Digital Learning opportunities with British Cycling and partners

Digital Learning opportunities with British Cycling and partners

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If you are finding a little bit of extra time in your days or weeks during these extraordinary times, why not explore learning opportunities to support your personal or professional development?

On the page below you will find opportunities offered directly by British Cycling as well as through our partners and friends.

If you have any suggestions for other opportunities not listed please email

Our usual course offering for coaches, leaders, officials and instructors is suspended until June 30.  If you would like to be the first to hear about them when we start delivering again please register your interest in courses here.

British Cycling Webinars

We are pleased to offer a calendar of webinars and live events for all members and volunteers, including for coaches, clubs, commissaires, leaders and parents.

Webinars and Live Events

British Cycling Learning

Using Rollers in Your Coaching Workshop

Book on our online rollers course

Regain access to your learning

If you have already taken a course with British Cycling that has used online learning and fancy a refresh we can reactivate your account if access is currently blocked. Please email if you would like to reactivate your account.

 British Cycling Resources

We have hundreds of resources including videos, articles, blogs, routes, guides and ebooks available via our websites.

Explore Let's Ride blogs     

Explore Let's Ride Routes

Explore Ready Set Ride     

Explore Insight Zone

UK Coaching

British Cycling has teamed up with UK Coaching to give you discounted access to the subscription service. When you join UK Coaching, you’ll unlock a wide range of exclusive resources, learning and offers designed to help you connect, grow and empower people – from all walks of life.
Subscribe using discount code CYCLE20 and you’ll get a full 12 months’ access for just £20 (instead of the standard price of £24).

Use code CYCLE20

Sport England Club Matters

Club Matters is Sport England’s one stop shop for clubs, groups and organisations involved in the delivery of physical activity and sport. Club Matters provides free, convenient, practical resources to help organisations to develop, grow and become more sustainable and successful.

Explore Sport England Club Matters

UK Anti-Doping (UKAD)

UK Anti-Doping is an active participant in the global fight against doping in sport - and is the national body responsible for creating a UK-wide environment of confidence in clean sport. Whether that is in competition, training or spectating, UKAD are working for everyone who loves sport. Take their Clean Sport Advisor course to understand the role you can play as a coach, official or volunteer.

Free Clean Sport Advisor course


iCoachKids is an international, collaborative, multi-agency project aiming to support the development of a Specialist Children and Youth Coaching Workforce across the EU to make sure all youth sport participants have a positive experience led by suitably trained coaches leading to a lifelong involvement in sport and healthier lives. Free courses are available on their site - ideal for coaches or anyone working with children.

Free iCoachKids elearning courses

British Red Cross

If you have taken a course with British Red Cross (BRC) before you can access their online First Aid Annual Skills update course (usually £25 + VAT) for free, as well as their online community ‘Safe Hands’. Please get in touch with British Red Cross directly with any login issues.

If you have not attended a BRC course before, you may still like to explore their comprehensive first aid apps, which includes both an app for all ages and a children and babies specific one. Watch videos, read how to administer first aid and take tests to check your understanding.

Explore British Red Cross courses

Open University

Open University offer a phenomenal amount of free courses. Explore a variety of topics and take a course of your choosing, including our favourite:

Coaching others to coach

Explore Open University's free courses

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning offer over 15,000 courses across a number of areas and also offer a free 30-day trial – usually £15-25.

Explore LinkedIn Learning

Google Garage

Google offer a suite of courses and resources to develop digital marketing skills, an important skill in the digital age for marketing clubs, rides, activities and events. Most courses are free, with some paid for content available too.

If learning about digital marketing is your thing, there are further resources and pre-recorded webinars available at Media Trust.

Explore Google Garage

Ordnance Survey

Our friends at Ordnance Survey have developed a free resource to support anyone of any age to develop their map reading skills.

Free Map Reading resource

Cycling City course

The University of Amsterdam are offering a free online course called Unravelling the Cycling City. Perfect for cycling campaigners looking to develop their knowledge to build cases for investment in cycling infrastructure, the course examines the development of the Dutch cycling model and explores the benefits of multi-modal street space.

Free Unravelling the Cycling City course

British Sign Language

British Sign are offering their online Introduction to British Sign on a pay-what-you-can basis, with a minimum donation of £3.

Introduction to British Sign Language