Sydney Inner North West NRMA driver training

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NRMA driver training in Sydney's Inner North focuses on low risk driving techniques to assist students to become safer drivers for life and not to just pass their driving test.

We appoint only the highest quality driving instructors, each chosen not only for their skills as professional educators but for their enormous passion for what they do. Regular re-training programs ensure that all NRMA driving instructors are fully abreast of changes in industry practice and modern education techniques.

We offer driving lessons at any stage of the drivers' license process - any age and any level of driving ability.

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Lesson pricing

Lesson length varies from 60 minutes to 3 hours depending on individual needs, with a 90 minute ongoing driving lesson highly recommended.

90 minute lesson (initial driving lesson) - $127.50

A requirement for learner drivers who have not previously had a lesson with an NRMA instructor. The 90 minute lesson is designed to allow appropriate time to determine the student's knowledge, current skill and confidence level so a tailored program can be developed to suit their needs.

60-180 minute lesson - $85.00 per hour

For learner drivers who have already had an initial driving lesson with an NRMA instructor. Ongoing lesson duration can vary in length depending on lesson outcome requirements. Longer sessions can also assist in managing busy schedules. Your instructor can best advise on your individual requirements. All lessons regardless of duration are structured and tailored to suit individual needs.

150 minute licence test - $212.50

For learner drivers who are taking their Ps test with the RMS (formally RTA) in an NRMA car this special lesson provides time to calm your nerves with a warm up drive immediately preceding the test. Your instructor will wait while you take the test in the NRMA car and return home with you.

Conditions of booking: If booked without prior consultation with your NRMA instructor you will not be permitted to use the NRMA vehicle. See terms and conditions.

Safer Drivers Course - $140.00 including GST

Available to NSW learners under the age of 25 who have completed at least 50 hours on-road driving hours in their learner logbook. This course aims to help young learner drivers be safer on the road once they receive their provisional licence.

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60-90 minute refresher - $85.00 per hour

Great for anyone who wants to freshen up their driving skills and update their road rule knowledge at any stage in their driving lifecycle. The refresher can also target specific areas of concern as requested.

60 minute older driver assessment - $102.00

Ideal if you're a little more confident in your driving skills and road rule knowledge. The 60 minutes is a formal driver assessment for drivers 85+ years to retain their unrestricted licence as part of the NSW licencing scheme.

90 minute older driver refresher and assessment - $138.00

Great for refreshing your driving skills, and updating your road rule knowledge. The instructor uses the first 30 minutes to gauge your skills and confidence, and identify areas that may require further improvement prior to the assessment. The remaining 60 minutes is a formal driver assessment for drivers 85+ years to retain their unrestricted licence as part of the NSW licencing scheme.

Conditions of booking: Customers must lodge their medical with the RMS at least 48 hours prior to their scheduled assessment time or cancellation policy will apply.

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60-90 minute lesson*

These lessons are designed to assist drivers who have a minor physical or cognitive disability. These lessons should only be booked following consultation with an NRMA instructor who has completed a Certificate in Driver Rehabilitation.

Assessment*

Usually conducted with an Occupational Therapist present following an 'off road' assessment.

*Please register your request for these services by phoning: 1300 696 762

Learn how to drive with the NRMA

Phil Hooks

With over 30 years driving experience Phil’s aim is to provide a comfortable, safe, friendly instructional environment, with a strong emphasis on learning and building confidence structured to the needs of each individual driver.

Whilst teaching his own two children to drive he said he became very passionate about their safety and realised the importance of professional qualified instruction in order to ensure their safety whilst learning but more importantly thereafter once they had passed their test and was driving on their own.

Phil's friendly and calm manner along with his professional attitude ensures his students feel confident and relaxed.

In his down time he enjoys Travel, Walking, swimming and spending time with family and friends.

Selma Sahin

Selma has been a driving instructor for over five years. Her experience in the industry has gained her a great track record of getting results from her customers.

