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Session Timetable

DriveSafe Theory Classes 

Drive 1 (D1) and Drive 2 (D2) theory classed are available after school, weekends and evenings in a variety of locations. 

D1 theory classes are a total of 6 hour class room based theory.
You have a choice of attending two 3 hour courses over consequtive days or one 7 hour course (with hour break) 
During this class you will learn about the road rules and take the Driver Knowledge Test (L test). 

D2 theory classes are a total of 3 hour class room based theory
This class is only available after competencies 1-11 have been achieved with your driving instructor. 
During this class you will learn about road side accidents - what to do if you get into or see an accident. 
Dont forget to take your First@Scene/First Aid certificate. 

Instructors - Darwin / Palmerston 

Driving School

Vehicles

Instructors

Service Area

A1 Territory Driving School

 

Dharmarajan Velusamy - 0403 419 709

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

ABC Driving School Darwin

 

Raj Jassal - 0415 131 313
Selma Bukhari - 0466 332 376

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston 

Achieve Driving Academy NT

 

Allan Futuni - 0414 737 858

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Andrew's Driving School

 

Mark Smith - 0457 881 239

Andrew Szauer - 0414 455 634

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston and Nhulunbuy

Manila Smart Driving School

 

Clyde Duran - 0422 035 821

Darwin

Connie's Driving School

 

Constance Cohalan - 0403 649 407

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Darwin Driving School

 

Be Schopfer - 0421 488 217

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Elite Driving School

 

Will Kinslow - 0408 821 556

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Fernando Driving School

 

Juwanmandadige Fernando - 0409 447 261

Darwin

One2one Driving School

 

Shyam Bubber - 0406 093 985

Darwin

iDrive NT

 

Justine Pangilinan - 0434 633 375

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Angela's Driver Training  

 

Angela Quinn - 0418 835 248

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Lams Driving School

 

Lam Nguyen - 0437164 600

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

MRM Driving School

 

Marcus Mitchell - 0431 061 202

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

NT Driver Education

THEORY ONLY

Ross Marriner - 0418 113 506

 

Palmerston Driving School

 

Melissa Holmes - 0408 875 791

Scott Watts - 0400 311 755

Errol Holmes - 0437 854 035

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

The NT Driving Academy

 

Ian Reeves - 0408 439 490

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Tony Bacus Drivers' Education and Training

 

Tony Bacus - 0419 819 075

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

In Gear Australia Driver Education

 

Julie Blake - 0421 678 512  

Josh Blake - 0413 198 025

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston and Jabiru

Zippers Driving School

 

John Ziersch - 0417 823 209

Darwin/Casuarina/Palmerston

Instructors - Alice Springs / Katherine
Driving School  Vehicles Instructors  Service Area 
ACME Driving School Alice Springs Manual / automatic Stephen Horsnell - 0400 555 751 Alice Springs 
Central Australian Driving School Manual Craig Pankhurst - 0429 937 179
Adrian Couchman - 0419 827 004
Alice Springs 
Eagle Training Services  Manual / automatic 

Gary Carter - 0422 808 708
Brett Holmes - 0422 808 708

Alice Springs 
Thomas Shilling Manual / automatic Thomas Shilling - 0417 815 870 Alice Springs / Tennant Creek / Yulara 
DRV4LYF Driving School Manual / automatic

Chris Dixon - 0438 808 835

Pamela Dixon - 0418 851 644

Katherine & surrounds 
In Gear Australia Driver Education   

Julie Blake - 0421 678 512

Josh Blake - 0413 198 025

Katherine & surrounds 

 

Theory classes - Darwin, Casuarina and Palmerston  
Date  Time  Location  Class Type 
7 & 8 January  9:00am - 12:00pm (both days) MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target D1
18 January  9:00am - 4:00pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
25 January  9:00am - 4:00pm  MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target D1
28 & 29 January 4:30pm - 7:30pm (both days) Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
NEW CLASS 16 January  4:30pm - 7:30pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D2
20 January  4:30pm - 7:30pm  MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target D2
30 January  4:30pm - 7:30pm Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D2
Date  Time  Location  Class Type 
1 February  9:00am-4:00pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
8 February  9:00am-4:00pm MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target D1
18 & 19 February  4:30pm-7:30pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
25 & 26 February  4:30pm-7:30pm  MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target  D1 
29 February  9:00am-4:00pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
3 February  4:30pm-7:30pm Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D2
20 February  4:30pm-7:30pm  MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target  D2

CASUARINA CLASSES TBA 

 

Theory classes - Alice Springs, Tennant Creek and Yulara  
Date  Time Location  Class Type 
7 & 8 January  4:30pm-7:30pm Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D1
28 & 29 January  4:30pm-7:30pm Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D1
16 January  4:30pm-7:30pm Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D2
Date  Time  Location  Class Type 
8 February  9:00am-4:00pm  Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D1
26 & 27 February  4:30pm-7:30pm  Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D1
17 February  4:30pm-7:30pm  Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D2

 

Theory classes - Katherine, Jabiru and Nhulunbuy 
Date Time Location Class Type
15 November  9:00am - 4:00pm  Katherine Rotary Club  D1
15 November 4:30pm - 7:30pm  Katherine Rotary Club  D2
Date  Time Location Class Type 
19 December  9:00am-4:00pm Katherine Rotary Club  D1
19 December  4:30pm-7:30pm Katherine Rotary Club  D2 
Date  Time  Location  Class Type 
6 February 3:00pm-7:00pm Nhulunbuy - location TBA  D1

 

Remote Communities

Dates in remote community locations subject to change at short notice due to local circumstances.

Date Communities Location Status 
 21 - 22 January  Minjilang    Confirmed
3 - 7 February  Pirlangimpi, Milikapti    Pending 
3 - 7 February Harts Range, Engawala    Confirmed 
10 - 13 February  Maningrida    Pending 
10 - 14 February  Borroloola    Confirmed 
17 - 21 February Yuendumu, Nyirrpi, Yuelamu    Pending 
24 - 28 February  Milingimbi, Ramingining    Pending 
2 - 6 March  Ti Tree, Willowra, Laramba    Pending 
9 - 13 March  Titjikala, Finke, Santa Teresa    Pending 

 

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MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target

Contact Us

Have a question? Talk to one of our friendly DriveSafe NT staff members!

 

 

Email: drivesafeinfo.dipl@nt.gov.au

Phone: 1800 121 411