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Frequently Asked Questions

What methods of payment do you accept?
To confirm your booking, payment is required in full by either of the following methods:

  1. By internet payment or direct credit into the following ASB account:
    Safelearner Ltd. 12-3233-0383149-00
    Please use your surname as a reference when making payment.

  2. OR by credit card
    •  Using the voucher system on the home page
    •  OR by selecting the appropriate course in the drop down menu at the bottom of this page.

What do I have to bring?
For BHS courses, current NZTA guidelines require that you bring one form of photo identification.
Please do not wear loose clothing, shorts, or open footwear. Motorcycle and helmet are supplied in all BHS and AHS courses.

Do I need any previous experience?
For a Comprehensive or Scooter BHS course you do not need any previous experience, however the course will require that you are able to balance/ride a bicycle. If you have not ridden a bicycle/scooter or motorcycle within the last 2 years it is recommended that you spend some time doing so before the commencement of the course.

What if I am unable to get through the training?
In the unlikely event that this occurs, it will be recommended that you spend some time on a bicycle in order to brush up on your balance. If you wish to continue at a later date you can do the course again at a discounted price . If the motorcycle/ scooter is dropped at any time the course will be discontinued.

Am I too short to ride a motorcycle?
Current motorcycles used for training will require that new riders are a minimum height for 5ft. If you are of shorter stature than this but have previous experience, please call to discuss.

What if it is raining?
Bad weather is just another part of motorcycling. Wet weather rainsuits and gloves will be supplied. However if the weather is torrential with extremely high winds the course may have to be rescheduled.

Can my friend(s)/partner take the course at the same time and is there a discount for this?
Yes they can, all courses are conducted on a one to one / two to one basis unless this is requested.
Comprehensive BHS courses can take a maximum of 2 at a time.
Simple and Scooter BHS can take a maximum of four.

What if I need to cancel or reschedule my booking?
There is no charge to reschedeule. Cancellations will require 48 hours notice prior to the commencement of your course. Should you cancel the day before your course a $50 dollar cancellation fee will be charged.
No shows and same day cancellations will be liable for the full course fee.