Nige has been riding for over 27 years and an instructor for over 6 years. He is a fully qualified DAS instructor and is also able to train instructors.
Graham has been a motorcycle instructor for 2 years but has been riding for over 30 years! He is a qualified motor-vehicle mechanic and handles the servicing of the motorcycles.
Julian has been instructing for over 20 years and riding for over 35 years! He has a keen interest in green-laning, vintage motorcycles and also competes in pre-60's trials.
Chrissy has been instructing for 8 years but riding for over 30 years! She has a passion for motocycles, expecially those with character (Rat style).
Compulsory basic training (CBT) is a course you have to take before you ride a moped or motorcycle on the road.After you’ve completed CBT, you can ride a:
Upon completion of your CBT you must ride with L plates on and you must either pass your full moped or motorcycle test within 2 years, or you have to either take CBT again or stop riding.
For more information please visit gov.uk/motorcycle-cbt
Need help practising for your theory?
At Rev 'N' Ride we have a dedicated room with the latest official software to help you understand the do's and dont's of the road.
All provisional licence holders training on a motorcycle over 125cc and 11kW power output can only be trained by a qualified DAS instructor.
The minimum age to take the full motorcycle licence, also called the catagory A, using the Direct Access scheme is 24. Restricted motorcycle licence for a 19 to 23 year old is 47 bhp.
The test will be examined by the DVSA in a test centre. The test is located in a safe off-road training area which will take around 20 minutes to complete. You'll be asked to do the following:
You must have passed the module 1 test before you can take the module 2 test. The module 2 test normally takes about 40 minutes and includes:
Do you fear the thought of riding a motorbike? think they are dangerous machines? or just curious because you have never ridden one before? Whatever your reason, these are sessions that will help you make up your mind.
Whether you want to try a scooter, a geared bike or even both, its entirely up to you. It's just a fun taster session to help you get a feel of a bike.