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Introduction to Motorcycling Course

Designed for the Novice Motorcyclist

Introduction to Motorcycling $55

Course Description

This 4-hour course is for true novices who want hands-on instruction with motorcycle controls before taking the Basic Rider Course.

MMSC's Introduction to Motorcycling courses are offered at the White Bear Lake. Scooters are available at White Bear Lake.

Designed for the true novice who would like a hands-on introduction to motorcycle controls and their operation before taking the Basic Rider Course.

The course is not a pre-requisite for the Basic Rider Course, but it may benefit students who do not have experience using a clutch.

There are no written or skills tests for this course.  

Eligibility Requirements

Riders must furnish their own protective riding gear:
  • DOT-approved helmet

  • Eye protection

  • Long sleeves

  • Long pants

  • Full-fingered gloves

  • Riding boots

Students are strongly encouraged to bring rain gear –– courses run rain or shine.
Students must be at least 15 years old and possess either a valid driver's license or driver's permit. Parents of those under age 18 must sign a consent/release form prior to on-cycle instruction.
Courses run April through September. Participants must sign up in advance.
Note: This course uses MMSC training motorcycles only –– student motorcycles are not allowed.