ATV Safety

Participation in an ATV education course will teach how to properly operate and maintain an ATV. Laws, responsibilities and personal safety will also be covered. Passage of a final exam is required. You must attend every day of the class in order to receive your certificate.

Total Course = 6 hours

  • Proper Operation and Safety (Riding Skill-Equipment-Maintenance) = 2 Hours
  • Laws = 1/2 Hour
  • Emergencies & Survival = 40 Minutes
  • Map & Compass = 1 Hour
  • Self Help First Aid = 20 Minutes
  • Environmental/Landowner/Ethics = 1 1/2 Hours

New courses will be posted below as they become available.

Can't find a course for your area? Contact the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.

Students under 16 years of age must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

When registering either by telephone or email, please be sure to include your full name, telephone number, and which course, date and location you are signing up for.

ATV Safety Institute Riders Course

The ATV Rider course may be taken in place of and Inland Fisheries and Wildlife course as a legal substitute. For information on the ASI Course, see - Select ATV Rider Course, Click on Online Enrollment, and follow prompts for information on requirements. Note: The ATV Safety Institute E-Course is not recognized by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.

Current Courses

County Location Contact Date/Time Info
Kennebec Sidney - Kramer's Inc Kim Kramer - (207) 547-3345 for questions/information **FULL** May 21, 8:30am-3pm **FULL**

Register online Course is FULL

Penobscot Medway - East Branch Sno-Rover/ATV Club Joseph & Rachel Yellope - 508-479-0337 or 978-761-6493 to register **FULL** May 21, 9am-3:30pm **FULL**

Course is FULL

York Limington - Old Limington Town Hall Lisa Gagnon - (207) 766-1744 for questions/information May 22, 8am-4pm

Register online

Penobscot Newport - Nokomis High School RSU 19 Adult Ed - (207) 368-3290 or to register **FULL** May 21, 9am-3pm **FULL**

Class is FULL

Washington Grand Lake Stream - Grand Lake School Building Sue LaPlante - (207) 432-5133 for questions/information June 18, 9am-3pm

Register online

York Waterboro - Ossipee Mountain ATV Club Roger Letendre - (207) 229-0251 for questions/information **FULL** June 12, 8am-3pm **FULL**

Register online Course is FULL

Waldo Liberty - Liberty Community Hall Jasmine Pomerleau - (207) 441-3270 or for questions/information June 11, 9am-5pm

Register online

Washington Princeton - Princeton Rod & Gun Club Haleigh White - (207) 446-8051 or for questions/information June 25, 8:30am-4:30pm

Register online

York South Berwick - S. Berwick Community Center Ed Coleman - (207) 490-2736 or for questions/information July 09, 8am-3pm

Register online

York Hollis - Buxton Hollis Rod & Gun Mike Lord - (207) 857-7799 or for questions/information May 28, 8am-4pm

Register online

York Hollis - Buxton Hollis Rod & Gun Mike Lord - (207) 857-7799 or for questions/information June 11, 8am-4pm

Register online

Washington Forest City Twp - Woodie Wheaton Land Trust Haleigh White - (207) 446-8051 or for questions/information June 04, 9am-3pm

Register online

Washington Cherryfield - Narraguagus Trail Riders Charles Corliss - (207) 546-6477 for questions/information **FULL** June 04, 9am-3:30pm **FULL**

Register online COURSE IS FULL

Oxford Rumford - Rumford ATV Club Chief Roy Hodsdon - (207) -364-5686 May 21, 9am-3pm
Washington Danforth - East Grand School Tim DeLuca - (207) 532-2287 or to register June 4, 9am-4pm