Bikeability has always been important in improving the safety, confidence and competence of young people travelling to and from school, but with the new focus on Health & Wellbeing, life skills and 'Active Schools' linked to the doubling of the PE Premium, it is more important than ever before. Cycling to and from school is considered 'Active Travel' and can be included in a young person's 'Active 30 Minutes'. Delivering Bikeability at your school demonstrates the development of an active culture leading to an 'Active School'. Developing active travel, including any costs associated with delivering Bikeability (where applicable) is a legitimate spend of the PE Premium and can go towards achieving the 'Active 30 Minutes'.
We run closed courses in schools on their school site and we also run open group courses during most school holidays at our Sports Centre. One to one 'learn to ride' sessions are arranged on demand.
LEVEL 1 TRAINING FOR PUPILS IN SCHOOL YEARS 3, 4, 5 AND 6:
This training teaches basic cycle control skills in a safe environment away from traffic and will be run at Harris C of E Academy's Sports Centre in Rugby for community courses or at your primary school for primary school courses.
LEVEL 2 TRAINING FOR PUPILS IN SCHOOL YEARS 5 AND 6:
This training prepares students for cycling on the public highway for short journeys such as from home to school and will be run from Harris CofE Academy's Sports Centre in Rugby for community courses or the road network near your school for school courses.
To book a place on any Bikeability course or if you are a school wishing to book a place, please call Debbie on 01788 812549 ext. 304 or email firstname.lastname@example.org