Rider Training

Western Bay Motorcycle Instruction


CALL US: 0800 923 000

EMAIL: info@drivewbd.co.nz

At Bayride Motorcycles, training opens up whole new world of opportunities for you to get the most enjoyment from your motorcycle. Our instructors are highly trained from the UK, and are here to help you become a skilled rider.


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Four Easy Steps For You!


STEP ONE: Basic Handling Skills –  $100.00

You will need to complete a basic handling motorbike training course before you can sit your motorbike theory test.This includes an extra 8 hours training once you pass the theory test..

No riding experience? – $100.00 – Lesson only

We can provide extra motorbike training to help you pass your basic handling course if you have no motorbike riding experience. Total cost $150 including 8 hours training.

Lesson & Basic Handling Skills – $150.00

You’ve ridden before!

Check out what is required  Watch this Video!

The motorbike basic handling course consists of four basic exercise that you must complete:

  • Basic turn and stop
  • Figure of 8 and park
  • Linking figures of 8
  • Increased speed and emergency stop

STEP TWO: Theory $94

Once you have successfully completed your motorbike basic handling course you receive a Basic Handling Course Certificate. Well Done! Now you can sit your motorbike theory test. at local VTNZ Mt Maunganui.

STEP THREE: Restricted CBTA $130

At this stage we think it is a good idea to take our 8 hour free  ACC sponsored training. This will lift skills to the standard  expected for you to pass the CBTA restricted motorbike assessment.

What’s involved in the CBTA restricted motorbike assessment? – $130.00

The CBTA restricted motorbike assessment is a one hour on-road assessment. We will follow you on our motorbike and communicate with you using Bluetooth communication. You will be assessed on your position, observations, cornering, U-turn high speed, road rules, signals, blind spots, and control of your motorbike.

For further detailed information go to www.drivewbd.co.nz


STEP FOUR: Full CBTA – $100.00

The CBTA full motorbike assessment is a 30 minute on road assessment. The price includes 8 hours ACC sponsored training. You ride your bike  and we will follow you on ours, communicating with you using Bluetooth headsets. You will be assessed on your position, observations,  high speed cornering, road rules, signals, blind spots and control of your motorbike.


If you have ridden before and have enough experience we can put you through the steps to Full CBTA in one day.

Come Ride With Us!

At Bayide we love riding too! Link up with our  Facebook and join our organised rides. Keep informed, drop us a line and we will add you to our email ride groups.

Safe riding from the team at Bayride