DOBSON — Motorcyclists can learn the skills necessary to operate a motorcycle in traffic during the NC Motorcycle Safety Program’s Basic Rider Course, which will be held on Friday from 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the SCC Driving Range at the Surry Community College, 630 S. Main St., Dobson.
This course consists of both classroom and driving range activities. Motorcycles are provided for the course. Each site has a limited supply of helmets in various sizes. If possible, bring your own helmet to the riding portion of the course.
The course consists of 22 hours of training. The Friday evening classroom session is conducted in J-107, located in the J-Building at Surry Community College, 630 S. Main St., Dobson. The remainder of the course is conducted at the Emergency Services Training Center behind the baseball field off Comer Boulevard in Dobson.
The cost to register is $167. Space is limited. The class will also be offered Aug. 14-16 and Aug. 28-30.
Call 336-386-3473 or 336-386-3681 for more details about SCC’s Motorcycle Safety Courses.