The IRT model European initial rider training programme was developed through the IRT Project, which was jointly funded by the Directorate-General for Energy and Transport of the European Commission, the Federation of European Motorcyclists’Associations (FEMA), Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), theAssociation des Constructeurs Européens de Motocycles (ACEM) and Vägverket,the Swedish national road traffic authority.

The structure and presentational approach of the model European initial rider training programme was conceived by the IRT Project Coordinator, Robert Tomlins.

It was developed in detail by the IRT Instructors’working group, comprising of two senior National police rider instructors, Roger Renoy (Belgium) and Brane Legan (Slovenia) and three leading commercial rider instructors, Peter Smirz (Austria, Vice-President of IVV, the international rider and driver instructors’organisation), Marc O’Loideoin (Ireland) and Ian Lee (United Kingdom), together with the IRT Project Coordinator, who also wrote this manual.

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