21. July 2008 19:00
If you want to learn how to ride a motorcycle, you can start right away. Moraine Park Technical College has many openings in its Motorcycle Rider courses at the Fond du Lac campus.
The following courses begin on Saturdays in early and mid August:
· Courses 816-400-020 and 021 start Aug. 2.
· Courses 816-400-023 and 024 start Aug. 9.
· Courses 816-400-025 and 027 start Aug. 16.
The courses provide beginning or returning riders with hands-on experience in the basic skills of motorcycling: straight-line riding, turning, shifting, braking and the mental skills needed for control.
Instructor Tom O’Meara was one of only nine instructors throughout the nation to receive the 2004 Outstanding Rider Coach for Wisconsin by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF). He has been with Moraine Park since 1993.
For more information about Motorcyle Rider courses, call 920-924-3447. To register, call 1-800-472-4554. Enroll today and be ready to ride before the snow flies.