to take your Enhanced Rider training with Getbike
Get more out of your riding and motorcycle by taking the enhanced rider scheme. You’ll get your own personal instructor to help you make your riding more enjoyable and safe. You can also get insurance discounts with most motorcycle insurance brokers.
Getbike are included in the Register of Post Test Motorcycle Trainers, suitably qualified to deliver training to current full licence holders and enhance your skills further, ensuring safer riding through minimising the risks associated with planning and machine control.
The ERS (Enhanced Rider Scheme) introduced by the government is aimed primarily at riders who:
Your Getbike instructor will give advice on the basic principles of safety from how to make yourself more visible and create a better presence on the road, how to use the power of the machine in a controlled and safer manner, how to use road positioning to your advantage, how to improve cornering skills, overtaking skills, town riding and filtering and much more…
ERS is not a pass or fail test. Following an initial assessment of current skill level carefully matched with the rider’s personal needs a rider development plan is devised that concentrates on the specific areas requiring attention, rather than taking a “one size fits all” approach.
The ride will last long enough for your trainer to make an accurate assessment of your needs. For most people this is one to two hours.
Getbike have serving and Police trained instructors delivering ERS courses, there is always something we can learn and your personal instructor will ensure you have a value for money full day, and of course, that coveted DSA ERS certificate.
If you do need some training, you’ll get your own personalised plan for sharpening your skills. The plan will focus on the areas that’ll help you get more out of your riding.
The training is not a ‘one size fits all’ approach – it’s all personalised for you.
Your trainer will help you with the areas that will make your riding more enjoyable. They’ll give you expert advice and show you how to improve your skills in areas like:
After you have had all the training you need you’ll get: