Port Macquarie

Written by Nadia Pralija


What is the Safer Driver Course?

The Safer Drivers Course is carefully tailored for young learners. This two-module course is packed with information about the risks that come with driving and how to mitigate them. The things you’ll learn from this class will be immediately useful in everyday situations. You won’t learn how to operate a motor vehicle here; this course is all about being able to immediately recognize a safety-compromising situation and minimize the risk to your personal safety on the road.

Why is safe driving important, especially for new drivers? Since the statistics are overwhelming. Nearly 20% of NSW roadway fatalities in 2016 were young drivers aged 17-25. We’re here to make sure that you are equipped with effective and useful skills to keep yourself safe on the road.

The benefits of attending the Safer Drivers Course

Upon completion of the Safer Drivers Course, you will have a better understanding of being a safe P-plate driver. Statistically, learner drivers have fewer crashes than provisional drivers. This does not mean that P-plate drivers are less skilled than learners, but rather that they face new challenges on the road. Other benefits once you complete the course includes:

  • 20 logbook hours
  • Ability to identify hazards on the road
  • Understanding of how to reduce crash risk
  • Better understanding of being a safe P-plate driver
  • Understanding of low risk driving techniques

How much is the Safer Drivers Course?

The course is $140. The course is to be paid before attending the first module of the Safer Drivers Course. The cost of the course has been subsidized by Transport NSW.

How long is the Safer Drivers Course?

The Safe Driver Course duration is 5 hours long where 3 hours is theory based in Module 1 and 2 hours of practical lessons on the road take place in Module 2

 

Safer Driver Course Port Macquarie call Now 0412 216 1116

 

AUSTRALIAN DRIVER TRAINERS ASSOCIATION 

is an accredited provider of the transport of NSW Safer Drivers Course.

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