Motorcycle skills assessment procedures manual

Motorcycle Skills Assessment Procedures Manual (MV1450)

The Motorcycle Skills Assessment Procedures Manual is your guide for assessing motorcycle riders under the driver certification program.

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Updated January 2013: Motorcycle Skills Assessment Procedures Manual (MV1450)

Manual updates
Date revised Summary of revisions
January 2013

Statement of limitation:

  • Changes that reflect current law as of January 1, 2007.

Chapter 1:

Page 3: Obtaining a motorcycle driver's licence

  • Division 27 reference removed.

Page 4: Training program requirements, bullet 3

  • The text "practical and classroom" added.

Page 5: Training program requirements, Last bullet

  • The bullet that reads "All parts of the MSTP must…and practical training lessons" has been removed.

Page 5: Assessment requirements, bullet 8:

  • Information on when a trainee can return to a facility for a reassessment has been changed.

Page 5: Vehicles used for assessments

  • Title changed to "Vehicles used for training and assessments".
  • Motorcycles with sidecars and three-wheeled motorcycles information removed.
  • Other minor changes to text.

Page 6

  • Training motorcycle without lights or horn information removed.

Chapter 2:

Page 9: Evaluation, paragraphs 1 and 2

  • Requirement to provide name and sample signature has been moved to paragraph 2.

Page 13: Manoeuvre start and stop points, bullets 6 and 7

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 14: Manoeuvre start and stop points, bullets 1 and 2

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 15: Scheduling the AO evaluation

  • 30 day notice requirement changed to 60 days.

Page 16: Circuit setup, last paragraph

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 16: AO evaluation results

  • This section has been removed.

Chapter 4:

Page 25: Riding position

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 32: FT - Foot

  • Minor changes to text.

Chapter 6:

Page 42: Measure the motorcycle and adjust the circuit

  • Title changed to "Adjust the circuit".
  • Minor changes to text.

Page 43: U-turn/Slalom Marking, bullet 1

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 43: Manoeuvre instructions, Circuit 2, bullet 1

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 46: Manoeuvre instructions, Circuits 3 and 4, bullet 1

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 49: Giving Instructions

  • The text "Confirm that the motorcycle is in neutral or turned off" has been removed.

Appendices:

Page 56: Appendix B – Sample script, Beginning instructions

  • Minor changes to text

Page 57: Appendix B – Sample script, Third Circuit, paragraph 3

  • The text "I will be standing (indicate)." has been removed

Page 57: Appendix B – Sample script, Third Circuit, after paragraph 3

  • A new blue text direction box has been added.