Cowley College’s Motorcycle Safety Training Educational program
provides motorcycle rider education using curriculum developed by the
Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) and taught by MSF approved RiderCoaches.
The program provides training for beginning and experienced riders.
Whether you're new to the riding scene, or you've been riding for years,
we've got a RiderCourse for you!
- Do you want to learn to ride a motorcycle?
- Do you know what the safety acronym “SEE” represents?
- Do you have prior experience riding and want to become an active
- Are you aware of motorcycle riders around you when you are driving
- Are you an experienced motorcycle rider that wants to enhance your
We could go on and on with questions like these. If you don’t
already have motorcycle riding experience, we recommend that you do not
go out and purchase a motorcycle without taking the motorcycle safety
course first. Taking the Basic RiderCourse will help you make an
informed decision about whether or not motorcycling is for you. Whether
you are an experienced motorcyclist or a beginner, we firmly believe
you should have the knowledge and skills taught in our courses to help
keep you safe on the roads.
Without getting into too much detail, here are some things we cover:
Risk awareness, acceptance & management ▪ personal protective
gear, maintenance, controls & basic riding skill information ▪ street
strategies such as being visible, common riding situations, maximum braking & swerving,
special situations and impairment.
- Private Basic RiderCourse
A private Basic RiderCourse allows you to complete the same course
in an individualized and accelerated environment.
Advanced quick stops, limited-space maneuvers, cornering, quick swerving
and avoidance techniques and emergency braking for curves.
- Group Riding — Share the Adventure
Ride preparation and organization, riding formations and their proper
uses, group communication, correct following distance, traffic situations,
and group separation.
- Seasoned Rider — Aging Awareness
Allows a rider to personally determine how age may have affected the
mental and physical skills needed to ride safely.
- Riding Straight — Alcohol Awareness
Provides basic information about the effects of alcohol and other drugs
on the riding task, and serves as a reminder of the dangers of riding
- Intersections — Motorist Awareness
Program for non-motorcyclists that stresses ways to share the road
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Admissions representatives will be available to enroll you. Call 620.441.5584.
Enrollment needs to be completed one week before the class begins.
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