Waltham Forest


Waltham Forest Council is working to make the borough a more cycle-friendly place. Cycling is a great way to travel around the Borough and the network of cycle routes is growing each year. The Council is offering support to those who want to travel by bike. Our services are available to those who live, work or study in Waltham Forest and we encourage anyone who is eligible to take advantage of them.

All our cycle training follows the national standards which include Level 1 (practising skills in an off-road environment to develop control), Level 2 (on minor, quiet roads) and Level 3 (complex road situations).

We currently offer the following services:

  • FREE 1 to 1 Cycle Skills sessions. Whether you're a first time rider or a regular cyclist looking to improve your skills, your instructor will tailor the session to suit your individual abilities and goals. Choose from: Basic Cycle Skills Book now or read more... Urban Cycle Skills Book now or read more... Advanced Cycle Skills Book now or read more...
  • FREE Family Cycle Skills. Gain confidence and learn skills to cycle as a family. Your instructor will tailor the session to your requirements. Book now or read more...
  • FREE Schools Cycle Training. For schools who wish to book a course or for more information, select from one of the following levels: Level 1, Level 1 & 2 or Level 3
  • FREE Group Cycle Training during the school holidays. See the courses currently available under Upcoming Events or for more information see Adult Group Cycle Training and Children's Group Cycle Training.
  • FREE Dr Bike Sessions where an experienced mechanic will check your bike is in good order. They’ll make minor adjustments there and then and advise you on any more complex fixes you may need. Please see the What's On page of the Waltham Forest website for dates and locations, or if you’d like to arrange a session for your organisation please contact us.

We also offer Safe Urban Driving courses for professional drivers. Please see the table below for courses currently available.

For more information about cycling in Waltham Forest visit the Council website.

Upcoming Events


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Course Type
Course Description
Location
Date
Bookable
Dates & Times Course Location Price Booking
Sat 25th January 2020 Sat 25th January 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Fully Booked
Sat 1st February 2020 Sat 1st February 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 1st February 2020 Sat 1st February 2020

10:00AM - 4:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session Dr Bike Session Highams Park, Larkshall Road and Signal Walk Jnct Highams Park, Larkshall Road and Signal Walk Jnct Free Not Required
Sat 8th February 2020 Sat 8th February 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 8th February 2020 Sat 8th February 2020

10:00AM

Bicycle Maintenance Classes

Basic Bicycle Maintenance Class

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Basic Bicycle Maintenance Class Basic Bicycle Maintenance Class Welcome to the Forest Bar Welcome to the Forest Bar Free Fully Booked
Sat 15th February 2020 Sat 15th February 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 15th February 2020 Sat 15th February 2020

10:00AM - 4:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session Dr Bike Session Francis Road, Leyton Francis Road, Leyton Free Not Required
Mon 17th February 2020 Mon 17th February 2020

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Mon 17th February 2020 Mon 17th February 2020

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Mon 17th February 2020 Mon 17th February 2020

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Tue 18th February 2020 Tue 18th February 2020

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Tue 18th February 2020 Tue 18th February 2020

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Tue 18th February 2020 Tue 18th February 2020

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Wed 19th February 2020 Wed 19th February 2020

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Wed 19th February 2020 Wed 19th February 2020

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Fully Booked
Wed 19th February 2020 Wed 19th February 2020

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Thu 20th February 2020 Thu 20th February 2020

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Thu 20th February 2020 Thu 20th February 2020

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Fully Booked
Thu 20th February 2020 Thu 20th February 2020

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Fri 21st February 2020 Fri 21st February 2020

9:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Fri 21st February 2020 Fri 21st February 2020

11:00AM

Child Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Complete Beginner Cycle Training (age 4+) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Fully Booked
Fri 21st February 2020 Fri 21st February 2020

1:30PM

Child Group Cycle Training

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road)

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Level 1 Bikeability (Off-road) Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 22nd February 2020 Sat 22nd February 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 29th February 2020 Sat 29th February 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 7th March 2020 Sat 7th March 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 7th March 2020 Sat 7th March 2020

10:00AM - 4:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session Dr Bike Session Walthamstow Town Square Gardens Walthamstow Town Square Gardens Free Not Required
Sat 14th March 2020 Sat 14th March 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 21st March 2020 Sat 21st March 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 21st March 2020 Sat 21st March 2020

10:00AM - 4:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session Dr Bike Session Leyton Temple Mills Leyton Temple Mills Free Not Required
Sat 28th March 2020 Sat 28th March 2020

9:30AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Complete Beginner Cycle Training Complete Beginner Cycle Training Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 28th March 2020 Sat 28th March 2020

10:00AM - 3:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session Dr Bike Session Coppermill School Coppermill School Free Not Required
Sun 29th March 2020 Sun 29th March 2020

2:00PM - 5:00PM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session Dr Bike Session Masjid Abu-Bakr Masjid Abu-Bakr Free Not Required
Sat 11th April 2020 Sat 11th April 2020

10:00AM

Bicycle Maintenance Classes

Basic Bicycle Maintenance Class

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Basic Bicycle Maintenance Class Basic Bicycle Maintenance Class Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details