ARC Information

Advance Rider Course focuses on information gathering, hazard awareness, road positioning, forward planning and overtaking. Working these themes into the system of motorcycle control used in emergency driving and gaining experience after instruction in techniques such as counter steering and filtering. This enables the student to recognize hazards earlier and plan ahead for them, making them a smoother, safer and more progressive road rider.

ARC is an advanced motorcycle riding training course which requires the student to hold a full UK driving licence category A or A2.

It is recommended that students have a minimum of 12 months riding experience, although the course is suitable for any experience level. Discounts on motorcycle insurance are awarded to riders who complete the course in recognition of the enhanced skills that the course provides.

Students who have completed the Advanced Motorcycle Riding Course may claim a discount on their motorcycle insurance through Biketeam of up to 10%. This offer can be withdrawn at any time without notice. This offer is subject to standard underwriting criteria and Terms & Conditions.

The Advanced Rider Course comprises of classroom and practical elements.

ARC Courses meet in at our Office in Rochford, Essex. Courses start at 09.00 sharp and close at approximately 16.30 the same day. Free Tea and Coffee is provided before the road ride starts, and when it ends... lunch is somewhere in the middle... sadly that bit has to be paid for!

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