defensive driving course

Street Talk defensive driving courses have been specially designed by NZ Transport Agency to meet the needs of young drivers in NZ. Our courses teach defensive driving skills that will help both Learner and Restricted drivers pass the new Driving Tests.

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What is it?

Any Licence holders can do this course which includes 4 interactive sessions of 2 hours in classroom, plus up to an hour on-road practical session.

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Why Us?

We are available nationwide. Click on Getting Started below to locate a provider nearest to you.

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How long does it take?

It will vary between providers but on average the courses cover a 2 week period with at least 2 sessions in each week.

Benefits of Street Talk Course

There are enormous benefits for you taking a Street Talk defensive driving course.

Benefits of Street Talk Defensive Driving Courses
  • All round safer driver

    Become a safer and more skillful driver. This advanced course will provide you with the tools necessary to avoid and overcome driving situations that could otherwise be difficult or even disastrous under normal conditions.

  • 6 Months Reduction

    Restricted Licence holders can use the certificate from this course to receive a time reduction on their Restricted Licence from 18 months down to 12 months, if under 25 years of age. If you are 25 years of age plus, then you can reduce your Restricted Licence time from 6 months to 3 months

  • Competitive pricing

    You can inquire about pricing directly from one of our course providers - on average our prices are very competitive!

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Contact Us

For technical and general inquiry purposes only email us at or call us on

0800 787 338