August 11, 2018 - August 12, 2018
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Venue: MD-Baltimore-Holy Angels Catholic School
Venue Phone: 1-800-RIDE-SAFE
Venue Website: motorcyclesafetyacademy.comAddress:
Classroom and Range:
Holy Angels Catholic School
1201 S Caton Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201
Provides the most information about safety and road skills for 3-wheel motorcycles.
During the four (4) hours of classroom the student will discuss various topics including different types of risk, preparing to ride, protective gear, motorcycle controls, pre-ride inspection and basic riding skills. The student will also learn various street strategies, positioning, mental processing and other special riding situations. During the course a student will learn the “SEE” principle which will be helpful when identifying traffic controls / roadway features, highway users, surface conditions and escape paths.
During the eight (8) hours of riding the student will become familiar with the motorcycle and will start off learning straight-line riding, throttle control, turning and stopping. The student will gradually progress to maximum effective braking techniques, obstacle avoidance and maneuvers, cornering and cornering judgement, swerving and stopping quickly. Throughout the course the instructors will evaluate and coach each rider’s performance.
The course concludes with a skill test, knowledge test, course evaluation and overall course wrap-up.
Motorcycles and helmets are available for use and are included in the course fee. Motorcycles used in the course are Can-Am Spyders with various configurations.
There is no guarantee that an individual enrolling in this course will pass, or get their license.
Course Dates and Times:
August 11: 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
August 12: 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM