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E-scooter training courses E-scooter training courses

Come along and learn to ride an e-scooter in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere.

Person on a e-scooter riding along Victoria Street

About the course

Our free e-scooter training courses are for adults 18 years of age or older. Suitable for complete beginners to e-scooters or those needing a bit more confidence with riding safely.

Courses are free of charge and one hour long. All equipment such as e-scooters and helmets are provided.


  • Learn how to check your helmet and e-scooter,
  • learn how to take off, ride and stop safely,
  • and other tips for getting around on an e-scooter.

Register for an e-scooter training course

You need to know

  • All courses require you to register to attend.
  • Courses are limited to 12 people per course.
  • Registrations close at least 48 hours before each session.
  • E-scooter training courses will only operate when Auckland is in Alert Level 1 or 2.

Course dates

There are currently no course dates available.

Submit your interest for e-scooter courses

On the day

  • Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the course start time.
  • Look for the flags and instructors with e-scooters.
  • Some courses are weather dependent.

What to bring

  • Comfortable clothing.
  • Appropriate shoes with a closed in toe such as sneakers (no jandals).
  • Sunscreen or rain jacket depending on the weather.
  • Water bottle and snacks.