What will I learn?

This practical course will develop your skills and knowledge in riding sit-astride all-terrain vehicles (ATVs). You will learn about pre-start/daily maintenance checks, safe handling techniques, manoeuvring with and without loads, machine limitations and capabilities. TEST.

Further details of the course content which covers the assessment can be found at:

ATV/quad bike:


Where will it lead me?

You will train for the NPTC Certificate of Competence and have the opportunity to take the test.

Fee Details 1

Free if unemployed or low wage* (if aged 19-23 must have Full L2 or above to be eligible)

Low Wage

*Please contact the College for further information on low wage eligibility or see Fee Remission section on our PT enrolment form.

Fee Details 2

Due to funding restrictions, anyone who doesn’t live in England, isn’t a UK resident^ or who lives in the local authority areas^ of:

Cambridge and Peterborough
Greater London Authority
Greater Manchester
Liverpool City Region
North of Tyne Combined Authority
Sheffield City Region**
Tees Valley
West of England
West Midlands
West Yorkshire**

**from 1/8/21

Will be unable to apply for fee remission and may be subject to higher course fees than those published.

^go to this page on our website to check if your postcode is in a Devolved Funding Area or to check eligibility if you are a non-UK resident https://www.sparsholt.ac.uk/the-college/fees-and-funding/

If you don’t live in England or are not a UK resident or live in any of the above local authority areas and wish to enrol on the course, please contact us for information on tuition fees.


Level 2



Level of Study:



  • 25/10/2021 - 26/10/2021 (CL2CSUATV/PG01)
  • 19/04/2022 - 20/04/2022 (CL2CSUATV/PG02)




Sparsholt College, SO21 2NF


09:30 - 16:00