Cycling safety and training

Cycling safety and training

Safe cycling

Our Drive Safe Cycle Safe campaign aims to improve cyclist safety by raising awareness of

  • advanced stop line
  • risks of undertaking Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV)
  • the importance of being seen when cycling.

If your route takes you close to a tram line please see our advice on cycling near trams.

Cycle skills training

Cycling lessons to get you started or improve your skills are available from the Bike Station. 

Cycling Scotland provides details of trainers and allows you to search for a trainer in your area. A good course to start with is essential cycling skills.  This helps build confidence with cycling on the road and basic repairing.  You can download a free app to help you refresh your cycling skills.

Cycle training for school pupils is also available.

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