Resources for schools affiliated to Shape:
We will normally contact your school to arrange training during the same term as previous years but if you have any questions please get in touch with us.
Information to print:
Bikeability Level 3
North East Derbyshire schools can now be affiliated to SHAPE, the new name encompassing NE Derbyshire and Chesterfield schools, administered by Chesterfield SSP which has commisioned Wheely Fun Wheels to deliver all its cycle training. The funding is secure until 2020.
NE Derbyshire schools that have affiliated we offer a cycling pathway that all children can take part in from age 5 to 11:
All children are offered one balance bike session free of charge.
We can fit 3 groups of up to 12 children into a morning or afternoon (with your help sometimes 4 groups in a morning).
We bring bikes and all equipment needed.
Year 3 or 4
Learn to Ride
Playground session, time dependant on numbers. Ideally children use their own bike. We have very limited funded places.
Bikeability Level 1
Two hour playground session to develop cycling skills for up to around 20 children.
Year 5 or 6
Bikeability Level 2
Children are taken out onto local quiet roads in groups of up to 12. Usually over a full day and a morning.
Ideally children use their own bike.
Year 6 or 7
Bikeability Level 3
Children are taken out onto more challenging roads in groups of up to 6. A route planning and theory session followed by 2 hours on road. Anyone taking part in Level 3 should be using their own bike.
Two hour bike maintenance session for 12 children. Ideally just before Bikeability Level 2.
Again very limited funded places.
All Wheely Fun Wheels instructors are trained National Standard Cycling instructors.
They all have current DBS and first aid certification.
Wheely Fun Wheels has insurance to deliver cycle training and is compliant with the Data Protection Act.
Our Bikeability scheme is approved by DfT, scheme number 704196A.
We are a member of TABS, the professional trade body.
Wheely Fun Wheels Ltd
4 Inkerman Cottages
Company Number 10651697