If you are 18 or older and you want to obtain your motorcycle endorsement, you must have a motorcycle permit prior to attending the course. Wisconsin residents do NOT need a permit to earn their endorsement. After you have successfully completed the Basic Rider course you will be issued a Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) completion card.

Dakota County Technical College has partnered with the Minnesota Motorcycle Safety Center (MMSC), Driver and Vehicle Service (a division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety), Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, and community and Corporate sponsors to provide one of the most comprehensive safety programs in the world. MMSC and DCTC are committed to reducing motorcycle crashes, injuries, and fatalities.

Motorcycle courses offered:

  • Basic Rider Course | 14.5 hours
  • Intermediate Rider Course | 5 hours
  • Road Guard Course | 3 hours
  • Motorcycle Refresher Course | 3 hours

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Cancellation Policy

Due to the vast number of registrations for these courses, you will be allowed to reschedule your course date once without forfeiting your tuition. To cancel or reschedule a course, you must call 651-423-8027 five days prior to class. There will be no refunds for late cancellations or “No Shows.”

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