Book Now - Drive Aware - Stage 1

Please call 02) 9805 1333 to register your interest.
This course is designed to teach students to proactively recognise and avoid potentially unsafe situations as well as how to react in case of an emergency. The course runs over a half day with high instructor to student ratios and is suitable for L and P Plate drivers.

Participants will complete practical driving exercises on a purpose built wet and dry handling arena to demonstrate the appropriate techniques, attitude and decision-making skills that make a more aware, alert and prepared driver.

*Please note: Vehicles are NOT available for hire.

You will receive a certificate of completion when you successfully complete this course.

**Note: DRIVE AWARE IS NOT A HIGH PERFORMANCE DRIVING COURSE. Learner Drivers completing this course do not receive any hours towards their Learner Logbook.

Book BOTH Drive Aware and Advanced Driver courses in the one booking to save $100. Call (02)9805 1333 for details.

Average Duration: Half Day: 8.30am-12.00pm



About St.Ives

Formally the NSW Police Driver Training Centre, St.Ives Driver Training Centre is 30km from the Sydney CBD or airport, allow an hour.

St.Ives,
St.Ives, Sydney 451 Mona Vale Road
St.Ives, NSW 2075

Dress Code

Dress casually according to the weather. When it’s hot it’s very hot and similarly when it’s cold, it can be extremely cold, so please come prepared. Wear flat-soled closed shoes, NO thongs, sandals or high heels.

Concession Information

Any students under the age of 18 years old must be escorted to registration by their parent/guardian to sign relevant paperwork.

Weather Information

The event will go ahead rain or shine.

Other Information

Vehicle: Check oil, water to ensure they are at the correct levels, ensure you fill your car up with fuel and remove any loose articles from your car.

Tyre Pressure: Ensure that your vehicle tyre pressures are set to manufacturer standards e.g. Passenger Vehicles – minimum 32 PSI (220kpa), 4WD and light commercial – require higher pressure, please consult your vehicle handbook for optimum pressures.

Food & Beverages: Tea, coffee and water are supplied. We recommend that you bring your own snacks and/or lunch if you wish. There is a cafe on-site to purchase food however; this is not open everyday of the calendar year. Please note that NO alcohol should be consumed 12 hours prior to the course.

PLEASE NOTE: ONLY 2x Date Reallocations permitted. Rebooking fees apply: 14days or less = $30 / 7days - 2days = $50 / 2days or less = Non-Refundable.
Cancellations or Non-attendance = Non-Refundable.

**The Formula Company reserves the right to reschedule participants at anytime pending participant numbers, facility access or extreme weather. In the event of this happening, all participants will be contacted and reallocated to a later date**