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Motorcycle Basic Rider Course

ID : 3366   
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This course provides classroom and actual motorcycle operator training under controlled range conditions. Riders will learn basic skills of motorcycle operation and controls. Student Handbook and VA DMV Motorcycle Operator Manual are provided. Students will receive a Virginia Motorcycle Safety Course Completion Certificate upon successful completion of the course.

*Rider Coaches are certified by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation.

Learn riding techniques, such as:
  • Straight-line riding, turning, stopping, lane changing, and passing.
  • Cornering, effective braking, and obstacle avoidance.
  • Safe street-riding strategies.
Registration Guidelines:
  • Student must present a valid Virginia driver's license or motorcycle learner's permit.
  • Students under age 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to the classroom session on Friday evening.
  • Student must be able to balance and ride a bicycle.
  • Training motorcycles are provided (no larger than 500cc); no personal motorcycles will be allowed.
Protective Gear Requirements:
  • Full coverage or three-quarter DOT-approved motorcycle helmet required. No half or shorty helmets permitted. We provide 3/4 face helmets or you may use your own.
  • Eye protection required: sunglasses or prescription glasses will suffice.
  • Long denim pants or material of equivalent or better durability.
  • Long-sleeved shirt of jacket.
  • Sturdy over-the-ankle footwear.
  • Full-fingered gloves, made of leather or material with resistance to abrasion.
  • Rain gear (optional).
*Click here for more information regarding DMV licensing requirements.

Class Details

3 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Sat, Sun.  

Location : Henry County Public Safety Center Location : 
  Henry County Public Safety Center.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Richard Pulliam  2.James Peverall 



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
5/15/2020 Fri 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Martinsville, Henry County Public Safety Center  Map James Peverall  Lecture
5/16/2020 - 5/17/2020 Weekly -Sun, Sat 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Martinsville, Henry County Public Safety Center  Map, Room: Henry County Public Safety Richard Pulliam  Laboratory