free compulsory basic training (CBT) session with Bikewize, a local provider, for people who live, work or study in Merton. You must have a current provisional or full UK driving licence.
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CBT is a course you usually have to take before you ride a moped or motorcycle on the road. The training makes sure you can ride safely on your own while you practise for your full moped or motorcycle tests.
Book a free CBT session
About the training
You’ll get a certificate when you successfully complete the course. CBT isn't a test that you pass or fail.
After you've completed CBT you can ride a:
- moped if you're 16 or over
- motorcycle up to 125cc and with a power output of up to 11kW if you're 17 or over.
You must use L plates.
You must pass your full moped or motorcycle test within 2 years, or you have to either take CBT again or stop riding.
You can be fined up to £1,000 and get up to 6 penalty points for riding without a valid CBT certificate.
The session usually lasts a full day and there are 5 parts to the course:
- introduction and eyesight check
- on-site training
- on-site riding
- on-road training
- on-road riding.
Find out more about CBT motorcycle and moped training (GOV.UK website)