Off Road Motorcycle Training Courses

The NicaMoto and Country Trax off road motorcycle training academy offers off road training courses for all makes of enduro, dual purpose and off road motorcycles, suited for beginner and intermediate motorcycle riders.


By providing you with a combination of the basic theory of dual purpose and off road motorcycling, and lots of practical demonstrations and exercises, our academies and instructors ensures that you get the highest standard of motorcycle training, that will assist you to become a better, safer, off road motorcycle rider.

What makes us different?

Firstly, our main focus is on the person, then the training, then the motorcycle and lastly whatever we can do or add, to improve the person.

Secondly, we only allow small groups, 6-8 riders per instructor. This ensures a hands on approach, with lots of individual attention.

Introduction to off road motorcycling for dual sport and dirt bikes

course-introAbout the course

This course is aimed at those riders who are proficient on the road, but new to off-road motorcycling and wish to improve their confidence and skill. As such, it is also the perfect stepping stone for those who intended to eventually complete further off-road rider training. Riders must provide their own dual-purpose motorcycles.

Things you will learn on this course

  • Basic theory.
  • Balancing the bike.
  • Throttle and clutch control.
  • The correct body position on the bike.
  • Basic off-road riding skills.
  • Emergency braking techniques, etc.
  • and you will do plenty of riding during the day!


Candidates are required to be competent motorcycle riders on the road, and be aquinted with the basics of their bike to gain maximum benefit from the course. Please note that this is not a beginner motorcycle course, therefore we require that you have already mastered control of the bike in normal road riding conditions before you arrive.


1 day

Intermediate course for dual sport and dirt bikes

course-weekendAbout the course

For Dual purpose bike training or Adventure bike training. This course is specifically designed to ease you into off-road riding. The course starts on Friday morning and ends with Sunday lunch. A comprehensive course, it covers all aspects of off-road riding and provides a steady learning curve.

The course is great for anyone lacking a bit of confidence, but it’s especially great to get rid of bad habits that may have accumulated over years of self-taught riding! After completing this course successfully, you will be able to enjoy the wonders of dual-sport riding anytime, anywhere!

While the course is structured in such a way to accommodate riders of all skill-levels, it requires that anyone attending it, already have experience with riding a motorcycle and are confident when riding on tar.

Things you will learn on the course

  • Important theory on off-road riding and motorcycling in general.
  • In-depth discussions on protective clothing, tyre pressure, trouble shooting etc.
  • General bike maintenance.
  • Balance exercises.
  • Overcoming obstacles such as thick sand, water, logs & holes in the road, uphills & downhills etc.
  • Emergency braking.
  • Outride and a whole lot more!


We highly recommend that you have completed the Introduction to off road riding course, but it is not required.


3 days


Depending on your needs.


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