The refresher course is specially designed to cater to individuals who have successfully obtain their driving licence but hope to improve on their driving skills. This course aims to increase the confidence of drivers and instill a safety driving concept into drivers.
– NRIC or Passport
– Class 3/3A Qualified Driving Licence
$ 90 for a one-time enrollment fee
Minimum 3 lessons
$50 per hour for Manual and Automatic Refresher
Please note that all new sign-ups for the Refresher Course are to take on a minimum of 3 lessons as detailed below:
3 lesson package for Manual and Automatic Refresher – $315
First lesson: 1.5 hours
Second lesson: 1.5 hours
Third lesson: 1.5 hours
After this package ends,you can arrange with the instructor directly if you require more lessons.
– An ex-student member of iDrive can request for his/her original instructor if he/she still has the full name of the instructor.
– Fetch and send service* is subjected to availability. There may be an extra charge for this service, depending on the area of concern. Please call iDrive to check if it is available at your area of concern.
*Fetch and send service refers to fetching the student from home or nearest MRT station for lessons and sending the student back home or nearest MRT station after lessons.
– Pre-drive checks
– Circuit Courses
– Vertical and Parallel Parking
– Familiarization Driving
– On road Driving
– Expressway Driving
Detailed Course Outline
Recall precautionary measures: simple routine check: seat, mirrors, seat belt, blind spot area
Correct and safety procedure when starting and stopping the engine
Clutch and accelerator co-ordination practice
Understanding of biting point (half-clutch position)
Foot co-ordination for starting and stopping
Change lane Drive at an increased speed of 90-100km/hr
Familarise with what to look out for on expressways
Understand the various signs on signboards on expressways and the way to react to the different signs
Familiarise with driving on small roads.
Driving at speed of 70km/hr or more.
Able to change lane safely according to traffic condition
Recall the various signs on small roads and big roads
Parking in housing estate carparks
Vertical Parking Head in Head out
Tan Tock Seng carpark (extremely narrow)
How to manipulate your car in narrow multistory carparks
Certain theoretical aspects in turning, changing direction in carparks: eg: What is Apex?
How to position your car to facilitate cash card insertion
Negotiating bands, sharp bands, gradual bands
Driving on small roads and expressways, eg: CTE
Directional Change Parking:
Vertical Parking between two cars
Parallel Parking between two cars
Parking from any angle Certain theoretical aspects in parking
Safety Measures in Parking Familiarising with difficult roads with heavy traffic and with large vehicles (eg: Ubi)
Driving on Slopes (Upslope and downslope)
Points to note when going upslope/downslope
Correct gear to be engaged
How to move off from slopes
Familiarising with night traffic
Familiarising with rainy day traffic
What to look out for and how to react to situations that arise
Driving around areas which student often travels to, or where student lives in
To familiarize with the road structures there
7th, 8th and 9th lesson
Please note that the lesson schedules are subjected to change, according to road and weather conditions. The lesson contents can be changed upon students’ request, to ensure that the contents taught will suit our students’ driving needs.