ATV safety training

AGE OF CERTIFICATION

Under 10

10 and 11

12 - 15

16 and older

ATV Certificate

No

No

Yes - Online

Yes - Online

  Online fee

n/a

n/a

$29.50
(includes OHM)

$29.50

  DNR fee

n/a

n/a

$10.00

$10.00

OHM Certificate

Yes - CD

Yes - CD

Yes - Online

No

  Course fee

$5

$5

$29.50
(includes ATV)

$29.50

Class 1 ATV

Can't Drive

90 cc or less

Any size -
must fit

Any size -
must fit

Class 2 ATV

Can't Drive

Can't Drive

Can't Drive

Yes

OHM

Any size

Any size

Any size

Any size

ATV Hands on class

No

No

Yes

No

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ATV AND OHM OPERATION IN MINNESOTA

ATV SAFETY TRAINING REQUIREMENT

MN ATV/OHM Rider’s Safety class includes topics on: Basic operation, common parts and controls, operating safely and responsibly, trail riding, rules and laws, riding skills and protecting the environment. Students age 12 through 15 are required to complete MN ATV/OHM Safety online class before signing up for a Hands On ATV class. Both classes are required to earn your certificate.

  • Complete the MN ATV/OHM Rider’s Safety Class online at:
    Offroad-ed.com (the fee for the online course $29.50)
    ATVcourse.com (the fee for the online course $29.95)
  • Attend a Hands-On ATV Safety class: Students ages 12- 15 must register for a Hands-On ATV Safety Training class located on our Class Calendar (below). A fee may be collected by the instructor.
  • Students will print their ATV Safety Certificate at the DNR website after passing both the online and Hands-On class. DNR fee is $10.00.
  • ATV/OHM safety training is available to anyone 11 or older.
  • 10 and 11 year olds may operate 90cc or less on public lands with a parent or guardian
  • Anyone born after July 1, 1987, and who is 16 years or older are required to complete online MN ATV/OHM Safety online class before operating an ATV on public lands, frozen waters, public road rights-of-way, or state or grant- in-aid trails.

Proof of completion of the ATV RiderCourse offered by the All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Institute is adequate to meet the safety certificate requirements. The fee for the course is $55.

OHM SAFETY TRAINING REQUIREMENT

OHM Operators under 16 years old are required to have an OHM Certificate to operate on public lands, frozen waters, and state or grant-in-aid trails in Minnesota.

DNR ATV/OHM Safety Training class includes topics on: Basic operation, common parts and controls, operating safely and responsibly, trail riding, rules and laws, riding skills and protecting the environment.

  • Complete the MN ATV/OHM Rider’s Safety Class online at: Offroad-ed.com (the fee for the online course is $29.50) for students 11 -15 years old.
  • Students under age 11, you may complete the MN DNR OHM Safety CD and receive your Certificate. To receive the free OHM Safety CD, please contact the DNR Information Center toll free at 1-888-646-6367. Instructions are on the CD on how to complete the certification class and pay for your course.

 

Find (and sort) more courses on the DNR Safety Training Calendar!


Courses

Click on the course name for details.

view a printable version

04/16/16

Rochester

Olmsted County

ATV Safety Training Class

04/22/16

Bertha

Todd County

ATV Safety Training Class

04/23/16

Grand Rapids

Itasca County

ATV Safety Training Class

04/23/16

Plainview

Wabasha County

ATV Safety Training Class

04/30/16

Tracy

Lyon County

ATV Safety Training Class

04/30/16

Proctor

St. Louis County

ATV Safety Training Class

05/07/16

Barnum

Carlton County

ATV Safety Training Class

05/07/16

Rushford

Fillmore County

ATV Safety Training Class

05/21/16

Detroit Lakes

Becker County

ATV Safety Training Class

05/21/16

Tamarack

Aitkin County

ATV Safety Training Class

05/28/16

Emily

Crow Wing County

ATV Safety Training Class

06/04/16

Lafayette

Nicollet County

ATV Safety Training Class

06/04/16

Palisade

Aitkin County

ATV Safety Training Class

06/18/16

Grand Rapids

Itasca County

ATV Safety Training Class

07/16/16

Grand Rapids

Itasca County

ATV Safety Training Class

07/18/16

Culver

St. Louis County

ATV Safety Training Class

09/17/16

Rushford

Fillmore County

ATV Safety Training Class

10/16/16

New Ulm

Brown County

ATV Safety Training Class

10/29/16

Twig

St. Louis County

ATV Safety Training Class