As a parent Selma shows a genuine care and patient approach as she understands the importance of her role in creating safe drivers.

She is an RMS accredited Senior Assessor.

Tony Armstrong

Tony has a calm, friendly and professional approach to driver education which leaves his customers feeling very comfortable and confident in achieving sound results.

With over 10 years industry experience Tony interacts very well with the new to the road and their supervising drivers as well as having a good reputation conducting assessments with seniors within the community.

With all his customers, Tony's main focus remains on teaching low risk driving skills whilst creating safe and independent drivers.

Tony is an RMS accredited Senior Assessor.

David Xu 

David's quiet and patient demeanour is valued by his customers. He creates a calm learning environment which assists in achieving driving outcomes which are most beneficial for his customers. Ensuring his customers leave each lesson with a new set of safe driving skills is very important for David.

Suburbs covered by our Inner North West driving school are:
Acacia Gardens Agnes Banks Annangrove Arcadia
Arndell Park Baulkham Hills Beauont Hills Beecroft
Bella Vista Berambing Berkshire Park Berrilee
Bidwill Bilpin Blackett Blacktown
Blacktown Westpoint Blaxland Blaxland East Blaxlands Ridge
Bligh Park Bowen Mountain Box Hill Cambridge Gardens
Cambridge Park Canoelands Carlingford Carlingford Court
Carlingford North Castle Hill Castlereagh Cattai
Cecil Park Central Colo Cheltenham Cherrybrook
Claremont Meadows Clarendon Colebee Colo
Colo Heights Colyton Cornwallis Cranebrook
Cumberland Reach Dean Park Denistone Denistone East
Denistone West Dharruk Doonside Dundas
Dundas Valley Dural East Kurrajong Eastern Creek
Eastwood Ebenezer Emerton Emu Heights
Emu Plains Epping Ermington Erskine Park
Fiddletown Forest Glen Freemans Reach Galston
Glenbrook Glendenning Glenhaven Glenorie
Glenwood Glossodia Grose Vale Grose Wold
Hassall Grove Hawkesbury Heights Hebersham Hobartville
Horsley Parl Huntingwood Jamisontown Kellyville
Kellyville Ridge Kemps Creek Kenthurst Kings Langley
Kings Parks Kingsdene Kingswood Kurmond
Kurrajong Kurrajong Heights Kurrajong Hills Lalor Park
Lapstone Leonay Lethbridge Park Llandilo
Londonderry Lower Portland Maraylya Marayong
Maroota Marsden Park Marsfield McGraths Hill
Meadowbank Mellong Melrose Park Middle Dural
Minchinbury Mount Druitt Mount Druitt Village Mount Riverview
Mount Tomah Mount Vernon Mountain Lagoon Mulgrave
Nelson North Epping North Parramatta North Richmond
North Rock North St Marys Northmead Oakhurst
Oakville Oaklands Orchard Hills Oxley Park
Parklea Penrith Penrith South Pitt Town
Plumpton Prospect Putney Quakers Hills
RIchmond Richmond Lowlands Richmond Raaf Riverstone
Rooty Hill Ropes Crossing Round Corner Rouse Hill
Rydalmere Ryde Sackville Sackville North
Scheyville North Scheyville Schofields Seven Hills
 Seven Hills West Shalvey Shanes Park South Maroota
South Penrith South Windsor Springwood St Clair
St Marys St Marys East St Marys South Stanhope Gardens
Sun Valley Telopea Tennyson The Devils Wilderness
The Ponds The SLopes Tregear Upper Colo
Valley Heights Vineyard Warrimoo Werrington
Werrington County Werrington Downs West Pennant Hills West Ryde
Whalan Wheeny Creek Wilberforce Willmot
WIndsor Windsor Downs Winmalee Winston Hills
Womerah Woodcroft Yarramundi Yellow Rock

I started my first lesson completely clueless in driving, and I'm now a safe, confident and happy driver!

K Richmond