Registered Bikeability Schemes can now apply to become members of The Association of Bikeability Schemes (TABS) in 2013.
For the remainder of the membership year (April to April) TABS are offering a discount rate – just £35 – £150 (dependent on the size of the scheme).
Government funding for cycle training is agreed up to 2016. TABS will represent the views of the cycle training industry so that informed decisions can be made regarding future funding.
However to do more, we need more members – to be a louder voice, and to promote and expand Bikeability more effectively. As with any trade association, as membership grows so will the authority of TABS, along with our ability to provide more services for our members, to secure more funding and have a greater influence on government policy.
- Have your say in the future of Bikeability
- FREE place(s) at the TABS annual conference (network/share ideas with other TABS members, discuss key issues, professional workshops, policy debate)
- Information exchange / networking opportunities (quarterly newsletter, website updates, NEW TABS online discusssion forum, regional seminars/talks)
- Promotional opportunities (TABS member schemes on website, Case studies, Marketing/PR to promote member activities)
- Resources (Best-practice examples; technical advice, support and guidance documents – health & safety, legal issues)
- Central membership services (consultation, lobbying, marketing, fundraising; securing discounts for members with training providers, cycling retailers, industry distributors)
Download Summary Sheet of Membership Benefits
Download the Membership Application
For more background on TABS, please see the FAQs
The board of TABS is working to establish other benefits for members. TABS is your organisation, it is there to represent your interests so please let us know what you would like to see TABS doing.
If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
MEMBER UPDATES – 2013
For current and previous news of TABS activities this year, please click on the links below to download the monthly newsletter:
Many thanks to all our existing TABS MEMBERS for your support.
As of 2nd December 2013 there are now 98 TABS members including:
AAcycleAAble, Aspire Sports Cycle Training Scheme, B3 Cycling, BeCycling, Bedford Borough Council, Bike Right!, Bikeability (Solihull), Birmingham City Council, Borden Grammar/Sheppey & Sittingbourne SSP, Bournemouth Council, Brighton & Hove City Council, Bristol City Council, British Cycling, Buckinghamshire County Council, Chapel Gate Cycling Scheme, City of York Council, CTC, Cycle Confident, Cycle Experience, Cycle Training Alliance, Cycle Training Cornwall, Cycle Training East, Cycle Training UK (CTUK), cycleinstructor.co.uk, Cyclemaster Pedals 4 All CIC, Cyclewise, Cycle-wise Thames Valley, Cycling Instructor Ltd, Cyclist Training Ltd., Cycling Scotland, Devon County Council, Durham County Council, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, East Sussex County Council, Essex County Council, First Grade Coaching Ltd, First Step Sports, Gloucestershire County Council, Go Velo, Haddenham Cycle Training – ITO, Hertfordshire County Council, Hull City Council, Islington Council, Kent County Council, Leeds Carnegie Bikeability Team, Leighton-Linslade SSP, Lewisham Council, Life Cycle UK, London Bike Hub, Luton Borough Council, Medway Council, Mid Cornwall Sports Network, Middlesborough Environment City, Mountbatten School SSP, North East Lincs Cycle Training, North Manchester SSP, North Somerset Council, North Yorkshire County Council, Nottingham City Council, Outspoken Training, Pedal Power Training, Pedal Ready, Pendle Vale College, Penwith SSP, Plymouth SSP, Poole Council, Prospects4Sport Cycling, Quality Teaching Services, Ridewise, Road Safety & Cycle Training, Rowhill Cycle Training, Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, Safe 2 Cycle, Swanwick SSP, Somerset Road Safety, South Gloucestershire Council, Southend Bikeability, Spen Valley SSP, Staffordshire County Council, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, Stockton Borough Council, Suffolk County Council, Sutton Council, Sunderland Young Peoples Bike Project, Surrey County Council, Technicolour Tyre Company, Torbay Council, Tri-a-Sport Cycle Training, Vale Cycle Training, Vandome Cycles, Walsall Council, Warwickshire County Council, West Berkshire Council, West Sussex County Council, Wheely Fun Wheels, Wiltshire County Council, Worcestershire County Council, Youth Sport Trust.