• Verified Working with Children Check
  • Driving Instructor's Licence
  • Instructed for 1.5 years
  • Spoken language(s) English
Instructor bio

Hi, I am Phillip. I have had over 20 years of experience in the transport industry working as a small business owner and contract logistics in Melbourne. In that time, I developed skills in training and induction across all aspects of transport and logistics. I decided that by becoming a driving instructor I could make a "real" difference. My focus is to teach the correct skills and encourage positive driving attitudes that may, one day, save a life. I find this role very satisfying and rewarding. I am friendly, calm and patient to ensure that I get the most out of each and every one of my learners. I enjoy assisting people from varied backgrounds to obtain their driver's licence and improve their road skills. I especially enjoy coaching young people to become responsible and safe on our roads. I am married with 3 teenage daughters and a dog. I have worked in the local community for many years, contributing across both basketball, as a coach and football as a volunteer. I also enjoy a jam session and am a professional musician. Whether you have never driven before, experienced but want to update your skills or looking to convert an international licence, I can help you to achieve your goals and targets.


I wish I could give more than 5 ratings to Phillip. I was transferring my overseas license to Victorian license and I only took 3 lessons from Phillip. Taught me every little detail on driving although I had previous driving experiences. Learned so many new things from him, and thanks to him I passed my Driving test on the first attempt. Without any hesitation, I would recommend him to anyone who has previous driving experience or not. On top of that, he was so nice and calm. He is the best in the business!


Thankyou Phillip, your advice and driving instruction was excellent. I understood all of your instruction, you spoke clearly and explained things simply. I am confident I will remember all of your helpful hints.


Phillip helped me get my licence. He was knowledgeable and thorough with his teaching. He communicated very well and was calm and professional. Thanks.


Phillip helped calm my nerves and concerns about learning to drive. I was quite nervous at the start, but at our first lesson he stepped me through the process and explained all my questions. I found him very patient and approachable. He was full of encouragement which was very important to me. Thankyou and I love your car. It’s so easy to drive and feel comfortable in.


Phillip was my driving instructor. He was a great teacher who gave me guidance and advice. I highly recommend Phillip to anyone wanting quality driving instruction.

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1EN9YJ   Auto
Toyota Corolla 2015
  • Phillip services 33 suburbs View full list
    Ashwood 3147 Balwyn 3103 Balwyn North 3104 Blackburn 3130 Blackburn North 3130 Blackburn South 3130 Box Hill 3128 Box Hill North 3129 Box Hill South 3128 Bulleen 3105 Burwood 3125 Burwood East 3151 Doncaster 3108 Doncaster East 3109 Donvale 3111 Forest Hill 3131 Glen Waverley 3150 Heathmont 3135 Mitcham 3132 Mont Albert 3127 Mont Albert North 3129 Mount Waverley 3149 Notting Hill 3168 Nunawading 3131 Park Orchards 3114 Ringwood 3134 Ringwood East 3135 Ringwood North 3134 Surrey Hills 3127 Templestowe 3106 Templestowe Lower 3107 Vermont 3133 Vermont South 3133
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