Dexterity Motorcycle Training, Ashford 01233 621536. The Art of Motorcycle Movement! Whatever Your Reasons... Learn to Ride With Us!

 

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Our on-road motorcycle training courses take us across the beautiful Kent and East Sussex countryside.

 

Towns and villages in the South East that we ride in include...

Ashford

Maidstone

Kennington
Aylesford
Chatham
Faversham

Folkestone

Hythe

Canterbury

Herne Bay

Whitstable

Sellindge

Tenterden

Rye

Hastings

Battle

Bexhill

Eastbourne

Hawkhurst

New Romney

Lydd

Hamstreet

Cranbrook

Staplehurst

Tunbridge Wells

 

DAS - Direct Access Scheme in Kent                                   


Direct Access Scheme This course is based from our offices in Ashford in Kent.  Ashford Map
Note: The rules, including the minimum age, for the DAS licence changed in January 2013 - click here to find out more!


DAS
  
    

A full bike licence entitling you to ride any size of machine is gained through this course. After completing your CBT with us your training continues on a 125cc bike and, once you are proficient, progresses onto a 600cc (or larger) motorcycle which is what you take your tests on. You must be 24 or over for this course.

 

Total Cost: £895 (For just £50 extra you could be learning on a Ducati! Ducati Rider Training.... find out more, click here!Find out more here.)

(This includes the CBT, Theory Test fee, Theory Test DVD-Rom, Practical Test fees, a Taster Session if you need it, bike hire, clothing hire, instruction, fuel, bike insurance etc, we even provide tea and coffee!)

 

(If you already have a current, valid CBT done elsewhere then we knock £100 off the DAS course price).

 

Location:  We run our DAS courses from Ashford in Kent. Ashford Map

 

Duration:  Normally run as a course over four consecutive days, but we can sometimes accommodate different requirements, such as a semi-intensive approach - give us a call to discuss what's best for you.

Instructor to Student ratios:  Always a maximum of 1:2 on the road.


 

Where to start?

If you've never ridden before then take advantage of one of our Taster Sessions (a 1 hour one-to-one session with a qualified instructor), it's included in the price!

 

You will also need to complete a CBT and pass a Motorcycle Theory Test, (these can be done in either order). The total price shown above includes the CBT and Theory Test (as well as a Theory Test DVD-Rom to help you practice for it).

(If you already have a current, valid CBT done elsewhere then we knock £100 off the course price).

 

What next?

The practical test is in two parts, Module 1 and Module 2. You have to complete them in order, (so you need to pass Module 1 first).

 

Module 1: This consists of a series of manoeuvres that are tested at a DSA Multi Purpose Test Site, we normally use Herne Bay or Gillingham.

 

See our Practical Test page for full details of the manoeuvres.

 

Motorcycle Test Module One Manoeuvres

Module 1 Training: This is normally run over 3 days, the 3rd day is Module 1 Test Day. The aim is to grow your skills first on a 125cc bike and then on a larger machine so that you are proficient on the road and ready to learn and practice the manoeuvres needed to pass the Module 1 test.

 

 

 

Module 2: This test is a 40 minute road ride, (without many set manoeuvres as most of these have already been tested), it does include an angle start (pulling away from behind a parked car) and a hill-start.

Road ride test

Module 2 Training: This is normally run over 2 days. The first day is to familiarise you with the test town, (normally Folkestone), and to refresh your riding skills. The second day is Module 2 Test Day, with a couple of hours pre-test training from us.

 

 

Often the Module 1 and Module 2 courses are taken consecutively, with some of the training overlapping so you can get it done in 4 consecutive days, typically Monday to Thursday.

Once you have passed Module 1 and Module 2 you have gained your full motorcycle licence!

 


 

What our students say about us...

