LearnING2drive safe

About the program

Participant criteria

This program is offered at NO-COST to participants. To apply for the Learning2Drive Safe program you must:

  • Hold a valid Queensland Learner Driver License. Complete an application form and program induction.
  • Be willing to attend a mandatory education workshop every month.
  • Have limited access to a supervisory driver or a registered vehicle. Be financially limited.
  • Eligible participants will also be required to have completed the no-cost Keys2Drive lesson before commencing in the TMC Learning2Drive Safe Program*.

*Keys2drive is an Australian Government-funded program that is not affiliated with the Learning2Drive Safe program and provides learner drivers and their parents/supervisors 1 driving lesson with an accredited professional driving instructor at no cost.

become a mentor

Would you like to support persons with limited access to a supervisory driver to learn to drive?

Can you spare 8 hours or more a week?

Join the Learning2Drive Safe mentor team.

Essential requirements to join the program as a Mentor:

  • Have held an open car driver’s license class ‘C’ or ‘CA’ for more than 2 years. Complete the PrepL Supervisor course (no cost).
  • Availability of 8 hours or more per week.
  • Ability and willingness to work with migrants, refugees and disadvantaged persons.
  • Hold or ability to obtain a valid Volunteer class Blue Card (free to obtain).

Desirable skills:

  • Previous driver training/teaching experience. 
  • Experience with persons from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

Contact us today to enrol or to book an appointment to assess your eligibility to participate. 

07 5591 7261

0428 261 934

ldmp@migrantcentre.org

Shop 22/91 Scarborough Street, Southport, 4215