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Defensive Driving Course

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Defensive Driving course

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The smart way to move you from a Restricted to a Full license  six months sooner

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    Top Gear Price $175

With Top Gerar defensive Driving course we teach you form of training for motor vehicle drivers that goes beyond mastery of the rules of the road and the basic mechanics of driving. our aim is to reduce the risk of collision by anticipating dangerous situations, despite adverse conditions or the mistakes of others. our students can achieve this through adherence to a variety of general rules, as well as the practice of specific driving techniques.

Learner licence holders are able to attend 

You’ll be able to attend a defensive driving course once you’ve had your learner licence for 4 months or have had at least 50 hours driving experience. Doing the course while you have your learner licence will help you pass your restricted licence test as it includes a one hour in-car session and develops your driving skills.

Restricted licence holders can attend

as soon as they have their restricted licence.If you currently hold a restricted licence you can attend the course as soon as you obtain your restricted licence.

if you're over 25 this course will reduce the time on your restricted licence from 6 months to 3 months. 

  The New Zealand Defensive Driving Course takes just nine hours and instills a lifetime of safer driving strategies for any young driver. The course is run over four sessions of two hours duration — with homework for presentation at the next session — and a one hour practical in-car session.This intensive interactive course including both an in-car practical and in-class theory modules. It's designed for anyone who wants to learn safe driving skills for life.

The NZTA Approved Defensive Driving Course will make you a smarter driver – it gives you the confidence and knowledge to be safer when you’re driving.

 You'll learn defensive driving skills including:

  • Searching and eye scanning while you drive
  • Assessing and identifying hazards
  • Reducing risk - watching out for the factors which cause the most crashes

Our courses are NZTA-approved and  you'll be guaranteed the highest quality teaching.

  With Top Gear Driver Training ,Successful completion of the theory and practical components goes part way to completing Unit Standards 3464 and 3465 or 3466. 

Unit  Standard      Describtion                                                                                Level Credit
3464 Describe human risk factor in terms of a self managment strategy for a driver 2 3
3465 Describe driving hazards and risk reduction strategies and responses to driving hazards 2 3
3466

 

apply risk reduction techniques and strategys while driving

3 4

 It also takes six months off the time required on a Restricted License.

For more information: 
TXT/Phone  027 287 9893
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please Note: All payments must be pre-paid 3 days in advance, in order to confirm your booking,
If you dont see your requirements listed ,please contact us and we will look at introducing a programme specific to your need.
Our venues
North shore:                          the Terrace, Takapuna ,Northshore
course Duration:                   2 weeks (Monday, Thursday)
Course Number   
    Dates    
Day-Time Location Enrolment
 TGT 0117
 
January 
 2nd week
Start Time: 17:00 

Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4] 
Northshore,Takapuna 
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
TGT 0217

February
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00 
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna 
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 0317
March
2nd week

Start Time: 17:00 
Mon- session[1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 0417

April
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00 
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thursession  [2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna 
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
TGT 0517

May
2nd week

Start Time: 17:00  
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
 Northshore,Takapuna
 (Max.student No:25)

use course number as your refrence

TGT 0617
June
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00 

Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna
(Max.studentNo:25)

use course number as your refrence

 TGT 0717
July
2nd week
 Start Time: 17:00 
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 0817

August
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00 
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna 
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 0917

September
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00  
Mon session   [1] [3]
Thurssession [2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 1017

October
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00  
Monsession  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 1117

November
2nd week
Start Time: 17:00 
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna 
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence
 TGT 1217
December
1st  week
Start Time: 17:00 
Mon session  [1] [3]
Thurssession[2] [4]
Northshore,Takapuna
(Max.student No:25)
use course number as your refrence

    

Course Requirements
  • If you currently hold a restricted licence you can attend the course as soon as you obtain your restricted licence.
  • You must bring your licence with you at the commencement of the course
  • You’ll be able to attend a defensive driving course once you’ve had your learner licence for 4 months .
  • Fees must be please  pre-paid  in advance in order to confirm your booking
  • The in-car practical session must be completed within 60 days of the final in-class session
  • For account details and payment Phone /TXT 0272879893
  • Fees are not refundable

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Pass Rate

Full standard 100%
Overseas conversion 100%
Restricted license 98%
Heavy vehicle 100%
Motorbike 100%
 

 

 
 
 

 

  
 
 
 
 
 
 

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