Welcome to Empowered Journeys! Based in Tauranga, NZ, we offer one-to-one training and assessment for road motorcycling at every level from Learner licence (Basic Handling Skills) through Restricted and Full licence to Advanced (Roadcraft), and the ACC Ride Forever range of group training courses (Urban Commuter/Scooter Survival/Bronze/Silver/Gold). We specialise in small groups and highly-personalised service.

We also offer an Introduction to Adventure Riding course for those riders who would like to feel confident on unsealed roads.

The Events List shows our upcoming Basic Handling Skills, Ride Forever and Adventure Riding courses. We offer one-to-one, road-based training and licence assessments (CBTA) on weekdays by arrangement. We have premium quality loan bikes available. If you need more information, contact us by phone/text (021 211 5395).

Sun Jan 24, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Jan 24, 12:00 - 1:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Jan 24, 2:00 - 4:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Fri Jan 29, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Ideal for assisting riders on a Restricted licence reach their full licence or as a skills refresher for returning riders.

Sat Jan 30, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

This full-day course is ideal for riders on a Learner licence or those on a Class 6 Restricted licence riding LAMS-approved machines.

Sun Jan 31, 9:00 - 11:30 AM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Jan 31, 12:00 - 1:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Jan 31, 2:00 - 3:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Jan 31, 4:00 - 5:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Wed Feb 3, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Empowered Journeys HQ, Papamoa

Building on the skills covered in our Introduction to Adventure Riding course (prerequisite), we expand the skillset with further theory and practice in a range of environments.

Sun Feb 7, 9:00 - 11:30 AM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 7, 12:00 - 1:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 7, 2:00 - 3:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 7, 2:00 - 4:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Wed Feb 10, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Empowered Journeys HQ, Papamoa

Basic skills of adventure riding, will be just right for most people who just want to ride gravel roads and dirt tracks to interesting places, whilst for others they may be the first step on the journey to even more adventurous riding.

Sat Feb 13, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Ideal for experienced riders looking to hone specific technical aspects of riding and riding styles. Groups can determine their own course content for the day.

If you have not had any prior experience with Motorcycle Roadcraft (as taught in the Ride Forever programme), we strongly recommend that you take a Silver course before taking the Gold.

Sun Feb 14, 9:00 - 11:30 AM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 14, 12:00 - 1:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 14, 2:00 - 3:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 14, 2:00 - 4:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Fri Feb 26, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

This full-day course is ideal for riders on a Learner licence or those on a Class 6 Restricted licence riding LAMS-approved machines.

Sat Feb 27, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Ideal for assisting riders on a Restricted licence reach their full licence or as a skills refresher for returning riders.

Sun Feb 28, 9:00 - 11:30 AM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

2 hours training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 28, 12:00 - 1:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Sun Feb 28, 2:00 - 3:30 PM (NZDT)

Mount Maunganui College, 565 Maunganui Rd, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga

1 hour training, 30 minute assessment

Fri Mar 12, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Ideal for experienced riders looking to hone specific technical aspects of riding and riding styles. Groups can determine their own course content for the day.

If you have not had any prior experience with Motorcycle Roadcraft (as taught in the Ride Forever programme), we strongly recommend that you take a Silver course before taking the Gold.

Sat Mar 13, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

This full-day course is ideal for riders on a Learner licence or those on a Class 6 Restricted licence riding LAMS-approved machines.

Fri Mar 19, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

This full-day course is ideal for riders on a Learner licence or those on a Class 6 Restricted licence riding LAMS-approved machines.

Sat Mar 20, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (NZDT)

Makz Gear, 52 Second Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Ideal for experienced riders looking to hone specific technical aspects of riding and riding styles. Groups can determine their own course content for the day.

If you have not had any prior experience with Motorcycle Roadcraft (as taught in the Ride Forever programme), we strongly recommend that you take a Silver course before taking the Gold.