June 11, 2014 — Ashland Community and Technical College will offer a weekend Basic Rider 1 Course six times this summer to help new motorcyclists prepare for the road and earn a waiver for the license skills test.
The twenty-hour course meets on Friday from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dates are June 20-22, July 25-27, Aug. 1-3, Aug. 15-17, Sept. 5-7 and Oct. 3-5.
Those who successfully pass the course will get a waiver for the motorcycle license skills test and may be eligible for reduced insurance rates.
Participants must be at least 16 years of age and have a valid permit. Those under 18 years of age must have a notarized liability waiver form signed by a parent or guardian. before taking the course.
The fee is $110 for KY residents and $200 for OH or WV residents. To register or for more information, call ACTC External Education, 326-2072, (800) 928-4256 ext. 62072 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.