EXPRESSION OF INTEREST IS NOW OPEN
Are you passionate about cycling and keen to share this with others? The Community Ride Leader Programme provides you with training and coaching qualifications to enable you to deliver quality sport and physical activity sessions within your local community.
As part of the Get Moving ABC initiative, the aim is to increase community activities and support people to be active every day.
The programme is for people interested in becoming a qualified ride leader. We are particularly keen to hear from those who support people with long-term health issues, disabilities, families and organisations working with children & young people.
The programme has been carefully designed to give participants the skills, knowledge and practical experience to deliver physical activity sessions.
This programme is supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body and the Public Health Agency (PHA).
THE COMMUNNITY RIDE LEADER PROGRAMME IS FREE.
The programme has two elements:
Cycling Ireland – Ride Leaders Course – 18th September – South Lakes Leisure Centre 9.30am – 5.00pm
Cycle Maintenance Course – 25th September – Gosford Forest Park – 10.00am – 4.00pm
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Please bring your bike and ride bag (ie tools/spares) with you to both sessions.
Places on the courses are limited and will be allocated to those who meet the programme’s criteria and complete and return the Expression of Interest form. Please note, expressing an interest does not guarantee you a place.
Preference will be given to those who:
This programme is suitable for someone from a local community group, charity groups or health and well-being projects.
The programme consists of the following elements:
Ride Leaders perquisites
To attend the course candidates must: