Roadsafe Rider

Hamilton Skills - Novice/Intermediate/Returning

Designed for novice, intermediate and returning riders:

Increase your skills, confidence and enjoyment of road riding with a mix of interactive theory and practical riding, in a relaxed low-pressure environment, at a closed road venue.

This course is designed for riders with a motorcycle license, who are currently riding on the road.

Description

Managing risk and avoiding crashes depends on your thinking and riding skills, so the more skills you have, the better rider you’ll be and the more fun you will have!

Topics can be flexible and may include:

  • Emergency braking technique
  • Cornering confidence
  • How your tyres work for you
  • Manoeuvering with control and balance
  • Counter-steering
  • Identifying and avoiding hazards
  • Road positioning
  • Risk management
  • Group riding
  • Reducing the risk of crashing
  • Tips to avoid crashing
  • Riding position
  • Riding in different weather conditions
  • Overtaking
  • Riding with a pillion
  • Pre-ride checks for your bike

Prerequisites

This course is designed for riders with a motorcycle license, who are currently riding on the road.