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

Everyone’s driving journey starts in first gear… so why not let “First Gear” School of Driving help
put you on the road to becoming a safe and skilled driver. Enjoy a relaxed and friendly learning environment with Gary, Kay, Yvonne and Kevin!

Gary provides driving lessons in both Manual and Automatic cars, whilst Kay, Yvonne, Kevin
and Tess offer Automatic Lessons. First Gear covers a wide geographical area focused around
the test center areas of Beenleigh, Logan, Helensvale, Southport and Burleigh. Please enquire
to see if we can service your location!

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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