Learn How To Ride & Earn Your Motorcycle License Endorsement!
Motorcycle Safety Foundation - Basic Rider Course:
Highly interactive 5-hour online program
that provides riders of all skill levels with the basics of motorcycling is REQUIRED
for the Basic Rider Course.
11.5-hours of hands-on riding exercises on the riding range. These exercises will guide you through the basic skills of straight-line riding, stopping, shifting, and turning, gradually progressing to swerving and emergency braking.
Provided for all the students enrolled in the Basic Rider Course
You must attend the entire course. If you are late, you will be dismissed and forfeit your registration fee.
Ability & Safety:
You must be able to ride and balance a bicycle. You must be able to safely control the motorcycle during every exercise. The instructor may dismiss you from the course if, they feel you are a danger to your own safety or the safety of other students.
You are responsible for your own safety and learning. Discuss all questions or concerns with your instructors. If at any time during the course you experience fatigue, dizziness, disorientation, excessive physical or mental stress, or continued difficulty performing any exercise, stop immediately and notify your instructor. Notify them immediately of any hazards that you become aware of during the course.
Permit Info: motorcyclesafety.org
Present a valid motorcycle permit to your instructor .
Expired permits are accepted if they have been expired for less than one year.
Valid vehicle driver's license REQUIRED
If you pass the course, you will receive course completion cards to allow you to take the motorcycle permit and skills test at a state exam station.
Riders who have already failed a state and/or MMSC skills test twice are not eligible for the state skills test waiver and must skill test at a DVS exam station.
Important Note to Students
- After you register for a BRC (Basic Rider Course) session, you will receive a confirmation email after you check out.
- If you do not receive this email, please call our office at 507-537-7530.
- You MUST complete the eCourse prior your Basic Rider Course training and provide proof of completion to the instructor before class begins.
- If you are 18 years of age or older and would like to earn your motorcycle endorsement, you MUST have your motorcycle permit prior to the first day of class.
Minnesota Dept of Public Safety
for licensure information
Motorcycle Safety Center
Printable brochure and registration forms:
Basic Rider Course
Intermediate Rider Course
Registrations accepted by:
: MN West Customized Training, 1001 Erie Road, Marshall MN 56258
register and pay online by selecting a class and clicking Add to Cart
at the bottom of the page
PLEASE do not fax or email credit card information. Call 507-537-7530 to make payment arrangements.