3-Wheel Basic Course



Come Take the 3-Wheel Basic Course 

If you want to ride a 3-wheel motorcycle, this course is the place to start. This 2-day course includes both classroom and on-range instruction giving you comfort with a 3-wheeler, whether a traditional trike (one wheel in front), or "reverse" trike (two wheels in front).

What Will I Do in the 3-Wheel Basic Course?

This 2-day course (16 hours) covers:

  • Shifting
  • Cornering and cornering judgment
  • Stopping quickly
  • Swerving to avoid obstacles
  • Turns from a stop
  • Limited space maneuvers

The MSF 3-Wheel Basic RiderCourse is designed to be a low-risk, effective, and enjoyable training event for people who have little or no riding experience on 3-wheel motorcycles.

What Are the Course Requirements?

Riders provide their own 3-wheel motorcycle. Your motorcycle needs to be:

  • Street legal
  • Registered and insured (bring proof of both)
  • In good working order (must pass a visual safety inspection by the RiderCoach)
  • If you are not the bike's owner, you must provide written permission from the owner for you to use their motorcycle

Students must provide their own required protective gear to include:

  • Shatter-resistant eye protection
    Sturdy over the ankle footwear (non-canvas)
  • Long sleeved shirt or jacket
  • Long non-flare denim pants or equivalent protective material
  • Full fingered gloves, preferably leather