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by DeVlaeminck
10 Feb 2020, 6:47pm
Forum: National Standard Cycle Training
Topic: Pay
Replies: 24
Views: 2317

Re: Pay

I agree with much of what you say though if the govt are willing to fund this at £40 per child they should at least ensure that they are getting value for money for that. If you want competent experienced people to work more than a very few hours a month then the best way to achieve that is to pay t...
by DeVlaeminck
8 Feb 2020, 10:05am
Forum: National Standard Cycle Training
Topic: Pay
Replies: 24
Views: 2317

Re: Pay

Yes that is probably what I shall do, fortunately I have other types of work I can do. I don't think it should be seen as a voluntary activity though - yes it can be fun - it can also be hard work especially on a cold day standing out on the street morning and afternoon all week. It's funded at a re...
by DeVlaeminck
7 Feb 2020, 7:48pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Better for bikes? Norwich or Leicester?
Replies: 40
Views: 4067

Re: Better for bikes? Norwich or Leicester?

Whenever I've visited Norwich I've thought how lovely it is . There is some lovely cycling around it. Lived in Leicester 10 years or so - it's not as bad as some paint it! I actually lived in a predominantly Asian area - Spinney Hills/Crown Hills - I can't say that was an attraction or a negative fo...
by DeVlaeminck
7 Feb 2020, 6:20pm
Forum: National Standard Cycle Training
Topic: Pay
Replies: 24
Views: 2317

Pay

Any instructors comment in this? When I started as a trainer we worked 2 hours in the morning, 2 in the afternoon , claimed 6 hours to account for travel, turning up a little early to sign in, admin, certificates etc. That was then cut to 2.5 hours a session. That has now been cut to 2 hours, so we ...