New Rider Skills Course 2018 – $629


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This course consists of detailed practical skill training, and will also be some reading material and quiz.

Prerequisites: The minimum learning age is 16 for class 6 license. Students must carry a class 7 (min 1 year) or Class 5 or greater license as a prerequisite to participate, thus expected to know the provincial and municipal rules of the road. Students are required to read the Class 6 Handbook prior to coming to class (as the home study portion, links are available on the Links page of our website). The experience and ability to balance and ride a bicycle is also required (if this is not done, and balance is an issue, students may be required to register into another course after completed). Students are not required to have the completed written portion of the Class 6, however it will be required to register for your road test.

**Completion of the New Rider Skills Course qualifies for insurance discounts.**

**The Edge Motorcycle Training Inc. and our instructors are Alberta Transportation Licensed.**

The course includes group style instruction and discussions, skill demonstrations, skill practice with instant feedback provided.

Elements of instruction include:

  • operating the motorcycle controls and clutch effectively
  • rider vision and balance
  • slow speed control
  • high speed control
  • shifting gears
  • braking effectively
  • effective cornering techniques
  • collision avoidance
  • group riding
  • Class 6 License preparation
  • custom designed drills for skill development
  • practice, practice, and more practice.

Motorcycle for road test will only be available to students 18 years of age or older that carry a Class 5 or greater license, and skills that are to a safe standard and instructor approved. Extra practice is available for road test preparation. As of 2009, lot/road tests in Alberta are not conducted during the course, they are booked for a separate day (possibly the following day). When you are ready to book your road test, you will follow the step by step booking instructions that we will provide you during the course. Keep in mind that you will need your course completion certificate to book your road test appointment, and it cannot be done prior to completion of the course (to avoid wrongful or accidental bookings). The day of your test, you will meet the examiner at our facility to conduct your road test. If you would like to view the available testing dates, you may check out the calendar in the Road Test Motorcycle Sign Up. Your included motorcycle use for the road test must be used in 2018. If you plan to use your motorcycle for the road test, then disregard these instructions, and book at your chosen registries office.

The student gear requirements surpass the minimum standards required by Alberta law, for student safety.  Students will need to bring or reserve appropriate gear, which includes:

• Properly fitted DOT or better approved Helmet.

• Eye protection (helmet visor, eyeglasses, sunglasses, or safety glasses).

• Motorcycle specific full fingered gloves or leather full fingered gloves that cover the wrists, NO dirt bike or cloth gloves.

• Boots that cover the ankle, either motorcycle specific or most hiking boots are acceptable. NOT accepted include winter boots, fashion boots, high heeled boots (above 1″), steel toed boots, and shoes or sneakers of any kind.

• Durable jacket which may be specialized riding gear or thick zippered leather jacket, and pants (denim jeans or better durability), required. Anything with less protection quality will not be accepted on course.

Please call in advance to inform us if you will be requiring specific riding gear, or have question regarding appropriate gear to use. Please note that we carry jackets, gloves, and helmets of average build sizing and tapered cut.

Students are required to dress appropriate to the weather conditions (eg. cooler weather will require layers of clothing and/or thermal clothing). Rain gear is also appropriate for cooler temperatures as well as wet weather.

The weather (extreme cold or snow) may affect the course schedule, and as a result, a course or partial course may be rescheduled. If a possible reschedule is not an option for you, please book dates later in the year when the risk of this is lower. In the case of adverse weather conditions beyond our control, we do not issue refunds, and will make our best efforts to reschedule students accordingly. We will contact you via email, or phone for same day notice, if there are any changes to the course, therefore your attendance is expected if you don’t hear from us. Courses will run hot, cold, some light snow, rain or shine!

Detailed course preparation instructions will be provided in your registration confirmation email, please read and follow thoroughly.  This is an automatically generated email sent upon registration completion, and are not duplicated.  Please mark our email address registrations@edgemotorcycle.ca and info@edgemotorcycle.ca as priority or VIP in your email settings to ensure that your emails don’t end up in your junk or spam email inboxes, and if you don’t have your confirmation email in your inbox, please search your junk or spam boxes for it (and change your settings immediately).  Any and all changes to the course will be communicated via email.

Please select your course dates appropriately.

Thank you

Dates
May 23, 2018 to May 24, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
May 25, 2018 to May 27, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
May 28, 2018 to May 29, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
May 30, 2018 to May 31, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 4, 2018 to June 5, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 6, 2018 to June 7, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 8, 2018 to June 10, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 13, 2018 to June 14, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 15, 2018 to June 17, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 18, 2018 to June 19, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 20, 2018 to June 21, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 22, 2018 to June 24, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 25, 2018 to June 26, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
June 27, 2018 to June 28, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 4, 2018 to July 5, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 11, 2018 to July 12, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 13, 2018 to July 15, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 16, 2018 to July 17, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 18, 2018 to July 19, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 20, 2018 to July 22, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 25, 2018 to July 26, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
July 27, 2018 to July 29, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 1, 2018 to August 2, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 8, 2018 to August 9, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 10, 2018 to August 12, 20183 EVENINGS: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 5:00pm - 10:00pm (Registration starts at 5:00pm)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 13, 2018 to August 14, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 15, 2018 to August 16, 20182 DAYS: Wednesday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Thursday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 20, 2018 to August 21, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
August 27, 2018 to August 28, 20182 DAYS: Monday 8:15am - 5:00pm & Tuesday 8:15am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)Course Location
12011 - 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta 780-705-7802
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