Workforce Continuing Education Course Catalog

Course
Motorcycle Basic Rider Course
Name
CSP-4000A3
Overall Quality of This Course
★★★★★
Based on 1113 student surveys.
Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
187019 Southern Wake Campus 05/04/2018 05/06/2018 J. Picket $250.00 4/12
187021 Southern Wake Campus 05/11/2018 05/13/2018 R. Wagner $250.00 12/12
190640 Southern Wake Campus 05/18/2018 05/20/2018 J. Hale $250.00 6/12
190713 Southern Wake Campus 06/01/2018 06/03/2018 T. Jameson $250.00 11/12
190714 Southern Wake Campus 06/08/2018 06/10/2018 E. Gifford $250.00 12/12
190715 Southern Wake Campus 06/15/2018 06/17/2018 T. Jameson $250.00 12/12
190716 Southern Wake Campus 06/22/2018 06/24/2018 E. Gifford $248.00 12/12
190718 Southern Wake Campus 06/29/2018 07/01/2018 R. Wagner $250.00 12/12
190719 Southern Wake Campus 07/13/2018 07/15/2018 T. Jameson $250.00 12/12
190923 Southern Wake Campus 07/20/2018 07/22/2018 J. Hale $250.00 12/12
190721 Southern Wake Campus 07/27/2018 07/29/2018 T. Jameson $250.00 12/12
190722 Southern Wake Campus 08/03/2018 08/05/2018 J. Picket $250.00 12/12
190723 Southern Wake Campus 08/10/2018 08/12/2018 T. Jameson $250.00 12/12
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Potential Students interested in learning to ride motorcycles and obtaining their motorcycle license from the DMV.
Description
Are you ready for adventure? Interested in becoming a motorcyclist? This course will help you develop the skills and strategies to become a safe and responsible rider. You'll learn motorcycle control skills: clutch, straight line riding, stopping, and more. You'll learn how to minimize risks and ride safely on quiet roads and busy streets. This is an MSF course; successful students will receive endorsement cards and will not have to take the riding portion of the DMV test. Please review the General Information page for riding gear needed and other requirements.
Course Objectives
  1. Upon successful completion of the course students will acquire skills needed for safe motorcycle riding and will receive an MSF endorsement card, which will allow them to waive the NCDMV riding test.
Outline of Instruction
  1. • Introduction to motorcycling
    • Protective gear / What to wear
    • Controls such as the clutch and brakes
    • Pre-ride inspection of your motorcycle
    • Preparing to ride your motorcycle on the class range
    • Street strategies to avoid trouble and stay safe
    • Driving and riding impairments such as use of alcohol and drugs
    • How to maneuver your motorcycle
    • Avoiding obstacles
    • Lane changes
    • Passing
    • Riding at night
    • Collision avoidance skills
    • Swerving
    • Special situations
    • Carrying a passenger or cargo
    • Dealing with tire failure
    • Dealing with animals
    • And other topics all included increasing your motorcycle riding enjoyment and safety.
Contact Hours
22
CEU's
No
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Good bicycle experience
Text and Supplies Needed
Text supplied. Students are responsible for bringing additional supplies for the course as listed online at the time of registration.
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 100%
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Potential Students interested in learning to ride motorcycles and obtaining their motorcycle license from the DMV.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Courtney Boney
919-334-1612