British Cycling aim to ensure great delivery and high standards are maintained across the practice of all volunteer and professional roles through the continual professional development of learners.
Keeping abreast of ever-changing ideas inevitably leads to better delivery and consequently a brighter future for our sport. Explore the opportunities available for you to develop your skills through our partners below.
Opportunities available with British Cycling can be found .
British Cycling Workshops
Below are links to the available British Cycling Workshops:
British Cycling has teamed up with UK Coaching to give you discounted access to the UKCoaching.org 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).
British Cycling Members can access Training Peaks Online University with a 20% discount and also access a free WKO5 course, covering the user interface, customising charts and using powerful metrics.
Subscribe to Training Peaks using discount code bc20tpu.
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.
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.
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.
British Red CrossIf 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.
Open University offer a phenomenal amount of free courses. Explore a variety of topics and take a course of your choosing, including our favourite: