Motorcycle Training Classes: FAQs & Prices

How much does a class cost?

The Basic RiderCourse is offered on weekdays or weekends at the following prices: 

  • Weekdays:  $220 (2-day class, including use of helmet and  motorcycle) 
  • Weekends: $235 (2-day class including use of helmet and motorcycle) 
  • Your fee includes an online eCourse, classroom sessions, and riding sessions. 

When are classes offered?

Each class runs for two consecutive days. You can select from these options: Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri, or Sat-Sun. Classes run year-round. 

For a group, you can also arrange for a private class schedule. 

Why do I need to take this class?

In the state of Texas, a motorcycle safety course is required in order to secure your motorcycle license. Once you complete the course, you'll take your certificate to DMV to get your license.  

Our awesome & patient coaches will teach you the basics of riding from the ground up, with safety tips and techniques for real-world riding. 

You'll be living the dream in no time! 

What if I'm an experienced rider, do I need this class?

Many riders take this course as a refresher, or simply want to reinforce the basics of safe riding. If you've been riding for years, but need your license, this is the class that you'll need. 

Is this course certified by the State of Texas?

This school is a state-certified by the Texas Department of Public Safety, and teaches the curriculum provided by the Motorcycle Safety Division. All rider coaches are certified and experienced. 

What happens after I register for a class?

Your registration covers 2 segments of instruction: Online |  In Person (Classroom & Riding) 

After you have registered for a class: 

  1. Your registration documents will provide a code for an online portion of instruction that must be completed prior to your in-person class. 
  2. Bring the certificate of completion for your online course to your in-person class. 
  3. During your 2 day in-person class, you'll receive both classroom and riding instruction. 
  4. In order to receive final certificate, students must pass both a written and riding test. 

Policies of Awesome Riding

Before you register: Please read the Student Agreement You Will Sign



I understand and agree that NO REFUNDS are given once my registration is submitted. I understand and agree that in the event I need to reschedule into a different class, I must do so at least 72 hours prior to the start time of the original class. Failure to do so will result in loss of entire tuition with no exceptions. If I do not appear at the appropriate time and place for my class, I understand that no refund will be given. I agree that the refund and cancellation policy is the sole responsibility of Awesome Riding. 

I understand and agree that I cannot be tardy to the class start time on any day of class and that I must attend and participate in ALL portions of the course. I understand that this is for my safety and adheres to the policies of MSF curriculum. Tardiness or failure to attend all sessions of the course will result in loss of the entire course fee. No refunds or rescheduling will be granted. 


I understand and agree that inclement weather may delay or extend class time and schedule will be adjusted at the discretion of the RiderCoach to ensure a safe learning environment. 


I understand and agree that I MUST provide my own riding gear (over-the-ankle footwear, long sleeve shirt or jacket, long pants, and gloves). I understand that Awesome Riding will provide a helmet and motorcycle for the class duration. If I fail to provide my own riding gear that meets the guidelines, I will not be permitted to participate in the course and will be subject to forfeiture of my course fee. 


I understand and agree that there is a possibility I may be counseled out of the class by my RiderCoach because I have not been able to achieve the objectives of the range (riding) exercises for one of more of the following reasons: (1) I have exceeded the allotted learning time and have not demonstrated the needed skills to continue. (2) I have failed to abide by course safety and guidelines provided by my RiderCoach. If these situations occur, I understand that I forfeit the entire course fee. 


I understand and agree that my registration is NON-TRANSFERABLE. 


I, as the undersigned participant (and my parent or legal guardian, if under the age of 18 years old) do hereby execute this release, waiver and indemnification for myself and my heirs, successors, representatives and assigns; and hereby agree and represent as follows: To release Awesome Riding. and their landlord (West Oaks Mall), landowners, members, employees, agents, representatives and those governmental agencies and other organizations affiliated with this course including but not limited to the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation, and hold them harmless for any liability, loss, damage, cost, claim, judgment or settlement which may be brought or entered against them as a result of my participation in said course. I and (and my parent and/or legal guardian if under 18 years old) understand that there are risks involved in the learning of proper skills necessary to operate a motorcycle and I do accept those risks. I agree that I (and parent or legal guardian, if under the age of 18 years old) will be signing additional waivers at the start of class:  ("Student Information Form," "Waiver and Release of Liability," and "Consent for Medical Treatment of a Minor". if student is under 18 years).