Bike Sharing

CIVITAS thematic course


Description

The concept of sustainable modes of transport is receiving increasing attention, as cities explore innovative ways to decrease motorized traffic and carbon emissions. Bike sharing is one of these ways, encouraging a less car-dependent lifestyle. It could even kick start a cycling culture in your city!

This e-course provides an introduction into the concept of bike sharing and shares the experiences and strategies of different cities which already have implemented a bike sharing scheme.

Content
  • Course introduction
  • Block 1: What is bike sharing
  • Introduction Block 1
  • What is Bike Sharing?
  • First generation bike sharing
  • Second generation bike sharing
  • Third generation bike sharing
  • Overview bike sharing generations
  • Test block 1
  • Block 2: Introduction movie
  • Introduction Block 2
  • Barclays Cycle Hire Scheme: How it works
  • Test block 2
  • Block 3: Bike sharing schemes
  • Introduction Block 3
  • Target groups and user needs
  • Stakeholders
  • Business models
  • Business models
  • Overview business models
  • Market barriers
  • Test block 3
  • Block 4: Technique costs and finance
  • Introduction Block 4
  • Technique
  • Technique
  • Costs & Financing
  • Costs & Financing
  • Costs & Financing
  • Test Block 4
  • Block 5: Article Bike sharing
  • Introduction Block 5
  • Article
  • Test Block 5
  • Block 6: Bike sharing examples
  • Introduction Block 6
  • Bike sharing Poland
  • Bike sharing Belgium
  • Bike sharing France
  • Test Block 6
  • Block 7: Final test
  • Introduction Block 7
  • Final test
  • The End
Completion rules
  • You must complete the test "Final test"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever