01/26/2019 at 11:31 am #26948Roger PivonkaKeymaster
It’s never too soon to get better on two wheels. Do you or someone you know, need the next level of rider training?
Git er Done NOW!
Peter Stokes passed this along to all his riding buddies…YOU
Motorcycle Ohio Registration Opens at 9am Monday.
Please visit http://www.motorcycle.ohio.gov for class information and registration.
The Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Motorcycle Ohio Rider Education Program online registration begins Monday, Jan. 29, 2019 at 9 a.m.
The registration web page is now mobile compliant, meaning you can now register with your smart phone and/or tablet.
Customers can now pay online with an electronic check.
About the classes….
Those wanting to learn how to ride a motorcycle or refresh their motorcycle safety skills may register at http://www.motorcycle.ohio.gov for one of the $50 courses scheduled throughout the state from March through November.
Over 275,000 motorcycle riders have been trained since the program began in 1988. More information about Motorcycle Ohio and the courses, including statewide locations and updated training requirements, are available online at the address listed above.
Basic Rider Skills (BRS) is a 16-hour course, and is recommended for novice riders.
Basic Rider Skills for Returning Riders (BRS-RR) is an 8-hour course designed for those 18 years of age or older who have been riding with a temporary permit for longer than one year (over 1,000 miles of experience) – and for experienced riders returning to riding, with or without a motorcycle endorsement, after several years of not riding.
Basic Rider Skills-2 (BRS-2) is a 7-hour course, and uses your own motorcycle and safety gear. This course is designed for those 18 years of age or older who have been riding with a temporary permit for longer than one year (over 1,000 miles of experience), for experienced riders returning to riding – with or without a motorcycle endorsement – after several years of not riding, and for riders with an endorsement looking to further their skills.
Public Training locations…
Here is a list of state non-profit training locations offering a $50 course- https://www.
Private Training locations…
Courses at these locations cost more than $50.
Here is a list of state approved for-profit training locations and their contact information. – https://www.motorcycle.ohio.
Please contact the private training providers for dates and times.
For more program information please visit our website at: http://www.motorcycle.ohio.gov
For questions please email Mogen@dps.ohio.gov
Motorcycle Ohio | Ohio Criminal Justice Services | Ohio Department of Public Safety
Mogen@dps.ohio.gov | 614.466.5150 | 800.837.4337
01/26/2019 at 11:45 am #26949RPivonkaParticipant
Thanks for sharing that info Peter Stokes!
Good Idea! Motorcycle OHIO recommends getting some refresher training every two years to help correct any Bad Habits (riding that is) that you might pick up along the way.
AND you can even get Dirt Bike or Trail Bike courses. Search here https://www.dirtbikeschool.org/
02/02/2019 at 9:06 am #26961SValoisParticipant
Thanks for the info, Pete!
02/02/2019 at 1:16 pm #26968AViibergParticipant
I signed up for the advanced rider class (BRS-2). The last time I took the class was back in 2007 on the RT … it was fun.
This should be a blast on the G310R.
What’s pathetic though, is that there is only “ONE” BRS-2 class offered for the ENTIRE year in Cuyahoga County.
Motorcycle Ohio preaches motorcycle safety, refresher class every two years, but then only offers one class for 12 people
for the whole year???
I felt guilty taking a spot from someone who might REALLY need the class.
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