Highly recommended Instructors

We are a highly referred and recommended Gold Coast Driving School with 90% of new students and families based on recommendation from a friend or family member.

Well trained instructors

Our friendly, experienced and highly qualified professional driving instructors work with our students’ current skill levels and ensure they become a safe and competent driver.  They bring a huge amount of motivation and enthusiasm to the teaching arena, using the latest tools and techniques.

Safety tips & theory test

We provide the necessary skills for a lifetime of safe driving in consistently supportive and progressive learning environment that is challenging and enjoyable.

The Ultimate Driving Experience

Welcome to a new innovative online booking platform, aiming to connect our newest generation of learner drivers with highly skilled and dedicated Instructors. We offer a very simple, quick and efficient booking experience, guaranteed to connect you with the perfect teacher, whilst also offering dedicated admin support and communications. 

All our instructors are selected on a very high standard of criteria in experience, personality, qualifications and the vehicle they provide to ensure they meet our standards and can offer both auto and manual vehicles.

We aim to provide students with all the help and support from their first experience, right through to a successful completion of the P test and beyond to ensure they are equipped to go solo on the road with the skills and confidence to enjoy many years of driving. We cover the whole Gold Coast and Logan areas, but please contact us if your area / suburb is not listed as we may still be able to help.

What makes First Gear one of the best driving schools?


Steven Grimshaw


Keys2drive is a revolutionary approach to learning road safety and the free driving lesson is an opportunity for the learner driver, driving instructor and parent/supervisor

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