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Adult advanced cycle training

Adult advanced cycle training is offered as part of a range of training sessions offered by Essex County Council. The training is a one to one session that will enable you to improve your knowledge and confidence of cycling on the road. It is suitable for all cyclists, regardless of your level of experience. 

Essex County Council are currently offering adult advanced cycling for free.  
 
If you are interested in trialling an electric cargo bike, then we strongly encourage you to take advantage of this time limited offer and book your one to one adult advanced cycle training now. 

How to book

To book, you will need to fill out a form with your details.

Essex County Council also offer other bike training courses. If you are interested in any of the other Bikeability courses for your friends and family, you can email Saferessexroads@essexhighways.org to book.  

What to expect from Adult advanced cycling

Depending on your current level of cycling experience you are looking at a time commitment of:
  • 2 hours for an experienced cyclist who is confident cycling on most roads
  • 4 hours for a cyclist with some experience and confidence cycling on quiet roads
  • 6 hours (2 sessions) for someone who can cycle but lacks confidence to cycle on the road
You will need your own bike and helmet.
 

Page last reviewed: 24 November 2020