June 4, BikeSafe NC Rider Skills Day

  • Status: Closed
  • Location: Morrisville - Morrisville Police Department (Google Map)
  • Address: 260 Town Hall Dr. #C, Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Host Agency: Morrisville Police Department
  • Date: Saturday June 04, 2022
  • Start Time: 8:45 AM sharp
  • Registration Deadline: Wednesday June 01, 2022
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
July 29, 2022 Morrisville PD Morrisville Open $0 More Info Register
August 19, 2022 Morrisville PD Morrisville Open $0 More Info Register

The Nationally Accredited Police Department provides 24-hour law enforcement services for businesses and residents within the town limits of Morrisville.

Our main responsibilities include maintaining order, protecting public and property, patrolling,
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Morrisville Police Department BikeSafe Assessors:

Ofc. Gerald Morris
Site Coordinator
Sgt. Chad Penland
Assessor

All BikeSafe NC assessors are carefully trained and certified.