“Undoubtedly the BEST driving school available in the north coast region.”*

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Are you looking for 
a ‘ Driving School Lismore ‘, ‘ Driving Lessons Ballina ‘ or a ‘ Driving Instructor in Casino ‘?

Or (via Driving School Getaway) a ‘ Driving School Sydney ‘, ‘ Driving lessons in Melbourne ‘ or a‘ Driving Instructor Brisbane ‘?.


So, look no further. You’ve just found what you need!


You might be a learner looking for a driving school in Lismore to help you polish your parallel parking skills before the NSW RMS driving test.

Or maybe you’ve just got your learner’s licence. You’re hoping to find a friendly and patient driving instructor at a ‘ driving school Ballina ‘.

Perhaps you’ve held an overseas licence. So you need a few pre-test stress-free inexpensive driving lessons (and a bit of driver education) through, say, a driving school in Casino NSW.

Whatever your needs, the Professional Driving Consultancy (PDC) can help you meet them. Comfortably. Safely. Efficiently. Affordably.

PDC’s copyrighted Dynamic Defensive Driving (‘3D’) WorkSheet makes it one of the Northern Rivers’ – indeed Australia’s – best driving schools. So, relax. You’ve found the best ‘ driving school Lismore ‘, ‘ driving instructor Ballina ‘ and ‘ driving lessons Casino ‘.

PDC has provided affordable, effective, stress-free, relaxing, enjoyable and FUN driving lessons to more than 3000 Northern NSW clients over 25 years.


Why Take Driving Lessons in Lismore, Ballina or Casino?

The RMS conducts driving tests in Lismore, Ballina and Casino. So it is much more efficient to provide driving lessons in these towns. Even though PDC certainly does serve many different locations in the Northern Rivers (see the list below).

Therefore PDC suggests that intending Kyogle and Coraki clients consider meeting PDC in Casino (or Lismore). Also, intending Evans Head and Woodburn clients might consider meeting in Ballina (or Lismore). In addition, potential Lennox Head and Byron Bay clients could consider meeting in Ballina. Alstonville and Wollongbar clients could look to meeting in Lismore or Ballina. And then enjoy some of the best driving tuition available in Australia!

In recent years has invited any Northern Rivers resident to become a PDC client.


‘Driving School Getaway’

It is almost impossible for inner city learners to learn to drive in a properly structured way. So PDC is delighted that Driving School Getaway is now inviting residents in inner city suburbs to take a brief, stress-free and affordable learn to drive holiday in NSW’s beautiful Northern Rivers. Inner city learner drivers are often worried, anxious, nervous or even frightened. Therefore they postpone getting their provisional licence. Now, they don’t have to. They can just ring PDC on 0412 223 333.


PDC’s Proprietor, Charles

is a calm, relaxed, friendly, patient, massively qualified and deeply experienced driving instructor.

Indeed, Charles’ driving instructor qualifications rank among Australia’s best. His driving school Proprietor experience ranks among Australia’s longest. Charles is known locally as a good-humoured, laid-back, absolutely patient and thoroughly professional driver trainer.


No metropolitan driving school,

no (for example) ‘ driving school Sydney ‘ (unlike Driving School Getaway Sydney) can offer stress-free, cruisy, cheap and FUN driving lessons on NSW’s magnificent North Coast. Especially to residents of Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs, Manly, Northern Beaches and Lower and Upper North Shore. Or residents of Sydney’s Inner West, the Hills, Randwick, Sutherland or Parramatta.

Which ‘ driving school Melbourne ‘ can offer inexpensive, calming, relaxing and FUN driving lessons on NSW’s gorgeous North Coast? Particularly to learners in North Melbourne, Carlton, Brunswick or Footscray? Or Docklands, South Melbourne, St Kilda, South Yarra or Prahran? Or East Melbourne, Richmond, Collingwood or Fitzroy?

Is there a ‘ driving school Brisbane ‘ which can offer affordable, chilled, enjoyable and FUN driving lessons on NSW’s beautiful North Coast? Be it in Brisbane City? Or Northside (including Fortitude Valley, Toowong, Indooroopilly, Albion, Milton or Bowen Hills)? Or Southside (Woolongabba, South Brisbane, Hawthorne, Bulimba or Norman Park)?

For more than 20 years Charles’ PDC can, does and has!


Charles’ PDC offers:

Easy, laid back, client-centered, enjoyable and FUN driver training.
  Inexpensive, stress-free, relaxing driving lessons from 1 – 3 hours in Lismore, Ballina and Casino.
 Highly affordable 3D CourseWork packages (normal and short) which incorporates both driver education as well as driver training.
 Written, detailed and incredibly accurate 3D Assessments.
 Reversing Exercises and Assessment packages.
 RMS-accredited client-centered Older Driver Assessments.
.   FREE Keys2Drive sessions.
.   A seat for your supervising driver.
.   And a FREE drive to a quiet start-off place.

Is there any other driving school in Lismore, ‘driving lessons Ballina’ or ‘driving instructor Casino’ which can offer these benefits?


PDC’s stress-free FUN driving lessons

help you develop in

.   light traffic – coordination and hazard perception.

.   moderate traffic – fluency and hazard reduction.

.   dense traffic – negotiation and hazard avoidance.

In addition: deeper and more flexible right-brain skills – e g visualisation.


PDC uses

Anxious learner drivers have fun driving lessons with an experienced driving instructor in Lismore, Ballina or Casino manual car.

Pedigreedly safe Subaru Impreza ‘bug-eye’ all-wheel-drive.

Automatic Toyota Prius: Lismore Driving School, Ballina Driving School & Casino driving school: with patient friendly experienced driving instructor.

Super-safe, super-ecological: Toyota’s luxury auto Prius hybrid.



And PDC’s copyrighted 4 page 3D WorkSheet to help deepen your 3D skills more quickly.


Please feel free to browse through the seven pages of this detailed website.

You’ve found your ‘ Driving School Lismore ‘ / ‘ Driving School Ballina ‘ / ‘ Driving School Casino ‘! (In addition to your ‘ Driving School Sydney ‘, ‘ Driving School Melbourne ‘ and ‘ Driving School Brisbane ‘!)

Ring (best) – 0412 223 333 – (or text), 

email – 

or post on Charles’ PDC FB Page 

to start broadening and deepening your driving skills.

Or even call in (please ring beforehand) to 1/58 Invercauld Rd, Lismore NSW 2480.


*Paris Ambrose – Google Review April 2014

Updated: 1-6-19