Learner activities and resources

There is a variety of resources available to help you during the six steps of obtaining your driver's licence, including online quizzes and a simulator of the hazard perception test.

About the learner's permit card

The learner's permit card displays a photo of the learner driver, date of birth, class of licence and security features such as a watermark and unique serial number. Learner driver applicants will be issued with an interim paper-based permit before receiving a learner's permit card in the mail within 14 days.

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Drive Safe handbook - By chapter

This handbook is a comprehensive guide to safe driving practices and the road rules that apply in Western Australia.

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Drive Safe handbook - Full version

This handbook is a comprehensive guide to safe driving practices and the road rules that apply in Western Australia.

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Keys for life (School Drug Education and Road Aware)

Keys for life logoSchool Drug Education and Road Aware (SDERA) has developed a pre-driver program called Keys for Life, to assist school staff to deliver pre-driver training to Year 10-12 students. Participating students receive free resources and a discounted rate on their Learner’s Permit.

A one day workshop is compulsory for teachers wishing to conduct the Keys for Life program. For more information go to SDERA's Keys for life website.

External Link Department of Education: (SDERA) Keys for life

  Theory test sample quizzes - road rules

Each quiz consists of 30 multiple choice questions. Select the answer that you think is correct. After you have made your selection, select "next" to proceed. Some questions include images, many do not.

  • Each quiz contains 30 questions.
  • You must attempt all 30 questions in order to review your results.
  • There are eleven different quizzes, please select one of the following buttons to get started.

Quiz questions are based on the Drive Safe handbook.

Quiz 1 Quiz 2 Quiz 3

Quiz 4 Quiz 5 Quiz 6

Quiz 7 Quiz 8 Quiz 9

Quiz 10 Quiz 11

External Link Adobe Flashplayer

Ride Safe handbook - By chapter

This handbook is a comprehensive guide to safe riding practices for riders of mopeds and motorcycles and the road rules that apply in Western Australia.

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Ride Safe handbook - Full version

This handbook is a comprehensive guide to safe riding practices for riders of mopeds and motorcycles and the road rules that apply in Western Australia.

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  Theory test sample quizzes - motorcycle specific

Each quiz consists of 35 multiple choice questions. Select the answer that you think is correct. After you have made your selection, select "next" to proceed. Some questions include images, many do not.

  • Each quiz contains 35 questions.
  • You must attempt all 35 questions in order to review your results.
  • There are three different quizzes, please select one of the following buttons to get started.

Quiz questions are based on the Ride Safe handbook. 

Motorcycle quiz A Motorcycle quiz B Motorcycle quiz C

External Link Adobe Flashplayer

  Alcohol specific quiz

Learn about Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) limits and how they impact upon drivers and riders.

The quiz consists of 20 multiple choice questions. Select the answer that you think is correct. After you have made your selection, select "next" to proceed.

  • The quiz contains 20 questions.
  • You must attempt all 20 questions in order to review your results.
  • The pass rate is set at 100%.

Please select the following button to get started.

Alcohol specific quiz

External Link Adobe Flashplayer
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  Novice driver's graduated demerit points quiz

Learn about novice driver graduated demerit points and how they impact upon drivers and riders.

The quiz consists of 10 multiple choice questions. Select the answer that you think is correct. After you have made your selection, select Next to proceed.

  • The quiz contains 10 questions.
  • You must attempt all 10 questions in order to review your results.
  • The pass rate is set at 100%.

Please select the following button to get started.

Novice driver's graduated demerit points quiz

External Link Adobe Flashplayer
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  Hazard perception test simulator

Taking this sample test will give you a taste of the skills you need before taking the real Hazard Perception Test.

You'll need to demonstrate you know how to:

  1. Overtake other road users safely.
  2. Slow down at the right time.
  3. Turn at an intersection safely and at the right time.

This simulator requires the free Adobe Flashplayer.

Unfortunately the Hazard Perception Test simulator is not compatible with devices that do not support Flash software.

External Link Adobe Flashplayer

What if the quizzes don't work for me?

The quizzes have been tested on most of the common web browsers in use today.  Each quiz is available in both Flash and HTML5 format.

  • Your web browser will automatically determine the best format to use.

If the quizzes still fail to work, please consider updating your web browser. Most common web browsers are free to download and use.

External Link Adobe Flashplayer

Resources provided by the Office of Road Safety

The Office of Road Safety has several online games and quizzes designed both to help you in your journey in obtaining a driver's licence, and to encourage you to be a safe driver.

Indigenous road safety

Aboriginal people are over-represented in road trauma in Australia. In Western Australia, Aboriginal people make up 3% of the population, but 9% of those killed on the roads and 8% of those who are seriously injured.

The Indigenous Drink Driving and Licensing Kit may be found on the Office of Road Safety's website. The kit offers 10 different road safety and licensing resources specifically developed for Aboriginal people in Western Australia.

RoadTrip 120

The more experience you get as a learner driver, the better driver you will be. RoadTrip 120 encourages novice drivers to complete 120 hours of supervised driving experience in a range of conditions.

Visit RoadTrip 120 to see what the benefits are of completing 120 hours of supervised driving.

Young drivers

The Office of Road Safety provides information packs for learner drivers and their tutors. The information pack for learners includes topics such as:

  • Hazards, risks and driving.
  • Getting the most from your lessons.
  • Learning for life.
  • Learning vehicle skills.
  • Learning traffic skills.
  • Learning safety skills.
  • Learning advanced safety skills.
  • Drive with care and attention.
External Link Office of Road Safety: Indigenous Road Safety
External Link Office of Road Safety: RoadTrip 120
External Link Office of Road Safety: Novice drivers

 

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