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- Zippers Driving School and Connies Driving School
work together to provide quality driver education and training
in Darwin & Palmerston (Northern Territory, Australia).
NEW DRIVING TEST
A new driving test
CAM ("Continuous Assessment Model") based on the NSW driving test, has been introduced to replace the NT's current test.
See the MVR'S website
for full information.
Download the pdf document
A Guide to the Driving Test
which describes the new test in detail.
Also download a document outling
when applying for a driving test.
NEWS & VIEWS
REVERSE PARALLEL PARK
Are you practicing this manoeuvre for your driving test?
Draft 1 of the
"Reverse Park Help"
sheet is avaiable for downloading now.
SO YOU THINK THAT YOU WANT TO BECOME A DRIVING INSTRUCTOR?
Findley's Driving School (UK)
offers this article about things that you should know and consider carefully before setting out to become a qualified driving instructor.
Findley's is based in the UK but this article is very pertinent to those thinking of instructing "down here".
For driving instructors - I've developed various training aids over the years.
Some of them are posted on this site, you can
download them for your own use
All files are in *.PDF format, requiring Adobe Reader® to view.
DRIVING LESSONS IN KATHERINE NT
Chris & Pamela Dixon are qualified Instructors in Katherine, Northern Territory.
"DRV4LYF" Driving School
and can cater to your needs.
BUYING A USED CAR?
It might me be "encumbered" i.e. the seller still owes money on it - and if so it could be re-possessed by the bank or institution and you won't get your money back!
To find out if it's encumbered, visit the
Personal Property Securities Register
OBSERVATIONS and your driving test!
Good observation techniques - mirror checks, scanning and blind spot checks - are an mandatory part of "defensive driving" (driving to avoid crashing).
Your driving test examiner will be watching you closely to see that you perform correct observations throughout the test.
You can download a *.pdf file on
from this site to help you become a defensive driver (and to help you pass your test too!)