Massachusetts Motorcycle Permit & License

How to get your Massachusetts Motorcycle Permit and

Motorcycle License by taking a class at Training Wheels

These 2 steps can be done either BEFORE or AFTER you register for a Training Wheels class.

You do NOT need a permit (or appointment date) to take the Training Wheels course.


Step 1

Set up an appointment at the RMV to get your motorcycle permit at At the RMV you will need to prove residency and pay the permit fee (it is a 5-10-minute appointment with no waiting).

The video on how to set up appt

Step 2

Go home and take the permit test through your online RMV portal.  The RMV will provide you with information on how to access the test (The permit test link will appear on your online account after you visit the RMV). 

You can study the permit exam by reading the motorcycle manual here:

When you finish the Training Wheels Rider Course the Massachusetts RMV is immediately notified that you passed the course.

If you have the permit before you take the class then you will receive a new motorcycle license in the mail within 15 business days.