Passing bike tests and licences

Your guide to getting a motorcycle licence, whether it's a CBT, A1, A2 or Direct Access, MCN has everything you need to know to get certified on your motorbike.

How to pass your CBT and ride a motorbike on L-plates

How to pass your CBT and ride a motorbike on L-plates

If you've decided you want to ride a motorbike, the first thing you'll need to do is complete a Compulsory Basic Training, or CBT course. It may be a step down from your dreams of exploring the open...

How to pass your full UK motorbike licence

How to pass your full UK motorbike licence

Passing the motorcycle licence in the UK - known as a category A - opens the door to one of the most exciting and liberating experiences going, but doing so can seem offputtingly complicated. Never...

How to pass your motorbike theory test

How to pass your motorbike theory test

The theory test is the second element of passing your full motorbike licence, occuring before the two practical modules and after the CBT. Related: everything you need to know about learning to...

How to pass your A1 motorbike licence

How to pass your A1 motorbike licence

Welcome to MCN’s guide to the A1 motorcycle licence, where we explain what it is, who it’s for and crucially, how to pass it. Related: everything you need to know about learning to ride a...

How to pass your A2 motorbike licence

How to pass your A2 motorbike licence

The A2 motorbike licence is the single quickest and most cost-effective way for 19-year-olds to progress to a full UK licence. Related: everything you need to know about learning to ride a...