The following support programmes for parents, carers and young people are available FREE OF CHARGE from North Yorkshire County Council:
Independent Travel Training Parent Workshops
A two hour long workshop that gives parents or carers information, guidance, support and tips on how to help their child become independent.
This course will look at:
How can Travel Training help your child? How to start Travel Training? How to plan a journey? Personal safety and ‘what if’s’, Travel Training FAQ’s and NYCC Safe Places scheme.
To register your interest in attending a parent workshop please email:
Independent Travel Training Core Skills Student Workshop
A two hour workshop which is held during school holidays.
This is aimed at those young people who may have additional needs and need some very basic Travel Training support.
This will include basic road safety and how to stay safe when out and about.
This course will be for children and young people aged from year 6 onwards.
There will be a maximum of 5 children or young people per workshop date.
Parents or carers must accompany their child to this workshop.
This workshop will be supported with Makaton resources.
To register your interest in your child attending a core skills student workshop please email: