June 2021 | LTrent

Why Does Melbourne Have Hook Turns?

Why Does Melbourne Have Hook Turns | LTrent Driving Lessons

Hook turns are a particularity of traffic rules in Melbourne, and they can confuse people coming from somewhere else, as well as locals getting their driver’s license. To better understand what hook turns are and how to navigate through them, let’s explain what they are, why they exist, and how to get used to them as a driver.

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Why do people fail their Driving Test?

Why do people fail their Driving Test? | LTrent Driving Lessons

finishing driving school and being face to face with the final driving test, the one that could get you your driver’s license can be stressful for many students. After hours and hours of training and driving practice, you set optimistic expectations, and failing your driving test can be a terribly unpleasant surprise.

But understanding what caused you to fail can help a lot with your next assessment and rationalise what’s going on, allowing you to control the event much better next time. Let’s see why people fail their driving test.

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What Is The Best Way To Teach A Teenager To Drive? Tips For Parents

What Is The Best Way To Teach A Teenager To Drive? Tips For Parents | LTrent Driving School Blog

Teaching your child to drive? If your teen has no driving experience, you may be wondering what the best way is to teach your teen to drive. Where should you start? How do you build their driving skills?

Working with a driving instructor from LTrent Driving School is the best option, of course, but teaching your teen basic safe driving skills before their first lesson is very common. So what should you do when teaching a learner driver? Read on and find out!

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How To Overcome Your Nervousness During A Driving Test

How To Overcome Your Nervousness During A Driving Test | LTrent Driving School Blog

Driving test nerves are common. Once you’re sitting next to a driving examiner and are about to head out onto the road, even the most confident drivers may feel nervous and scared – and this can lead to mistakes and missteps that may result in failing the test.

So, how can you calm your nerves during your test and feel confident? Here are a few tips and suggestions from LTrent Driving School.

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What To Do If You’re Involved In An Accident – Your Step-By-Step Guide

What To Do If You’re Involved In An Accident – Your Step-By-Step Guide | LTrent Driving School Blog

At LTrent Driving School, our job is to train you to be a safe driver so you avoid accidents. But accidents can still happen – that’s why they’re called accidents, after all! So it’s a good idea to know what to do in case of a motor vehicle accident. Read on and we’ll explain every step you should take after a car accident.

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What Do I Need To Know Before Driving On The Highway?

What Do I Need To Know Before Driving On The Highway? | LTrent Driving School Blog

Making the jump from driving on local roads to highway driving can be scary when you’re learning to drive. But LTrent Driving School is here to help. Read on to learn a few tips about highway driving, or book a driving lesson online to get the in-person instruction you need to start driving on the highway with confidence.

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What Are The 3 Characteristics Of Safe Drivers? Top Safety Traits

What Are The 3 Characteristics Of Safe Drivers? Top Safety Traits | LTrent Driving School Blog

At LTrent Driving School, we’ve been teaching learners how to become safe drivers for years. But what separates bad drivers from good drivers? How can you become a better driver?

There are a lot of things that go into this – but in this blog, we’ve boiled driver safety down to 3 top characteristics. Read on to learn more, and see what characteristics are most important for improving your traffic safety skills.

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How Do I Get Over My Fear Of Driving At Night? Our Top Tips And Advice

How Do I Get Over My Fear Of Driving At Night? Our Top Tips And Advice | LTrent Driving School Blog

In both NSW and VIC, learner drivers under the age of 25 and 21 respectively, must record 120 hours of driving time in a logbook – including 20 hours of driving at night. Fear of driving at night is common in learners, but to get your log book hours and drive safely in the future, you need to overcome the fear of driving at night.

How? Here are a few tips from LTrent Driving School on how to overcome driving anxieties and driving phobia at night.

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How Can I Drive Safely In Traffic? Our Top Tips And Advice For Safe Driving

How Can I Drive Safely In Traffic? Our Top Tips And Advice For Safe Driving | LTrent Driving School Blog

Driving in heavy traffic – like during rush hour on the highway or in the central business district – can be really intimidating for new drivers. How can you maintain road safety during heavy traffic? In this article, LTrent Driving School will look at a few tips and explain how to drive defensively, even during heavy traffic.

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Can International Students Drive in Australia

Life in a different country is exciting and confusing, especially for an international student. Add driving to the mix, and it’s no wonder how someone can become so disoriented. Australia is a vast country, and driving makes travelling so much easier for an international student to go to any educational institution. There’s always public transportation, but that option can be severely limiting for our temporary residents. With that being said, can international students drive in Australia? We must follow some road rules, so let’s break down what our international students need to know to drive safely.

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