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April 2020


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 Motorcycle Training in Blaenau Gwent Since 2001



COVID 19 Update

10th September 2020

We hope to restart CBT courses during October 2020.

CBT Bookings will be taken from 1st October.

DVSA practical test appointments are still in short supply.

Please use the contact us tab at the top of this page for latest information on practical test availability.






  •       CBT compulsory Basic Training

  • Standard licence

  • Direct Access Scheme

  • Loan Bikes available

  • 50cc 125cc 500cc 600cc

 This Web site is aimed at helping you find the information you need to help you pass your motorcycle test and get the most out of riding your bike.




A little bit About us.

Active Rider Training is a Driving Standards Agency approved motorcycle training body  

 Based in Tredegar, Gwent, South Wales. 

( Close to the A465 Heads of the Valleys road)

   Established since 2001 after many miles and years of Motorcycling experience. 


The business is owned by Chris Williams, A motorcycle rider with over 35 years experiance who is the Driving Standards Agency "Cardington" qualified instructor to Direct Access Grade, A Driving Standards Agency Enhanced rider  instructor who also holds a ROSPA Diploma in Advanced Motorcycle Instruction, the highest qualification available. We are also affiliated with the local IAM and RoSPA groups in the Gwent area.

So you can be assured the advice given is of the best available.

Our Aims

Our aims are to provide motorcycle training in the Gwent area,

Giving our students a chance learn a "Skill for Life" in a safe, stuctued, cost effective manor.

Our Thoughts

 Some people may say that motorcycling is dangerous. And statisically it is !

However we think that if you receive the correct level of training and ride with responsibly and safety in mind then you are able to minimize the risks and motorcycling can be safe and fun activity.


Contact us    Please us the link on the top of this page.


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This page was last updated: September 10 2020.