January 6, BikeSafe NC Rider Skills Day

  • Status: 3 seats available
  • Location: Cary - Cary PD (Google Map)
  • Address: 120 Wilkinson Avenue, Cary, NC 27512
  • Host Agency: Cary Police Dept.
  • Date: Saturday January 06, 2018
  • Start Time: 8:45 AM sharp
  • Registration Deadline: Thursday January 04, 2018
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BikeSafe Rider Skills Days involve background information and training related to 5 areas:
  • Motorcycle Control (Covers Acceleration, Braking, Clutch Control, and Smoothness)
  • Hazard Management (Covers Observation, Planning, Approach Position, Safety Margin, Reaction to Signs, Perception of Danger, and Reaction to Danger)
  • Cornering (Covers Curve Assessment, Approach Position, Approach Speed, and Safety Margin)
  • Overtaking (Covers Planning and Following Position)
  • Roadcraft (Covers Mirrors / Rear Obstacles, Use of Signals, and Attitude)
The class involves classroom discussion and active riding skills assessment by qualified BikeSafe Assessors. The typical agenda includes:
  • Morning classroom session
  • Short Ride (Drivers are paired with assessors and drive a specified course for around 45 minutes)
  • Break for Lunch
  • Afternoon classroom session (Includes feedback from motor officers)
  • Long Ride (Drivers are paired with assessors and drive a specified course for around 75 minutes)
  • Final classroom session involving feedback from motor officers
Requirements:
  • Legal Motorcycle Endorsement
  • Proper Registration
  • Insurance
  • Legal Helmet
  • Over-the-ankle foot protection
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Long pants
  • Full fingered gloves
  • Eye Protection

Upcoming Classes

Date Host Agency Location Status Fee Options
January 6, 2018 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
February 3, 2018 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
March 2, 2018 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
March 31, 2018 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
April 16, 2018 CaryPD Cary Open $0 More Info Register
April 28, 2018 CaryPD Cary Closed $0 More Info

The Cary Police Department is nationally accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement (CALEA). We exist to ensure the safety and well-being of the community. We accomplish this by delivering the highest level of professional poli
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Cary Police Dept. BikeSafe Assessors:

Ofc. Dennis Abels
Site Coordinator
Sgt. Bryant Brame
Assessor
Ofc. Kris Culin
Assessor
Cpl. Keith Perkins
Assessor
Ofc. Mike Ring
Assessor
Sgt. Greg Savage
Assessor
Ofc. Mike Smith
Assessor
Ofc. Casey Snyder
Assessor
Capt. Steve Wilkins
Assessor

All BikeSafe NC assessors are carefully trained and certified.