Frequently Asked Questions
What do I do first?
Is a permit required to take the MSF Basic RiderCourse?
No, you do not need a permit to participate in the MSF Basic RiderCourse. After successfully completing the course you will receive a ‘road test’ waiver.
DMV will require that you obtain the motorcyle permit before they will add the motorcycle endorsement to your license. You will be able to obtain the motorcycle permit & have the motorcycle endorsement added to your drivers license on the same day.
DMV Reservation Link; https://nysdmvqw.us.qmatic.cloud/naoa/index.jsp
What do I do after successfully completing the MSF Basic RiderCourse?
HOW TO OBTAIN THE MOTORCYCE ENDORSEMENT AFTER COMPLETING THE MSF BASIC RIDERCOURSE:
Once you successfully complete the MSF Basic RiderCourse you will receive a ‘road test’ waiver.
If you already have your motorcycle permit: Schedule an appointment at DMV to ‘change information or class on your photo document (Non Renewal)’. You can use the reservation link below. You will need to bring your motorcycle permit, drivers license, the road test waiver from the course & fill out an MV44 DMV form.
What kind of training will I receive?
How long will it take to get my license?
What is the road test like?
Can I take the road test on my own bike?
Where is the training conducted?
Private lessons can occur in many locations, including “house calls” for students who wish to use their own bikes. A nominal mileage fee may apply.