Bike education can be taught to students of all ages and all abilities. Bike education sessions teach skills development for students aged 8 (to 80) at an introductory, intermediate and advanced level.
DIY bike education – how to ride a bike
Would you like to deliver bicycle education yourself? Or know someone who might?
We have three WA Curriculum linked ‘Riding a Bike’ modules ideal for Years 4-6:
- Riding a bike – the absolute basics
- Riding a bike – intermediate riding skills and knowledge
- Riding a bike – advanced bike skills and knowledge
Does Your Move support bike education in schools?
Yes! If your school is registered and participating in the Your Move Schools program, there are a range of opportunities to deliver bike education to your students every year. Additionally, schools can use their Your Move Rewards Points to fund bike education courses at your school you can go to our online shop and select bike education. If you do not have the required points, you can make up the difference in school budget.
Some local governments offer local grant schemes that can fund or co-fund bike education too so it’s always a good idea to get in touch to see if they are able to help. Also see our helpful ‘Grants and Funding’ page for more ideas on where to access funding for projects.
Bike Education Providers
The suppliers listed below are local to WA and provide a range of bike education services for schools, communities and workplaces.
In addition, the Ride Nation Schools program is delivered by AusCycling collaborating with local suppliers to teach their national program.
Road safety excursion at Constable Care
The Constable Care Safety School is open for bookings for ages 4 to 12. It offers a realistic layout of Perth's streets that provides students with a hands-on opportunity to learn vital pedestrian, bike and public transport travel safety skills. Featuring cutting-edge augmented reality in a simulated-risk environment, the Constable Care Safety School provides a fun excursion opportunity for primary schools that links directly to WA curriculum outcomes.
RAC – Teaching Around the Roads & Little Legends Club
Suitable for Pre-Primary to Year 6 Students – jump on board the Around the Roads program. Its engaging and has an interactive approach to delivering road safety education to student in pre-primary to Year 6. The program offers a suite of free and fun in class workshops that covers bicycle, pedestrian and passenger safety.
Little Legends Club helps primary school students understand road safety by providing in class presentations, a suite of online resources including an interactive multi-level game. Children can learn essential road safety skills while having fun!
You can find out more information here!