Motorcycle Safety Classes
Please note: Due to COVID-19 concerns and the closing of public schools, motorcycle safety classes are cancelled temporarily. All students currently registered will be contacted shortly to reschedule.
We currently hope to back in full swing by Monday April 6th,
Please check back for any updates.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your understanding.
Registration begins January 21 at https://www.motorcycle.ohio.gov/
Basic Rider 3-Day Class:
This 16-hour course is for anyone who wants to learn the skills necessary for safe and enjoyable riding. The course is designed for beginning riders. The 4-hour classroom session prepares you for the 10+ hours of on-motorcycle instruction. Motorcycles and helmets are provided by the Ohio Department of Public Safety. See Frequently Asked Questions (below) about using your own motorcycle or scooter.
Before you register: Pass a written test at the driver's license exam station to obtain your Temporary Motorcycle Permit OR already have a motorcycle license/endorsement. You must:
Bring your valid Temporary Motorcycle Learner's Permit or your Motorcycle Endorsement with you the first day/evening of class.
Arrive at least 15 minutes before the class start time. Note: Unfilled seats at the class start time are given to standby walk-in students.
Registration fee: $50 (non-refundable), payable with credit or debit card only.
Please note: Helmets are available to borrow during the class. If you choose to bring your own helmet, it must be DOT approved.
Additional Rider Courses Offered:
- Basic Rider Skills for Returning Riders (BRS-RR): 1-day class.
- Basic Rider Skills 2 (BRS-2): 1-day class.
- How to register
- Class locations
- What to do when classes are filled
- FAQs about Motorcycle Safety classes
- How to become a motorcycle instructor
For details, go to www.motorcycle.ohio.gov.