Trainings

Bike Walk Mississippi offers Workshops and Training sessions all over Mississippi

providing you with the resources and tools that you need to transform YOUR community! 

 

We offer a variety of different trainings and workshops and we are happy to tailor our trainings to meet your specific needs.   

Workshops often work well with clubs and small groups but we also offer training for individuals who want to learn more about advocacy through our Spokesman program.   Look over our workshops we offer and decide what works best for you!  

 

Can't decide?  Attend several workshops at once by attending our annual conference, the Bike Walk Summit in Biloxi, MS this August!

Host a Workshop

Bike Walk Mississippi will come to you!

 

While we offer a variety of workshops and trainings to choose from, our most popular workshops are:  

 

Bicycle focused:  

"Becoming a Bicycle Friendly Community"  

and

"Moving from Cyclist to Bicycle Advocate".  

 

Pedestrian focused: 

"Conducting a Walking Audit" 

and

 "Planning a Cyclovia / Open Streets Event"

 

Whatever you choose, we will help you gather together local stakeholders, leaders and advocates together to engage in an interactive educational workshop to empower you and your team! 

 

Bike Walk Summit

The 3rd Annual Bike Walk Summit will be held on August 9th, 10th and 11th at the Biloxi Civic Center in Biloxi, MS!

 

The Conference:

This 3 day Statewide conference will have sessions for engineers, planners, law enforcement officers, municipal leaders and advocates from across the state!  

 

The Awards:

The opening reception for the Summit will also include the Mississippi Bike Walk AWARDS!  Make plans to attend the award ceremony where leaders in bicycling and pedestrian design and advocacy will be recognized for their hard work! 

 

"Safe Cycling" Skills Class

League Certified Instructor (LCI) and Bike Walk Mississippi board member, Jim Foster will be teaching the League of American Bicyclist's "Safe Cycling" Class on Wednesday, August 11th.   Also known as TS101 / Traffic Safety 101, this is a 5 hour "on-bike" class teaching proper riding and safety techniques.  TS101 is also a pre-requisite for LCI certification and requires addition in-class training. 

Have you ever thought:

 

"Exactly how does someone become an advocate?"

 

"What is bicycle and pedestrian advocacy?"

 

"I have an idea I want to implement in my community, but where do I even start?" 

 

Bike Walk Mississippi provides a unique training program for people just like YOU!  

 

Our "Spokesman" program provides one-on-one consultations, group training sessions, webinars, readings and resources that you need to become an advocate for change in your community! 

 

Are you ready to take the next step?  Join our 2016 Spokesman class TODAY! 

Become a "Spokesman"