MOTORCYCLE ENDORSEMENT AND PERMIT TESTING

For applicants bringing their own bikes.

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TWO WHEEL TESTING

As of 2020, there are four tests you’ll need to pass to get an endorsement waiver: A permit knowledge test, a permit skills test, an endorsement knowledge test, and an endorsement skills test.

THREE WHEEL TESTING

Riders must complete one skills test & one knowledge test for all Three-Wheel/Sidecar & Trike Motorcycles.

TIME AND LOCATION

Skills testing is regularly scheduled every Friday at 8 am at our Totem Lake location. Knowledge testing is at our Totem Lake facility only.

TESTING FEES

Taken separately, each test is $50, for a total of $200 for all four tests.

RETEST FEES

All retest fees are $50 per test. You must wait at least 24 hours before retesting.

DOL MANUAL

To prepare for the tests, be sure to take a look at the Department of Licensing Motorcycle Operator Manual.

THE FOUR TESTS

PERMIT

Permit Knowledge Test

Testing Consists of 25 multiple choice questions on rules of the road and motorcycle safety. Score of 80% or better is passing.
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Permit Skills Test

To pass the 2-wheel Motorcycle Permit Riding Skills test you must successfully demonstrate:

  1. A 5 Cone Weave & Normal Stop
  2. Right Hand Turn from a Stop & a U-Turn to Left
  3. Evasive Swerve at 12-18 MPH
  4. Evasive Stop at 12-18 MPH
  5. Riding through Two Curves to Right with Speed in Straight of 20 MPH

Getting your 2-wheel permit is like getting your driver’s permit. (Vaild for 180 days)

ENDORSEMENT

Endorsement Knowledge Test

Testing Consists of 50 multiple choice questions on rules of the road and motorcycle safety. Score of 80% or better is passing.
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Endorsement Skills Test

To pass the 2-wheel Motorcycle Endorsement Riding Skills test you must successfully demonstrate:

  1. Evasive Stop at 22-25 MPH
  2. Curve to Right & Curve to Left at Average Speed of 15 MPH

Your endorsement is your full motorcycle license.

The endorsement tests must be passed within 180 days of the permit tests, or while holding a valid permit.

Students can choose to just do permit testing, but they MUST pass the permit tests before they can get their full license.

THE TESTING PROCESS

  • Register online first before showing up to test.

  • Students will check in and fill out the pink form, the green form, or

  • You must pass your permit test before you take your endorsement test

  • Once you’ve passed, you’ll headinside to take your written test.

  • The permit knowledge test is 25 questions.

  • The endorsement knowledge test is 50 questions

Required Gear To Bring

  • Photo ID

  • Sturdy boots that offer full ankle protection

  • Eye protection googles, glasses or a face shield

  • Long-sleeved shirt or jacket

  • Long non-flared durable pants

  • Full-fingered leather gloves

You May Also Want To Bring

  • Your own DOT-approved helmet

  • Full rain gear if applicable

  • Lunch

  • Refillable water bottle

  • Sunscreen If needed

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Please register in advance before a testing session.

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