Ride 4 Life
38 West End

York, YO32 5UH

Tel: 01904 492928
Mobile: 0792 564 1638


A2 Category Course

The A2 category course prepares the student for their motorcycle practical test on a motorcycle with a cubic capacity of at least 395cc and an engine power of at least 25kw (34bhp). Upper power limit is capped by licence restrictions at 35kw (47bhp) Minimum age 19 years old. After 2 years of holding the A2 licence, you can then take the A Category Course.

  • You must hold a current DL196 (CBT certificate).
  • You must pass the DSA theory test before your Mod 1 test and Mod 2 road test can be booked.

We will provide the following for training if you do not have your own equipment:

  • Motorcycle helmet & radios.
  • Waterproof jacket and waterproof trousers.
  • Protective gloves.
  • Geared motorcycle.
  • After 2 years you can then take the A Category Course

The training day commences at 0930hrs, generally finishing at 15.00hrs. Instruction for the A2 motorcycle will be on a variety of roads and off site training areas to prepare you for the Module 1 test. On completion of the Module 1 test we will train and prepare you for your Module 2 Road Test enabling you to pass your A1 category test with confidence. Course length will depend on how your riding skills develop and you will not be put forward for your Module 1 or Module 2 test until you are capable of passing.
When you pass both Module 1 & Module 2 you will be able to:

  • Ride a motorcycle of at least 395cc and engine power of at least 25kw (34bhp) with upper power limiled to 35kw (47bhp)
  • Ride without L-plates
  • Carry passengers
  • Ride on motorways
  • After 2 years you can then take the A Category Course

VAT Registration Number: 154 4700 24

DSA test fees:
Module 1 £60.50 with Bike Hire
Module 2 £150.00 with Bike Hire

Insurance : £100.00 + VAT to cover all lessons taken.

Full Days Training £130.00 + VAT

Half Day Training AM or PM £75.00 + VAT

The New Motorcycle Test:

Module 1 - A specified off road manoeuvres test
Module 2 - A road riding test

Minimum wait before a failed test can be retaken:

  • Module 1: 3 clear working days
  • Module 2: 10 clear working days

Current test fees :

  • Module 1: £15.50
  • Module 2: £75.00

To Book email info@ride-4-life.co.uk or call 01904 492928