Ride 4 Life
38 West End

York, YO32 5UH

Tel: 01904 492928
Mobile: 0792 564 1638


A Category Course (DAS)

If you are over 24, why not go for our Direct Access Course? This will allow you to train and take your test on a large capacity bike of at least 595cc and engine power of at least 40kw (54 bhp) Once you've passed you can ride any size motorcycle with or without a sidecar. Minimum age 24 years old unless upgraded from full A2 licence with minimum 2 years experience.

DAS requirements as follows:

  • You must hold a current DL196 (CBT certificate)
  • You must pass the DSA theory test before your Module 1 test and Module 2 road test can be booked.
  • Minimum age 24 unless upgrading from A2 licence with minimum 2 years experience.

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

  • Motorcycle helmet & radios.
  • Waterproof jacket and waterproof trousers.
  • Protective gloves.
  • Geared motorcycle with heated grips.
  • Lowered seat available for people with shorter legs.

The training day commences at 0930hrs, generally finishing at 15.00hrs. Instruction on the large motorcycles 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 DSA 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 unlimited bhp
  • Ride without L-plates
  • Carry passengers
  • Ride on motorways

£95.50 deposit required to cover test fees.

DSA test fees:
Module 1 £15.50 VAT Exempt
Module 2 £75.00 VAT Exempt

VAT Registration Number: 154 4700 24

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