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

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Advanced Rider Course
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Saturday, 9/11
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
ZSPI-011 500 7 seats left $195

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 ten-hour course consists of a two-hour online (eCourse) and approximately six hours of 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.

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Basic Rider Course 2 License Waiver
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Sunday, 9/12
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
ZSPI-023 500 1 seats left $260

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. 

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Basic Rider Course 3 Wheel License Waiver
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Wednesday, 8/4
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday, 8/5
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
ZSPI-024 702 0 seats left $99Section Full

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Saturday, 8/21
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sunday, 8/22
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-024 703 2 seats left $99
Saturday, 9/18
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sunday, 9/19
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-024 500 4 seats left $99

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 3-hour online eCourse within 30 days of the classroom. After you register, the college will send you the link. There is no additional charge for the eCourse.

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Basic Rider Course License Waiver
Schedule Section Seats Left Cost Register
Friday, 7/30
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday, 8/6
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 739 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 8/7
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 8/8
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 724 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Wednesday, 8/11
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, 8/12
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 730 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Friday, 8/13
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday, 8/20
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 740 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 8/14
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 8/15
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 725 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Monday, 8/16
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, 8/17
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 731 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Wednesday, 8/18
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, 8/19
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 732 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 8/21
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 8/22
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 726 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Monday, 8/23
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, 8/24
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 734 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Wednesday, 8/25
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, 8/26
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
ZSPI-015 735 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 8/28
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 8/29
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 727 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 8/28
9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday, 8/29
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-015 733 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 9/4
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/5
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 507 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 9/18
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/19
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 500 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 9/25
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 9/26
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 501 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 9/25
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
ZSPI-015 502 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 10/2
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/3
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 503 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 10/9
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/10
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 504 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 10/16
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/17
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 505 0 seats left $310Section Full

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Saturday, 10/23
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday, 10/24
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
ZSPI-015 506 0 seats left $310Section Full

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