Welcome to MotorCycleSkills Motorcycle and Car Training.

RSA ADI Instructors, Rospa & IAM Approved, EDT & IBT Certified Trainers.

Motorcycle and Car Lessons in Dublin, Kildare or in Meath to suit your level of experience. Lessons, IBT Courses, Pre-Tests are all available. For Motorcycle training, school bikes can be hired if required insurance included.

It's never too late... And you're never too old... For more information and to get started contact Ger at: motorcyclingskills@eircom.net or on 086-0239536.

Due to Covid level 5 lockdown, IBT/ Training have been suspended until further notice. If you have a test date we can however continue to do pre-tests. Based on the influx of students this time last year after lockdown, if you have your learners permit for IBT you can text / email us your name and number to secure an early spot in our schedule on the recommencement of training. We will keep you updated with any changes. Text 0860239536 / Email: motorcyclingskills@eircom.net.

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What is Initial Basic Training (IBT) for Motorcyclists?

Initial Basic Training (IBT) is a mandatory training course that teaches basic riding skills to learner motorcyclists. It is part of the RSA’s Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) scheme and is intended to improve road safety.

What does IBT involve?

IBT for a small motorcycle category 'AM' or 'A1' - is a 16 hour course broken into four separate modules 1,2,3 and 4 which must be completed in sequence. Completing IBT for the first time on a larger motorcycle in category 'A2' or 'A' is an 18 hr course and involves completing three modules 1,3 and 5. These modules are a mixture of theory and practical riding skills.
When you have completed an IBT module or the entire course, your instructor will record the details of your training in your logbook and issue you with a Certificate of Satisfactory Completion.

You can then apply for your practical driving test.


What is an ADI?

Since 30th April 2009, driving instruction in Ireland has been a regulated industry. The regulations cover standard of instruction, examinations to be passed as well as penalties for breaches of the law.

To work as a driving instructor in Ireland, an instructor must be on the RSA’s Register of Approved Driving Instructors (ADI) and must display an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) permit. To become registered and get an ADI full permit, each instructor is assessed by the RSA to ensure they have the necessary:

  • Knowledge of rules of the road and road safety
  • Driving ability
  • Ability to teach a learner driver

For your protection, ADIs also undergo Garda vetting.
What this means for you, as a learner driver, is better, more consistent standards and therefore better instruction.

 Some images of our instructors and riders past/present hard at work at one of our training locations.

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