Start your journey with us. Yamaha creates an alliance with training organizations that offer riding courses and instructional programs to fit your needs.

MSF - Motorcycle Safety Foundation. Rider on a cruiser style motorcycle.

Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF®)

Basic Training

Nonprofit organization dedicated to making motorcycling safer and more enjoyable by ensuring access to lifelong quality education and training for current and prospective riders, and by advocating a safer riding environment.

If you complete an MSF training course or state authorized rider education course and buy a Yamaha Street, Dual Purpose, Off-Road motorcycle or Scooter, you can qualify to get a pre-paid gift card for up to $100 paid directly to you.

The MSF DirtBike School. Rider on a dirtbike on dirt path.

Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF®) Dirtbike School (DBS)

Motorcycle Training

MSF®-certified coaches teach basic riding skills and responsible riding practices at approved training sites throughout the country for novice to experienced riders looking to increase their skills on or off-road.


Perfect your RIDE with us. We partner with training organizations that offer real-world training and advanced instruction. Enhance your street-riding skills by riding on the track, enjoy advanced one-on-one training, or participate in multi-day group classes.

Raines Racing University. Riders posing with bikes.

Raines Racing and Raines Riding University

Basic & Advanced Training

Led by highly respected Yamaha Off-road Racer and Six-time AMA® Hare Scrambles Champion, Jason Raines, the Raines Riding University offers Full Circle Training Camps throughout the country for dirt-bike riders wanting to improve their skills both on and off the bike, including overall lap times, by learning advanced skills used by the pros.

Rich Oliver's Mystery School. A teacher speaking to 3 students on motorcycles.

Rich Oliver's Mystery School

Basic & Advanced Training

Off-road dirt bike training school and flat track riding school offers five different programs from beginner to expert rider onboard Yamaha dirt bikes.

USCMA - United States Motorcycle Coaching Association


Basic & Advanced Training

Motorcycle Coaching is a Non-Profit organization designed to connect riders with US Motorcycle Coaching Association (USMCA) certified coaches around the United States. New riders looking for coaching can visit MotorycycleCoaching.org, type in your zip code, and a list of available certified coaches in your area will pop up. Riders can message coaches from the website to schedule a training session immediately.

Road America. A Man talking.

Road America Motorcycle School

Basic Training

The Road America Motorcycle School is one of Wisconsin's premier cycle-training facilities, educating thousands of two-wheel enthusiasts in a variety of courses since 2005. Courses include basic motorcycle and scooter operation, which include real world street skill techniques. Taught by award-winning instructors who are experts in adult learning practices these courses strive to make each participant a safer more confident rider. Courses are available April through November in a variety of day, evening, and weekend formats using the latest Yamaha motorcycles and scooters.

ChampSchool. Bikes in a parking lot.

Yamaha Champions Riding School (YCRS)

Advanced Training

Yamaha Champions Riding School's goal is to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to train riders. Yamaha Champions Riding School uses world class Yamaha motorcycles at world class facilities to teach world class riding skills.

Sportbike Track Time - Get on the Right Track.

Sportbike Track Time

Basic & Advanced Training

Come experience the fun & excitement of riding on a closed course! Join Yamaha track day partner Sportbike Track Time for the most exciting and fun way to ride your motorcycle. We guarantee that a Sportbike Track Time event will be unforgettable.

Track Daz. 2 motorcycles on a track.

Track Daz

Advanced Training

TrackDaz LLC caters to all skill levels providing they have mastered the basic skills needed to operate a motorcycle safely and proficiently.

Z Squared Track Days.

Zoom Zoom (Z²)

Basic & Advanced Training

Leading open track day provider on the West Coast enjoys a long-time alliance with Yamaha as their official Sportbike and premier sponsor. Look for Yamahas at all Z² events! Z² also offers novice, intermediate and advanced schools, all led by instructors onboard a Yamaha YZF-R1 or YZF-R6. Their mission is to make the rider's day at the track as safe and fun as possible.