06/14/2024 BikeSafe NC Rider Skills Day

  • Status: 6 seats available
  • Location: Raleigh - Raleigh Police Dept NW District (Google Map)
  • Address: 8016 Glenwood Ave, (park in front lot facing Glenwood Ave), Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Host Agency: Raleigh Police Department
  • Date: Friday June 14, 2024
  • Start Time: 8:45 AM sharp
  • Registration Deadline: Wednesday June 12, 2024
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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 day involves classroom discussion and active riding skills assessment by qualified BikeSafe Assessors. Our typical agenda includes:
  • Morning classroom session
  • Short Ride (Students are paired with assessors and ride a specified route for around 30-40 minutes)
  • Break for Lunch
  • Afternoon classroom session (Includes feedback from motor officers)
  • Long Ride (Students are paired with assessors and ride a specified route for around 45-60 minutes)
  • Final classroom session involving feedback from motor officers
Requirements:
  • Legal Motorcycle Endorsement or Motorcycle Learner's Permit
  • Students must bring a properly insured and registered motorcycle to ride for class
  • Legal Helmet (must meet the D.O.T. safety standard)
  • Over-the-ankle foot protection
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Long pants
  • Full fingered gloves
  • Eye Protection (if not wearing a full-faced helmet)
Date Host Agency Location Status Fee
May 31, 2024 05/31/24 Raleigh PD Raleigh Open $0 More Info Register
June 14, 2024 06/14/24 Raleigh PD Raleigh Open $0 More Info Register
July 26, 2024 07/26/24 Raleigh PD Raleigh Open $0 More Info Register
August 23, 2024 08/23/24 Raleigh PD Raleigh Open $0 More Info Register
September 20, 2024 09/20/24 Raleigh PD Raleigh Open $0 More Info Register
October 4, 2024 10/04/24 Raleigh PD Raleigh Open $0 More Info Register
Rider Skills Day, 2/23/2024
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Raleigh PD Assessors:

Ofc. Mike Caron
Regional Coordinator
Ofc. Nick Piatek
Site Coordinator
Ofc. Andrew Clark
Assessor
Ofc. Chris Vela
Assessor
Ofc. Jim Willauer
Assessor

All BikeSafe NC assessors are
carefully trained and certified.