Motorcycle Safety Classes Offered at Carroll Community College

Release Date
2019-04-08
Contact
Trish McCarthy Carroll, Chief Communications Officer, Carroll Community College, Work: 410-386-8184
Press Release

Westminster, Md., April 4, 2019— Between April and October, 2019, Carroll Community College will offer a variety of motorcycle safety classes for both beginner and experienced riders.  All classes are held at the College at 1601 Washington Road, Westminster, Md., 21157.

The program offers instruction on 2017 motorcycles, very competitive prices and experienced/certified MVA instructors. 

Learn and Practice:

  • Basic operation, riding skills and strategies
  • Risk and riding
  • Proper gear
  • Clutch-throttle control, stopping, turning, shifting and basic crash avoidance skills.
  • Emphasis placed on decision making and cornering skills

Courses offered April – October:

  • Basic Rider Course & Licensure (MDOT & MVA approved)
    No previous riding experience necessary.  Successful completers receive a Completion Certificate for their Class M designation.  Must be 16 years of age or older.
  • Basic Rider Course 2 – License Waiver (MDOT & MVA approved)
    For riders 18 and over with riding experience who need their Class M motorcycle license or endorsement.  Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • ProRider Advanced Motorcycle Skills Training
    For experienced riders.  Includes training exercises used by police motorcycle riders and motorcycle rodeo competitors.  Must be 18 years of age or older.

For more information, course dates, requirements and to register visit www.carrollcc.edu/motorcycle or call 410-386-8100.

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Carroll Community College’s mission is Empowering learners. Changing lives. Building community. Carroll Community College (Carroll) provides accessible, high-quality educational opportunities to advance careers, enrich lives, and strengthen the community we serve. Carroll offers academic and career preparation leading to transfer to four-year colleges and universities, and for direct entry into professional opportunities. Personalized learning, small class size, individualized attention from expert faculty, affordability, a convenient location, and customized training and services to the business community all make Carroll a popular choice. Since 1993, the College has served more than 136,000 students of all ages and backgrounds. Carroll Community College is located at 1601 Washington Road, Westminster, Md., 21157. Visit us on our website at www.carrollcc.edu.