Learn To Ride Hours: | Call us at: 617-389-8888 Contact Us Find a New Rider Class About Us GREAT RIDERS AREN'T BORN. THEY'RE MADE. LEARN TO RIDE - OR RIDE BETTER - THE H-D® WAY. If you're ready to experience the unique thrill of riding your own motorcycle for the first time, there's no better place than the New Rider Course at the Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy. Experienced riders, take your skills to the next level with the Skilled Rider Course. Available only at Authorized H-D® Dealerships. NEW RIDER COURSE WHAT TO EXPECT When you take a New Rider Course at the Riding Academy, you'll: Learn to ride on a genuine Harley-Davidson® motorcycle Get in-class and on range instructions from Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF) and H-D® Certified Coaches Learn to safely accelerate, shift, brake, and turn, along with maneuvers like controlling skids and surmounting obstacles Earn an MSF Basic RiderCourse℠ Completion Card, which may (varies by state) exempt you from the riding portion of your license exam and score you a discount on motorcycle insurance. NEW RIDER COURSE FAQS What will I need to register? You'll need a valid automobile driver's license or learner's permit, and have the ability to ride a bicycle. Do I need any special gear? You'll need to bring the following: A heavy, long sleeve shirt or jacket eans, chaps, or leather pants Over-the-ankle, sturdy, closed-toe footwear Full-fingered gloves A helmet that meets DOT requirements Eyewear Proof of E-course completion SKILLED RIDER COURSE WHAT TO EXPECT Designed solely for experienced riders, this eight hour 1- or 2-day course is taught by dedicated Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF) and H-D® Certified Coaches You'll learn advanced tips and techniques to help you own the road Control at low speeds Risk management Limited space maneuvers Cornering judgment Swerving and stopping quickly on straights and in curves Multiple curve maneuvers and surmounting objects When you're done, you'll not only ride with more confidence than ever, you'll earn an MSF Basic Rider Course℠ 2 Completion Card that may qualify you for a discount on motorcycle insurance. *This is offered only at our Seacoast Harley-Davidson location Find a Class SKILLED RIDER COURSE FAQS What will I need to register? A street-ready motorcycle Motorcycle endorsement, permit or license Proof of valid motorcycle insurance Do I need any special gear? A heavy, long sleeve shirt or jacket Jeans, chaps, or leather pants Over the ankle, sturdy, closed-toe footwear Full fingered gloves A helmet that meets DOT requirements Eyewear What bike will I ride? For the riding portion, you will provide a street-ready motorcycle.