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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

 

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
Craig Whan - 0407 164 915

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 
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
Date  Time  Location  Class Type 
7 March  9:00am-4:00pm MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target  D1
18 & 19 March 4:30pm-7:30pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
21 March NEW CLASS 9:00am-4:00pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
24 & 25 March  4:30pm-7:30pm  MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target  D1
28 March  9:00am-4:00pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
31 March & 1 April 4:30pm-7:30pm Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D1
3 March  4:30pm-7:30pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D2
19 March  4:30pm-7:30pm  MLA Office, Palmerston Shopping Centre - across from Target  D2
26 March 4:30pm-7:30pm  Road Safety Centre, 24 Holtze St, Parap – behind Parap swimming pool D2

CASUARINA CLASSES TBA 

 

Theory classes - Alice Springs, Tennant Creek and Yulara  
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
Date  Time  Location  Class Type
7 March  9:00am-4:00pm  Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D1
25 & 26 March  4:30pm-7:30pm  Newland Park Road Safety Centre - 36 Newland St, Gillen D1
16 March  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
26 & 27 March  4:30pm-7:30pm  TBA (Katherine)  D1
Date  Time Location Class Type 
22 April   9:00am-4:00pm TBA (Katherine)  D1
Date  Time  Location  Class Type 
6 February 3:00pm-7:00pm Nhulunbuy - Batchelor Institute Nhulunbuy campus, Located next door to Nhulunbuy primary school D1

 

Remote Communities

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

DUE TO THE CIRCUMSTANCES SURROUNDING COVID-19, ALL REMOTE TRAVEL HAS BEEN SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 

Date Communities Location Status 
 21 - 22 January  Minjilang - Croker Island CDP Office Complete
3 - 4 February  Pirlangimpi - Tiwi Islands CDP Office Complete
5 - 7 February  Milikapti - Tiwi Islands CDP Office Complete 
3 - 5 February Harts Range - Central CDP Office Complete
6  February Engawala - Barkley CDP Office Complete
10 - 13 February  Maningrida - West Arnhem Ask your local contact Complete
10 - 14 February  Borroloola - Gulf Country Mabunji Corporation training room Complete
19 - 20 February - modified Yuendumu - Central Shire Office Complete
18  February - modified Nyirripi - Central Nyirripi Learning Centre Complete
20 February Yuelamu - Central Ask your local contact Complete
24 - 26 February  Milingimbi - East Arnhem CDP Office Complete
26 - 28 February  Ramingining - East Arnhem  CDP Office Complete
25 - 26 February - CANCELLED  Alpurrulum - Central CDP Office CANCELLED DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS
26 -27 February  - CANCELLED  Wutunugurra - Barkley CDP Office CANCELLED DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS
2 - 6 March  Ti Tree - Central Ask your local contact Complete
3 -4 March  Willowra - Central Ask your local contact Complete
5 March  Laramba - Central Ask your local contact Confirmed
9 - 10 March  - CANCELLED  Titjikala - Central CDP Office CANCELLED DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS
11 March  - CANCELLED  Finke - Central CDP Office CANCELLED DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS
12 March  - CANCELLED  Santa Teresa - Central CDP Office CANCELLED DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS
9 - 13 March Yirrkala Homelands - Nhulunbuy  Garrthalala School  Confirmed
30 Mar - 2 Apr - SUSPENDED  Wadeye  TDC training rooms  TRAVEL SUSPENDED 

 

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

 

 

Email: drivesafeinfo.dipl@nt.gov.au

Phone: 1800 121 411