About this course
Street Talk is the New Zealand Transport Agency developed and approved course of advanced driving skills to reduce the NZ Class 1 Restricted Licence period by 6 months for the under 25 year old driver, and 3 months for those over 25 years old. The course is applicable to both NZ Class 1 (Car) and NZ Class 6 (Motorcycle) licences.
By completing a Street Talk course the minimum age for a NZ Class 1 Full Licence can be reduced from 18 years to 17½ years.
The Street Talk course can be done once the candidate has obtained their NZ Class 1 Learners Licence or NZ Class 1 Restricted Licence.
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Once you have obtained your NZ Class 1 Learners Licence you are eligible to enrol in a Street Talk course.
Courses are scheduled over 4 nights from 6pm to 8pm.
Contact PassRite to inquire about a Street Talk course:
Auckland: 09 636 0111 - There are currently no Auckland courses running
Hamilton: 07 855 1111
Our Street Talk course facilitators:
Hamilton: Russell Sallis
Please get in touch with us by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to book in for this course.
This course costs $180.00 including GST.
In order to do this course the candidate needs to hold as a minimum a NZ Class 1 Learners Licence.
This course is NZTA approved for the Graduated Driver Licencing system for cars and motorcycles.
All of the course material will be supplied on the day.
For further information, please view our Street Talk Information Sheet.
This course consists of 4 two-hour sessions of classroom theory and a 1 hour practical session, which is preparation for the Full Licence test.
The theory component of the course encourages the student to consider:
- Risk Perception
- Risk Management
- Self- reflection
- Decision Making
- Goal Setting
Street Talk graduates can also be credited with Unit Standard 3464 on the NZQA qualifications framework.
By sitting the Street Talk course only you don't gain 3464. If you are wanting to gain 3464 then you will be required to complete a further theory assessment and you must request this prior to commencement of the course.