Learner licence plus

We're so confident that you'll pass first time that we'll give you your money back if you purchase this course and don't pass your test.* Make sure you finish all the Road Code modules in either Car, Motorbike or Heavy Vehicle (depending on the licence you are taking), then complete the relevant modules in this course to give yourself a boost. 

Module contents

Building your skills

  • How to pass first time: give yourself the best chance of passing your theory and practical tests on the first attempt
  • Choosing a driving instructor: how to get a driving instructor that will quickly develop your abilities behind the wheel

Advanced driving for new drivers

  • Distractions: How to identify and avoid distracted driving
  • Drive to the conditions: Awareness of how conditions, situations and other road users affect driver safety
  • Anticipation: Scanning and anticipation for reducing fuel costs and accident risks
  • Fuel efficiency: Tips and techniques for economical driving, saving fuel and reducing the environmental impact of driving
  • Braking: How ABS works, braking techniques and distances
  • Vehicle control: The system of vehicle control, gap selection and reaction times
  • Night driving: Advantages and disadvantages of driving while it's dark

Vehicle ownership, safety and security

  • Buying a car or motorbike: How to get the best deal when you buy a car or motorbike
  • Crash testing: How crash testing works, what you should look for in a vehicle, and how airbags work
  • Vehicle security: How to stop your car or motorbike being broken into or stolen
  • Tyre & wheel safety: Keeping your tyres and wheels in top condition, plus important checks
  • Dashboard warning lights: Knowing what they all mean. Covers the basics of all vehicles

Rider protection

  • How to choose a helmet: There are five types of helmet and this guide will show you which one is right for your circumstances
  • Motorbike protective clothing: While only a helmet is compulsory, if you come off your bike you'll be grateful for protective clothing. Here's how to choose it.

Heavy vehicle essentials

  • Knowing your truck: the important parts of trucks and trailers so that you know what you're looking at and what they do
  • Types of trucks and trailers: Don't be a n00b when you go for a job. Know exactly what each type of truck and trailer is called and what they do
  • Logbooks and work time: Legal requirements and reasons for maintaining a logbook; how to fill in your logbook; penalties for drivers; exempt vehicles.
  • Getting a truck driving job: The skills you need as a driver plus how to make a killer application to be a driver and put yourself ahead of other applicants.

*Terms and conditions apply

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Learner licence

$9 per person

 Certificate of Completion

 Approximately 2 hours

 Full access for 1 year

To pay by invoice, contact us

Course provided by DT Driver Training

DT Driver Training is the largest provider of driver theory training in New Zealand with hundreds of thousands of satisfied users.

Building your skills

Core knowledge to get you through the theory and practical tests as quickly as possible

 
 

Advanced driving for new drivers

Rapidly improve your skills on the road using these modules which are taken from the Fleet Driver Plan and modified for learner drivers.

 
 

Vehicle ownership, safety and security

How to buy a car or motorbike, prevent it from being stolen or broken into, and how to look after it

 
 

Rider protection

How to purchase the perfect helmet and protective equipment

 
 

Heavy vehicle essentials

How identify different types of trucks and trailers and their parts, how to fill in your logbook so you don't get fined and how to get a job in the trucking industry