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Spyder, Trike & Sidecar

Spyder, Trike & Sidecar Course

Name of CourseTuitionTimeStudent:CoachPass Course & Get License
Can Am Spyder Course (Novice)$752 days6:1YES
Trike Course (Novice)$4752 days6:1 
Sidecar Course (Novice)$4752 days6:1YES
Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Course (Novice) Private$9752 days1:1YES
Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Course (Experienced) Private$5751 day1:1YES

Spyders, Trikes & Sidecars are provided by Training Wheels.


Novice Can Am Spyder Course

The Can Am Spyder Course (Novice) is a 16 hour (2-day) program that is designed to teach riders the skills necessary to safely and confidently operate a Can Am Spyder on the street, even if one has never ridden any kind of motorcycle. Upon successfully completing the course, anyone with a Massachusetts Motorcycle Permit will receive a MA 3-Wheel only motorcycle license. The road-test at the RMV is not required.

2018 Spyders are available for participants to use if they currently do not have one. However, riders can bring their own Spyder for use in the course.

The course is conducted in a safe, controlled environment at The New England Spyder Training Campus in Southeastern, MA. Realizing that many students come from all over New England to participate in our Spyder Program we are happy to assist you with information regarding hotels and secure overnight Spyder storage if required.

Topics Covered:
  • Basic set-up
  • Effective braking
  • Turning Skills
  • Swerving
  • Weight shifting
  • Obstacle avoidance
  • Managing wheel loft
  • Tip-over lines
  • Crash avoidance techniques unique to three-wheelers

To Learn More about the Can Am Spyder Learn to Ride Course watch this video.

Tuition is $75.00 for the Novice Can Am Spyder Course.

The Novice Can Am Spyder Course is taught at our Plympton Campus.

The Can Am Spyder Rider Course is subsidized by BRP Can-am. To register for an upcoming course with Training Wheels, click here for a schedule.


Novice Trike Course

The Trike Course (Novice) is a 16 hour (2-day) program that is designed to teach riders the skills necessary to safely and confidently operate a Trike on the street, even if one has never ridden any kind of motorcycle.

Trikes are available for participants to use if they currently do not have one. However, riders are encouraged to bring their own Trike for use in the course.

The course is conducted in a safe, controlled environment at The New England Trike Training Campus in Southeastern, MA. Realizing that many students come from all over New England to participate in our Trike Program we are happy to assist you with information regarding hotels and secure overnight Trike storage if required.

Topics Covered:
  • Basic set-up
  • Effective braking
  • Turning Skills
  • Swerving
  • Weight shifting
  • Obstacle avoidance
  • Managing wheel loft
  • Tip-over lines
  • Crash avoidance techniques unique to three-wheelers
  • Prior experience operating two-wheelers is helpful but not required.

Tuition is $475.00 for the Novice Trike Course. (Class of 6 students)

Novice Trike Courses are taught at our Plympton Campus.

To register for our next Trike Course please call us at 508-247-9595.


Novice Sidecar Course

The Sidecar Course (Novice) is a 16 hour (2-day) program that is designed to teach riders the skills necessary to safely and confidently operate a Motorcycle with a Sidecar on the street, even if one has never ridden any kind of motorcycle.

Sidecars are available for participants to use if they currently do not have one. However, riders are encouraged to bring their own Sidecar for use in the course.

The course is conducted in a safe, controlled environment at The New England Sidecar Training Campus in Southeastern, MA. Realizing that many students come from all over New England to participate in our Sidecar Program we are happy to assist you with information regarding hotels and secure overnight Sidecar storage if required.

Topics Covered:
  • Basic set-up
  • Effective braking
  • Turning Skills
  • Swerving
  • Weight shifting
  • Obstacle avoidance
  • Managing wheel loft
  • Tip-over lines
  • Ballasting
  • Crash avoidance techniques unique to three-wheelers
  • Prior experience operating two-wheelers is helpful but not required.

Tuition is $475.00 for the Novice Sidecar Course. (Class of 6 students)

The Novice Sidecar Course is taught at our Plympton Campus.

To register for our next Sidecar Course please call us at 508-247-9595.


Click to view video Use our Trikes or bring your own.

Novice Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Course (Private)

The Spyder, Trike & Sidecar Course (Novice) is a 16 hour (2-day) program that is designed to teach riders the skills necessary to safely and confidently operate a three-wheel vehicle on the street, even if one has never ridden any kind
of motorcycle.

Spyder, Trikes and Sidecars are available for participants to use if they currently do not have one. However, riders are encouraged to bring their own Spyder, trike or sidecar for use in the course.

The course is conducted in a safe, controlled environment at The New England Trike Training Campus in Southeastern, MA. Realizing that many students come from all over New England to participate in our Trike Program we are happy to assist you with information regarding hotels and secure overnight Trike storage if required.

Topics Covered:
  • Basic set-up
  • Effective braking
  • Turning Skills
  • Swerving
  • Weight shifting
  • Obstacle avoidance
  • Managing wheel loft
  • Tip-over lines
  • Ballasting
  • Crash avoidance techniques unique to three-wheelers
  • Prior experience operating two-wheelers is helpful but not required.

Tuition is $975.00 for the Private Novice Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Course. (Private class of 1 student)

Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Courses are taught at our Plympton Campus.

We provide the Spyder/Trike or Sidecar and helmet

Call us at 508-247-9595 to schedule a Trike, Spyder & Sidecar course.


Experienced Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Course (Private)

Experienced Trike Riders: If you own your own Trike, Spyder or Sidecar, have been riding it for a while and feel confident in all "on-street" riding scenarios, please register for the 1-day Trike Experienced Rider Course. Please note that if you register for the Experienced Trike Course you will need to bring your own Trike, Spyder or Sidecar. If you have been riding your trike for less than a year or still feel nervous on the road then we strongly encourage you to take the 2 day Novice Course. If you register for the Novice Course you may bring your own 3 wheeled vehicle or have use of our Trikes, Spyders and Sidecars.

If you have experience riding and plan on riding your own Trike, Spyder or Sidecar to the 1-day Experienced class please give us a call so we can customize a class around your specific goals.

Tuition is $575.00 for the Private Experienced Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Course. (Private class of 1 student)

Spyder/Trike/Sidecar Courses are taught at our Plympton Campus.

Call us at 508-247-9595 to schedule a Trike, Spyder & Sidecar course.