Benefits of Driving a Manual
Being able to drive a manual car means you can drive anywhere in the world, in Europe most vehicles are manual transmission.
Hiring a vehicle will be a whole lot cheaper if you hire manual.
In a manual, you have complete control of your driving, choosing when to change gear gives YOU the control.
Help for Nervous Drivers
Don’t let nerves get the better of you. Some nerves are good; however, some can take over and prevent you from doing the things you really want to. What can Jane do for you, to enable you to pass your test confidently?
- Assist you to feel comfortable with the car
- Help you plan your lessons, so you get the most out of your lessons and your money
- Give you strategies to help you manage and calm your nerves on the lessons leading up to the test and on test day
Test Day Advice
Taking your driving test can be both exciting and stressful. Prepare yourself as much as you can, remember this is a big deal and it can give you freedom and open doors. Spend some time reading the Guide to Passing Your Driving Test.
Here are some other useful tips to help you on the day:
- Ensure you have the correct day, time and test centre
- Arrive at least 10 -15 minutes early
- Park your vehicle in the designated test parking space
Help for Mature Drivers
Your qualified driving instructor, Jane Dawson, has extensive experience in teaching students of all ages to drive safely and pass their driving test with confidence.
Jane is very patient and down to earth, her great teaching style will assist you to become a confident driver, no matter what your age.
We can also give you advice about accessories and aids which can make driving easier, such as mirror extensions.
Top Tips for your Test!
Signalling – don’t forget to indicate for a substantial amount of time
Observation – remember to check your mirrors and blindspots
Stop Signs – keep an eye out for these and make sure you stop before the line
Getting Your L’s!
Ready to Go – if at least 16 years old you can take the Driver Knowledge Test
After Passing – book lessons with us to gain the skills & hours towards a P1 licence
Special Rules – ensure you know the rules for L platers to avoid losing your licence