Instructor Training Organisation

Benefits of membership

  • Membership card that card can be used for verification or as an ID card for cycle training purposes.
  • The option of attending bi-monthly HCT Instructors' meetings
  • e-newsletters to include updates on National Standards for cycle training
  • Free initial mentoring session by HCT-ITO of your training
  • Free opportunity to observe up to three of HCT's training sessions per year
  • The option to attend a 6 hour Cycle Training Conference (cost £30) to include discussion of best practice, CPD (Continuing Professional Development) modules and refreshments
  • The opportunity to attend all or part of our 4 Day Instructor Training Course (cost £30 per day) to update your cycle training skills
  • Other CPD courses (chargeable) including refresher courses at all levels, learning through games, Family Cycle Training and much more

Conditions of membership

  • Applicants must submit an application form and be able to provide names and addresses of two written references.
  • Applicants must have been trained by Haddenham Cycle Training or by another ITO or by a previous ITP.
  • Evidence of cycle training qualifications must be provided to HCT (eg: Certificate or Log Book)
  • Applicants must have a valid NSI number, issued by the Department of Transport.
  • Applicants must hold a current DBS (CRB) and be able or produce the original.
  • Applicants must be willing for an HCT Instructor Trainer to come and observe and mentor one of their training sessions (no charge) and be prepared for further training and mentoring if necessary (chargeable).
  • It is strongly recommended that applicants attend First Aid training. If First Aid Training has been attended, evidence of qualification must be provided.
  • Membership will need to be renewed annually
  • Members are expected to attend at least 3 hours CPD training per year. The HCT-ITO annual Cycle Training Conference is the most effective way to achieve this. See above for details.