Schedule of Motorcycle Rider Courses

Motorcycle rider courses are offered every April - October.

For more detailed information on the motorcycle courses, visit the main Motorcycle Rider Courses webpage.

How to Register

Register for a course by selecting "Add to Cart" on the desired course and then go to the "Cart" at the bottom of the page when you are ready to process your registration.

NOTE: The “Seats Left” listed below are updated every hour and when you checkout. 

Courses

Advanced Rider Course

A one-day course that complements your basic skills and helps with personal risk assessment. It includes a fast-paced classroom segment with several fun interactive activities to improve perception and hazard awareness. Range exercises enhance both basic operating skills and crash-avoidance skills. Improving your braking and cornering finesse is emphasized. The course is beneficial for riders on any type of street motorcycle.

You will need to bring the following with you to the course:

Prerequisites: Must possess a valid NYS driver's license AND a valid NYS motorcycle license. Must own a street-legal, registered and insured motorcycle or scooter

Before registering for this course please read:

 

Advanced Rider Course
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Saturday, 8/13
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
ZSPI-011 701 0 seats left $195Section Full

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Basic Rider Course 2 License Waiver

The Motorcycle Safety Foundation Basic RiderCourse 2 for License Waiver (BRC2- LW), is a unique riding curriculum for New Yorkers offered through the New York State Motorcycle Safety Program (NYSMSP). This course is intended for the permit rider who owns a motorcycle and has with one season of road experience  You must be 18 years of age or older to participate in the BRC2 –LW per NYS DMV. If you are under age 18, you may not enroll in this course.

This course consists of an online (eCourse) and practice riding exercises on your own motorcycle or scooter. The online course must be completed before attending the riding exercises.

The course is designed to further develop your riding skills on your own street-legal motorcycle or scooter in our secure riding setting. The riding exercises conclude with a Skills Evaluation.

Before registering for this course please read:

Basic Rider Course 2 License Waiver
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Saturday, 9/10
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
ZSPI-023 500 11 seats left $270

Basic Rider Course 3 Wheel License Waiver

MSF's 3-Wheel Basic RiderCourse is taught on school-provided 3-wheel training units that have two wheels in the front and one in the back. You may bring your own street legal 3-wheel motorcycle to the class if you prefer. Proof of current registration and insurance required. Motorcycle/side car rigs and sit-in car-style 3-wheel vehicles are not permitted in the class. If you plan to ride a 2-wheel motorcycle, you must take the BRC or BRC-2 for license waiver course. This course is sponsored by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation and approved for NYS DMV for 3-wheel only motorcycle license. It is a two day course that includes both classroom and on-vehicle riding exercises. 

Before registering for this course please read:

Basic Rider Course 3 Wheel License Waiver
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Saturday, 7/9
10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday, 7/10
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-024 701 0 seats left $199Section Full

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Saturday, 7/23
10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday, 7/24
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-024 702 2 seats left $199
Wednesday, 8/3
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday, 8/4
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
ZSPI-024 703 10 seats left $199
Saturday, 8/6
10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday, 8/7
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-024 704 0 seats left $199Section Full

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Saturday, 9/24
10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday, 9/25
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-024 500 6 seats left $199

Basic Rider Course License Waiver

In the Basic RiderCourse you will learn:

The Basic RiderCourse provides classroom and actual motorcycle/scooter operator training in a controlled, off-street environment. No experience is necessary, however, you must be able to ride a bicycle. A STRONG sense of balance is required! Student must possess a valid NYS driver’s license. Upon successful completion of the Basic RiderCourse, a NYSMSP road test waiver card will be issued. You take it to NYS DMV, apply for the motorcycle permit, if you do not have one, present waiver card and pay any fees and you will receive the “M” endorsement. You are required to complete the MSF online eCourse within 30 days of the classroom. The link will be emailed to you and there is no additional charge to take the eCourse. 

Before registering for this course please read the following policies: 

Basic Rider Course License Waiver
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Wednesday, 7/6
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Thursday, 7/7
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 714 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Friday, 7/8
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Friday, 7/15
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 715 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Saturday, 7/9
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 7/10
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 716 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Monday, 7/11
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 7/12
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 717 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Wednesday, 7/13
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Thursday, 7/14
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 718 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Saturday, 7/16
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 7/17
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 719 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Monday, 7/18
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 7/19
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 720 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Wednesday, 7/20
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Thursday, 7/21
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 721 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Friday, 7/22
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Friday, 7/29
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 722 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Saturday, 7/23
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 7/24
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 723 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Monday, 7/25
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 7/26
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 724 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Wednesday, 7/27
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Thursday, 7/28
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 725 2 seats left $321
Saturday, 7/30
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 7/31
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 726 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Monday, 8/1
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 8/2
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 727 4 seats left $321
Friday, 8/5
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Friday, 8/12
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 728 8 seats left $321
Saturday, 8/6
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 8/7
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 729 0 seats left $321Section Full

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Monday, 8/8
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 8/9
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 730 12 seats left $321
Wednesday, 8/10
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Thursday, 8/11
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 731 9 seats left $321
Monday, 8/15
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 8/16
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 733 11 seats left $321
Saturday, 8/20
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 8/21
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 741 1 seats left $321
Monday, 8/22
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Tuesday, 8/23
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
ZSPI-015 734 9 seats left $321
Saturday, 8/27
7:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sunday, 8/28
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 735 1 seats left $321
Saturday, 9/3
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/4
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 500 8 seats left $321
Saturday, 9/10
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/11
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 501 10 seats left $321
Saturday, 9/10
9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday, 9/11
1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-015 510 11 seats left $321
Saturday, 9/17
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/18
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 502 11 seats left $321
Saturday, 9/24
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/25
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 503 12 seats left $321
Saturday, 10/1
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/2
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 505 12 seats left $321
Saturday, 10/8
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/9
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 506 12 seats left $321
Saturday, 10/15
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/16
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
ZSPI-015 507 12 seats left $321
Saturday, 10/22
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, 10/23
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 508 12 seats left $321
Saturday, 10/29
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, 10/30
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 509 12 seats left $321

Ultimate Bike Bonding

This half-day rising course (no classroom instruction) is for licensed riders looking to dial in their low speed control and confidence. Riders will use their personal motorcycle/scooter.

Prerequisites: Rider must have valid motorcycle license and possess SOLID basic skills with recent riding experience. It is recommended that the motorcycle/scooter be appropriate for the size and strength of its rider. You must bring your own street-legal, insured and registered motorcycle or scooter. Must bring proof of same.

Before registering for this course please read:

Ultimate Bike Bonding
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Sunday, 8/14
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-016 700 0 seats left $160Section Full

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Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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