Compare the benefits of the different kinds of training available for new riders.
To help sort out your options, this table compares
|Benefits||On-road (practice) lessons only||On-road lessons plus classroom training||Motorcycle Skills Assessment course*|
|Licensed school with professional riding instructor|
|On-road practice: gain driving experience gradually, at low risk|
|Prepare for your motorcycle skills, Class 6 or Class 8 road test|
|School may book road tests and provide pick-up/drop off service||optional||optional||optional|
|In-class training: share experiences and learn with other new riders|
|ICBC-approved expert available to assess skills|
* With MSA certification, a rider may not have to take the motorcycle skills test.
To learn more about your options, talk to your friends, shop around and, if possible, check out a few schools in person.
Driving school checklist: questions to ask when you contact a school.
We’re confident you’ll find the training you need to help you pass your road tests and become a safe rider. Good luck!