This award is designed to upskill staff or volunteers working in centres that provide outdoor activities, in Mountain Bike Leadership.
On completion of the course Level 1 leaders will be trained to a standard that enables them to lead introductory level mountain bike rides on limited pre-determined routes.
The course covers equipment set-up and safety checks, puncture repair, fundamental mountain bike techniques, skills for effective group management and emergency procedures.
What does the course include?
One day of practical training at the accredited outdoor centre.
There is no formal assessment, but the tutor will review participants throughout the day.
How much does it cost?
Centre Accreditation - £395.00
Level 1 Mountain Bike Leadership course for up to 8 leaders - £695.00
How long will the course take to complete?
What do I need to register my organisation?
To become an Accredited Level 1 centre, you will need to undergo a Centre Accreditation process in partnership with British Cycling that will lead to a formal inspection prior to any delivery of leadership training.
If your organisation would like to become an Accredited Level 1 centre or you would like further information, please complete our Application Form.