July 25, BikeSafe NC Rider Skills Day

  • Status: 1 seats available
  • Location: Cary - Cary PD (Google Map)
  • Address: 120 Wilkinson Avenue, Cary, NC 27512
  • Host Agency: Cary Police Dept.
  • Date: Saturday July 25, 2020
  • Start Time: 9:00 AM sharp
  • Registration Deadline: Thursday July 23, 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
  • 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
July 25, 2020 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
September 11, 2020 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
October 10, 2020 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register

The Cary Police Department is nationally accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement (CALEA). We exist to ensure the safety and well-being of the community. We accomplish this by delivering the highest level of professional poli
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Cary Police Dept. BikeSafe Assessors:

Ofc. Dustin Preston
Site Coordinator
Ofc. Dennis Abels
Lt. Bryant Brame
Ofc. Kris Culin
Sgt. Keith Perkins
Sgt. Mike Ring
Ofc. Casey Snyder
Capt. Steve Wilkins

All BikeSafe NC assessors are carefully trained and certified.