Driving Lessons Bunbury WA
Six steps to your first Driving Lesson: You will need to develop your knowledge of the West Australian road rules, your driving skills and safe driving habits
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Driving Lessons Bunbury:
Once you have your learner's permit you can begin learning the skills you need to become a safe driver.
In this step, you need to find supervising drivers who can assist you in gaining your initial minimum of 50 supervised driving hours.
NEW DRIVING LESSON RULES:
From 9 October 2017, The Department of Transport introduced a re-sequence which require learner drivers to
complete the Hazard Perception Test (HPT) before the Practical Driving Assessment (PDA). In addition applicants must be 17 years of age or older
and have completed 50 hours of supervised driving, including five hours of supervised night-time driving, before being eligible to attempt the
Practical Driving Assessment (Driving Test).
The major differences to the licence process are:
1. The sequence of the PDA and the HPT - This will see applicants have greater driving experience when attempting their PDA, reducing the
complexity of the provisional licence process and aligning us with other Australian jurisdictions and streamlining our service delivery.
2. The requirement for those aged 24 years and younger to declare five hours of supervised night time driving and;
3. An exemption for learner drivers 25 years of age and older from the requirement to complete a Log Book for a car (C class) vehicle
licence only; all other requirements will still apply, including the six month waiting period between the issue of the learner's permit and undertaking the HPT.
More information on these changes can be found HERE
Step 1: Obtain a West Australian Learners Permit.
Learning to drive in WA. You have to get a West Australian learner's permit by passing the theory test. A learner's permit is valid for three years.
Information on getting a West Australian Learners permit can be found on the Department of Transport web page
Step 2: Learn to safely drive a car.
Get a supervising driver to instruct you in the safe handling of a motor vehicle. It is highly recommended that you get your driving lessons
from a qualified, licensed instructor for this.
Step 3: Pass your practical Bunbury driving test (PDA).
After your 50 hours minimum supervised driving and you have developed the ability to control your vehicle in a safe manner, you can take
the Practical Driving Assessment
Step 4: Gain driving experience.
Once you have passed your driving test, you will need to complete a further minimum of 25 supervised driving hours over at least six months.
These are recorded in a log book.
Step 5: Hazard Perception Test.
On completion of your additional 50 supervised driving hours (after your Practical Driving test) you must pass the Hazard Perception Test
(HPT) before you can get your WA provisional licence. The Department of Transport has a great web page, plus an online simulator that you
can practice online HERE
Step 6: Getting your P Plates (Provisional plates)
Upon successfully completing your driving test, you will be granted 'P Plates' and you can now drive unsupervised. REMEMBER, this licence
is granted with CONDITIONS
that you must comply with whilst driving. The Department of Transport has a 'Novice Driver' webpage
showing what these are.
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with a Certified driving instructor, is vital to successfully passing your driving assessment (test)
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