See the requirements and how to apply for a contract to operate a motorcycle training school.
Who needs a contract?
You must have a contract to provide motorcycle training and testing services for individuals applying for a motorcycle endorsement.
How to apply
Follow the steps below to get your motorcycle training school contract.
1. Meet the requirements
Anyone who meets the contract requirements and Washington Motorcycle Safety Program (WMSP) Policies and Procedures may contract with the Department of Licensing to provide motorcycle training and testing services.
As a motorcycle training school, you must provide:
- 2-wheel or 3-wheel motorcycle safety training
- 2-wheel and 3-wheel license endorsement testing
2. Gather your documents
Prepare your documents for upload:
- Insurance policy
- Curriculum authorization
3. Submit your application online
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After we've received your application
We’ll review your application and notify you when it’s approved. This can take up to 4 weeks. You'll get final approval after we receive your school’s fully executed contract.
For veterans, military personnel, and partners
Your military experience or training might help you meet licensing requirements. You may also be able to get a temporary license if you're moving here with a current license from another state. Learn more about using your military training to meet professional license requirements.
If you're a U.S. veteran, you may be eligible for partial reimbursement of your fees. Learn more about getting reimbursed for fees.