Motorcycle Safety

2020 Motorcycle Training Season



Online Registration for the 2020 Season began on March 1, 2020. Read all the Information BEFORE registering!!

Northern Michigan University is one of 13 state sponsored regional training agencies providing the Michigan Rider Education Program (Mi-REP) that is funded through a grant from the Michigan Department of State. NMU offers classes in six locations throughout the west/central Upper Peninsula. With the popularity of motorcycle riding on the increase statewide and across the country this program offers riders of all skill levels some of the most comprehensive training available anywhere. All of our instructors are MSF certified rider coaches in addition to being experienced avid riders.


Motorcycle Instructors Needed!  We are looking to hire several RiderCoaches (instructors).  Locations are Houghton, Menominee & Rapid River. See the attached flyer for more details.
Training locations are: Detroit Area or Kalamazoo/Muskegon.
Contact Lori Malnor (906) 227-1514 or, with questions or to apply.

State of Michigan RiderCoach information.


Please read the following links prior to registration

  1. Class Schedule
  2. Class Requirements
  3. Waiver Form
  4. How To Register - All Classes have been CANCELED!

Motorcycle Safety Courses

BRCu Web Enhanced Course (Basic Rider Course Update) NEW COURSE - PLEASE READ!!

Who should take the BRCu.

New riders with little or no experience seeking a license endorsement.
• Riders who have twice failed the SOS third party skills test.
• Experienced riders who have never had formal training and want to update their skills.

Frequently Asked Questions - PLEASE READ!
eCourse Instructions
System requirements

Read details.

MICHIGAN HELMET LAW does not apply to the Michigan Motorcycle Safety Program. All students and RiderCoaches are required to wear protective clothing, including a helmet, while participating in the program. Key points.

If any questions please contact us at (906) 227-2103, or email us at facebook-like.jpg us on Facebook