CBT Training

CBT Training


Please Note:

We are now booking CBT courses into September.

Due to the continuation of the Corona Virus and In the interest of our customer’s health, safety and wellbeing, ALL customers attending the CBT course, must provide their own legal to current UK guidelines, motorcycle helmets, visors, jackets and gloves. Face masks must also be worn during indoor activities.

What is CBT?

CBT is a course of compulsory basic training which all learner motorcycle and moped riders must complete before riding on the road.

How old do I need to be?

16 for Moped riders (Category AM)

17+ For Motorcycles(125cc /15bhp)

Licence Requirements?

To begin riding a motorcycle on the road you must be at least 17 years old and hold a driving licence, which allows you to ride motorcycles (Category A). The licence can be any of the following:

  • A provisional driving licence. This provides provisional car, motorcycle and moped entitlement.
  • A full car licence. This provides provisional motorcycle entitlement.
  • If you hold a Full moped licence. This provides provisional motorcycle entitlement.

Any other requirements?

  • Be able to read a standard number plate @ 20.5m and
  • Medically fit (i.e. not signed off under a doctors note) and
  • Most importantly you want to ride your bike!

What happens after?

Your CBT certificate is valid for a 2-year period from issue. After completing your CBT learner riders may ride:

  • A solo motorcycle up to 125cc with 15bhp.
  • A moped or scooter up to 50cc (for 16 year olds)

You then have a choice depending on your age:

  • Remain riding on your CBT certificate.
  • Take a 125cc motorcycle to test 17+
  • Take a 395cc motorcycle to test 19+
  • Progress onto our Direct Access Course 24+

So how do I book my CBT?

It’s easy just call  us on 07872 319161.
The cost of our course is £150 which includes up to 7 hours training if required and bike hire. Unfortunately we are currently not operating from Abergavenny until further notice.
We run the courses on most week days and alternate weekend dates.
To book a course you need to pay the full payment, this can be done over the phone by any debit or credit card.Please give us a call for latest availability.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high demand for our courses IT IS A NON REFUNDABLE BOOKING.

On the day. (New Covid-19 guidelines)

> You will need to present your VALID drivers license.
> Glasses if you wear them. Read a number plate from 20     metres.
> Provide temperature check
> Firm shoes or boots (no steel caps) and no trainers.
> Please provide waterproofs if needed.
> Please provide your own helmet and gloves.
> Please also bring some lunch and refreshments for the day.
Cancellation policy.

Biketrain Wales Ltd. retain the right to withhold the full amount paid in the event of personal cancellation, failed eyesight test, expired driving license or non attendance on the course day. No payments will be lost in the event that Biketrain Wales has to cancel or postpone courses due to current Covid-19 regulations.