Registration is now closed. New class information will be available during the spring of 2024. You may also contact the Motorcycle Safety Hotline at 517-483-1033 for additional assistance.
Motorcycle Safety Classes
Important things to know:
- Students seeking a CY endorsement will receive a certificate of completion by email from the Michigan Rider Education Program upon successful completion of the Basic Rider Course or Experienced – Basic Rider Course 2. The certificate will provide further instructions to add the endorsement to the driver’s license.
- All courses are $50, fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable.
- You will receive an email from firstname.lastname@example.org after you register. The email will have information about the eCourse. Successful eCourse completion is required to pass the class.
Prepare for Your Class:
Get ready to ace your class, review some of the course information before you arrive!
- At least 15 years of age with a Stage 1 or higher valid Michigan Driver's License.
- Ability to ride a bike.
- Must be able to balance and support a two-wheeled motorcycle and operate manual hand and foot controls for shifting and braking.
- Must sign a liability waiver. If under 18, a parent or guardian must sign the liability waiver.
- Previous experience riding a motorcycle.
Certain classes will encourage participants to bring their own motorcycle for the course.
Requirements: Participants must have the ability to ride a bicycle. Instructors: Your class will be taught by Rider Coaches who are certified by the Motorcycle Safety
Foundation and have years of experience. What We Supply: Motorcycles used in endorsement training and classroom materials What You Will Need To Bring:
Motorcycle Safety Course Info
Requirements: Participants must have the ability to ride a bicycle.
Instructors: Your class will be taught by Rider Coaches who are certified by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation and have years of experience.
What We Supply: Motorcycles used in endorsement training and classroom materials
What You Will Need To Bring:
Visit the Secretary of State Motorcycle Safety Program FAQ webpage for additional information.Learn More
Frequently Asked Questions
Where are the classes held?
Lansing Community College's West Campus, at 5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing, MI 48917. Please enter through the main (south facing) entrance. The training course is located in Parking Lot 2 in front of the Main building.
If I complete the Motorcycle Safety Training class, will I still have to take the written test and road test for the Secretary of State?
Once you have successfully completed the MSF course you will be able to bypass the riding and written portion of the test at the Secretary of State.
Can I pay with cash?
No cash payments will be accepted for Motorcycle Safety. Payment must be made at the time of registration. If you are unable to obtain a debit or credit card for payment, consider purchasing a prepaid debit card to use.
Can the face-shield of my helmet be tinted?
I want to sign up for the same course as my friends, can I do that?
Registration is based on a first-come, first-serve basis. We cannot guarantee any seats. Once a section is full it will be closed for registration. Try communicating with your party to make sure you all are registering for the same date.
My child is a minor and wants to take the course, are there any special instructions?
The minors legal guardian(s) must sign all class waiver forms on behalf of the student in the presence of LCC staff on the first day of class OR the waiver forms must be signed and notarized prior to the first day of class if the guardian is not able to accompany the minor on the first day of class.
How do I navigate through the eCourse instructions?
Do I have to be an LCC student to register for this class?
No. This course is open to all who meet the state of Michigan's requirements for Motorcycle Safety. Visit the Michigan Motorcycle Rider Safety Training Program for more details.
Interested in Becoming a Motorcycle Safety Foundation Certified Rider Coach?
If you are an experienced rider with good riding and communication skills, you may qualify to become a Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) certified Rider Coach. Becoming an MSF Rider Coach is a great way to improve your own abilities while helping others to learn or enhance their riding skills.
To become an MSF certified Rider Coach you must, at a minimum:
- Be 18 years of age or older.
- Have a valid driver's license with a motorcycle (CY) endorsement.
- Successfully complete a Rider Coach Preparation Course.
- Have no more than six points on your driving record for moving violations during the 12 months before applying for approval as a Rider Coach.
- Be sponsored by a Michigan Department of State approved public or private organization that offers rider safety training courses.
If you are interested in becoming a Rider Coach for Lansing Community College send an email of inquiry to Chantel Patton at email@example.com explaining your interest and qualifications.