Cycle Safe Programme – Schools

Children cycling with an instructorThe programme includes:

  • Cycle maintenance
  • Correct fitting of helmets
  • Basic cycling skills
As part of the training children are taken through on-road practical skills with an instructor. - See more at: http://www.tfc.govt.nz/travelling-around/cycling-2/cycle-safe-programme-schools/#sthash.tHDPIhYz.dpuf

Cycle Safe is a programme for schools targeting year six students. Children learn to ride their cycle with confidence and be road-wise.

All students receive a personal certificate detailing their achievements at the end of the programme.

The Programme is aligned with NZ Transport Agency’s national cyclist skills training guidelines. Christchurch’s Cycle Safe Programme is considered one of the best in the country and is used as a leading delivery model.

Contact

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Any enquiries regarding the Cycle Safe Programme can be directed to:

Cycle Safe Team Leader
Phone: (03) 941 8067 Mobile: 027 224 9577
Email: cyclesafe@ccc.govt.nz