Qride Mackay - motorcycle  licence course, rider  training.

Become  a Pro Rider, a Top Rider or a Learner Rider Qride with

Brett Hoskin

0447 714336

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Objectives

1

Familiarization

  • Identify location and operation of important controls and major parts
  • Review mounting/dismounting procedures
  • Use engine start and shutdown procedures


2

Using the Friction Point

  • Become skilled in using the clutch friction zone for control


3

Starting & Stopping Drill

  • Learn clutch/throttle coordination to start out and stop with precision and control


4

Shifting & Stopping

  • Shift gears and stop smoothly


5

Adjusting Speed & Turning

  • Develop the basic skills of adjusting speed and turning (counter-steering technique)


6

Controls-Skills Practice

  • Combine throttle, clutch, and brake use with a variety of maneuvers


7

Cornering

  • Develop the slow/look/press/roll technique for smooth, precise cornering


8

Matching Gears to Speed

  • Practice matching gear shifting to road speed


9

Stopping Quickly

  • Develop quick-stop capabilities


10

Limited Area  Maneuvers

  • Refine manoeuvring skills to allow turns in limited spaces


11

How to Initiate Lean

  • Develop deeper understanding of counter-steering for initiating turns


12

Cornering Positioning

  • Develop cornering finesse through additional rider judgment of entry speed and degree of curve


13

Negotiating Curves

  • Demonstrate smooth and precise cornering techniques through various paths of travel


14

Stopping Quickly in a Curve

  • Learn techniques to maintain control while stopping in a curve


15

Obstacles & Lane Changes

  • Develop proficiency in crossing over obstacles
  • Practice making safe lane changes


16

Avoiding Hazards

  • Learn the collision-avoidance skills of swerving and quick braking


17

Skills Practice

  • Exercise that combines a variety of manoeuvres


Test

Skill Test

  • To assess basic skills using a U-turn, swerve, quick stop, and cornering manoeuvre: To demonstrate basic motorcycle control skills and ability to avoid an obstacle
  • To demonstrate ability to use the proper technique to negotiate a curve