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.
kids bike club


Cycle maintenance

Cycle Maintenance
(Coming soon)

cycling holiday camps

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 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 cycle maintenance and training courses 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 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.

Based at Philips Park in Whitefield

philips park location

Preferred as the Manchester cycling lessons training provider to: