Welcome to Way2Go Bike Ed

 

Way2Go Bike Ed provides bicycle education for primary school students aged 9 - 13 years (Years 4 - 7) and is funded by the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. The aim of the program is to develop students’ confidence and competence as a safe bike rider for travel to and from school.  

More than 5000 students in 60 schools across South Australia will participate in the program in 2015.

Through participating in Way2Go Bike Ed students:

  • gain knowledge and understanding of the roads and traffic environments and relevant road laws
  • develop physical and cognitive skills
  • develop responsible behaviours, attitudes and decision-making skills for the safe use of bicycles both on and off the road.

For more detail about the program delivery click here.

Different delivery modes are available to schools receiving Way2Go Bike Ed depending on their location and number of student participating. The recommended delivery options are listed below. The session duration as well as start and finish times for each class day will be negotiated with the school coordinator.

If you are not sure which delivery mode is best suited to your school please contact us.

School description

Definition

Instruction time and schedule

Large metropolitan

Less than 100 kms from Adelaide City

More than 90 students participating (4 classes of up to 30 students)

1 regular weekday during 7 weeks of school term

Total minimum instruction time 525 mins per class

Large regional

More than 100 kms from Adelaide City

More than 90 students participating (4 classes of up to 30 students)

Intensive delivery over 7 days

Total minimum instruction time 525 mins per class

Standard metropolitan

Less that 100 kms from Adelaide City

Between 61-90 students participating (3 classes of up to 30 students)

1 regular weekday during 6 weeks of school term

Total minimum instruction time 540 mins per class

Standard regional

More than 100 kms from Adelaide City

Between 61-90  students participating (3 classes of up to 30 students)

Intensive delivery over 5 days

Total minimum instruction time 540 mins per class

Small metropolitan

Less than 100 kms from Adelaide City

Less than 61 students participating (2 classes of up to 30 students)

Negotiation of delivery weekly or over 5 days

Total minimum instruction time 540 mins per class

Small regional

More than 100 kms from Adelaide City

Less than 61 students participating (2 classes of up to 30 students)

Negotiated intensive delivery over 5 days

Total minimum instruction time 540 mins per class

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