Cycling

Cycle Training

Sign up for a free cycle training course to improve your confidence and practical on-road cycling skills.

Training is delivered one-to-one or in small groups.

To book contact Tember at Blackburn with Darwen Council on 07966776114 or email: tember.walsh@blackburn.gov.uk

Bikeability

Bikeability is a cycle training course aimed at commuter cyclists. If you are keen to build up your on road cycling skills this two hour course could be for you.

We deliver levels 1 – 3. It covers a variety of skills:

 

  • Preparing for a journey
  • Understanding advanced road positioning
  • Passing queuing traffic and hazard perception
  • Understanding driver blind spots
  • Reacting to hazardous road surfaces
  • How to use roundabouts and junctions controlled by traffic lights
  • Multi-lane use and sharing the road with other cyclists
  • Cycling in groups

 

The session is delivered by a national standards trained instructor and can take place at a location and time suited to participants although it must take place within the borough.

For information on East Lancashire outside of the Blackburn with Darwen boundary please click here 

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