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Category AM (moped) – minimum age 16

  • Two-wheeled vehicle with a maximum design speed of 45 km/h (28 mph)
  • three- or four-wheeled vehicle with a maximum design speed over 25 km/h (15.5 mph), up to 50 cc and with a power output not exceeding 4 kW.

Category A1 – minimum age 17

  • motorcycles up to 125 cc, with a power output not exceeding 11 kW
  • tricycles with a power output not exceeding 15 kW.

Category A2 – minimum age 19

  • motorcycles with a power output not exceeding 35 kW.

Category A

  • unrestricted motorcycles with a power output over 35 kW (minimum age 24 under direct access, or 21 under progressive access)
  • tricycles with a power output over 15 kW (minimum age 21).
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CBT – ONE DAY COURSE (COMPULSORY BASIC TRAINING)

Compulsory Basic Training (CBT)

To take this course you must have a Provisional Motorcycle Licence and to validate this you must complete CBT. On completion of the course your CBT certificate will be valid for two years from the date of issue. Once your CBT certificate expires you must either retake CBT or pass the practical motorcycle test. Car drivers who pass their Practical Driving Test after February 2001 must now complete CBT before riding a moped.

CBT is conducted at our Manston & Barham Canterbury training centres and take one day to complete. It is essential that have a good knowledge of the Highway Code before attending the course. The course comprises classroom work, off road riding followed by a road ride with your instructor in radio contact.

£130 weekdays
£140 Saturday and Sunday

This includes the use of a motorcycle, helmet, jacket, gloves and bike-to-bike intercom. You must bring your *Drivers Licence* with you, we cannot start the course without sight of this. It is a course requirement that you are able to read a number plate, in good daylight, containing letters and figures 79.4mm high, from a distance of 20.5 metres whilst wearing your normal glasses or contact lenses if required. You will need to wear suitable strong boots or shoes and we suggest you bring a packed lunch and drink with you.

ALL CBT's MUST BE PAID FOR IN FULL AT THE TIME OF BOOKING.

TO BOOK PLEASE CALL: 01227 832958

EMAIL: sales@kent-motorcycles.co.uk

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*Licence check code - Since the abolition of the paper counterpart of your licence, you are now required to generate a check code (valid for 21 days) to accompany your photo card licence when hiring a vehicle. You can get this at https://www.gov.uk/view-driving-licence