Rider Elements - Learn to RIDE
Do you want a course that prepares you properly for the road?
We believe you need a solid foundation of skills to be a controlled, smooth rider. Our Rider Elements course has been developed to help you achieve this by using three approaches: our on-line theory module, our closed on-lot module and our on-road module. You will use our bikes for all of the practical training.
2 Day Format
This course is held during one evening (5:45PM to 10:00 PM) and the following day (7:45 AM to 5:00 PM). You will be on the bike the entire time, with appropriate breaks for instruction and discussion. Each student is required to successfully complete our 3 course requirements. The Theory Section, including your home quiz, the Closed Lot Riding Portion, which measures your balance and slow speed control, the On Road Riding Portion, which measures your real life riding skills in various street environments.
The Closed Lot Riding Portion includes group instruction, skill demonstration, customized drills and constant feedback from our instructors.
The On-Road Riding Portion has specially trained road instructors that understand the importance of situational awareness. We use a 2:1 student to instructor ratio and each student is equipped with a bike-to-bike communication system and high visibility vest.
Rental gear is available and requires a cash payment of $20.00 per item for the duration of the course. Payment due on the first day of the course.
Successful completion of Rider Elements automatically entitles you to our Free Practice for Life program!
Successful completion of Rider Elements qualifies for insurance discounts.
Mountain Rider - Miette Hot Springs
Do you often feel unsure of yourself when riding through corners? Do you want 1-1 time to work on your cornering needs?
Participants will use their own bikes and enjoy the new feeling of confidence gained when unlocking the mysteries of cornering, forward planning and throttle control.
This course begins at 6:30 AM at the Miette Hot Springs Parking Lot in Jasper National Park. Our students will learn about visual strategies and positional techniques that only curvy roads can provide. You will improve your cornering lines, throttle control, proper gear selection and braking techniques. Our certified advanced rider instructors help with one-on-one training through our bike-to-bike communication systems. Enjoy the benefit of hearing real time instructor feedback as you ride through one of the best roads Alberta has to offer.
- Mid Morning Coffee & light snacks
Enduro Rider - Lumby BC
New for 2023 Looking to work on your off/on road skills in a real time environment? Rider out to Lumby BC for this exciting 8 hour course. We will meet for coffee in this small town, set the bikes for logging roads and have an ice cream stop after a few hours of gravel riding. After lunch in a small road side restaurant we will tour through some of the best paved roads the interior of BC has to offer. Lots of curvy roads and a ferry ride ending in Nakusp BC for a farewell coffee.
Rider Tactics 1 - Upgrade Your Skills
* THIS COURSE IS DESIGNED FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO CAN ALREADY SAFELY OPERATE A MOTORCYCLE ON A PARKING LOT, NOT FOR FIRST TIME OPERATORS*
Bring your scooter or your motorcycle. We will even include the use of our motorcycle if you need one. Your SAFETY is the goal!
We can all agree, the more you know the better rider you become. TNT’s specially trained road instructors have helped thousands of riders become more knowledgeable, more confident on their motorcycles during this 2-hr course.
We have helped young adults who are riding scooters on the streets for the first time get a better understanding of traffic management.
We have helped dirt bike riders make the transformation from the dirt to the street. The new rider to Canadian laws or the returning rider have all used this course to get the skills and knowledge that they want.
Your instructor will diagnose and address any riding issues you may have through a combination of on-lot exercises and various traffic situations.
Our chief instructor, Chris Bulger even travelled to Nigeria to offer this amazing course to a local motorcycle club. Enabling each club member individualized, real time training strategies, that they are now using to improve their safety where ever they ride.
In 2018 we invested in the Sena Bike to Bike Communication System. Rider Tactic’s Student can communicate in real time as they ride, enabling a broader experience.
Servus Place Site – St Albert $195.00
We will work on the basic slow speed exercises on your motorcycle., focusing on Brakes, balance and throttle and clutch. Include 90 degree turns, serpentine, figure 8, straight line balance, U -Turns. You will fully understand your progress at the end of the course and what slow speed skills and balance techniques you need to incorporate into your daily riding.
Servus Place Site – St Albert $195.00
Students must have passed Slow Rider – Level 1 to take this course.
In Slow Rider – Level 1 we focused on riding slow and as controlled as we can on our own motorcycles through our 7 on-lot exercises. Level 2 takes the rider and our motorcycle to a quicker skill level. Using the same on-lot exercises we ramp up our skill levels. Working on scanning, planning and smoothness this course puts it all together. The last portion of the course we work on a Moto GymKhana layout that shows us how much fun slow riding can be!
TNT Moto GymKhana - Improve Your Slow Speed Skills
Need a day of FUN in 2023? Sign up for one of the best sports on 2 wheels, Moto Gymkhana. TNT has the specialized cone colors, the timing system and the certified course layouts to let you to compare your times around the world.
Bring your Go Pro and come have some good family fun in 2023!
All student motorcycles need to pass a safety inspection and provide valid insurance and registration. All rider gear is required.
BMW Off Road – level 1
COVID is behind us and ready to get back to offering BMW’s Certified Off Road Course. Use your own larger Enduro bike for this 1 day course. Do you want to sharpen your off-road riding skills or take your first off-road riding class so you can venture off the pavement? No matter what brand of bike you ride this course is for you!
Course Bookings coming Soon
8 hour Course
Here is your chance to learn from a BMW Certified Off-Road riding instructor. This fun, one day course will teach riders the FUNdamentals of off-road riding. You will receive a great foundation to build upon and you’ll overcome your fears of riding in the dirt. You will leave with a better understanding of what these large adventure bikes are capable of doing.
What You Will Learn:
- How to properly set up your motorcycle for off-road riding
- Rider position and enduro steering for off-road riding
- How to balance properly on a heavy adventure motorcycle
- Introduction to riding on loose surfaces
- How to ride slow and controlled
- How and when to ride at full steering lock
- Correct line of sight and body position
- Emergency stopping/braking even on a slope
- How to climb and descend hills
Students must provide their own motorcycle and proper riding gear.
Ready to get started?
We believe you need a solid foundation of skills to be a controlled, smooth rider.