• I want to test ride a motorcycle do i need to give the dealer my licence and NI number.

    No you dont if you know you are going to look at bikes make sure you have the check code with you that the dealer needs to gain access to your license history. This can be obtained by going onto https://www.gov.uk/view-driving-licence

  • I have an EEC licence

    To take a GB driving test or CBT, you normally have to live in Great Britain. If you have recently moved to Great Britain from another EU/EEA country, you must have lived in Great Britain for at least 185 days in the 12 months before taking the test and applying for a full driving licence.

    To take a Great Britain driving test you will need to do one of the following:
    Apply for a GB  form D91 this replaces the counterpart document (D58/2) (Application for a driving licence counterpart for non-GB licence holders) and enclosing your EU/EEA driving licence. We will send these back to you, free of charge, with your D58/2. However, you must pay the appropriate fee and give up your EU/EEA driving licence when you claim your full GB licence.

    Exchange your EU/EEA driving licence for a GB provisional licence.

  • I have an EEC licence and want to take a CBT or Motorcycle test in the UK

    You will need to apply to the DVLA for a UK  licence (BEFORE taking any training or test).

    To take a GB driving test, you normally have to live in Great Britain. If you have recently moved to Great Britain from another EU/EEA country, you must have lived in Great Britain for at least 185 days in the 12 months before taking the test and applying for a full driving licence.

    To take a Great Britain driving test you will need to do one of the following:

    Apply for a to the DVLA for a GB document (D91) (Application for a driving licence counterpart for non-GB licence holders) and enclosing your EU/EEA driving licence.

    We will send these back to you, free of charge, with your D58/2. However, you must pay the appropriate fee and give up your EU/EEA driving licence when you claim your full GB licence.
    Exchange your EU/EEA driving licence for a GB provisional licence.

  • I need to contact you outside office hours

    Please email  us we always try and monitor our emails outside of normal office hours. Our email address is: nigelnorton1313@gmail.com or you can text us (number on home page.

     

  • I want to take my full test on a Automatic Bike/Scooter

    That will be fine and we have bikes in both the A1 and A2 licence catagory. It will mean that you will only be able to ride an automatic bike/scooter.

  • I’ve failed my CBT

    You can not fail your CBT it just means you did not reach the right standard in one day.

    A second day is half price (£60 if retaken within 14 days) except if the reason for not getting through on day one was because your highway code /street sense was poor, if so our standard rates apply.

  • I’ve lost my provisional driving license ( you only need the photo ID part to do any training)

    You must apply to the DVLA (phone 0300 790 6801 ) for a duplicate costing £20

  • If I book a full motorbike test course do I have to pay a deposit?

    Yes we will require a deposit of £100 at the time of booking by card with the balance payable on the first day of training.

    If at the time of booking you have not passed your theory test, we will require full payment at the time of booking.

  • Theory Test

    They can be booked @ http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Diol1/DoItOnline/Doitonlinemotoring/DG_197297?CID=MTB&PLA=url_mon&CRE=book_theory_test costing £25.

     

     

    Most students will need to revise with many sites online to help i.e. http://www.drivingtestsuccess.com/

     

  • Training Ground Location

    Our Training ground is located just out side Worthing (Brighton Side) on the main A27. Worthing Training Ground Location    Worthing-Training-Ground-Location (1)

  • What do I need to bring with me for a CBT and COURSES

    You will need of your Driving Licence photo I’d.

    You will need to wear Jeans or heaving weight trousers and stout shoes or  boots with ankle protection. These are a MUST for the courses and tests will NOT be able to go ahead with inappropriate footwear or clothing as the examiners won”t conduct the test

    Any of the following motorcycle equipment although we will loan it to you if required – Motorcycle Helmet, Motorcycle Jacket, Motorcycle Gloves and waterproof over trousers if it’s likely to rain or is cold.

    A good understanding of the highway code see https://www.gov.uk/highway-code.

    If you are bringing your own bike it must be taxed, insured, an MOT, be roadworthy and have L plates (Full size) front and rear.

