Instructor Cycle Training

This course covers the theory and practice of teaching all levels and age groups to ride safely on the road. It follows Department of Transport guidelines.

 

The Level 2 Award in Instructor Cycle Training will qualify you to:

 

Teach groups of school children

Enhance the cycling skills of adults.

 

The course includes online, virtual and face-to-face learning. Your course tutor will provide support throughout.

 

 

How the Course Works

 

Book your course with Go Velo

Attend the four-day course with a Go Velo tutor

Complete 11 online assessment tasks, and upload them to your learner portfolio

Take your post-course assessment (PCA).

 

Total course length is around two to six months, depending on when you complete your PCA.

 

During the whole time of the course, we will offer you the support of one of our experienced tutors. This is available whenever you need it.

 

 

Course Content

 

Unit 1: Understand the role and responsibilities of the cycle training instructor

Unit 2: Plan cycle training and assessment

Unit 3: Deliver cycle training and assessment

Unit 4: Reviewing cycle training and assessment

Unit 5: Plan to improve professional practice.

 

 

The course involves:

 

Eight hours of online learning, including theory assessments and written assignments

32 hours of face-to-face or virtual classroom learning, including practical activities so that you experience delivering and taking part in cycle training sessions.

 

 

Requirements for Course Entry

 

To register for the Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training you must:

 

Be at least 18 years of age

Be able to cycle competently, confidently and consistently to Level 3 standard – cycling on busy main roads, negotiating double lane traffic, roundabouts etc

To be able to communicate effectively in English – including listening, speaking, reading and writing.

 

You should also have a reasonable level of fitness to take part in the practical cycling parts of this course.

 

If you are unsure whether you meet all these requirements, please contact us, as we also offer adult cycle training to Level 3 standards. This can help give you the skills you would need for cycle instructor training.

 

 

What Does the Course Cost?

 

The course costs £700, including one post-course assessment, and support from your tutor throughout.

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