242 East Market Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46204 • 317-612-3083

Ride Leader/Bike Train Conductor Training

Thank you for your interest in learning more about leading bike rides and becoming a Bike Train Conductor!

Ride Leader / Bike Train Conductor Training
Thursday, March 9, 2017
5:30 - 6:30 pm (snacks provided)
3rd Floor 
Indy Bike Hub YMCA, 242 E. Market St., Indianapolis

The training session will cover the following topics:

  1. Introduction – bicycling experience, ride leader experience, commuting experience
  2. Purpose of Bike Trains and Conductors
  3. Requirements of Bike Train Conductors
  4. Info needed for starting a Bike Train
  5. Welcoming to all riders
  6. Things to cover at the start of the ride
  7. Route choices and options
  8. Rules of the road
  9. Communication in group riding
  10. Tips for riders
  11. Maintenance and preventative maintenance tips
  12. Return Rides in the evening

In addition, we'll provide additional resources.

Please fill out the form below so we know how many to expect. If you can't attend this training but would like to be a Bike Train Conductor, please fill out the form and indicate that in the Additional Comments/Questions. If there is enough interest we will schedule another training session.

First Name*
Last Name*
Email address*
Phone Number*
best number to reach you ###-###-####
# years you've been riding a bicycle*
# of years you've commuted by bicycle*
# rides you've led*
Have you led any Bike Trains before?*
Include any group commuting rides you've led on Bike to Work Day
Have you taken any additional bicycle safety training*
please check all that apply
Traffic Skills 101League Cycling Instructor
Cycling SavvyIMBA Mountain Bike trainings
IPMBA Training (for bicycle police officers)None
Other bicycle safety training
list any other bicycle safety training you have taken
Which side of town will you start your Bike Train from?*
SWWNot sure
Other Bike Train Start location
Which side of town will you end your Bike Train*
If ending your bike train at the Indy Bike Hub YMCA, please mark "Downtown".
Other Bike Train End location
Additional Comments/ Questions

Note: * indicates required information.