The Council's Road Safety Team provides education, training and publicity for all ages and all types of road user.
Resources are distributed and are available for children and their parents/carers
The team present interactive lessons to Reception, Year 1, Year 3, Year 4 and Year 5 classes.
Lesson plans and resources are given to teachers for the remaining year groups.
The team work with Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9 students and again have a variety of resources available for additional lessons and/or teacher use.
6th forms and colleges
Pre-driver and pedestrian safety courses.
The team aim to visit all Childrens Centre's twice a year to speak with parents and children.
Resources and advice is available for leaders.
The team have publicity resources and facilitate bespoke presentations for adult groups. These range from in-car safety talks through to mature drivers sessions.
The Team manage the Bikeability training scheme. This is operated by S2S, our training provider, and is available for Year 6 pupils at all schools throughout the borough.
To equip children with skills for now and the future we provide training for Year 1 pupils at school.
The team support national and local campaigns to reinforce messages around speeding, drink driving and mobile phone use.