Learner Driver FAQs

I thought I would note down a few recent questions that I have been asked, and the answers.  Hope it helps, and please add more questions via the comments at the bottom. Is the Queensland driving test hard? The driving test is not hard it is no different to everyday driving. It is a test…

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Professional Driver Training: 10 Top Benefits

Learning to drive is one of the most exciting and important steps in a person’s life. Once you have mastered the skill and received your licence, you can drive yourself to any place you want to be, further enhancing the flexibility of your schedule. Depending on how you choose to acquire this skill, the process…

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5 Reasons To Book Professional Driving Lessons

When it comes to driving lessons, passing your license exam shouldn’t be the only thing you’re worried about. Proper driver training should instil the right skills and attitudes to keep you confident and safe on the road. A lot of would-be drivers chose to get driving lessons from friends or family. Although there’s nothing illegal…

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Why Get Professional Driver Training?

Professional driver training is one of the most important things that you can consider when you are first learning to drive. It is important to be aware of the rules of the road and to know how to control your vehicle. If you want to legally operate a motor vehicle you need to pass both…

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Tips For Driving Safely At Night

Roads that feel familiar during the day will often feel quite different when you’re driving at night. There might be new hazards, and the poor lighting conditions make it more difficult to spot warning signs and road markings. Here are some tips to help you reduce the risks of night driving: Prepare your vehicle. Make…

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How To Change Lanes Safely

Changing lanes is more complicated than it may seem. There are a lot of things to think about, and you’ll also need to thoroughly check the spaces around your vehicle to ensure you’re doing it safely. Follow these steps when switching lanes: Look ahead for hazards such as cyclists, or slow or stopped traffic that…

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How To Perform A U-turn

There’re times when you will need to turn your vehicle around and drive back the way you came. The simplest way of doing this is by performing a U-turn. Here’re the steps to follow when doing a U-turn: Check your mirrors, indicate left and pull in as close to the kerb as possible without touching…

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Downhill Hill Starts (Manual Car)

Hill starts when facing down the hill are a little bit easier as gravity will be working with you rather than opposing you. Being a hill start, however, there’re still a couple of steps you need to follow to ensure you do it correctly and safely. Follow these steps once you’re ready to start moving:…

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Uphill Hill Start (Manual Car)

Hill starts when facing uphill can be a bit challenging in a manual vehicle because gravity will be working against you. For practising this manoeuvre, choose a slope that is not too steep and with adequate space behind you, just in case your car rolls back. Follow these steps once you’re ready to start: Pull…

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