Freedom Driving School offers practical driving tuition to three main categories
- Completely new
drivers who hold a current Learners Licence and wish to obtain a
- Restricted Licence
holders who are seeking to take the Full Licence test.
- Older drivers who hold a current Full licence and would like a confidence boost before they have to prove their competence with their Older drivers: Licence renewal.
Each lesson is one hour duration and are available between the hours of 7.30am and 7.30pm.
The cost of lessons is $60.00 per hour for the Kapiti Coast and $65.00 per hour for the Hutt Valley.
If paying for 5 lessons in advance, the price will be $55.00 per hour for the Kapiti Coast and $60.00 per hour for the Hutt Valley.
This includes a free pick up and drop off service from your home, school or work. At the end of each lesson you will be given an evaluation of your progress and an assessment of future requirements.
"Please note before on road training can commence you must have a
current learner licence"
The Restricted Licence
test takes about 25 minutes to complete in which time you must prove to
the testing officer that you can drive safely and with due regard to other
road users. The test is designed to examine your driving skills in areas
such as searching, speed, control and maneuvers.
Whether you just need
a touch up of 1 lesson or you are a complete beginner we cater for you
If you would like
full details about the test click here to visit the LTSA
Factsheet No 3 or feel free to contact us, if you have any questions
we would be grateful to be of assistance.
Full Licence Training
The Full Licence test is a tough on road test that restricted licence
holders must sit before graduating to a full New Zealand Drivers Licence.
The test takes approx
45 minutes to complete and is designed to build up your driving knowledge,
and to make you more aware of hazzards, so that you will become a much
If you would like
full details click here to visit the LTSA
Factsheet No 58 or if you have any questions feel free to contact
Over 80's Test
Drivers must renew their Driver Licence at age 75 and 80, and every two years after that. To renew your licence at age 75 you will need to visit your Doctor to get a Medical Certificate for the Driver Licence.
While you may have had many, many years of accident free driving the ever changing road rules can cause confusion and a loss of confidence.
Although a practical driving test is no longer compulsory (unless required by a doctor), one or two refresher lessons would update your knowledge and give you the self confidence to ensure you are ready to meet the challenges of many more years safe driving.
If you would like full details of the Older Drivers:Licence Renewal visit the LTSA
Factsheet No 57 or feel free to contact us in regard to any questions big or small.
able to drive is a neccessity but it is also a priveledge and can be a
lot of fun.
Our aim is to
ensure you have the ability and confidence to enjoy many many years of
safe, accident free driving.
Contact David Ashman
on (04) 902 3102 or 021 550005