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Driving Instructor Strategies For Beginner Drivers

Driving Instructor Strategies For Beginner Drivers | LTrent Driving School Blog

If you’re an older driver who has their full licence under the NSW graduated licensing scheme, you can be a supervising driver to a younger learner driver, such as a child or another younger friend or relative.

But how can you help learner drivers pass the test, and learn the safe driving skills they need to develop good driving habits? In this blog, we’ll discuss some strategies from driving instructors that you can use during driver training. Follow these tips to help your learner driver build their driving skills as they fill out their logbook.

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Laws About Driving With Loud Music

Laws About Driving With Loud Music | LTrent Driving School Blog

There are a lot of laws that can lead to a fine from a police officer while driving in NSW. Some are obvious and make sense, like citations for exceeding the speed limit, failing to properly display number plates, or parking on a footpath. Others are a little more obscure, including flashing lights to warn other drivers of speed cameras and even driving too slowly.

But can drivers receive a fine and demerit points if they listen to music too loudly? Are there Australian road rules about loud music while driving? Read on, and find out more.

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How To Prepare For Your First Driving Lesson

How To Prepare For Your First Driving Lesson | LTrent Driving School

If you’re working with a driving instructor to prepare for your driving test and get your provisional licence, you may not be sure what to expect from a standard driving lesson.

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Is It Illegal To Eat & Drive In Australia

Is It Illegal To Eat & Drive In Australia | LTrent Driving School Blog

Whether you’re a learner driver or an experienced, fully-licensed driver in Australia, you may be wondering if it’s illegal to eat and drive in Australia. Most of us have eaten some snacks on a road trip, or even a cheeky burger behind the wheel – but is this illegal?

Note: This blog is for entertainment and informative purposes only. It does not constitute legal advice. For more information, consult the specific rules and laws for your territory, state, and/or city.

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How Driving Can Help Stop The Spread

Limit your exposure to COVID-19 by avoiding public transport

Unfortunately, public transport has become a high-risk activity in 2020. COVID-19 droplets have been seen to remain airborne for as long as three hours, as well as detectable on surfaces for as long as 72 hours. While Transport NSW has taken steps to increase the safety of Sydney’s trains and buses, the enormous scale of the operation makes social distancing incredibly difficult.

Transport Minister Andrew Constance has urged that “when it comes to public transport, we know it is a high risk area and that’s why I’m urging people to walk, ride their bike, drive a car if they have to get out and about”. 

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The Best Places To Practice Driving In Western Sydney

The Best Places To Practice Driving In Western Sydney | LTrent Driving School Blog

If you’re learning to drive in Western Sydney, you may not be sure where to practice driving.

Luckily for you, there are plenty of great places near Parramatta, Blacktown, Liverpool, Penrith, and the surrounding areas where you can get a handle on the basics, and build your confidence behind the wheel.

In this blog from LTrent Driving School, we’ll give you a few of our top recommendations for the best places to practice driving in Western Sydney.

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Everything About Your Driving Licence Renewal In NSW

Everything About Your Driving Licence Renewal In NSW | LTrent Driving School Blog

If you are a learner driver, have your P plates, or even have a full licence, you may be wondering what to do once you get your renewal notice, and how to renew your licence card before your licence expires.

In this guide from LTrent Driving School, we’ll take you through the basics of what to do if you need to renew your licence in NSW. Read on, and learn everything you need to know.

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Driving Lessons Are More Important Now Than Ever

Driving Lessons Are More Important Now Than Ever | LTrent BlogLTrent Driving School serves Sydney, NSW and VIC with professional driving instruction for learner drivers of all ages. And if you want to pass your driving test on the first try, drive safely, and improve your skills as a driver, it’s more important than ever to work with a driving school like LTrent.

Why? Read on, and see just a few reasons why it’s so critical for learner drivers to get professional driving instruction as they learn how to operate a vehicle on NSW & VIC roads.

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What To Do To Pass Your Driving Test The First Time

What To Do To Pass Your Driving Test The First Time | LTrent Driving School BlogIf you’re a learner drive and you’ve had your Ls for a while, you may be ready to take your drive test and get your Ps. But you may be anxious – and looking for driving test tips that will help you with passing your test on the first try.

It’s natural to be nervous, and to be worried about passing your driving test the first time. So in this guide, we’ll discuss a few tips you can use on your big day to pass on your first go.

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How we conduct COVID Safe Driving Lessons

How we conduct COVID Safe Driving Lessons | LTrent Driving School

We are taking the following COVID Safe Driving Lesson measures to ensure the safety of yourself and your instructor. We would appreciate it if you could do your part too so we can create a safe environment for everyone!

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