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How old do I need to be to do my CBT?

16 years old.

I have a full car licence, do I need a CBT?

If you have a full car licence which was obtained before the 1st February 2001 then you automatically have a full moped licence but may only ride a 49cc moped. If you passed your test after this then you will require a CBT.

Do I need to do another CBT to ride a 125cc when I am 17 years old?


If I do my CBT on an automatic, can I ride a geared bike?

Yes, CBT is a blanket cover – It will cover a rider for all types of moped/bike up to 125cc.

Can I fail a CBT?

You cannot fail a CBT, however if you do not reach the required standards then you will have to re-book and train again.

How long will my C.B.T last?

2 years.

How long does CBT take?

A CBT will last a whole day taking between 7 and 9 hours.

Do I need to take a theory test before coming to do my CBT training?

No. A theory test is only required for a full motorcycle licence and not for a CBT.

Once I’ve passed my CBT can I ride on the motorways?

No. As per learner car drivers you are not allowed on the motorways until you have passed your full test.

Once I’ve passed my CBT can I take passengers?

No. If you only have your CBT then you cannot take pillion passengers on your moped. You can only take passengers once you have taken the theory and practical and have your full moped licence.

Can I do the CBT with a foreign driving licence?

If you have a EU licence, you will need to obtain a UK paper counterpart from the DVLA. For any other licences outside of the EU, these will need to be replaced for UK driving licences by the DVLA before you can take a CBT.