NCA is a 1st4Sport recognised delivery centre

We’re also a JAUPT and MIAS approved training centre for Instructor qualifications in Manchester.

Mountain bike leader level 1 courses

We are now offering MIAS Level 1 courses in Manchester!

Safe Urban Driving Courses

Our safe Urban Driving course, delivered on behalf of Transport for Greater Manchester, is designed for professional HGV, LGV and PCV drivers.
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bike maintenance course

Cycle Maintenance
(Coming soon)

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Mountain Bike Instructor Courses

Urban Driving

Welcome to NCA Academy.

NCA Academy is an approved 1st 4 sport Recognised Delivery Centre who offer the Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training in Manchester to new instructors, via a 4 day training course and current instructors (NSI’s) who wish to convert to the new qualification via the Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) route. NCA can also offer a suite of Bikeability Trust approved CPD modules.

Nationwide Cycling Academy are based in a converted barn within the beautiful Philips Country Park in Bury, 6 miles to the north of Manchester City Centre and within easy reach of junction 17 of the M60, the Metrolink network and NCN route 6. We are happy to offer courses for cycle maintenance and cycle training in Manchester both at our training rooms or at a location to suit you. Call us on 0161 796 6221 or email for general enquiries.

We want your learning experience with NCA Academy to be informal, informative, realistic and fun!

  • Before your training, we will help you prepare by ensuring you have all relevant pre-course information at your fingertips.
  • During your training, our tutors will work with you to ensure that you are ‘delivery ready.’
  • After your training, we are always on hand to offer support and advice.

All our accredited instructor training courses are led by experienced instructors with plenty of real-world experience and knowledge. Whether you are a beginner or have been riding for years, we can help you develop your skills and knowledge to become a qualified bike instructor.

Whether you are new to cycle training or an experienced instructor, why not sign up for a course with NCA Academy today? We look forward to welcoming you on board!

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Based at Philips Park in Whitefield

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Preferred as the cycle training provider to: