Excellent lessons since 1997

Helensvale Driver Training is the Gold standard of driver training. Liz has been giving driving lessons of the highest quality since 1997. Liz genuinely cares for her students, and gives them the skills and knowledge to become safe drivers for life.

Instructor Liz now has her lessons available online! Ckick here to learn more: https://theartofconfidentdriving.com/

Healthy and happy students and staff!

The most highly recommended driving instructor on the Gold Coast – Our Master Driver Trainer, Liz Lafferty.

With the Covid-19 virus threatening small businesses, we are, as always, well ahead of the pack, by using next level protection for our students and staff.

Our highest priority is our students. Always.

We are number 1 for driver training AND customer care for a reason: we want the best learning environment possible for our students! 🥇👩‍🎓👨‍🎓

We engaged Hanny’s mobile car care to use their Bactacleen Ultra Mist Fumigation to protect our students, family and loved ones from contracting COVID19.

Our students health and well-being is paramount, always.
You are in very safe hands with Helensvale Driver Training.

Learner driver news

We all need information to make an informed decision, both behind the wheel and in life.

Living under Covid-19 restrictions.

As at today’s date:
There are no restrictions on driving lessons in Queensland.

The freedom of being able to drive should not be underestimated, especially in these challenging times.

Practice, Practice, Practice!
Here are the links to your various state road authorities.

Please remember to follow the road rules, and be courteous.

Stay safe, best wishes, Liz.






Pass easily and with confidence!

Learn to drive safely for life

Driving lessons made easy!

Getting behind the wheel for the first time can be daunting! But we have the experience and skills to make your driving lessons fun. Calm, easy to understand instructions make our students feel relaxed.

Helensvale Driver Training is there to help you every step of the way – we will make sure you to become a safe driver for life!

Happy Students passing first attempt at Helensvale test centre.

Pre-test preparation

Helensvale Driving Test experts. Living in Helensvale for the last 15 years, we know the test area very well. You will be shown the trouble spots, and requirements for sitting the test. Other test areas available.

Passing the test is easy when you have the correct skills! Helensvale Driver Training will give you the tips and tricks, so you are confident sitting your practical driving examination.

Accident Avoidance Course

An advanced course for those drivers who; want to upgrade their skills, may have had a scare (or worse still, a crash) on the roads and have lost their confidence.

Or simply, a driver, who understand that sharing the road is getting more hazardous by the day, and would like some help, feeling more confident behind the wheel.

We will provide the advanced training to avoid those dangerous situations.


Keys2drive free lesson

We are proud to be a part of this fantastic programme, as it gives supervising drivers the extra skills to help them and their learner driver enjoy their time together when practicing. Keys2drive is an informative and helpful tool to assist students to be safe drivers for life. The programme is Australian Government funded, and backed by the leading Automotive groups.

To register for your free lesson go to:


Refresher lesson

While older drivers have had many years experience driving, as we age, our skill level and confidence may drop, often due to the seemingly overwhelming amount of changes to the traffic act (road rules).  Our master driver trainer Liz, has more than 100 hours experience helping the over 85 year olds pass their driving test in Sydney (a requirement in NSW), and has the patience, respect and genuine care for older drivers.

Regain your confidence, and enjoy driving again!

Helensvale Driver Training is committed to producing safe, smooth, confident drivers, who have the skills not only to pass the test with ease, but be a safe driver for life!

We have a dedicated Learn to Drive programme, which will be tailored to your individual needs. With the minimum driving lessons you will achieve your goal of getting your drivers licence.

Our Master Driver Trainer, Liz Lafferty, is an Accredited Keys2Drive instructor, who will make your learning experience a fun one! With 23 years experience, she knows all the helpful hints to become a better driver.

You will enjoy a happy, stress free driving lesson, with our friendly instructors.

Experience the difference.

Gain the confidence and knowledge to give you defensive driving skills – for life.