At Defence Driving School each driving lesson is structured. Each Defence Driving School student receives a Progress Record Sheet to keep track of their progress. It is a structured program designed to ensure complete tuition in all aspects of driving. It covers all the skills and topics needed from first time beginners to licence test stage. This program ensures to establish a partnership between the student, driver trainer and parent/supervising driver.
In order for learner drivers to sit for the Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) practical driving test they must:
- Be at least 17 years of age
- Learners under the age of 25 years must also complete at least 120 hours of supervised driving and recorded in their log book. This also includes at least 20 hours of night driving.
Every Defence Driving School student is given a practice driving test to ensure they are a safe and confident driver and have the necessary skills to pass the driving test.