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Motorcycle Safety Class Schedule

Motorcycle Safety - Rider School

Our classes fill quickly. Chose the right class for you and check availability here.

Class days and times vary depending on the course. See below for more details.

License-Earning Motorcycle Courses

The Basic Rider Course (BRC) and the Absolute Beginner Basic Rider Course (ABC) require the completion of a three-hour online component before class meets. Students will be required to bring proof of completion to class. Students must provide a valid email address at time of registration in order to receive instructions to access the online module. If you do not receive instructions one week before your class starts, please call 443-518-4808. Students may arrange for access to HCC computer labs, if needed, to complete this portion.

Basic Rider Course
This is our most popular course. It is for you if you've never ridden a motorcycle, you have limited riding experience, haven't ridden in a long time or could benefit from comprehensive information about safety and road skills. You should be familiar with riding a bicycle, as balance on a two-wheeled vehicle is required.
Cost: $345 

Scheduling:  Three-hour MSF ecourse, one evening classroom session and two range sessions

  • Classroom sessions on Monday or Wednesday evenings
  • Range sessions on Saturday and Sunday morning or afternoon
  • Weekday classes are also available, starting Monday and finishing Wednesday

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Absolute Beginner Course

This course offers smaller class sizes and more individualized instruction. If you want to learn to ride, but you're a little nervous about it, this is a good fit.  You should be familiar with riding a bicycle, as balance on a two-wheeled vehicle is required.
Cost: $460 

Scheduling: Three-hour MSF eCourse, one evening classroom session and two weekend range sessions
Daytime classes are also available on weekdays

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Basic Rider Course 2 (updated) (BRC2u)

This is a shorter, more advanced version of the basic-level course that is completed in just one day. It is for recently experienced riders who just need to earn a license. If you know how to ride but you haven’t ridden in the last two years, choose the Basic Rider Course above. 
Cost: $260 

Scheduling: One-day, nine hours (three hours classroom, break for lunch and five hours on the range); eCourse online prior to coming to class.
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