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Street Talk

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.

To get an overview of the course and the benefits Click Here

 

Course Availability

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 Stephanie Roy stephanier@passrite.co.nz to book in for this course. 

 
PLEASE NOTE: Courses are designed to have a minimum of 4 students. If they don't meet that criteria then they will be rescheduled for the following month.
 
 

Course Cost

This course costs $180.00 including GST.

 

Course Prerequisites

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

 

Course Outline

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
  • Monitoring

 

NOTE:
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.

 

 

BY ENROLING INTO A PASSRITE DRIVING ACADMEY COURSE YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS POLICY

REFUND /CANCELLATION POLICY:

7 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date:  No Cancellation Fee / FULL REFUND if pre-paid

3-6 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date:  50% Cancellation Fee / REFUND if pre-paid

2 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date: 100% Cancellation Fee / NO REFUND if pre-paid

PRACTICAL TRAINING CANCELLATION/RESCHEDULING POLICY: 

Less than 24 hour notice results in a fee of $195.00 plus GST per cancelled/rescheduled drive.

 

For more detailed information, please view our Terms and Conditions.