February 7, BikeSafe NC Rider Skills Day

  • Status: 7 seats available
  • Location: Greensboro - Greensboro Police Dept -- S Swing Rd (Google Map)
  • Address: 300 S Swing Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409
  • Host Agency: Greensboro Police Department
  • Date: Friday February 07, 2020
  • Start Time: 8:45 AM sharp
  • Registration Deadline: Wednesday February 05, 2020
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BikeSafe Rider Skills Days involve background information and training related to 5 areas:
  • Motorcycle Control (Covers Acceleration, Braking, Clutch Control, and Smoothness)
  • Hazard Management (Covers Observation, Planning, Approach Position, Safety Margin, Reaction to Signs, Perception of Danger, and Reaction to Danger)
  • Cornering (Covers Curve Assessment, Approach Position, Approach Speed, and Safety Margin)
  • Overtaking (Covers Planning and Following Position)
  • Roadcraft (Covers Mirrors / Rear Obstacles, Use of Signals, and Attitude)
The class involves classroom discussion and active riding skills assessment by qualified BikeSafe Assessors. The typical agenda includes:
  • Morning classroom session
  • Short Ride (Drivers are paired with assessors and drive a specified course for around 45 minutes)
  • Break for Lunch
  • Afternoon classroom session (Includes feedback from motor officers)
  • Long Ride (Drivers are paired with assessors and drive a specified course for around 75 minutes)
  • Final classroom session involving feedback from motor officers
Requirements:
  • Legal Motorcycle Endorsement
  • Proper Registration
  • Insurance
  • Legal Helmet
  • Over-the-ankle foot protection
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Long pants
  • Full fingered gloves
  • Eye Protection

Upcoming Classes

Date Host Agency Location Status Fee Options
February 7, 2020 Greensboro PD Greensboro Open $0 More Info Register

The Greensboro Police Department is a dynamic, full-service police organization comprised of 747 authorized personnel. Each of our police professionals is dedicated to making a positive difference in our community.
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Greensboro Police Department BikeSafe Assessors:

Ofc. Matthew Leahey
Site Coordinator
Sgt. Benjamin Altizer
Assessor
Ofc. Deon Carter
Assessor
Ofc. Tom Fetzer
Assessor
Ofc. Eric League
Assessor
Ofc. Sean Patterson
Assessor

All BikeSafe NC assessors are carefully trained and certified.