• Verified Working with Children Check
  • Driving Instructor's Licence
  • Member of Australia Driver Trainers Association (NSW & QLD)
  • Instructed for 10.8 years
  • Spoken language(s) English
Instructor bio

I became a Driving Instructor after a thirty five plus (35+) year career in the transport industry, firstly as a driver then a senior manager. During this time I raised 4 children and now have 5 grandchildren. I became a driving instructor 7 years ago after instructing my children and a number of other family members all of which said it was a fun experience and I had a real skill at teaching them to drive. I also, found great enjoyment in passing on my years of driving experience as well as being able to influence those that I teach become better drivers. As a result, I have an average learner pass rate of over 90%. Personalised Driver Training was founded on the premise “not all learners learn at the same pace” so all my lesson plans are tailored for the individual, this allows the learner to progress along the learning journey without pressure ultimately delivering a competent safe driver.


If your looking for someone who gives thorough and detailed advice Mick is your guy. He matches his wealth of experience on the roads with a super easy going and relaxing teaching style. If your like me, super nervous and anxious when it comes to driving in general, I can't stress it enough Mick is the one to choose. I just sat my P's test and got everything correct, it says a whole lot more about Mick than it does about me. He's a great driving instructor but an even better bloke


Mike has been a fantastic trainer. I am a middle-aged woman who dreaded driving and never learned how to drive. Mike, quickly realised that , altered our training route and helped me build my confidence before taking me on a 60 and higher zones. He is very patient, engaging, and ensured I understood the consequences of decisions I took while driving. He helped me develop road/traffic sense which eventually helped me plan my actions while on road. This quickly built up my confidence . Mike is also very accommodative. Sometimes I used to have a training route in mind and even though it was a little longer and took around 65 mins, Mike was willing to help me learn in those routes. This again helped me feel confident to drive on roads that I always thought were complex. I passed my test in first attempt and I can't recommend Mike enough. He is a phenomenal trainer who really reads their students and tailors the classes accordingly.

Vijaya durga

Cannot recommend Mick highly enough. I had zero experience and zero confidence. Driving lessons are my only chance at getting a licence, fortunately I found Mick. He is calm, supportive, very dedicated and really makes the lessons informative , but also simplifies it . I'm honestly a very anxious person, im 27 with no licence that's how scared I am of driving and thanks to Mick that is changing. Don't hesitate to book with him, I bought bulk lessons after our first.


Mick is just awesome at his job. His teaching methods are spot on and has helped me become confident in my driving. I highly recommend going with Mick, whether it’s to show you the ropes or to enhance your driving skills


Mick was such a loveky instructor. Very patient and professional, he made me feel comfortable all throughout my lessons! I wanted to let you know I got my P plates last October. Thank you for your help!

Mafie rae
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Hyundai Accent 2016 (Auto)
  • Mick services 70 suburbs View full list
    Berkshire Park 2765 Bidwill 2770 Blackett 2770 Blacktown 2148 Blaxland 2774 Bligh Park 2756 Bungarribee 2767 Caddens 2747 Cambridge Gardens 2747 Cambridge Park 2747 Claremont Meadows 2747 Colebee 2761 Colyton 2760 Cranebrook 2749 Dean Park 2761 Dharruk 2770 Doonside 2767 Eastern Creek 2766 Emerton 2770 Emu Heights 2750 Emu Plains 2750 Erskine Park 2759 Glenbrook 2773 Glendenning 2761 Glenmore Park 2745 Hassall Grove 2761 Hebersham 2770 Hobartville 2753 Jamisontown 2750 Jordan Springs 2747 Kingswood 2747 Lapstone 2773 Leonay 2750 Lethbridge Park 2770 Llandilo 2747 Londonderry 2753 Marsden Park 2765 Minchinbury 2770 Mount Druitt 2770 Mount Riverview 2774 North St Marys 2760 Oakhurst 2761 Orchard Hills 2748 Oxley Park 2760 Penrith 2750 Plumpton 2761 Regentville 2745 Richmond 2753 Richmond Lowlands 2753 Riverstone 2765 Rooty Hill 2766 Ropes Crossing 2760 Shalvey 2770 Shanes Park 2747 South Penrith 2750 South Windsor 2756 Springwood 2777 St Clair 2759 St Marys 2760 Sun Valley 2777 Tregear 2770 Valley Heights 2777 Warrimoo 2774 Werrington 2747 Werrington County 2747 Werrington Downs 2747 Whalan 2770 Willmot 2770 Windsor 2756 Windsor Downs 2756
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