GPSTC ATV/UTV Basic Rider's Course

Course Hours: 8.0 Hours

Course Description

ATV's and UTV's are becoming more popular in public safety due to the maneuverability and versatility of operation. This eight (8) hour operator's course provides novice riders the opportunity to learn proper inspection, operation, and capabilities of ATV's and UTV's for patrol functions.  This course provides the skills to safely and effectively operate an ATV/UTV for public safety patrols necessary to carry out desired operations deserving public safety attention.  


Basic knowledge of controls and operation of an ATV.

Who Should Attend

Any discipline of Public safety personnel who may use an ATV/UTV during the course of their assigned duties and responsibilities.

Special Notes

Public Safety personnel/Agencies must provide a properly functioning ATV/UTV and safety equipment including helmet, goggles (unless helmet has windscreen), long pants, and over the ankle boots. Rain gear, gloves, and long sleeves may be needed depending on weather. A personal hydration device (camelback, etc.) is recommended.  No live ammunition or weapons allowed during training exercises.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
08/12/2024 08/12/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA24680 Register
06/09/2025 06/09/2025 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon