HARLEY-DAVIDSON® RIDING ACADEMY

Whether you’re just getting started or just brushing up, learn the skills you need to ride with confidence. We’ve helped hundreds of thousands of riders achieve their dreams, let us help you too. Learn more about our Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy motorcycle training courses and find a class today.

NEW RIDER COURSE

Never ridden before? Want to get your license? The New Rider Course will lead you throuh the steps to learn to ride a motorcycle and get you on the road. Successful completion earns the MSF BRC card and in most states a license waiver that gets you a motorcycle endorsement on your license at your state DMV.

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WHAT TO EXPECT

  •  Learn to ride on a genuine Harley-Davidson® motorcycle
  • Classroom and range instruction from state & RidingAcademy certified coaches
  •   Learn to safely accelerate, shift, brake, and turn, along withmaneuvers like controlling skids and surmounting riding obstacles
  • Earn a Motorcycle Safety Course Completion Card,
    which may exempt you from the riding portion of your
    state license exam and score you a discount on motorcycle insurance

NEW GRADUATE FINANCING AVAILABLE

Riders who complete the Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy Course can take advantage of special financing options which include no down payment or rates as low as 3.49%* and flexible terms.

WHAT TO WEAR

  • A heavy, long-sleeve shirt or jacket
  • Jeans, chaps, or leather pants
  • Over-the-ankle, sturdy footwear
  • Full-fingered gloves with leather palms and knuckles
  • A helmet that meets DOT requirements
  • Eyewear

Need help finding the right gear for you? Schedule a gear fitting today.

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YOUR JOURNEY IS JUST BEGINNING

You’re on your way to becoming a fully licensed rider. The open road is calling, and we can’t wait to help you answer the call. Check out our additional opportunities to learn and gain confidence and hear from our students about their experiences.

SKILLED RIDER COURSE

Created for experienced riders, this 1-2 day course offers advanced tips and techniques that help you own the road. The course is built on the curriculum of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF) Basic Rider Course 2 Suite, and is taught by devoted MSF and H-DTM Certified Instructors.

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3-WHEEL RIDER COURSE

It’s never been easier or safer to earn a 3-wheel motorcycle endorsement. The 3-Wheel New Rider Course offers expert MSF-certified instruction in a classroom and on a practice track so you’re ready to hit the road with confidence. Now is the time to start riding.

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