Motorcycle Safety Program

Training Towards Excellence One Rider at a Time

Due to current events surrounding the pandemic, both the beginner and experienced rider courses through West Virginia’s Motorcycle Safety Program have been temporarily suspended. Please check back for updated information on when classes will be rescheduled.

The West Virginia Motorcycle Safety Program is pleased to offer motorcycle rider courses developed by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) and taught by MSF certified, professional instructors. These courses are approved by the state. Graduates are exempt from the requirement to take the state riding skills test for motorcycle license endorsement.

  • All unendorsed riders must obtain a temporary motorcycle instruction permit prior to attending class.
  • All Applicants are required to have a valid West Virginia driver's license and be 16 years of age or older.

Additional Information

How to contact the Motorcycle Safety Program
Basic and Experienced Rider Course Information
Motorcycle Helmets
Motorcycle Operator's Manual (PDF)
Motorcycle Safety Tips
Motorcycle Safety Training Sign Up