1. Overview

The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) and Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) have merged to form the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

You can apply to the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) to become a DVSA assessed compulsory basic training (CBT) motorcycle instructor.

CBT is a training course that most learner motorcycle and moped riders must take before riding on the road.

To become a DVSA assessed CBT motorcycle instructor you must:

  • be 21 or older
  • have a Great Britain or Northern Ireland driving licence
  • have had a full category A2 or A motorcycle licence for at least 3 years

You’ll have to take a 2-day assessment at the DVSA’s training and development centre in Cardington, Bedfordshire.

When you qualify

When you pass you must work for a motorcycle approved training body (ATB) to be able to:

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