Minnesota Motorcycle Safety Center

Course Schedules

Course Schedules
 

Motorcycle safety courses are offered at 29 Minnesota State College and Universities campuses from mid-April through the first weekend in October. Please contact the college (see list of colleges below) at which you would like to take a course. If you have further questions, please review the list of Frequently Asked Questions (in PDF format), or contact the training center you'll be attending.

To operate a motorcycle on public roads in Minnesota, you must have a motorcycle instruction permit or license endorsement. To earn a permit or endorsement, you must first have a valid Minnesota driver's license.

To receive a motorcycle endorsement through the BRC, you must be 18 years or older and possess a valid Minnesota driver's license and motorcycle permit before taking the BRC.

If you are younger than 18 years old, you must complete the MMSC BRC and have a valid Minnesota driver's license before you can receive your permit or endorsement.

Costs:

  • Basic Rider Course (BRC) $160
  • Basic Rider Course 2 $55
  • Moped Course $35
  • Skills Re-Test Course $55
  • Civilian Police Motorcycle Course $75 - Offered at Hennepin Technical College – Brooklyn Park
  • Civilian Police Motorcycle Course: Level 2 $50 - Offered at Hennepin Technical College – Brooklyn Park
  • 3-Wheel Experienced Rider Course $125 -Offered at Century College
  • Individual Training $60 per hour
  • Basic Motorcycle Maintenance $65 - Offered at Anoka Technical College
  • Street Smarts Workshop $200 - Available to clubs and groups
  • Group Riding Seminar $200 - Available to clubs and groups
  • MSF SMARTrainer

    *Basic Rider Training is offered on weekends.

    *During mid-May through Mid-July, some schools run weeknight and weekday Basic Rider Training Classes.  Basic Rider Course 2 (Skills Practice) classes are usually on weekends.

    *Moped courses are usually on weeknights.

 

 

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Participating Minnesota State Colleges and Universities:

All course schedules are designed to list the Basic Rider Course at the top and the Basic Rider 2 (Skills Practice) Course, Moped Course and any additional courses at the bottom of the schedules.

Albert Lea
Riverland Community College
Register for a course
800-247-5039 or 507-379-3336

Alexandria
Alexandria Technical College
Register for a course
888-234-1222

Anoka
Anoka Technical College
Register for a course
763-576-4770

Bemidji
Northland Community and Technical College
Register for a course
218-793-2484

Brainerd
Central Lakes College
Register for a course
800-933-0346 Ext. 8142

Brooklyn Park
Hennepin Technical College
Register for a course
952-995-1330

Cambridge
Anoka Technical College
Register for a course
763-576-4770

Detroit Lakes
Minnesota State Community & Technical College
Register for a course
218-846-3763

Duluth
Lake Superior College
Register for a course
800-432-2884 Ext. 5914 or 218-733-5914

East Grand Forks
Northland Community & Technical College
Register for a course
218-793-2484

Eden Prairie
Hennepin Technical College
Register for a course
952-995-1330

Eveleth
Mesabi Range Community and Technical College
Register for a course
800-657-3860 or 218-742-3438

Grand Rapids
Itasca Community College
Register for a course
218-322-2410

Hutchinson
Ridgewater College
Register for a course
800-722-1151 Ext. 6064

International Falls
Mesabi Range Community and Technical College
Register for a course
800-657-3860 or 218-742-3438

Luverne
Minnesota West Community &
Technical College
Register for a course
507-537-7051

Marshall
Minnesota West Community & Technical College
Register for a course
507-537-7051

Moorhead
Minnesota State Community & Technical College
Register for a course
218-846-3763

North Mankato
South Central College
Register for a course
800-722-9359 Ext. 7203

Pipestone
Minnesota West Community & Technical College
Register for a course
507-537-7051

Red Wing
Minnesota State College Southeast Technical
Register for a course
877-853-8324 Ext. 2740

Rochester
Rochester Community and Technical College
Register for a course
800-247-1296 or 507-280-3157

Rosemount
Dakota County Technical College
Register for a course
651-423-8027

Staples
Central Lakes College
Register for a course
800-933-0346 Ext. 8142

St. Cloud
St. Cloud Technical & Community College
Register for a course
800-222-1009 option 6 or 320-308-0015

St. Paul
St. Paul College
Register for a course
651-846-1800

Thief River Falls
Northland Community and Technical College
Register for a course
218-793-2484

White Bear Lake
Century College
Register for a course
651-779-3341

Willmar
Ridgewater College
Register for a course
800-722-1151 Ext. 6064

Winona
Minnesota State College Southeast Technical
Register for a course
877-853-8324 Ext. 2740

Worthington
Minnesota West Community & Technical College
Register for a course
507-537-7051