School Street Steward
Champion Road Safety Outside Schools
School Street Steward training course is designed to improve safety outside schools during drop-off and pick-up times. Developed at the request of a Local Authority and School board in Devon, the course equips stewards with the necessary skills to facilitate temporary road closures effectively. The aim is to reduce the risk of accidents and incidents, promoting a safer environment for students, parents, and staff.
Participants will learn about road safety, traffic management, and the correct use of signage and equipment. By completing this course, School Street Stewards will be able to confidently manage temporary school road closures, ensuring the safety of all those involved in school transport. Join us now and become a certified School Street Steward!
School Street Steward
This course aims to provide basic training and assessment to stewards facilitating a temporary road closure outside a school, to improve safety of young people during school transport.
- Understanding of road safety and temporary road closures
- Familiarity with layout and signage equipment
- Ability to facilitate a temporary road closure outside a school
Schools require safe spaces outside their premises during the pandemic to ensure social distancing measures are maintained. School Streets, temporary road closures during term times, are one way to improve safety outside schools.
Test and Certificate
This is an ongoing assessment course, and on-site induction is necessary to be familiar with the layout and signage equipment. Successful completion of the course will result in a certificate of accreditation.
Who is the course for?
School Street Steward training course is tailored towards individuals who are passionate about promoting safety on the road, especially during school travel times.
Whether you are a teacher, parent volunteer, or anyone who supervises children during school travel times, this course is designed to equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to manage temporary road closures outside schools safely and effectively.
The course duration is approximately 1 hour 30 minutes. You have the flexibility to log in and out of the course at your convenience, allowing you to complete it at your own pace
The course covers the following topics:
- Introduction to School Streets
- Road safety and traffic management
- Temporary road closures and signage
- Steward roles and responsibilities
- On-site induction and equipment familiarity.
The course is designed to train and assess stewards in facilitating a temporary road closure outside a school under the supervision of an appropriately trained supervisor.
See our guide on: How to set up a School Street Closure
Bovey Tracey Primary school and Bovey Tracey Town Council have recently used our course to train their volunteer stewards.
“You delivered a high quality training product. It has been a pleasure to work with you and I would not hesitate to recommend” iQualifi.”- Sheila Brooke, Town Mayor & School Road Closure Supervisor.
In some areas of the UK a School Street Steward is referred to as School Street Operative.
A: No, there are no prerequisites for taking the course. The Level course is designed for individuals with no prior knowledge of safegarding.
A: Yes, there are discounts available for group purchases of the course. Please contact the course provider for more information on group discounts.
Why Choose Our Courses?
Our courses are suitable for individuals or teams and are easy to set up.
Easy to use and highly engaging. The course can be completed in 1 to 2 hours or at your own pace. We have outstanding reviews and customer satisfaction.
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If you have any questions or need assistance, our sales, finance, and education team is here to help. Simply give us a call 0800 8611896 or 01344 867 088. Our interactive lessons take 1-2 hours to complete and are available at any time, allowing you to log in and out at your convenience. We also offer telephone support to assist with any questions or issues.