Terms and Conditions
- PAYMENTS, DEPOSITS & CANCELLATIONS
CBT £ 30.00 deposit 5 days notice required to cancel
CBT Deposit non-refundable if rearranged without 48 hours notice
DAS, A, A2 and 125cc test courses £200.00 is a non-refundable deposit
7 days notice required to rearrange all test training and test dates, training fees are non-refundable once the course has started.
All our motorcycles are comprehensively insured against road risks and the company has comprehensive public liability insurance.
- SAFETY EQUIPMENT
DRAGON supplies jackets, gloves and a full face approved safety helmet. Slip on shoes, sandals or dress shoes are not suitable for riding a motorcycle. Please ensure you wear suitable footwear, we recommend boots which offer ankle protection. We do not recommend steel toe capped boots. You are welcome to bring your own helmet and motorcycle clothing if you wish. DRAGON will not accept liability for injuries sustained as a direct consequence of not wearing a full face safety helmet.
DSA clothing requirements for test are strict and non-negotiable. You may lose your test if theses requirements are not adhered to.
- YOUR RIDING ABILITY
Compulsory Basic Training can usually be completed in a day, however, you must complete each element successfully in turn. If your Instructor feels you require more training to achieve a satisfactory level of riding and demonstrate your potential safety on the motorcycle, you may be required to complete some remedial training in one or more of the elements at a later date. Everyone learns at different rates it may take you one or more days to successfully complete your CBT.
If your assessed riding ability is weak and deemed too dangerous to continue, your trainer may deem it necessary to terminate your training, if damage to property or risk to life is potentially identified.
If you are not successful on Element C and you do not reach the required standard of riding, you will receive a debrief about your ability.and further advice will be given about how to move forwards with your training. Your Cbt training and any further training you need to progress must be booked in advance on another date. Charged at £20 per hour
Students must pass the standard driver’s eyesight test*(The ability to read a number plate from 20.5m). .
- HIGHWAY CODE
Students must have a good knowledge of Highway Code in order to participate in any on-road training
When attending a DRAGON Motorcycle Training course, it is essential that you bring your photocard driving licence and paper counterpart. If clients arrive without the proper documentation, we will, if possible contact DVLA on their behalf to verify their entitlement this will be charged to the client at £5.00. Where this is not possible clients will not be able to participate*. If you do not hold a photo card licence, we require you to bring a valid passport*.
- ADVERSE WEATHER
Weather conditions are beyond our control and therefore we are unable to accept any responsibility for disruption or financial loss caused due to adverse weather conditions however so caused.
If we need to cancel CBT or lessons due to instructor illness or for reasons beyond our control we will notify you as soon as possible and off you a new date or a refund on any deposits paid.
- DRUGS AND ALCOHOL
We operate a strict no alcohol or drugs policy. Clients who are deemed to be under the influence of alcohol or smell of alcohol or appear to be unfit through drugs, prescribed or otherwise, will be barred from participating*; the Instructor’s opinion on this matter is final. Clients taking prescribed medication should ensure that side effects are not likely to inhibit their ability to operate a motorcycle safely.
- DRIVING STANDARDS AGENCY
On rare occasions the Driving Standards Agency may rearrange or cancel motorcycle tests at short notice, we shall endeavour to give clients maximum warning of such eventualities. These changes are out of our control and we are unable to accept any liability for losses incurred by such changes. This does not affect your right to claim compensation from the DSA directly.
- DUPLICATE CBT (DL196) CERTIFICATE
If your DL196 is still valid and is lost, stolen or defaced and was issued by DRAGON MCT, we will replace it at a cost to the client of £20.00.
*Failure to adhere to these terms and conditions will result in the full fee being charged and no refunds are given. This does not affect your statutory rights.
* Please take notice by booking you are in agreement with the above terms and conditions.