'Rick and Pete, Absolutely bl**dy brilliant!! See you on the road!'  Helen, Willesborough.  'Thanks guys. I really enjoyed the course! See you soon with my new bike! Rick & Pete you're the best!'  Alex, Hackney.   ‘Thanks Dex.’  James, Hoffield.      ‘Pete’s a legend,’  James, Folkestone.        'Cheers Andy. Got it Nailed. See you soon.'  Roger, Ashford.     'Cheers Andy. Superb training mate. Couldn't have got close without you. Thanks again.'  Iain, Ashford.     'First Time, thanks guys, you're great'.  Wayne, Canterbury.      'Top Class, Cheers!!'   Jon, Loose.      'Top instruction, cheers for everything'  Alex, Canterbury.    'Brilliant instruction, had a great time!'  Dom, Orpington.    'Andy. 1 day with an instructor, 4 days out riding with a mate! Excellent! Thanks!'   Jamie, Rye.    'Andy, you are a miracle worker, thanks for everything.' Will, Tonbridge.    'Lost for words, you're amazing, thanks.' Russell, Lydd.     'Thanks Andy! Brilliant instructor -brilliant time! Thank you'  Nick, Rolvenden.     'Only the best will do, loved the training, thank you so much.' Josh, Ashford.      'Novice to Big Bike rider in 4 days. Happy Days!' Tim, Ashford.    'Top man Andy, Great Course and great patience, many thanx.'  Ross, Eastbourne.    'Cured all my bad habits.' Conrad, N. Ireland.       'Great course, great coach, great company.'  Keith, Ashford.    'You guys Rock!! Thank you so much.'  Julia, Ashford.               'Learning made easy. Thank you both.'  Darren, Ashford.      'Shame about the jokes, the rest is the dogs, cheers.' John, Canterbury.       'Dexterity - Makes Things Happen. Thank you for everything.' Tom, Canterbury.     'Thanks Andy & Sam. It was great.'  Brad, Ashford.      'Cheers Andy! Quality.'  Ivan, Ashford.    'Get in there! 1st Time! Cheers Andy, nice one bud.'  Leon, Faversham.       'Great week Andy. Top instructor, cheers mate.'   Mark, Bethersden.          'Happy Happy Days. Had your work cut out with me.'    Phil, Tenterden.       'Huge thanks guys! learning made fun and easy.'   Simon, High Halden.               'Hardcore biker chick now!'  Liz, Old Romney.      'Top Team Thanks Kev Pete Andy Jules Get in !!!'  Colin, Tenterden.            'Thanks to all the team 1st time, No worries! Thanks again'  Matt, Folkestone.        'Whoop, Whoop Go Mee!!' Dan, Newington.

Give us a call, we're here to help you through the whole process!

    The Course

  • When you sign-up for a DAS course with us you will receive a helpful Welcome Pack containing; Confirmation of your course, (including Theory and Practical Test dates), and a Theory and Hazard Perception DVD-Rom (to help you pass your DSA Theory Test).

  • We will book your Theory Test for you. You will need to take and pass this before you begin the course.

  • Prior to your course starting we are available for help and advice over the phone.

  • We provide the essential items of motorcycle clothing for all our students, including Safety Helmets, Gloves and CE armoured jackets.

  • There are no hidden extras. Our prices are inclusive of fuel, bike insurance, bike and clothing hire as well as the first Theory and Practical Test fees, (further test and training fees are due in the unlikely event that you are not successful first time).

Call us on (01233) 621536  (Ashford) to book.

Checklist:

Once you have booked onto this course remember to check the following before coming along...

  • Bring your driving licence (both the paper counterpart and the photocard, we cannot run the course for you without them). If you have an old-style paper-only licence please bring a current, valid passport as photo-ID.

  • Bring your Theory Test Pass Certificate

  • Bring your CBT Certificate (DL196)

  • Wear jeans (or motorcycle trousers if you have them)

  • Wear boots (ideally motorcycle boots, if not then a pair of stout lace-up walking boots, but try and avoid steel toe-capped ones, please do not turn up in trainers or high heels!)

  • Bring your Module 1 Pass Certificate when attending Module 2

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All courses are subject to our standard Terms & Conditions.

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The Art of Motorcycle Movement!

 

Whatever  Your Reasons… Learn to Ride With Us!

 

Call us on (01233) 621536 (Ashford) to book.

 

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