KINGDOM SAFE DRIVING PROGRAMME

KINGDOM SAFE DRIVING PROGRAMME

 

WHEN
EVERY FRIDAY
FROM SEP 9TH TO OCT 21ST


WHERE
AT THE KINGDOM YOUTH CLUB

FREE PROGRAMME FOR ANYONE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR A PROVISIONAL LICENCE FINISH THE COURSE & GET FREE DRIVING LESSONS

Kingdom host a Safe Driving programme ‘No Need 4 Speed’ in September and October.The project aims to raise awareness of road traffic dangers among young people of driving age. This will be achieved by working with 12 young people, statutory agencies that deal with road traffic collisions, dealing with stereotypes of young drivers and risk taking behaviour and advice from a mechanic on vehicle maintenance and the provision of free driving lessons.

 

The project will run over seven sessions:

Session 1. Introduction. Ice Breakers. Contract. Responsibilities.

Session 2. Youth & Community. The pressures youth face. Stereotypes. Peer Pressure. Gender Awareness. Risk Taking Behaviour. The Causes of Reckless Driving.

Session 3. Road Traffic Accidents. PSNI Road Traffic Unit. Impact of Road Traffic Accidents. Car Crime. Road Safety Awareness. Awareness of Driving Laws. Speed Limits. Drink Driving. Illegal Driving. Underage Driving. Insurance, MOT and Tax. Restrictions. Consequences. Case Studies.

Session 4. Road Traffic Accidents.Input from Fire & Rescue Service. Input from Ambulance Service. Demonstrations. Cutting Open a Car. Emergency First-Aid.

Session 5. Car Safety and Maintenance Skills.

Session 6. Exploring Highway Code and Practice.

Session 7. Evaluation, Social Activity (Formula Karting).

Those who complete the programme in full will receive a certificate, and financial assistance with driving lessons. This is a ‘whole community’ project and Kingdom welcomes interest from young people who may not be regular attendees of Kingdom. Anyone interested should call out to the club and speak to Lee. This project is funded by ARCS.


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Upcoming Activities

Tuesday 12th

6pm Irish Dancing; 7pm Boys Club for aged 9 to 12 years; 7pm Primary School aged Homework Club; 7.15pm Bootcamp.

Wednesday 13th

10am Meeting @ Nautilus Centre; 11am Men’s Shed; 6pm Ladies Circuits; 6.30pm U13 Football; 7pm P1/P2 & P3/P4 Indoor Camogie; 7pm All Together Now Inclusion programme Information Night for aged 12+; 7.30pm Senior Football; 7pm Kingdom Walkers from Dunavil; 7.30pm Ladies of Mourne; 8pm U12 Indoor Camogie

Thursday 14th

6.30pm Relax Kids Fantasy Funland activities for 4 to 8 year boys and girls; 7pm P5/P6 Football v Warrenpoint at Dunavil; 7pm Girls Club for aged 8 to 12 years; 7.15pm Bootcamp; 7.30pm U16 Camogie; 8pm Basketball

Friday 15th

11am Men’s Shed; 7pm Kids Movie Night

Saturday 16th

8am Kingdom Walkers from Castlewellan Forest Park;  P5/P6 Football in Tullylish; 11am P1/P2 Football; 12pm P3/P4 Football; 12pm U12 Camogie An Riocht v Ballycran; 12pm U16 Camogie Championship in Atticall; 2pm Birthday Party

Sunday 17th

10.30am Breakfast at Dunavil; 11am U12 Football An Riocht v Banbridge; 2pm Birthday Party; 8pm Bingo

Monday 18th

11am Men’s Shed; 6.30pm P5/P6 Indoor Camogie; 7pm Bridging the Divide Inclusion programme Information Night; 7pm Girls Club for First Year+; 9pm Lotto

Tuesday 19th

 

6pm Irish Dancing; 7pm Boys Club for aged 9 to 12 years; 7pm Primary School aged Homework Club; 7.15pm Bootcamp