3 Wheel Basic RiderCourse REGISTER
The 3 Wheel Basic Rider Course is a research-based and action-oriented,
core curriculum designed to teach beginning 3 Wheel motorcyclists of all ages the physical and mental skills necessary to ride safely on the street.
It includes basic 3 wheel motorcycle operation, maximum effective braking techniques, turning skills, obstacle avoidance maneuvers, classroom instruction and ten hours of "on 3WMC" training.
3 wheel trikes may be provided, or students provide their own. For student owned trikes, proof of insurance must be provided. Students provide their own protective riding gear.
You may be entitled to insurance premium discounts through participating insurance companies.
This course is designed for tricycle motorcycles. Sidecar motorcycles are not suitable for this course.
Riding Gear Requirements
Helmet — DOT approved
Helmet - Full-face, 3/4 helmets are acceptable, provided that they meet minimum DOTcertification. Personal helmets are subject to inspection for the DOT certification and that they are in good working condition. 1/2 shell helmets are not permissible.
Eye protection - Face shield, goggles or some form of sun/eye glasses. They may be tinted or clear. Ordinary prescription glasses may be worn. For night training eye protection must be clear.
Long sleeve T-shirt or dress shirt that reaches the wrist or jacket are all acceptable.
You must wear pants! No exceptions. Denim or leather jeans are preferred. All pants are required to have NO holes in them and must come down to the foot. Dress slacks, spandex, leggings, and sweatpants are NOT permissible.
Must be full finger and cannot be open on the back of the hand or knuckles. Gloves must be motorcycle specific or sturdy leather or synthetic. (Dishwashing gloves and surgeon's gloves are NOT permissible)
Over-the-ankle Boots or Shoes
MUST completely cover your ankle, have little to no heel (NOT cloth, canvas, etc.), and have a good rubber sole for traction.
Thin fabric shoes made of canvas or other non-boot fabrics are not permissible.