Course Details

Assistant National Standard Instructor

National Standard Assistant Instructor
The national qualification that allows you to work as an Assistant Instructor on Bikeability schemes at Level 1 and Level 2. An ideal course for parents and teachers, who want to support cycle training in schools.

This is a 2-day course that teaches you to assist a fully accredited National Standard cycling instructor. An assistant instructor can only work alongside a fully accredited instructor.                           

  • National Standards
  • Qualities of an assistant instructor         
  • Safety
  • Risk assessments
  • Checking and adjusting bicycles for riders
  • Experiencing & teaching Level 1
  • Assessing trainees
  • Experiencing & teaching Level 2


2 days
Practical & written


Please contact the Courses & Training Helpline to find out if this course is available for booking: 01483 238 337

What next?

Some assistant instructors will want to continue to take the fully accredited National Standard Instructor course.




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