  • Training Book & Notes

    There are 2 practical tests: a Mod 1 and Mod 2, you must pass the mod 1 before you can take the mod 2.

    These are our training notes and must be read by all motorcycle students training with us:

    About the practical tests including booklet

  • What is the CBT about?

    Please watch the below video

  • Terms & Conditions

    Students cancelling their course must give 14 days notice to change or have a refund on a full test course and 1 clear working day notice on a CBT (cancel by 18.00 Thursday for a CBT on Saturday), after which a refund cannot be given. Refunds will NOT  be given or dates changed if students fail to bring the appropriate documentation on CBT. Deposits are also non refundable.

    As of 14/08/17 final payment for course will be due 7 days prior to course start date.

    Students MUST have a good understanding of English before booking, if we are in any doubt then the training will be terminated and no refund given, any further training will be chargeable . Students MUST also have a UK driving license.

    Suitable clothing for riding must be worn at all times ,ie;  Helmet , Jacket, Gloves, along with jeans,  firm drill cotton trousers, boots, leather trainers acceptable on CBT only. Boots or leather footwear with ankle protection is only acceptable on the full courses.If students turn up in sandals, plimsolls, shorts, three-quarter length trousers leggings or skirts etc we have the right to refuse entry onto our training ground and will be sent home with no refund.

    We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties

    On arrival at our site once Licenses have been checked you will be given an Indemnity Form to complete with a few details:

    Acknowledging you are aware of the hazardous nature and voluntarily accept the risks.

    You are aware that we have a zero tolerance policy on aggressive behaviour or abuse to anyone which can lead to us terminating the course/CBT

    Norton Motorcycle and Scooter Training bikes are covered by  insurance with an excess of up to  £750 payable by the student for any damage to ours or 3rd party property,  however caused however minor and paid for up to the excess at the TIME of damage, CBT certificates will be held or courses will terminated with no recompense to the student.

    Petrol is included on CBT .

    Petrol  is NOT included on any  of our full DAS courses and is the responsibility of the students.

    Your driving license is valid and has the correct entitlement allowing you to ride the bike ( specific to the course) on a public road and are not banned or prevented to do so.

    Your are in good health and not suffering from any medical condition or ailment that would make it unsafe to complete the course and ride on the public road.

    Students unable to complete their booked course, have inappropriate paper work or their own bike is defective will be charged at our standard rates for any additional training.

    UNATTENDED courses will be charged in FULL and deposits non refundable

    Norton Motorcycle and Scooter Training strives to ensure all elements of courses are completed in full, but events outside our control cannot be compensated for (i.e. weather conditions; Driving Standard Agency cancellations).

    The Norton Motorcycle and Scooter Training leaflet/web site is conditional to the booking.

    Students  MUST have read and understood the Highway Code before attending the courses.

    Payment of any balance will be due prior to commencing training. We do not accept cheques , American Express or Electron.

    CBT only courses are priced for one days training plus an extra day as per our FAQ, any additional days required will be charged at our standard rates

    No responsibility will be taken if students give inaccurate or misleading information resulting in an inappropriate course being booked and the CBT is for the first day only, should you not reach the required standard this will put the rest of the course in jeopardy resulting in the remaining course cost being lost. We would always recommend that novice students only book the CBT at first.

    A 3 day course is for somebody who can already confidently ride a 125cc Manual Machine – A 4 day course is for somebody who in the past has ridden to a reasonable standard but would need a day to regain their ability to confidently ride a 125cc Manual machine – a 5 day course is for somebody with a little experience in road riding and is a current road user. 6+ day courses are also available. As of the 1st September petrol is not included in the price of a full course and is the responsibility of the students.

    Please remember that as we get older thing can take a little longer to learn and that intensive courses are mentally and physically tiring. Motorcycling can be dangerous Norton Motorcycle and Scooter Training cannot accept liability for any injuries sustained.

    Theory Test

    As of the 14th November 2002 along with the Highway Code questions there will be a Hazard Perception Test.

    Learning material is available online and Apps available for smart phones, along with books and cd roms from shops