CBT Licence at north-west-london

CBT Training in North West London

Compulsory Basic Training or CBT is the first stage of motorcycle training which lasts around 6-8 hours on one day. You're required to take a CBT if you wish to ride any form of motorcycle. You will need a provisional licence and your NI number on the day of training. The day itself consists of 5 parts, 4 of which will be off-road. The final stage will be an observed road ride.

The five parts of CBT Training consist of the following parts:

Whilst the CBT is not a test, if the instructor feels you are not safe to go on the road, they will end your training and ask you book again for further training.

How much does CBT Training Cost in North West London?

Training costs can vary depending on the school, this is due to varying costs for site rental, gear, bikes etc. Generally for North West London you can expect to pay between £150-£180. At RideTo you are able to compare all training by typing in the postcode above.

North West London CBT Training Locations

We have a large choice of training schools in North West London. All our training sites are easily accessible with great transport links. Popular locations include Edgware, Wembley, Walthamstow, Watford and Hatfield.

Why Should I Ride a Motorcycle in North West London?

North West London has multiple RideTo partner sites for CBT Training. Both of which have excellent transport links and instruction. The two sites are in Edgware and Wembley.

The Edgware site is based on the high street, which is about 5 minutes walk from Edgware station on the Jubilee line and our Wembley site, which is on Lumen Road, is between two stations, South Kenton and North Wembley.

If you are travelling from London out to North West London for your CBT Test then these two locations are easily accessible via tube, alternatively, Watford is a great location to learn to ride for those looking to enjoy the mixture of a city centre bustle, residential streets and dual carriageways.

If you are unsure whether you can take a CBT test or looking to brush up on the UK motorcycle licences for motorcycles and mopes then RideTo guide section has you covered.

What Motorbike, Scooter or Moped can I ride in North West London?

Once you have completed your CBT you will be able to ride a moped, scooter or 125cc motorcycle if you're over the age of 17. If you are under the age of 17 then you will only be able to ride a 50cc powered machine.

How do I get a full motorcycle licence?

The first step to getting your full motorcucle licence is getting your CBT. After that you will need to take a motorcycle theory test. This will cost £23 and can be booked on the gov.uk site and is made up of a theory and hazard perception test.

After you have done both of these steps you will have to complete some full motorcycle training days. This can be anywhere between 4-7 days depending on your experience and skill.

If you are looking to get started in your journey towards a full licence then take this quiz to see where you need to start.

Book Motorcycle Lessons in North West London

Motorcycle Lessons in North West London cost as little as £99. However, unlike a car driving licence to get on two wheels you don't need to take extensive motorcycle lessons to enjoy the freedom of a motorbike. Motorcycle lessons in London is actually motorbike training and often riders go straight for CBT Training.

To book motorcycle lessons before your CBT Training you can take an Introduction to Motorcycling course. This will give you a quick 2-3 hour course as a taster session before you commence your CBT Training that takes 1 day to complete.

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