The Cycle Training Standards Board

Department for Transport
Publication type:
Published date:
31 January 2011 
Roads, Sustainable travel


About the CTSB

The Cycle Training Standards Board (CTSB) was formed in February 2007 by the Department for Transport (DfT) as an advisory body to the DfT on the National Standard for Cycle Training. The CTSB's current (January 2011) membership includes representatives from the following organisations:

  • British Cycling
  • CTC
  • Cycling England
  • Department for Transport (Chair)
  • Larsoa
  • Northern Ireland Assembly
  • RoSPA
  • Scottish Executive
  • Welsh Assembly Government

The Role of the CTSB

The role of the CTSB is to advise the DfT on the development, maintenance and delivery of the National Standard for Cycling Training. The CTSB will:

  • Provide advice and comment on the development of the National Standard;
  • Take part in consultations and working groups relating to the development of the National Standard;
  • Provide technical advice to the DfT on issues relating to the National Standard;
  • Assist the DfT in providing quality assurance for the National Standard;
  • Keep the DfT informed of the views and experiences of the cycle training industry and other interested parties; and,
  • Be advocates and ambassadors for the National Standard.

Members of the group will be invited to contribute to the above by attending meetings chaired by the DfT and by taking part in consultations and working groups, both on-line and in person.

Meeting minutes

CTSB meeting minutes - 15 December 2010 (PDF - 37 KB)


For enquiries or further information about the National Standard or CTSB please email: nsi@​sdgworld.​net.