CF Citrus Offers Motorcycle Training
Jan. 20, 2012
The College of Central Florida Citrus Campus offers basic motorcycle training in cooperation with the Motorcycle Training Institute.
The Motorcycle Basic Rider Course is a research-based and action-oriented curriculum designed to teach beginning motorcyclists of all ages the physical and mental skills necessary to ride safely on the street. It includes basic motorcycle operation, maximum effective braking techniques, turning skills, obstacle avoidance maneuvers, classroom instruction and 10 hours of on-cycle training.
The course is held on Fridays from 5:30 to 9 p.m., Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Sundays 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The course fee is $195 until March 31 and includes student workbooks and use of helmets and motorcycles. RiderCoaches for the program are all experienced motorcycle operators who are nationally certified by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation.
For more information, call Continuing Education at the Citrus Campus, 352-249-1210. For enrollment, call MTII at 877-308-7246. The schedule is also available online at www.mtii.com.