Beginning 2 Wheel
Motorcycle Safety Course
KickStartPermit prep class
1 day course
Basics of motorcycle controls
Understanding basic motorcycle operation
Confidence for the Permit class
KickStart | True Novice 2 Wheel Motorcycle Safety Course
If you have never ridden a motorcycle or had little experience riding a scooter, ATV or off road vehicle the KickStart is an introductory, hands on motorcycle course that will give you the very basics of motorcycle controls and operation. This low stress 3 hour course will get you ready to advance to the beginner permit course with confidence.
There is no classroom portion or testing in this pre-permit/introduction to motorcycles course. Go directly to the motorcycle range for the start of your course.
Little to no Motorcycle Experience
This 3 hour introductory course is designed for the true novice and introduces the basics of motorcycle controls and operation in a low stress environment. provides the motorcycles and class sizes are kept low for more personal attention. This class can be completed using a provided scooter instead of motorcycle by requesting a scooter during registration. The KickStart course will give new riders the confidence and foundation they need to attend the Beginner Motorcycle Permit Course.
Come prepared to ride with the required riding gear:
- A helmet that meets DOT standards
- Long jeans or heavier material pants with no rips, tears or holes
- Long sleeve shirt or jacket that is weather appropriate
- Eye protection such as glasses, sunglasses, safety glasses or goggles
- Sturdy boots that cover the ankle with no more than a 1-inch heel
- Gloves that cover the entire hand
In compliance with DOL requirements, you will not be able to ride without the required riding gear.
You will receive a course confirmation from Motorcycle@GoWMST.com directly following your registration. This confirmation contains important information regarding your course. Be sure to locate it and review it carefully.
Motorcycle KickStart Course
We offer this courses multiple times a week and at several different locations across Western Washington!