National Standards Cycle training provides a qualification to year 6 participants to become safe cyclists. Levels 1 & 2 provide an excellent platform to enable children become proficient cyclists. Level 1 delivered within school environment. Level 2 delivered around school vicinity.
What does the project entail
Provide free cycle training to Year 6 pupils from qualified experience cycle trainers. Participants who achieve the required set criteria will be award with a certificate upon completion of training.
What is required from the school?
Encouragement from Head/class teacher to enable maximum participants on each course. Assistance with consent forms for participants. School yard available to complete level 1 training
How do the pupils directly benefit?
Increase cycling to and from school help reduce vehicle congestion around schools.
Reduce cycling casualties in Swansea.
Promote healthy lifestyle
Cycle Training meets the expectations of the Welsh Government as set out in their Road Safety Framework for Wales 2013
Amanda Howarth – Road Safety Officer
For any queries, regarding the Edunet site, contact Emily Marchant on E.K.Marchant@swansea.ac.uk