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How To Drive Safely In Fog

How To Drive Safely In Fog | LTrent Driving School

Driving in foggy conditions can be extremely challenging due to reduced visibility, and it’s especially intimidating for new drivers. Whether it’s light fog or dense fog, having limited sight distances requires careful preparation.

In this guide from LTrent Driving School, we’ll outline effective strategies to help you drive safely in fog.


Tips for Driving In the Rain

Windshield of car driving in the rain| Tips for Driving In the Rain Blog | LTrent

Driving in the rain can be particularly hazardous due to reduced visibility, slick road surfaces, and unpredictable traffic conditions. These challenges can be even more stressful for learner drivers. For over 50 years, LTrent has helped learners gain their licences and build essential defensive driving skills. With this extensive expertise, we’ve compiled a comprehensive guide to help you navigate wet weather safely, whether you’re an experienced driver or a beginner preparing for a driving test in the rain.

Let’s dive into these crucial safety tips to ensure you stay safe, keep control, and remain calm while driving in heavy rain.


How Many Driving Lessons Are Required By Law In NSW & ACT

How Many Driving Lessons Are Required By Law In NSW & ACT | LTrent

If you’re beginning your journey to learn to drive and are eager to understand the road rules, you might wonder about the requirements for passing your driving test, specifically the necessity for professional instruction from a driving instructor.

This guide clarifies how many driving lessons you need to obtain your driver’s licence in NSW and ACT, and discusses the advantages of professional driving schools.


Driving Myths Debunked

LTrent Students Next To Car | Driving Myths Debunked Blog

When learning to drive, it’s crucial to distinguish between common misconceptions and the truths that can make you a safer, more informed driver. This blog aims to debunk prevalent driving myths for learner drivers in New South Wales (NSW), Australian Capital Territory (ACT), and Queensland (QLD), ensuring you understand the unique rules and challenges in each region.


How Long Can A Learner Drive In One Day

Back of Car | How Long Can A Learner Drive In One Day Blog | LTrent Driving School

Learning to drive is an exciting journey filled with anticipation and the desire to pass your driving test as quickly as possible. However, acquiring enough driving time is essential to build the necessary skills and confidence behind the wheel. If you’re wondering, “How long can a learner drive in one day?” Our blog will provide you with all the information you need. Let’s dive in!


Understanding L & P Plate Driver Restrictions In NSW

Understanding L & P Plate Driver Restrictions In NSW | LTrent Driving Lessons

It’s not always clear what the rules are for learner drivers in New South Wales. This is because they differ between states and territories. Whether you have just acquired your L plates or have a P1 or P2 provisional licence, you may wonder whether there are restrictions. In this post, we will focus on the restrictions applying to learner drivers in NSW.


Instant Fail Driving Test Mistakes


Instant Fail Driving Test Mistakes Blog | LTrent Driving School

Taking your driver’s test for the first time can be pretty nerve-wracking. And if you’re like most people, you probably don’t know what to expect when you go in for your test. Below, we will discuss some of the most common instant fail driving test mistakes people make during their driving tests and how you can increase your chances of passing on the first try!


How To Pass The Driving Test In NSW

How To Pass The Driving Test In NSW | LTrent Driving School Blog

Navigating the journey from a learner driver to obtaining your provisional P1 licence in NSW can be a thrilling yet daunting process. The driving test, a significant hurdle, often invokes a mix of excitement and anxiety among candidates. If you’ve been diligently marking off hours in your log book and are now ready to take the plunge, this comprehensive guide is tailored for you. We delve into practical tips and insights designed to bolster your confidence and skillset, ensuring you’re primed to ace the driving test in NSW on your inaugural attempt.


How Is The NSW Driving Test Scored

How is Your Driving Test Scored | LTrent Driving School

In NSW, your Driving Test is evaluated based on your proficiency in demonstrating low-risk driving skills across varied scenarios. To pass, you must adhere to the driving standard and complete test activities within the specified time. The testing officer assesses your safety while driving, your interactions with other road users, and your compliance with road rules and road markings.

Before taking the Driving Test, you’re required to complete a Hazard Perception Test (HPT), paving the way to earn your driver’s licence. Successfully passing the Driving Test and the HPT earns you a provisional P1 licence, allowing you to drive without a supervising driver or a log book. Partnering with a professional trainer can significantly ease the process of passing your Driving Test.


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 at the start of your driving adventure or seeking to refine your abilities, you might be curious about the best locations in Western Sydney for perfecting your driving skills.

Fortunately, the regions around Parramatta, Blacktown, Liverpool, Penrith, and their neighbouring areas are filled with excellent locations that offer the perfect environment to grasp driving fundamentals and boost your confidence on the road.

In this LTrent Driving School Guide, we’ll share with you some of our favourite picks for the ideal places to practise driving in Western Sydney, tailored to suit drivers at various stages of their learning process.