Merton Council

Home Home Merton Adult Education Home Jobs in children's social care Home Wandle Valley Low Carbon Zone Home Safeguarding Children Board Home Joint Strategic Needs Assessment
This page will shortly be moving to our new website
Business rates e-billing

Be a Brighter Biker (pre-learner moped and scooter training)

As part of our collision reduction programme Road Safety offers novice moped and scooter riders free off and on-road training.

Our 2 part programmme comprises:

  • classroom theory session - see below
  • free CBT day (compulsory basic training) provided by an approved training organisation

In order to participate in this session you MUST:

1    Have a provisional motorcycle license or full motor car license with provisional moped/scooter entitlement and participate in he free on 'on road' CBT training.

2    Live, work or attend further education in the London Borough of Merton

3    Send in a £25 refundable deposit to secure your place.  This will be given back to you when you attend the classroom theory session

4    You can only attend this course once.  If you have attended previously please contact us first on 020 8545 3205 to check if you can register

Further information

The 3 hour classroom session is at a local centre and comprises

Road accidents - the facts

Observation Test - Do you really see what you see?

Legislation affecting riders

Safety equipment - helmet, clothing, accessories.  Why and what's best for you

Buying a motorcycle or scooter - advice and tips on saving money

Road Riding - hazard perception from a riders perspective

Advanced observation test

Preparing for your CBT

The DSA motorcycle test

Ongoing training opportunities

The practical CBT session will be provided by an approved instructor

Contact us

Future Merton
London Borough of Merton
Civic Centre
London Road

Telephone: 020 8545 3205/6

This page was last updated on Thursday 3 November 2016

Top of page