Redstone Harley-Davidson®
15100 HWY. 20 W, Madison, AL 35756

256-340-7333
Learn to ride

Learn to ride

2020 CLASS REGISTRATION IS OPEN



Learn to ride - new rider course -  what to expect  

When you take a New Rider Course at the Riding Academy you'll:

  • Learn to ride on a genuine Harley-Davidson® motorcycle. 
  • Get in-class and on-range instruction from Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF) and H-D® Certified Coaches. 
  • Learn to safely accelerate, shift brake, and turn, along with maneuvers like controlling skids and surmounting obstacles. 
  • Earn an MSF Basic RiderCourse Completion Card, which may (varies by state) exempt you from the riding portion of your license exam and score you a discount on a motorcycle insurance. 

Weekday - 3 Day Course Schedule:

Monday - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday - 8:00am - 5:00pm

Weekend - 3 Day Course Schedule:

Friday - 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday - 8:00am - 5:00pm

NEW RIDER COURSE FAQs

WHAT WILL I NEED TO REGISTER?

You'll need a valid automobile driver's license or learner's permit, and have the ability to ride a bicycle.

DO I NEED ANY SPECIAL GEAR?

You'll need to bring the following: 

  • A heavy, long-sleeve shirt or jacket
  • Jeans, chaps or leather pants
  • Over-the-ankle sturdy footwear
  • Full-fingered Gloves
  • A helmet and meets DOT requirements 
  • Eyewear 

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SKILLED RIDER COURSE  -  WHAT TO EXPECT

Designed solely for experienced riders, the eight hour, 1 day course is taught by dedicated Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF) and H-D® Certified Coaches. 

You'll learn advanced tips and techniques to help you own the road. 

  • Control at low speeds
  • Risk Management 
  • Limited-space maneuvers
  • Cornering Judgement
  • Swerving and stopping quickly on straights and in curves
  • Multiple curve maneuvers and surmounting objects

When you're done, you'll not only ride with more confidence then ever, you'll earn MSF Basic RiderCourseSP 2 completion card that may qualify you for a discount on motorcycle insurance. 

skilled rider course faqS

WHAT WILL I NEED TO REGISTER?

  • A street-ready Motorcycle 
  • Motorcycle endorsement, permit or license 
  • Proof of valid motorcycle insurance

DO I NEED ANY SPECIAL GEAR?

You'll need to bring the following: 

  • A heavy, long-sleeve shirt or jacket
  • Jeans, chaps or leather pants
  • Over-the-ankle sturdy footwear
  • Full-fingered Gloves
  • A helmet and meets DOT requirements 
  • Eyewear 

WHAT BIKE WILL I RIDE?

For the riding portion, you will provide a street ready motorcycle. 

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