Rider Course Information
Trike/Sidecar Education Program
Evergreen Safety Council Curriculum -- Licensing/Basic Course
Typical Class Schedule
Friday Classroom 6 pm-10 pm (Check your registration for date and location)
Range and Classroom: 7:45 am-5:00 pm (Saturday & Sunday)
First class for 2018: February 9-11
To take advantage of the above offer you need to register directly on the Can-Am website. Click on the picture, scroll down, pick Virginia from the drop-down menu, then which city/training site suits you best.
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Two-wheel motorcycles converted to 3-wheel Trikes
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16 Hour Course
5-6 Hours Classroom
Can I use my own sidecar rig or trike for training?
Students are actually encouraged to bring their own rig, provided the trike or sidecar meets training criteria. If a student brings their own rig for use in the class, the following requirements must be met:
For those students who do not have their own sidecar rig or trike there are alimited # of Can Am Spyders,helmets, and assorted lightweight gloves available.
Classroomsession covers operating a three-wheeled vehicle, defensive driving, driving in traffic, roadway concerns, and the consequences of riding impaired. You will have the opportunity to learn about motorcycle controls and how they operate. Your instructors, all experienced motorcyclists, will review options about what to wear for comfort as well as protection. A very important segment of the course will discuss how to design a strategy for riding in traffic, and dealing with critical situations.
In the parking lot you will start off with straight-line riding, turning, shifting and stopping. You'll gradually progress to cornering, swerving and emergency braking. The course concludes with a knowledge test and riding skills evaluation.
If you successfully complete this course you will be issued a course completion card approved by the Virginia Rider Training Program (VRTP)! You are also issued a certificate from the Virginia DMV, good toward licensing in Virginia and Washington, DC.
Required riding apparel:
Tuition Discounts available for Motorcyle Club Contracts and former Apex customers!
If you have a question about Apex Cycle Education Rider Courses, please call (571-201-7661) or email firstname.lastname@example.org