Learner Drivers

AlburyCity conducts a minimum of two Learner Driver Workshops per year that aim to increase the knowledge and confidence of supervisor's of a learner driver.

Topics covered during the workshop include:

  • What is involved with being a supervising driver
  • Issues facing young drivers
  • How the NSW graduated licensing scheme works
  • The importance of learner driver experience
  • Lesson planning and dealing with stress and
  • Tips for safe solo driving

Workshops are usually held after hours so please check back for the next available workshop.

Special conditions apply for Learner Drivers. Speed restrictions, vehicle types, passenger numbers and mobile phone use. The conditions that apply to learner drivers or provisional drivers do not change when they travel outside of NSW. Wearing contact lenses or glasses may also be a licence condition.

Find more information here

From Monday 20 November 2017 important changes are being made to the Graduated Licensing Scheme (GLS) to improve the safety of young drivers on our roads. To find out more about the changes, visit the Centre for Road Safety website here.

The Safer Drivers Course

Young girl with instructor in vehicle

The Safer Drivers Course is a combined theoretical and practical course for learner drivers under 25 years old who have completed 50 log book hours.

View the Safer Drivers Course dates here.

More info:

Visit the GEARED website
This interactive website is aimed at young drivers to help develop skills and answer questions related to driving and licensing.