Sydney City/Eastern Suburbs NRMA driver training

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NRMA driver training in Sydney City and the Eastern Suburbs 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) - $115.00

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

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.
60 min - $79 | 90 min - $115 | 120 min - $152 | 180 min - $226

150 minute licence test - $189.00

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 - $79.00 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 - $85.00

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 - $125.00

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

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Rohan Pratt  

Rohan launched a new career in Driver Training in early 2013. He has taught as a volunteer driver trainer with the Greenlight Movement (disadvantaged youth), where he gained experience working with young learner drivers. This lead to his passion of teaching the youth safe driving techniques. Rohan is friendly, encouraging and patient. He has trained new students at age 16 and age 67. He emphasizes building a solid skill base with strong 'road-sense'. 
 
Derek Brooks   

Prior to becoming a driving instructor, Derek was an experienced professional driver and mentor to other drivers in the transport and distribution industry. His wealth of understanding and knowledge of "Sydney" traffic gives him a great advantage of preparing students for the difficulties of driving in busy city environments. Derek is patient, and honest with a good sense of humour which he uses to create an easy and stress free approach to driving. He is committed to the learning process of every student and aims to make every lesson suit the client's needs at the stage they are at.
 

Suburbs covered in Sydney City / Eastern Suburbs
Alexandria Balmain Barangaroo Beaconsfield
Bellevue Hill Birchgrove Bondi Bondi Junction
Broadway Bronte Camperdown Centennial Park
Chippendale Clovelly Darling Point Darlinghurst
Darlington Dawes Point Double Bay Dover Heights
Edgecliff Elizabeth Bay Enmore Erskineville
Eveleigh Forest Lodge Glebe Haymarket
Lewisham Millers Point Moore Park Newtown
Paddington Petersham Point Piper Potts Point
Pyrmont Queens Park Randwick Redfern
Rose Bay Rozelle Rushcutters Bay St Pauls
Stanmore Surry Hills Sydney Tamarama
The Rocks Ultimo Valcluse Waterloo
Watsons Bay Waverley Westgate Woollahra
Woolloomooloo Zetland

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

K Richmond