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
Date
Location
Bookable
Dates & Times Course Location Price Booking
Sat 24th February 2018 Sat 24th February 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 24th February 2018 Sat 24th February 2018

12:30PM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Basic cycle skills group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sun 25th February 2018 Sun 25th February 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Urban Cycle Skills Group Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Thu 1st March 2018 Thu 1st March 2018

7:15AM

Driver CPC Training

Safe Urban Driving

Waltham Forest Low Hall Depot Waltham Forest Low Hall Depot Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Sat 3rd March 2018 Sat 3rd March 2018

7:15AM

Driver CPC Training

Safe Urban Driving

Waltham Forest Low Hall Depot Waltham Forest Low Hall Depot Free Fully Booked Fully Booked
Sat 3rd March 2018 Sat 3rd March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 3rd March 2018 Sat 3rd March 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Leytonestone Station Leytonestone Station Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 3rd March 2018 Sat 3rd March 2018

12:30PM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Basic cycle skills group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sun 4th March 2018 Sun 4th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Urban Cycle Skills Group Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 10th March 2018 Sat 10th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 10th March 2018 Sat 10th March 2018

12:30PM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Basic cycle skills group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sun 11th March 2018 Sun 11th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Urban Cycle Skills Group Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 17th March 2018 Sat 17th March 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Walthamstow Town Square Gardens Walthamstow Town Square Gardens Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sat 17th March 2018 Sat 17th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 17th March 2018 Sat 17th March 2018

12:30PM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Basic cycle skills group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sun 18th March 2018 Sun 18th March 2018

10:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

St. James St station St. James St station Free Fully Booked Not Required
Sun 18th March 2018 Sun 18th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Urban Cycle Skills Group Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 24th March 2018 Sat 24th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 24th March 2018 Sat 24th March 2018

12:30PM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Basic cycle skills group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sun 25th March 2018 Sun 25th March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Urban Cycle Skills Group Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 31st March 2018 Sat 31st March 2018

10:00AM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Complete Beginner Group Cycle Training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Sat 31st March 2018 Sat 31st March 2018

12:30PM

Adult Group Cycle Training

Basic cycle skills group training

Restriction: Live, work or study in Waltham Forest

Leyton Jubilee Park Leyton Jubilee Park Free Places Available Details
Wed 2nd May 2018 Wed 2nd May 2018

9:00AM

Dr Bike Session

Dr Bike Session

Leyton Sixth Form College Leyton Sixth Form College Free Fully Booked Not Required