• Verified Working with Children Check
  • Driving Instructor's Licence
  • Instructed for 11.0 years
  • Accredited for the 'Keys2Drive' program
  • Spoken language(s) English
Instructor bio

Hi, my name is James. Instructing in both auto and manual vehicles since 2011 has provided me with a lot of knowledge and experience on our roads. I have worked for one of the larger driving schools, however I now run my own driving school independently. I love to teach others, the sharing of my knowledge and educating others to be safe and confident drivers is very important to me. I have taught many people from all different backgrounds and levels of experience, from beginners to international conversions, to refresher lessons, I am capable in all situations. I always make sure my learners enjoy their driving lessons in a calm, safe and friendly environment. By the end of each lesson, my learners know what they have learnt and feel that they have gone one step forward. Together we will build your confidence and experience and get you safely prepared for the driving test and a lifetime on the road.


The best driving instructor ever! I credit James for not only helping me pass my Ps test, but also making me a confident and safe driver. He always teaches with such patience and wisdom that I would always look forward to every lesson as I knew that i would learn something new. With his years of experience, he has taught me everything there is to know about driving safely and this is valuable information I will always take with me on the road. After seeing me drive, my parents were so impressed by his teaching skills and amazed when I passed my Ps test with a near perfect score! I highly recommend James as he is a dedicated driving instructor who goes beyond just helping you for the Ps test.


Ever since my first lesson, James has demonstrated professionalism and high levels paitence when teaching me not only how to pass my driving test, but how to be a safe driver overall. As a rebellious teenager, I always wanted to drive in a way which felt most comfortable, however James has never stopped drilling safe driving techniques until it became forever tattooed in my brain, and given his 30+ years of driving experience with no accidents, James sets a great example for us students. Not only was I able to pass my test with a perfect score, I have also received many compliments from friends acknowledging my safe driving skills, which I owe all to James as my driving instructor. To become a safe driver, you must learn from someone who really cares about your safety throughout your years of driving ahead, which is why I highly recommend James as a driving instructor.


James is an amazing instructor - his patient and thorough style of teaching has helped me become a better and safer driver. Instead of being purely test-focus, James always makes sure that I understand all the safety techniques to not only learn how to drive but how to drive safely. His friendly and calm personality also makes every trip fun and stress-free. His exceptional road experience and industry knowledge was a great help to put me at ease and develop my confidence in driving. I highly recommend James to anyone looking for a driving instructor!!


James was a very experienced instructor and I felt safe letting my daughter learn with him. I saw how her driving had improved significantly since the first time we had started driving. James was very encouraging, given her full control of the vehicle. When there were minor things she could improve on, James told her how to rectify such mistakes to prevent them from occurring in the future. I am very thankful for his driving lessons.


Best driving instructor that helped me pass my test in one go, I’m so grateful to have had James’ help. He is professional, experienced and extremely patient. I was terrible at driving and would definitely not have passed but James helped me correct everything from my steering to checking blind spots. James is the friendliest and funniest person and I have recommended many of my friends to him.

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James's vehicle
Toyota Prius C 2017 (Auto)
  • 5-star ANCAP rating
  • James services 100 suburbs View full list
    Abbotsford 2046 Alexandria 2015 Annandale 2038 Artarmon 2064 Ashfield 2131 Balmain 2041 Balmain East 2041 Barangaroo 2000 Birchgrove 2041 Breakfast Point 2137 Burwood 2134 Cabarita 2137 Camperdown 2050 Canada Bay 2046 Chatswood 2067 Chatswood West 2067 Chippendale 2008 Chiswick 2046 Concord 2137 Concord West 2138 Crows Nest 2065 Croydon 2132 Darlinghurst 2010 Darlington 2008 Dawes Point 2000 Drummoyne 2047 Dulwich Hill 2203 Eastlakes 2018 East Ryde 2113 Enmore 2042 Erskineville 2043 Eveleigh 2015 Five Dock 2046 Forest Lodge 2037 Gladesville 2111 Glebe 2037 Greenwich 2065 Haberfield 2045 Haymarket 2000 Henley 2111 Homebush 2140 Hunters Hill 2110 Huntleys Cove 2111 Huntleys Point 2111 Kirribilli 2061 Lane Cove 2066 Lane Cove North 2066 Lane Cove West 2066 Lavender Bay 2060 Leichhardt 2040 Lewisham 2049 Liberty Grove 2138 Lilyfield 2040 Linley Point 2066 Longueville 2066 Marrickville 2204 Mascot 2020 Mcmahons Point 2060 Millers Point 2000 Milsons Point 2061 Mortlake 2137 Naremburn 2065 Newtown 2042 North Ryde 2113 North Strathfield 2137 North Sydney 2060 North Willoughby 2068 Northwood 2066 Petersham 2049 Putney 2112 Pyrmont 2009 Redfern 2016 Rhodes 2138 Riverview 2066 Rodd Point 2046 Rosebery 2018 Roseville 2069 Rozelle 2039 Russell Lea 2046 Ryde 2112 Stanmore 2048 St Leonards 2065 St Peters 2044 Strathfield 2135 Summer Hill 2130 Surry Hills 2010 Sydenham 2044 Sydney 2000 Tempe 2044 Tennyson Point 2111 The Rocks 2000 Ultimo 2007 Wareemba 2046 Waterloo 2017 Waverton 2060 Willoughby 2068 Willoughby East 2068 Wollstonecraft 2065 Woolwich 2110 Zetland 2017
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