Driver Knowledge Tests

Types of forklift truck

Forklift trucks are used in warehouses and storage yards to move heavy objects. There are nine main types of forklift truck, some of which require you to be able to drive. Hand pallet trucks or ‘pump trucks’ Hand pallet trucks

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Driver opportunities in trucking

There’s a shortage of truck drivers and it’s getting worse. The average age of a truck driver is now over 47 (it’s over 55 in America!) Truck drivers in Australia can get better pay than in Europe and New Zealand,

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Easy systems to help learner drivers pass their practical test

Learning a set of simple routines will improve your chances of passing your practical driving test the first time. Some of these are a system of car control. You might find that your instructor will teach you one or more

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Are you allowed to drive with dementia or Alzheimers?

As Australia’s population ages, the elderly want to continue driving in ever increasing numbers to maintain their standard of life, but often dementia sets in and that can create difficulties. With around 100,000 drivers over 80 in New South Wales

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What are dangerous vehicles?

A¬†dangerous vehicle is one that breaks the rules set by government authorities such as Roads & Maritime to ensure that vehicles don’t cause unnecessary danger to other road users. It includes vehicles that are not roadworthy because components have worn

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Using meditation to help you pass your driving test

Taking your driving test can be a stressful experience. Whether it’s a practical or theory test, there is extra pressure on you to perform. You have to learn new skills and information then apply that in situations which can unfold

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What is a digital driver licence?

A digital driver licence is a driver licence you store on your smartphone. Its purpose is to prove your identity and that you have the right to drive a specific type of vehicle but without having to show a plastic card.

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