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Defensive Driving’ is the best driving school in Perth with over 50 years of experience as a driving school. Defensive Driving offers you Learner Driving Lessons, Advanced Driving Lessons and driving test preparation. We are the most affordable driving school. The driving instructors in Defensive Driving are most qualified and highly experienced, hence making your driving lesson experience the most remarkable one.

We have a range of both male and female driving instructors who can help you develop your driving skills at any level. As well as English speaking instructors, we also have multilingual instructors who can speak Farsi, Dari, Arabic, French, Azert, and Turkish. Feel free to place an inquiry using our online form and let us know if you have any instructor preferences.

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Road Safety

Road Safety FAQs in Australia

August 14, 2018

Below are some Road Safety FAQs in Australia to make your driving holiday in Australia more enjoyable and safer: Is an international driver’s licence needed to drive in Australia? Yes. Driving in Australia requires a valid international driving permit. This must be accompanied by the driver’s licence that was issued in the country in which you live. On which side of the street do Australians drive? On two-way roads in Australia, drivers keep on the left side. If you are … Read more

Driving Mistakes

Common Driving Mistakes!

August 1, 2018

It doesn’t matter how skilled someone is we are all bound to make mistakes and here are some of them: 1. Driving around on Tire Pressure that’s Low Having the correct tire pressure is important for driving safety. Incorrect pressure can affect your car’s handling, braking, fuel economy, your comfort while riding and the life of your tires. Tire pressure is measured in pounds per square inch (psi) and each manufacturer recommends the best psi for their vehicles. 2. Running … Read more

How to Pass Your Driving Test

June 25, 2018

Tips for Passing your Drivers Test If you want to pass your driving test, you should make sure that you know the most common reasons that people fail so that you can avoid making these mistakes. List of the most common mistakes Below is a list of the most common mistakes that people make when taking their driving test. Since the most experienced and proficient drivers often make some of these mistakes at one time or another, it is important … Read more

Driving Safely

Guide for Driving Safely in the Country

March 21, 2018

A road trip will make you to escape the daily grind by allowing you to explore our beautiful country. However, driving on a country road is not the same as city driving. Driving safely in the country is important. Below are tips that will facilitate a less stressful and safer country journey. When you are planning the route, consider the following: 1. Places of interest 2. Traffic volume 3. Weather and how it will affect driving conditions 4. Rest areas … Read more

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Why Using a Mobile Phone When Driving Is Dangerous

February 7, 2018

The use of mobile phones while operating a vehicle is a common practice even though most people may not admit to it. Mobile phone usage poses significant threats while on the road, which is why it is advised against. Checking one’s mobile phone while driving causes distraction, and that quadruples the probability of an accident. Rear-end crashes and run-off-the-road collisions are the most frequent types of accidents that result from drivers using mobile phones on the road. Compromised Judgment Calling … Read more

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SLOMO Law for Emergency and Breakdown Vehicles

February 1, 2018

Attending a roadside incident can be risky and even life-threatening. However, from 2nd March 2018, workers will be able to respond to roadside incidents without worrying too much about safety concerns. Stationary vehicles will have flashing lights which will signal oncoming cars to slow down, switch lanes or limit speed to 40 kilometres per hour. SLOMO Law The SLOMO law has been introduced by the state to guarantee the safety of persons who attend roadside incidents in Western Australia. Under … Read more

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How to Reduce Anxiety While Driving

January 26, 2018

Overcoming Driving Anxiety Overview Many people have phobias. A fear of spiders and a fear of heights are common. Some people are afraid to ride in a car and others experience the fear while they are driving, trying to keep themselves safe. For some people, the fear is so strong that they have panic attacks while they are driving even if they aren’t afraid of the car itself. There are types of automobile anxiety. Each type requires a different technique … Read more


Roundabout Rules in WA

December 15, 2017

What is a Roundabout? It is an intersection where the traffic flows around a circular junction. There are certain instances where the roundabout might be anything but circular and the way to recognise this is to be aware of what a roundabout signage looks like. A roundabout can have anything from 3 to any number of exits. Its purpose is to regulate a continuous flow of traffic. Road rules are in place to produce a better combination of travel safety … Read more

Merging Safely

General Tips for Merging Safely

January 3, 2017

Tips for Merging Safely (A two-lane merge) Check Your Mirrors You must periodically check your side and rear-view mirrors for cars that are around you. This applies to merging, changing lanes and moving off from kerbside. Keep a safe distance between your vehicle and the vehicle in front of you and take turns to merge, if there are long lines of merging traffic. Use of Indicators You want the other road users around you to have sufficient time to see what … Read more

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