Located at: William Rainey Harper College 1200 W. Algonquin Rd., Palatine, IL 60067

The Basic RiderCourse (BRC) provides 20 hours of classroom and on-motorcycle instruction. You must be an Illinois resident 16 years of age or older. The BRC covers the basics of operating a motorcycle and safety-oriented mental strategies. Motorcycles and helmets are provided for your use. Successful completion of this course will waive both state licensing tests for those 18 years of age and older. Students under 18 must still take both state licensing tests. The course may also earn you an insurance discount.

The Basic Rider eCourse (BRCe) provides 20 hours total for the course. Four hours of online self-study, 16 hours of classroom and on-motorcycle instruction. You must be an Illinois resident 16 years of age or older. The BRCe covers the basics of operating a motorcycle and safety-oriented mental strategies. Motorcycles and helmets are provided for your use. Successful completion of this course will waive both state licensing tests for those 18 years of age and older. The course may also earn you an insurance discount. A coupon code will be supplied to those who pre-register for the course online that will allow you to complete the online component of the course at no cost. The online component covers only the workbook knowledge and is not a substitute for a complete course.

The Basic RiderCourse2 (BRC2) provides a total of 12 hours of on-line learning, in-person classroom and on-motorcycle instruction. This program has elements of the BRC.  You must be an Illinois resident 18 years of age or older.  It is designed for riders who already possess basic skills but lacking a motorcycle classification. Motorcycles and helmets are provided for your use. Successful completion of this course will waive both state licensing tests for those 18 years of age and older.  The course may also earn you an insurance discount.

The 3-Wheel Basic RiderCourse (3WBRC) provides 16 hours of classroom and on-motorcycle instruction. You must be an Illinois resident 16 years of age or older. 3-wheel motorcycles and helmets are provided for your use. Successful completion of this course will waive both state licensing tests and earn you an M class license with a J-11 restriction. The course may also earn you an insurance discount. This is the best place to start once you've made the decision to ride a 3-wheel motorcycle.

The Advanced RiderCourse (ARC) provides a one-day 8-hour course that complements your basic skills and helps with personal risk assessment. You must be an Illinois resident 16 years of age or older. The course is beneficial for riders on any type of street motorcycle. You must have an “L” or “M” class motorcycle license, your own motorcycle and proof of insurance.  The course may also earn you an insurance discount.

Courses are scheduled to meet in-person in their entirety. Please read the section notes information very carefully to make sure when your class meets.

Course registration is open.

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COURSE NUMBER COURSE TYPE COURSE START DATES COURSE START TIME FIRST CLASSROOM MEETING LOCATION
LMT0027-276 BRC 08/19/21 6:00 PM W-218
LMT0027-278 BRC 08/19/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-280 BRC 08/26/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0037-041 3WBRC 08/30/21 8:00 AM W-218
LMT0027-277 BRC 08/30/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0027-281 BRC 09/02/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-275 BRC 09/07/21 8:00 AM W-218
LMT0027-290 BRC 09/07/21 1:30 PM W-218
LMT0029-038 ARC 09/11/21 9:00 AM W-218
LMT0028-065 BRC2 09/11/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0027-291 BRC 09/13/21 8:00 AM W-218
LMT0027-292 BRC 09/13/21 1:30 PM W-218/W-219
LMT0027-282 BRC 09/16/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-293 BRC 09/20/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0027-294 BRC 09/20/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0027-279 BRC 09/23/21 6:00 PM W-218
LMT0027-283 BRC 09/23/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-295 BRC 09/27/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0027-296 BRC 09/27/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0037-040 3WBRC 09/30/21 6:00 PM W-218
LMT0027-284 BRC 09/30/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-297 BRC 10/04/21 8:00 AM W-218
LMT0027-298 BRC 10/04/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0027-306 BRC 10/07/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-285 BRC 10/07/21 6:00 PM A-139
LMT0027-299 BRC 10/11/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0027-300 BRC 10/11/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0037-050 3WBRC 10/14/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-286 BRC 10/14/21 6:00 PM A-139
LMT0027-301 BRC 10/18/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0027-302 BRC 10/18/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0037-051 3WBRC 10/21/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-287 BRC 10/21/21 6:00 PM A-139
LMT0027-303 BRC 10/25/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0027-304 BRC 10/25/21 1:30 PM W-219
LMT0037-052 3WBRC 10/28/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-288 BRC 10/28/21 6:00 PM A-139
LMT0027-305 BRC 11/01/21 8:00 AM W-219
LMT0037-053 3WBRC 11/04/21 6:00 PM A-142
LMT0027-289 BRC 11/04/21 6:00 PM A-139