This 2 day Bikeability course combines Level 1 and Level 2. Level 1 covers the very basics of; bike, clothing and helmet checks. Starting, stopping and manoeuvring the bike. Checking behind and signalling. Use of cycle paths. This course is completed on an open play area and not on the roads.
Level 2 continues out on quiet roads. Additional skills covered are road positioning for safety, passing slow or parked vehicles, turning left or right, into or out of junctions, using cycling infrastructures, hazard perception and highway code. This is a government funded course and is free of charge.
Trainees must be School Year 5 or above to attend.