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WITC offers motorcycle training

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is offering motorcycle safety training classes at the Rice Lake, New Richmond, Ashland and Superior campuses.

This 16-hour course is approved by the Department of Transportation. It is designed to teach the beginner or experienced rider the safe techniques of riding a motorcycle.

It consists of six hours of classroom and 10 hours of on-cycle instruction. Students completing and passing this course will be issued a waiver that will waive the road test at the DMV. A student will still be required to take a written test at the DMV to obtain their class M license.

Motorcycles are provided by WITC. Students must provide their own safety gear.

Classes are offered weekends. Visit or call 1-800-243-9482, extensions 5409 or 5410 for Rice Lake; New Richmond ext. 4221; Superior ext. 6212; and Ashland ext. 3112, for information.