Event Details

Looking for a deep dive into skill specific content for driver education? Need a place to ask those embarrassing questions? Have specific driver education experience to help others? Then this is the place. Over Monday nights in February - July, Wayne will lead discussion on the topics listed. Ask questions. Can you contribute? Approach Wayne before a workshop. Document and video content specific to each week can be added with enough notice. Look forward to seeing you!

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Topic: NZIDE Professional Development Workshops

Time: Monday nights starting time 7pm

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Meeting ID: 857 0087 1738

Passcode: NZ1de21

Monday 6th February 2023 - Dual control training

Monday 13th February 2023 - Your first driving lesson

Monday 20th February 2023 - Pre drive checks

Monday 27th February 2023 - Cockpit drills

Monday 6th March 2023 - Moving off and stopping

Monday 13th March 2023 - Steering

Monday 20th March 2023 - Gear changing

Monday 27th March 2023 - Intersections

Monday 3rd April 2023 - Moving off up and down hill

Monday 10th April 2023 - Overtaking and merging

Monday 17th April 2023 - Reversing

Monday 24th April 2023 - Parking

Monday 1st May 2023 - 'U' and Three point turns

Monday 8th May 2023 - Town driving

Monday 15th May 2023 - Motorway and open road driving

Monday 22nd May 2023 - Understanding over and under confidence in Driver training

Monday 29th May 2023 - When will I be ready for the driver test?

Monday 5th June 2023 - Effective Training Communication 1

Monday 12th June 2023 - Effective Training Communication 2

Monday 19th June 2023 - Effective Training Communication 3

Monday 26th June 2023 - Effective Training Communication 4

Monday 3rd July 2023 - Effective Training Communication 5

Monday 10th July 2023 - Teaching verses Coaching

Monday 17th July 2023 - Vehicle Technology


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Webinar with Wayne - When will I be ready for the driving test?
8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Questions and Answers


  • Wayne Young (NZIDE Past President & Instructor at A1 Driving School at A1 Driving School Wellington)

    Wayne Young

    NZIDE Past President & Instructor at A1 Driving School at A1 Driving School Wellington


    Wayne has over 40 years experience owning and running one of Wellington's largest driving schools. His experience includes teaching regular students, preparing senior drivers for on-road safety tests and new drivers who speak other languages. Wayne is an active member of NZIDE. At different times he has served as Region Representative, Treasurer, Secretary, Vice President and President. He is a co-director of the Street Talk young driver educator programme. Wayne still remembers what it was like to be a new instructor. Just the chance to bounce ideas made a real difference. He has a passion to meet this need and does so through weekly webinars with NZIDE for new instructors and driving mentors.

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