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Bikeability

Cycling Training for the 21st Century

FREE SCHOOL HOLIDAY CYCLE TRAINING COURSES – SUMMER BREAK 2019

 

Bikeability Learn to Ride (Currently in School year 3 and above)

This session is for children who are unable to cycle, including older children and adults who have never mastered the skill.  For School Year 3 and above. Session 1 ½ hours

 

Level 1 Training (Currently in school year 3 and above)

This 2 hour course takes place in a traffic free environment, designed to improve cycle skills and confidence. 

 

Level 2 Training (Currently in school year 5 and above)

These two day course are designed to give trainees the skills needed to make a journey to and from school on quiet roads.

 

Level 3 Training (School year 7 and above must have completed level 2)

This half day course is designed to build on skills learned in Level 2. Trainees will learn about and encounter more complex, busier road situations.

 

Bikeability Ride

Local ride for children who have taken part in level 2 upwards with an aim to incorporate quiet roads and shared paths which young people are likely to use when getting about in their area, ride distance approximately 5 - 7miles – Session 1 ½ hours

                           

Bradley Stoke Community School, Fiddlers Wood Lane, BS32 9BS

Learn to Ride                Mon 29th July                            09.00 – 11.30                one session required

Learn to Ride                Tues 27th Aug                            09.00 – 11.30                one session required

Level 1                          Mon 29th July                           09.00 – 11.00                one session required

Level 1                          Fri 2nd Aug                                09.00 – 11.00                one session required

Level 1                         Mon 12th Aug                            09.00 – 11.00                one session required

Level 1                          Tues 27th Aug                           09.00 – 11.00                one session required

Level 2                          Tue 30th & Wed 31st July            09.00 – 13.00                two sessions required

Level 2                          Tues 13th & Wed 14th Aug          09.00 – 13.00                two sessions required

Level 2                          Weds 28th &Thu 29th Aug           09.00 – 13.00               two sessions required

Level 3                         Thu 1st Aug                              09.00 – 13.00                one session required

Level 3                         Fri 30th Aug                               09.00 – 13.00                one session required

 

Bradley Stoke Community School, Fiddlers Wood Lane, BS32 9BS     

Bikeability Ride             Fri 16th  Aug                              09.00 -10.30 or              one session required                                                                 11.00 – 12:30                one session required

           

Bromley Heath Playing Fields, off Queensholm Crescent, Downend, Bristol, BS16 6LT

Level 1                          Fri 2nd Aug                                09.00 – 11.00                one session required

Level 2                          Tue 30th Wed 31st July               09.00 – 13.00                two sessions required

Level 2                          Thu 15th & Fri 16th Aug               09.00 – 13.00               two sessions required

Level 3                          Thurs 15th Aug                          09.00 – 13.00               one session required

 

All elements of the course must be achieved to a competent, confident and consistent standard to gain the Bikeability standard.

The sessions are incremental, so if a trainee misses a session they may not be able to continue on to the next session.

All trainees must have a signed and completed consent form.

Trainees must have and be able to ride a roadworthy bicycle.

Trainees must have a properly fitted cycle helmet.

All Instructors are DBS checked and work for the Council’s Road Safety Team. Bikeability certificates are awarded to all trainees who successfully complete the course.

Email cycle.holiday@southglos.gov.uk for further details. Please note courses are subject to a minimum number of children attending on the date. Locations of training may vary according to availability.


  • Barley Close Community Primary School
  • Barley Close, Mangotsfield, Bristol
  • United Kingdom, BS16 9DL
  • Tel: 01454 867090
  • Email: enquiries@barleyclose.org.uk
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