Cycling Service Experts

First Step Cycle are a dedicated team of instructors striving to change the behaviour of individuals, ensuring that sustainable travel is at the forefront of our company. We are here to provide you with a high quality, cost-effective solution to meet your requirements exactly.

The Path to safer Cycling

We put our partnership with you at the core of what we do. Our customers continue to partner with us every year because we listen to your Schools’ needs, focus on impacting your pupils’ development and use our team’s knowledge to continuously improve our service.

How we do it?

Pre Course Meeting

Quality Assurance

Regular Contact

Training At The Core Of Our Business

We Specialise in

All Ages

Early Years, KS1, KS2, KS3 & KS4 with adult and community sessions

Road Safety Journey

Bikeability, Cycle Enrichment, Active Travel and Instructor Training

Unparalleled Range of Services

Whether you’re looking for consultancy, Bikeability, or the planning, creation and delivery of bespoke cycle training and events, First Step Cycle are here to provide you with a high quality, cost-effective solution to meet your requirements exactly.


  • Improved enrichment offering
  • Boost your environmental credentials
  • Great foundations for a sustainable travel programme
  • Inclusive programme for all pupils
  • Encourages healthy lifestyles and increases physical activity
  • Improves cycle safety and reduces road accidents
  • Develop the skills and confidence of your pupils
  • Access to pedestrian skills training
  • Bikeability Plus is a programme of activities which complements the Bikeability scheme

Instructor Training

  • 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training
  • Approved Delivery Centre
  • 4-day instructor training course
  • Introduction to the National Standard
  • Mix of classroom based learning and practical activities
  • Post course assessment within six months on completion of the course
  • CPD training each year to ensure the instructors are up to date with any changes to the National Standard

Cycle Enrichment

  • Pre-Pedal
  • Early Years
  • Utilise specialist balance bikes that don’t have pedals
  • Concentrate on the core skills of balance and gross motor control
  • Go Scoot
  • FS to Year 6
  • Scooters, helmets & equipment provided
  • Encourages children to exercise to and from school


  • Commuter Cycle Training
  • Tailored sessions to fit the participant
  • Grow confidence in road cycling
  • Led by fully qualified instructors
  • FULLY FUNDED by Hull City Council to individuals and organisations

Active Travel

  • Pedestrian Skills
  • Fully funded basic pedestrian skills training course
  • Two session long course, designed for children in lower key stage 2
  • Incorporates the six rules of the Green Cross Code
  • Modeshift Stars
  • National schools awards scheme
  • Increases levels of sustainable and active travel
  • Every school across the country can participate

Meet The Team

Meet the wonderfully enthusiastic, passionate and talented individuals that lead the First Step Cycle team.

Louis Kirk

Cycle Manager

Lewis Crane

Cycle Team Leader

What they're saying

Below are just some of the positive things that our clients are saying about us. We are pleased to find that our services are such a success and can be so beneficial to so many individuals. This is why we do what we do.