• Verified Working with Children Check
  • Driving Instructor's Licence
  • Member of Australia Driver Trainers Association (NSW & QLD)
  • Instructed for 2.9 years
  • Spoken language(s) English
Instructor bio

Hi, my name is Rod. I began my career as a driving instructor in 2017. I am an independent business operator, when means that I have the flexibility to work where I want and when I want. This also helps when fitting in to a learner's schedule. I am a dynamic, friendly and professional driving instructor who is passionate about assisting students with learning and giving them all the necessary tools to become a successful driver. I draw on my previous experience when providing outstanding customer service and believe that is important in making the overall journey a smooth and enjoyable one.   As a ‘people person’, I thrive on the one-on-one interaction and enjoy being able to help others achieve their goal, to get there licence. I look forward to assisting you with achieve your goals.

Reviews

Rod was very patient and supportive of me in our lesson. He encouraged me and pushed me through the lesson and helped me when I felt anxious during the lesson. Highly recommend Rod as his teaching methods are very effective whilst helping me to push further with driving. Will have again!

Olivia

I would highly recommend Rod as an instructor, he communicates well, puts you at ease and is a pleasure to learn with. I have had 3 instructors in total (the first 2 from other driving schools) and Rod is by far the best one - he's very diligent, patient and always have good tips to help me. I feel more confident day by day learning from him. He taught me great techniques that have really helped me. He really wants you to be a good driver, rather than being solely interested in a pass rate which I really appreciated. Thanks again, Rod!

Natasha

Rod is a fantastic instructor, I had many issues previously with other instructors and Rod went above and beyond to ensure that I was not only prepared for my test but even fast tracked my manual learning - what he did in only 8 hours I had a hard time learning in 70! Never felt more comfortable in a car with someone. Will forever recommend!

Daniel

Rod is an exceptional driving instructor- very knowledgeable, a great teacher, easy going and humorous, but always very professional. My confidence driving in Australia has been built up after just 2 lessons!!! 😀😀😀

Amylee

Passed my test in the first go, Rod covered everything before my test and he gave me so many helpful tips for the test and driving in general. He’s an amazing instructor. Thanks Rod!

Syah Razi Ibrahim
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Rod's vehicle
178XOC   Manual
Volkswagen Polo 2017
  • Rod services 73 suburbs View full list
    Acacia Ridge 4110 Algester 4115 Anstead 4070 Archerfield 4108 Ashgrove 4060 Auchenflower 4066 Bardon 4065 Bellbird Park 4300 Bellbowrie 4070 Brisbane City 4000 Brookfield 4069 Camira 4300 Carole Park 4300 Chapel Hill 4069 Chelmer 4068 Corinda 4075 Darra 4076 Doolandella 4077 Durack 4077 Dutton Park 4102 Ellen Grove 4078 Fig Tree Pocket 4069 Forest Lake 4078 Gailes 4300 Goodna 4300 Graceville 4075 Heathwood 4110 Herston 4006 Highgate Hill 4101 Inala 4077 Indooroopilly 4068 Jamboree Heights 4074 Jindalee 4074 Kangaroo Point 4169 Kelvin Grove 4059 Kenmore 4069 Kenmore Hills 4069 Larapinta 4110 Middle Park 4074 Milton 4064 Moggill 4070 Moorooka 4105 Mount Coot Tha 4066 Mount Ommaney 4074 Oxley 4075 Paddington 4064 Pallara 4110 Parkinson 4115 Petrie Terrace 4000 Pinjarra Hills 4069 Pullenvale 4069 Red Hill 4059 Richlands 4077 Riverhills 4074 Rocklea 4106 Seventeen Mile Rocks 4073 Sherwood 4075 Sinnamon Park 4073 South Brisbane 4101 Spring Hill 4000 St Lucia 4067 Sumner 4074 Taringa 4068 Tennyson 4105 The Gap 4061 Toowong 4066 Upper Brookfield 4069 Wacol 4076 West End 4101 Westlake 4074 Willawong 4110 Yeerongpilly 4105 Yeronga 4104
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