Motorcycle Training Courses

Our Motorcycle Training Programs are available throughout the year, starting early April to first of November, dependent on season.  Currently Niagara College is not offering any motor tricycle or spyder bike (3-wheel) training.

The majority of our courses, students will be provided with a motorcycle on-site for use during the course. Our modern fleet is comprised of motorcycle sizes and styles suitable for YOU the RIDER!

PLEASE carefully read course description to verify if a motorcycle is provided or if you need to bring your own motorcycle {no motor tricycles or spyder bikes (3-wheels). Fees differ per course. Select a course below to check if classes are available. If classes are available, the fee will be listed with that class.

Registration is now open for the 2018 motorcycle training season.

The required "M" license for your course must be valid. All classes require proper riding gear and may or may not provide a motorcycle as part of your class; carefully read the course description on the Class Schedule page for details.

Title Required License Code Description
An Introduction to Motorcycling
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None SMNR1499

If you are considering riding a motorcycle and you want to try before you buy, or are interested in getting a glimpse of what all the excitement is about, then this session is for you. Learn how to properly balance and stop, change gears and safely move forward at a very controlled pace. This introductory course is a great opportunity to experience the joy of motorcycling in a relaxed and secure environment. NOTE:  This is not intended to replace the full basic rider course. It will merely pique your interest.

Motorcycle - Basic Rider Training Course
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M1 GENI1120

Using the Canada Safety Council’s (CSC) ‘Gearing Up’ curriculum, this course is designed to teach you how to ride a motorcycle with confidence. Whether you are an experienced rider or just starting up, you will be assisted through skill development from basic to advanced levels. When you successfully complete the Ministry M2 test (done on-site), you will receive a CSC certificate that your insurance agent may want and the upgrade documentation for your M2 licence.

Motorcycle - Retest
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M1 SMNR1092

This session is for those students who have attended our Motorcycle Safety Program within the last year and need to perform their M1 Exit test again.

Motorcycle - M2 Exit
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M2 GENI1155

This course is designed for the experienced street motorcyclist who wants to obtain their full “M” license. Includes extensive classroom session as well as riding experience on highways, and in residential and business areas.  Teaches advanced skills including: roadside stops, lane changing, curves and intersections that will prepare you for the road test.

Motorcycle - Basic Skills Refresher (3 Hours)
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M1, M2 or M SMNR1549

RIDERS! Brush up on those essential skills you learned in your previous Motorcycle Training program before taking your M1 or M2 Exit test; OR even for those more experienced motorcyclists who simply haven’t been riding in a while, take this opportunity to revitalize your existing skills before heading out on the open road again.

Experienced Motorcyclist Rider Development, Phase 1
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M2 or M SMNR1555

Our highly-experienced instructors will work with you to sharpen your existing motorcycle rider skill set.  This short session will focus on slow speed manoeuvres which are essential to building confidence for enhanced safety and riding skills.

Experienced Motorcyclist Rider Development, Phase 2
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M2 or M SMNR1556

Motorcyclists! Here’s Phase 2 – the next level.  Our instructors will continue helping you build on your existing riding skills, with a concentration on higher speed braking and cornering exercises.  Together, we’ll continue to enhance your confidence and safety and riding skills.

Experienced Motorcyclist: On-Road Skills Refresher (5 Hours)
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M2 or M SMNR1557

Take your motorcycle riding skills to a new, higher level with this 1-day refresher course designed for the experienced rider.  Our highly experienced instructors will start you with a series of on-bike exercises at our on-site training course and then finish with venturing out on the open road to practice.

One-on-One Motorcycle Training (Basic Rider, M2 Exit, 3, 5 and 8 Hour) Options
M1, M2 or M None

Our one-on-one motorcycle training options are designed as open formats to allow for the specific needs of the rider. Team up with one our highly-experienced and dedicated instructors.  You’ll spend one-on-one quality training time practicing skills and techniques customized to your own personal riding level, from basic to advance.

For further details and/or to register please contact 111-111-1111 extension 7521 or email [email protected].