Driving Lessons

Driving Lessons


Te Runanga o Nga Maata WakA is accredited to deliver Driving Education.

As part of this, a driving instruction course has been set up to provide:

  Affordable driving lessons that are tailored for individuals and whanau    

 Defensive Driving Course    

Fully Qualified Driving Instructor



Who is it for?

As long as you are based in the wider Christchurch area and fulfil the age requirement, these lessons are available to you.

It will help if you are motivated and we can help by assuring you that the sessions will be delivered in a friendly environment, and at a pace which suits your ability.



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The goal of the driving course is to assist individuals to achieve a Class 1 Full Licence.


This course is available to anyone aged 16 years and over. 


The style of delivery and your participation in driving instruction of this type will result in reduced time for you to achieve a full licence. 

Lesson Configurations 

Obtaining a Learners Licence:

**Open for intake all year***

Learners to restricted:

  • will take 5 sessions on average

Each session will run for 60 minutes. 

***Open for intake all year***

Defensive Driving Course:

  • 4 x 2 hour theory lessons

  • 1 x 1 hour practical assessment, 

***Run once a month, limited to 15 places per course***

Although it takes time and commitment, you can do it.

Remember, we are here to help you through the process.

If you are interested in this driving course, submit an enquiry to the following email: info@maatawaka.org.nz

You may also fill in an online referral form for driving lessons by clicking HERE.

 Our cars are well-maintained and in excellent condition

Our cars are well-maintained and in excellent condition