About your RiderCoaches/Instructors

Capital Area Motorcycling School, Inc. (CAMS) teach all of the Motorcycle Rider Courses offered at Hudson Valley Community College.

Each season, more than 1,000 people are trained in Motorcycle Rider Courses at Hudson Valley Community College. All of our RiderCoaches and instructors are avid, experienced motorcyclists with a combined experience of hundreds of thousands of varied miles and years of riding.

MSF RiderCoaches: All of our RiderCoaches are specially trained in an intensive RiderCoach Preparation Course and are certified by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation.

We strive to push ourselves to new heights each season. We are constantly looking for new experiences and to take new courses that will not only improve our own skills, but will also allow us to relate even better to you, our students.

Email rider@hvcc.edu with any questions pertaining to the courses.

Besides teaching, here are some of the areas of motorcycling that we are versed in:

  • Adventure Touring (Dual-Sport)
  • Vintage Motocross racing
  • Off-road
  • Custom Cruisers
  • Cross country touring
  • Police Motorcycle Officers
  • Trials riding
  • Long distance riding (Iron Butt Association)
  • Daily commuting
  • Scooterists
  • Trackday enthusiasts
  • Road-Racing
  • Dirt - Flat track racing
  • AMA (American Motorcyclists of America)
  • Many local and national riding clubs
  • Fund raising rides

We encourage you to explore the many areas of motorcycling. Welcome to one of the fastest growing sports in the country!

Becoming a RiderCoach

We are always looking for dedicated, enthusiastic, talented motorcyclists that wish to give back to the sport they love, through education. Email us at rider@hvcc.edu if you are interested in becoming a RiderCoach and we will give you more details.

Get in Touch

Community and Professional Education

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 252

Fax: (518) 629-8103

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(excluding college holidays and vacations)