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Provisional Motorcycle Licence

Provisional Motorcycle Licence

Your provisional motorcycle licence is the first step on the road to becoming a fully-fledged biker. A provisional motorcycle licence is needed before you can even think about riding a motorbike on the roads – it is your provisional entitlement to ride motorbikes on UK roads. Provisional Entitlement If you have already passed your car […]

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CBT Test

CBT Test

Successfully completing the Compulsory Basic Training or CBT test allows you to ride on the roads using motorbikes up to 125cc. With a couple of exceptions*, it’s illegal to ride motorcycles on the road if you haven’t taken a CBT, and you’ll need to take the CBT if you intend to ride any size of […]

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Motorcycle Theory Test

Motorcycle Theory Test

Photo by MrB-MMX As with a car driving test, before you can take your practical motorbike test, you’ll need to pass a motorcycle theory test. The theory test can seem daunting for some people, but with some basic preparation there’s no need to worry. To book a test you will need a valid licence – this could be a […]

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Practical Motorbike Test

Practical Motorbike Test

Once you have a valid provisional motorcycle licence, you’ve passed a CBT and your theory test, you are ready to take the practical motorbike test. Practical Motorbike Test Modules The test is split into two sections, Module 1 and Module 2. The two modules are taken on separate days. You need to have passed Module […]

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Full Motorcycle Licence

Full Motorcycle Licence

There are several different categories of motorcycle licence which are based on the size of your machine and your experience. Here we’ll explain the differences between these, and how you can go about getting a full motorcycle licence. Moped (Category P) and Category A1 Licence The moped (Category P) licence covers mopeds (up to 50cc) […]

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Motorbike Direct Access

The Motorbike Direct Access course is only open to learner riders over the age of 21 at the point of taking their practical motorcycle test. Like other riders, Direct Access riders must have passed their motorcycle theory test and their CBT test before taking their practical test. The difference is that Direct Access riders take […]

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Accelerated Access Course

Motorcyclists who pass their motorcycle practical test on a standard learner bike are only allowed to ride a motorbike of up to 25kW and a power to weight ratio of up to 0.16 kW/kg for the first two years after passing their test. However, if you turn 21 during that two-year period then you are eligible for the […]

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