Learn to ride a motorcycle! The Massachusetts Rider Education
Program encompasses seventeen training sites operated
by eight separate, privately owned companies, training approximately 8000 new riders per
year. Successfully completing the Basic Rider Course
(BRC), or the Experienced Rider Course (ERC) fulfills Massachusetts Registry of Motor
Vehicles (RMV) road test requirements - pass
class, receive a license by mail! This licensing opportunity applies to
MA motorcycle permit holders who prepay a $15 license
endorsement fee to the RMV, and have no outstanding issues such as unpaid excise taxes or
parking tickets. Students who are under the age of
18 are eligible for a motorcycle license only after completing both the MSF course and a
driver education course at an
RMV-approved driving school
. Students from Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire and
Maine can also receive a license by taking the Massachusetts course.
Training motorcycles and loaner helmets (if needed) are provided free of charge for Basic
Rider Course students!
Experienced Rider Course students bring their own motorcycle and
For more information on the course nearest you, please
see our latest list of motorcycle training sites!