Module 2: on-road riding

Module two motorcycle test

Module 2 is the on-road module and normally takes about 40 minutes. You must bring your module 1 pass certificate to module 2, plus all the documents you had to bring to the module 1 test.

What happens during module 2?

Vehicle safety questions

You’ll be asked some safety questions from a set list by your examiner.
Road riding
You’ll ride in a variety of road and traffic conditions. You’ll be asked to carry out:

The examiner will give you directions using a radio. They will normally follow you on a motorcycle.
Independent riding
You’ll have about 10 minutes of independent riding. This is designed to assess your ability to ride safely while making your own decisions.
At the end of module 2
At the end of module 2, the examiner will give you the result and feedback. If you pass, the examiner will explain to you how to change your provisional licence into a full licence.

Your riding test result

At the end of each module the examiner will tell you if you’ve passed or not and give you feedback on your riding.
When you pass module 1, you’ll get your module 1 pass certificate which you’ll need when you take module 2.
When you pass module 2, you’ll be told how to claim your test pass and get your full licence.
Types of faults
There are 3 types of faults that can be marked:

Module 1 pass mark
You need to make 5 or fewer rider faults to pass module 1.
You’ll automatically fail if you make 1 serious or dangerous fault.
Module 2 pass mark
You need to make 10 or fewer rider faults to pass module 2.
You’ll automatically fail if you make 1 serious or dangerous fault.