Eden Pro Rider
Eden Pro Rider Training is a DSA Registered (RPMT) motorcycle
training establishment offering post test training for the Enhanced
Rider Scheme and Advanced Motorcycle Rider Training in Penrith, Cumbria.
We are located on the edge of the Eden Valley and to the west of the
Pennines which is an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are ideally
situated with easy access to the Northern Lakes, South West Scotland,
The Borders, Northumbria, North Yorkshire and County Durham.
DSA Registered Post Test Trainer & Advanced (IAM & RoSPA)
Training in Cumbria
note we do not offer CBT or Direct Access Courses)
2013 New Rider Test Regulations
For many years, both Cumbria and the Eden Valley have featured highly
with motorcyclists locally and nationally. Numerous reviews have
highlighted this area, especially Hartside (A686) as a "top rated ride"
in the UK and Western Europe. Those challenging roads, scenic views and
varied rides are all within our training area. In the south of the
county, "Devils Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale" (A65) provides a stop off point
and time for that well earned break and refreshment.
Penrith, Keswick, Kendal, Carlisle and West Cumbria provide that
essential element of town and city riding experience, linking into the
main roads which further enhance open road riding skills.
Advanced rider training to the Institute of Advanced Motorists and RoSPA
standards are available. We can also arrange for a test at the end of
With ever increasing leisure activity and popularity of motorcycling
nationally, together with those riders who return to biking after a "lay
off " period, we offer an opportunity to have your riding assessed by a
professional and complete a programme of re-skilling to modern day
machines. Developing riding techniques, highlighting current dangers and
trends equipping the rider with "live to ride, ride to live" skills.
We have access to quality local accommodation (B&B to Hotels) for those
travelling from further a field. We can recommend a number of campsites
in the local area, please ask for details.
Eden Pro Rider Training is owned and operated by John Forrester, a
retired police officer, having served 29 years mainly within traffic
policing and a keen motorcycle enthusiast. Having qualified as a police
advanced motorcyclist, he is able to use his experience and training to
develop other riders observations, planning, skills and handling - all
essential to coping with the current roads infrastructure.
Motorcycling is all about freedom but daily dangers exist and bikers are
all too often injured or worse. We aim to provide essential skills to
reduce the risk to you and your pillion so you can enjoy the freedom of
the roads with confidence with your newly acquired riding skills.
students are equipped with radio receivers. As our courses often cover
large distances we have the option to use a bike mounted video camera to
replay sections of the ride for instructional purposes.
Eden Pro Rider Training is associated with Intaride.com as its preferred
communications and video equipment supplier.
Having completed a Police Advanced Motorcycle & Car Course, I hold both
IAM and RoSPA Gold certificates. I examine riders taking the RoSPA
advanced course (Bronze, Silver and Gold levels).
Our aim is to provide quality tuition and develop rider skills for that"
on road experience", to compliment our courses there is a rider manual
to support the learning process, this is available for purchase via the
The Essential Post Test Motorcycle Rider Guide
Written by J Forrester
View sample pages of my new book Click here
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