Motorcycle Course

Lively Technical School is a licensed affiliate of the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles and of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF). This entitles us to administer the mandatory basic motorcycle rider’s course for license on behalf of the State of Florida. All classes are taught by Motorcycle Safety Foundation certified Training Coach. cycle rider’s course for license on behalf of the State of Florida. All classes are taught by Motorcycle Safety Foundation certified Training Coach.

Program Overview

Motorcycle Rider Training Course

Classes held every Saturday and Sunday from 7 am – 4 pm.

Contact Stacey Turnkett at 850-487-7400 for more information.

Required riding gear:

  • DOT approved helmet with full face shield —we will loan you a helmet if needed
  • Full fingered gloves – no exposed skin
  • Long sleeve shirt or jacket—no exposed skin
  • Long pants or jeans- no exposed skin
  • Sturdy boots or shoes that cover the ankle – flat sole or limited heel

Optional Riding Gear

  • Rain gear / NO PONCHOS
  • Sunscreen
  • Snacks
  • Soda/water

Course Objective:

  • Develop a safe responsible motorcyclist
  • Develop the mental skills for safe motorcycling
  • Develop the physical skills for safe motorcycling
  • Create an understanding of risk awareness
  • Develop a strategy to manage risk

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What You'll Learn

  • Develop a safe responsible motorcyclist
  • Develop the mental skills for safe motorcycling
  • Develop the physical skills for safe motorcycling
  • Create an understanding of risk awareness
  • Develop a strategy to manage risk

Disclaimer: The course is being presented by Lively Technical Center; using materials supplied by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation and the Florida Rider Training Program as a public service. This does not imply any endorsement by MSF or any sponsors, supporting organizations, equipment, motorcycles, or any other materials involved in the presentation of the Basic Rider course. Our aim is to expose you to ways to ride more safely. While we cannot and will not assume responsibility for the safe operations of your motorcycle, it is our hope that by presenting responsible viewpoints on safety we will expose riders and the public to proper and prudent motorcycle operation. We are here to assist your learning. We cannot guarantee it or put it to use.

Note: This course is of great value to beginners and experienced riders alike and required to obtain your Motorcycle Endorsement on your Driver’s License.  Motorcycling may not be for everyone. Instructors reserve the right to dismiss a student if the course objectives are not being met.

We offer small classes that are held each Saturday and Sunday from 7am to 4pm , unless otherwise posted. The cost of the course is $240 and is due at time of registration. You may register Monday -Thursday 8am to 4pm. We accept cash, debit/credit cards, money orders or cashier checks for payment. You may return completed forms via email to [email protected] , fax (850) 487-7630 or to the address listed:

500 North Appleyard Dr

Tallahassee, Fl 32304

If you have further questions please call Stacey Turknett at 850-487-7400