Police Motorcycle Operator Basic Course

This course is hosted by the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office. 

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office Motors Unit will be hosting a Police Motorcycle Operator Basic Course September 20 – October 1, 2021.

Please refer to the flyer linked below for registration information.

You must have your own duty motorcycle.  Applicant should attend some type of basic motorcycle orientation training or the completion of the Motorcycle Safety Foundations Basic Rider Course is encouraged leading up to the school.  Students must have a Washington State Motorcycle Endorsement prior to the beginning of class.  Questions about the course prerequisites should be directed to Sgt. Chad Gwordske 425-327-6836 or chad.gwordske@snoco.org


(425) 327- 6836

Required Equipment

Department issued training attire is required.  Please bring an approved DOT ¾ or full-face motorcycle helmet, clear eye protection, sunglasses, gloves, above the ankle boots, department issued ballistic vest, assigned motorcycle, duty belt, weapon and flashlight.  Proper rain gear is also recommended.