New Rider Training Course

Compulsory Basic Training

Crawley Training Site

Thanks for booking your CBT course with MTS Sussex, we look forward to meeting you on the day.

VERY IMPORTANT: For your safety you must be able to communicate in English & have a basic knowledge of the highway code to complete any training with MTS. You must also wear appropriate clothing and footwear, without this you will be sent away and forfeit your training and fees. The list is non exhaustive but includes a minimum of jeans without holes, rips, tears, not shorts, skirts or track suits, and you must have sturdy footwear (ideally boots non steel toe cap, non fashion/high heel) not sandals, Crocs, deck shoes or similar, however sturdy trainers are acceptable if you do not have boots.

If  you have also booked a friend and have not already told us their name & bike choice please do so by replying to your confirmation email, thank you. (*50cc Auto | *125cc Auto | *125cc manual.)

Here’s some things for your reference, please read them carefully as they may affect your training:

MTS Sussex, The Mill Primary Academy, (entrance in Southwater Close) Crawley, West Sussex RH11 0EL. DO NOT ENTER THE PREMISES, PLEASE WAIT OUTSIDE THE GATE UNTIL WE ARE WITH YOU - we will be expecting you!

WE MEET AT 08:15: Although we ask you NOT TO ARRIVE BEFORE 08:00, there is a great deal to complete on the day which means we are unable to include late arrivals.

Please enter the green gates at the rear of the school from Southwater Close, there are parking spaces on the road.


There is street parking, however please note parking is completely at your own risk and neither vehicles nor contents are the responsibility of MTS or The Mill Primary Academy school.

DOCUMENTS: (*if applicable).

Please bring your photo card licence. If you have an original style without the photo card, please use the following link to access the government website: and follow the instructions using the share code they give you to print out a copy of entitlement. It is very important to bring this with you as unfortunately we are unable to access or print it on your behalf.  Your licence should display either category A, AM, P or Q. If it doesn’t display the correct category please contact the DVLA.
If using your own bike please bring proof of your insurance, tax & MOT* & current / last CBT certificate* (we can’t accept emailed copies.) Your bike must be roadworthy, taxed and display L-plates front and rear

Please bring lunch with you as we will be stopping for a lunch break.

We can supply a helmet, jacket, gloves and waterproof over- trousers, however, due to hygiene you must wear your own ‘suitable’ footwear. Motorbike boots of course are perfect, but walking boots, DM’s or similar (please avoid steel toe caps,) sturdy shoes or at the very least trainers are acceptable. Deck shoes, plimsoles, sandals etc are not acceptable so please do not expect to be allowed to wear them.
VERY IMPORTANT:  Remember by booking, you have agreed to adhere to the T’s & C’s.

If you have any questions meanwhile, please do get in touch, otherwise thank you once again for choosing MTS Sussex, we look forward to completing your training with you.

All the best MTS Sussex