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Dragon Rider Cymru

Dragon Rider Cymru

Dragon Rider Cymru is a motorcycle rider training course supported by the Driving Vehicle Standards Agency Enhanced Rider Scheme.

Neath Port Talbot's Road Safety Team has worked to develop this course of advanced rider skills which is delivered by experienced and qualified motorcycle Instructors who are accredited by the DVSA Register of Post Test Motorcycle Instructors under the Enhanced Rider Scheme. 

The course is subsidised by Welsh Government and is available to residents of the participating authorities and also available to riders from other areas who use the local authority roads for work or social purposes who wish to apply, for a limited period at no charge!

The course is held on a weekend and is one day in duration. It consist of a morning classroom session, the afternoon is road based.  In the afternoon we will use a variety of roads throughout the Welsh Counties to meet the motorcycle training needs of the individual rider, based on the advanced Police rider manual, Roadcraft.

Riders who have completed the Bikesafe course are encouraged to bring copies of their assessment forms for the afternoon session. The training ratio will be one Instructor to a maximum of two riders for the on road element. Delivery will be tailored to meet the individual needs of the rider.

At the conclusion of the day participants will be issued with a certificate of competence that is recognised by a wide variety of insurance companies and may attract a premium discount.

Courses are held year round and are currently available FREE of charge.

To reserve a place on the course, please contact the the online form.