Motorcycle School in South San Francisco

Learn to Ride in the Bay Area

Classroom 1
SSF Adult Education, Room 41
825 Southwood Drive
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Classroom 2
Betty Weber Room
33 Arroyo Dr
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Practice Range
Westborough Middle School
2570 Westborough Blvd
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Learn to ride and get licensed!

Welcome to Pacific Motorcycle Training, the top school to learn how to ride a motorcycle safely in the San Francisco Bay. During our classes, you will learn everything you need to know to ride and control your motorcycle safely. Whether you are interested in learning the basics of riding a motorcycle—and getting your license endorsement—or simply improving your motorcycle skills to be safer on the road, come with us and we will provide you with the best classes you can get in the San Francisco Bay. We are part of the California Motorcyclist Safety Program and all of our instructors are certified to teach the Total Control riding courses.

We welcome South San Francisco residents as well as future riders from neighboring towns such as San Francisco, Daly, Oakland, Pacifica, San Mateo and Redwood City. Come learn how to ride a motorcycle and have fun with us!


Basic riding course schedule

GROUP A (Rides in the morning)

Classroom, Session 1 (currently held online)
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Practice Range, Session 1
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:45 am

Classroom, Session 2 (currently held online)
Saturday 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Practice Range, Session 2
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:45 am

GROUP B (Rides in the afternoon)

Classroom, Session 1 (currently held online)
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Practice Range, Session 1
Saturday 12:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Classroom, Session 2 (currently held online)
Saturday 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Practice Range, Session 2
Sunday 12:15 pm - 5:00 pm


For New Riders

Learn the basics of riding safely in a controlled environment and receive the certificate required to waive the DMV riding skill test. Our friendly basic riding course was designed for people with zero experience on a motorcycle. We provide motorcycles and helmets for you to learn with.

For Experienced Riders

Become a better—and safer—rider using your own motorcycle with our Intermediate Riding Clinic. Or take your cornering and crash-avoidance skills to the highest level with our Advanced Riding Clinics, taught only by the best certified instructors in the Bay Area!


"This was a truly amazing experience. I have been riding for over 15 years and still learned a lot from the instructors. Instructors were very informative, supportive and understanding."
― Alexander Yin
"Great Place to Start Your Motorcycle Journey. The instructors create a positive learning atmosphere and help you improve your bike handling techniques. I'll be taking their intermediate/ advanced classes later. Chris, Isaak and Ken were great teachers."
― Ross Sherwood
"Extremely positive experience with this knowledgeable team. Couldn't have asked for better teachers and communication all around. Thank you!"
― Logan Andrews
"Great staff and experience. Was very comfortable and enjoyed the confidence, even when the rain started to fall. Had fun, learned a lot and enjoyed the knowledge that was shared."
― Paul Rousseau
"This program was very well paced. It started slow for the beginners and moved on efficiently for those with a little more experience. It helped ease my initial fears and helped make me feel more confident in my abilities to ride."
― Joanne Gleason
"Instructors were very helpful, patient and professional. The class had not boring either."
― One Romero
"Excellent training and really good advice. Instructors make you relaxed and comfortable. Pace of learning is perfect, as is the location. Definitely recommended!"
― Dapo Grillo

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