Students who successfully complete this 18-hour course will receive the DMV Road Test Waiver! This class consists of a 3-hour online eCourse, 5 hours of classroom instruction and 10 hours of practical  training  on  a  motorcycle  or  scooter which includes learning skills such as straight-line riding, stopping, shifting, turning, swerving and emergency braking. We provide everything that you will need to take the course – from motorcycles/scooters to helmets! Students must have a valid NYS Driver’s License and NYS Motorcycle Permit at the time of waiver redemption (permit test may be taken after the course completion). Students who possess a car driver’s license from outside of New York State, must check with that State’s local DMV regarding MSF Road Rest Waiver eligibility. Additionally, be sure to check with your insurance company as you may be eligible for discounts as a result of taking the course.  Learn about the insurance discounts and incentives offered to graduates.

Must have valid NYS Driver’s License and Motorcycle Permit (for NY Residents to redeem NYS DMV Road Test Waiver). **Permit test may be taken after course completion, at the time of Road Test Waiver redemption.**
Must be 16 years of age or older (parental permission required for ages 16/17). Junior operators must have had a valid motorcycle learner permit for a minimum of six months before road test waiver can be redeemed. Must be able to ride a bicycle.


Lehman College
Spring Creek, Brooklyn
College of Staten Island
Ulster Community College
Niagara County Community College
West Seneca
New York City: $350
Ulster County: $275
Western New York: $275
The course can be taken either in 2.5-Days or 2-Days (see below hours) – it is the same course and the same amount of hours!
Course Options:
2.5-Day Basic RiderCourseOR2-Day Basic RiderCourse
1st Day: 6:30pm – 9:30pm         1st Day: 7:30am – 6:00pm
2nd Day: 7:30am – 4:30pm       2nd Day: 8am – 6:00pm
3rd Day: 7:30am – 1:00pm
Note: Classes start half an hour earlier in the Fall, September 15th -December 15th.
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Basic RiderCourse Highlights
The course includes five hours of classroom instruction and ten hours of riding experience in a controlled environment under the supervision of an MSF-certified RiderCoach. This 5-minute video will give you a feel for what you will experience as a student in the Basic RiderCourse training program.

programmer Jaro Nemcok