The Department of Highway Safety
and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) and Florida Rider
Rider's Choice Training classroom and the motorcycle riding range are in the same Center and easily accessible from Pasco County, Pinellas County, Hillsborough County, Holiday, Tarpon Springs, Palm Harbor, Tampa, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Bradenton and New Port Richey areas - making it easy to get trained, save time ,save gas money not having to driving from a classroom to a remote riding range, get endorsed and get out on the open road!
Convenient to Pasco, Pinellas, Hillsborough Counties
Introduction to Motorcycling (IME)
Class Get's You a Taste of Motorcycles or Scooters No Stress.. No Test!!Your Schedule!
Scheduled on Request $30.00
$225.00 BasicRider Course
Our Learning-to-Ride RiderCourses are a good starting point for most people who have already made the decision that motorcycling may enhance the quality of their life and want to get started the best possible way. This series provides the basic mental and physical skills for riding. In some states, these courses, either alone or in combination, provide a waiver of the written and/or riding licensing tests. Prerequisites: A person should be able to balance/ride a bicycle, and should must have a valid a driver's license.
IME Introductory Motorcycling Experience
Are you interested in learning to ride, but a bit apprehensive? Clueless about how to operate a bike? Planning on being a passenger and have questions about what to do?
Our Introductory Motorcycle Experience might be the answer for you.
In a relaxed, no stress atmosphere, you will be able to ask questions, get advice, and enjoy the interaction with other students who are at the same level of experience. At the conclusion of the experience you will have the knowledge to make the decision to continue to the faster paced Basic RiderCourse.
A two-hour, first touch experience with a motorcycle and not designed to teach a person to ride. This is a familiarization program that points out the primary parts and controls of a typical motorcycle, it helps a potential rider determine whether motorcycling is a good personal choice. Students are given the option to manipulate the controls while astride a motorcycle, and are led into a Basic RiderCourse as a formal way to learn to ride.
Cost of the two hour course is $30.00.
You must provide your own eye protection, over the ankle footwear (non-canvas), full fingered gloves, sturdy long pants and long sleeves.
Basic RiderCourse (BRC) Motorcycle and Scooters
The best place for a new rider to start once they've made the decision to ride. Successful completion of this course and its knowledge and skill tests, which consists of approximately 5 hours of classroom and 10 hours of on-cycle instruction (conducted over two ), Serves as a license test waiver program in Florida. Motorcycles and helmets are provided for your use during the course. Also, a course completion card will be provide a rider an insurance discount.