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Urban Cycle Skills Booking Form

This form can be used to book the following cycle training sessions offered by CYC:

  • Adult Urban Cycling Skills Session – Suitable for individuals aged 16 years and over. You must have a road-worthy bike for the session. These sessions are focused on development of existing cycle skills.
  • Family Urban Cycling Skills Session – Suitable for family groups of no more than 2 adults and 2 children on road-worthy bikes. Children must be aged 8 years and over. Younger children can attend the session, but only if on the back of an adult’s bike. These sessions are centred around training the adults attending the session, if you would like cycle training specifically for your child please refer to our Bikeability section.

We are currently unable to accept online payments. You will receive an automated reply with how to make a payment by phone once your form has been submitted. Cash or cheque payments may be made at the Customer Service desk at West Offices, Station Rise, York YO1 6GA.

Please read the Privacy Notice for how we will use your data before you apply below.

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Contact Details

Training Required & details of attendees*

Adult Session

Family Session

Note £5.00 is payable if a second adult is attending a subsidised session, so £10.00 in total

Details of children attending

First child:

Second child:

Session Preferences

Please indicate your preferred time for the training to take place. Please note training will only be carried out in daylight hours and must be completed by 9pm. Tick all that apply: *

This will help us to match you to a suitable trainer when we process your form. We will notify you when a trainer has been assigned. They will then liaise with you directly to arrange a specific date and time for your training.

What would you prefer the session to cover, bearing in mind length of session booked (60/90 mins)? Tick all that apply: *

Route Preferences

If you have a route in mind for the session, e.g. route cycling to school, work, shops etc. please give details here:

Why would you like to take up this training opportunity?

Please give details of your/your family's current ability, what you hope to achieve by doing an Urban Cycle Skills training session, if there will be any younger children attending on the back of your bike (family sessions only) and any other information you think may be helpful for us to organise your session. *

Do you have any medical / special requirements?

Please bring any medication which may be required e.g. inhalers.

Please be aware that it is your responsibility to ensure that your bike is the correct height for you and roadworthy – Trainers reserve the right to refuse training if the bike is deemed not roadworthy.

City of York Council leaves the decision of wearing a cycle helmet entirely up to the individual. Please be aware that whilst training you will be required to wear a hi-vis tabard, this will be provided for you.

Participants are reminded that these sessions are held outdoors and therefore appropriate clothing should be worn during a session. Suncream/light rain jacket etc.

How did you hear about this training? *


Please select the session you would like to pay for and your payment method

90 minute training sessions are available at the subsidised rate of £5.00 per adult and are limited to one per individual/family group.

Please note if you are not a York resident we are unable to offer training at the subsidised rate. Normal rates will apply. See our Training page for details.

Payment Method *

By clicking submit you understand that your responses will be sent to the Road Safety Team at City of York Council and pending payment will be processed. You will receive a unique customer reference number which you will need to quote when making payment for the session.