Learn to Ride is a high quality cycle training course offered free of charge to any Birmingham resident aged over 18 years, who holds a Birmingham City Council Leisure Card.

Learn to Ride follows the National Standard for cycle training guidelines and delivers training for cyclists of all skill levels from complete beginners to cyclists wishing to ride on the road. There are two Learn to Ride courses available:

Level 1

The Level 1 sessions are for people to improve their riding control skills and can include teaching people to pedal. These sessions are delivered on traffic free training sites.

Level 2

Level 2 courses are aimed at cyclists who can demonstrate they can ride to a proficient Level 1 standard. A cyclist must be able to competently ride and control their bike before they are admitted on to a level 2 course. These are on road sessions.

Locations & Times for May 2017

Shard End Wellbeing Centre

Kingstanding Wellbeing Centre

Handsworth Wellbeing Centre

Small Heath Wellbeing Centre

Edgbaston Reservoir

Saltley Wellbeing Centre

Calthorpe Pavilion

Locations & Times for June 2017

Shard End Wellbeing Centre

Kingstanding Wellbeing Centre

Nechells Wellbeing Centre

Holders Lane

To book a space on our Learn to Ride programme, please phone 0121 464 1020, or email bigbirminghambikes@birmingham.gov.uk. You will need your Leisure Card number.