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Basic Motorcycle Operator Training Course

Texas State Technical College (TSTC) Marshall now offering Basic Motorcycle Rider Course (Approved by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation)

Basic Rider Course is required to get a new Texas motorcycle license (class M endorsement) Effective September 1, 2009 (Texas Transportation Code 521.148)

Learn Motorcycling from the Pros!

It's challenging.
It's fun.
It can even save you money on insurance rates.
Your only homework assignment is to make it home safely.

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This is your desk! Imagine the class!

All classes are located at TSTC Marshall North Building & Riding Range 2400 East End Blvd. Marshall, TX

Motorcycle training at TSTC Marshall is done by Motorsports Training Center. Please call Stephanie at 903-561-8371 or toll free 877-855-RIDE for class schedule and information.

Motorcycle Courses Offered

Motorcycle Training FAQs



We provide the motorcycle, helmet and books. Whenever riding during the course, all participants must wear the minimum of protective gear consisting of the following:

  1. Motorcycle Helmet meeting Federal Department of Transportation standards;
  2. Eye protection;
  3. Over the ankle footwear (not cloth, canvas, etc.);
  4. Long sleeved shirt or jacket;
  5. Long, non flared denim pants or equivalent;
  6. Full fingered gloves, preferably leather;
  7. Students under 18 years old MUST have waivers signed by a parent or legal guardian prior to participating in the Basic Rider Course.
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