WHAT IS THE CAN-AM SPYDER RIDER EDUCATION PROGRAM?
If you've ever dreamed of an open road adventure, then the Can-Am Spyder Rider Education Program is your path to reality!
Certified instructors will share their expertise for you to receive the training fundamentals required to successfully complete the course and obtain your 3-wheel motorcycle endorsement.
The closest open course to Brooks Powersports is the 3-Wheel Basic Rider Course conducted by the Motorcycle Safety Academy in a parking lot at Harrisburg Area Community College. Brooks Powersports donated some Can-Am Rykers for you to ride at no extra cost for the duration of the course. A 3-Wheel Riding Clinic also is available from Total Control Training in Lancaster / Manheim.
You will receive theoretical and practical essentials worth months of riding experience:
- how to minimize risk and handle special situations
- basic vehicle control
- throttle control
- straight line riding
- turning and shifting
- advanced skills like stopping quickly and evasive maneuvering
There’s never been a better time to Learn to Ride.
WHAT ARE THE LICENSE REQUIREMENTS IN PENNSYLVANIA?
Read the answers below to understand the Can-Am Spyder license requirements in Pennsylvania.
What type of license is required?
A 3-wheel motorcycle license is required to ride a Can-Am Spyder. A skill test on a 3-wheel motorcycle is required. A 2-wheel motorcycle license also allows you to ride a Can-Am Spyder. However, according to the Pennsylvania Motorcycle Safety Program, "Motorcycle permit holders who complete a 3-wheel basic course will earn a motorcycle license with restriction prohibiting the operation a of 2-wheel motorcycle."
Is the motorcycle rider education mandatory?
No. However, Can-Am Spyder strongly recommends that every new rider completes its 3-wheel riding course in order to:
- Familiarize with the Spyder products.
- Learn the basics in a friendly/safe environment.
Can I pass my skills test on a Can-Am Spyder?
Yes. The skills test can be completed at a local driving school.
NOTICE: Laws and regulations are subject to change. Please confirm given information with your local authorities.
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