5 Ways Your Driving Instructor Can Make You A Better Driver

5 Ways Your Driving Instructor Can Make You A Better Driver

As a learner driver, you are looking to become a better driver. You want to make sure that when you take your driving test, you will pass with flying colors. One way to do this is by taking lessons from a driving instructor who can help make you into a better driver. In this blog post, we will discuss five ways that your driving instructor can help make you a better driver.

1- Teaching proper technique

The first way is by teaching you the proper techniques. This includes things like how to hold the steering wheel, how to use the gas and brake pedals, and how to turn corners. Your instructor will make sure that you know all of these things before you even get behind the wheel.

By ensuring that you know the proper techniques, your instructor can help you avoid accidents and traffic violations.

2 – Helping you stay calm under pressure

The second way is by helping you stay calm under pressure. Driving can be stressful, especially in heavy traffic or during bad weather conditions. Your instructor will help you stay calm and focused while you’re driving so that you can avoid accidents.

Being able to stay calm while driving is a valuable skill that will help you throughout your life.

3 – Helping you develop good habits

Developing good driving habits is another way your instructor can help you become a better driver. They will help you learn how to properly adjust your mirrors, how to hold the steering wheel, and how to use your turn signals correctly.

All of these habits are important for keeping yourself and others safe on the road. By teaching you good driving habits, your instructor can help you become a safer and more confident driver.

4 – Improving your observation and awareness

They will also help you to be aware of your surroundings at all times. By being aware of what’s going on around you, you can react quickly to any potential hazards. One of the things that learner drivers sometimes struggle with is observation and awareness.

Your driving instructor can help you improve in this area by teaching you the right techniques to use while you’re driving. For example, they might teach you how to scan the road ahead so that you can spot potential hazards early on.

They will also teach you about blind spots, so that you know where to look when changing lanes or overtaking other vehicles. By improving your observation and awareness, you’ll be less likely to have accidents on the road.

5 – Helping you avoid common mistakes

Finally, your driving instructor can help you avoid making common mistakes that new drivers often make. For example, they might tell you to take extra care when reversing into a parking space.

Or they might remind you to always check your mirrors before changing lanes. By avoiding these common mistakes, you’ll be less likely to have accidents or get into trouble with the police.

So there you have it, five ways that your driving instructor can help you become a better driver. If you’re looking for a driving instructor, make sure to choose one that is patient, experienced, and has a good track record of helping learners pass their tests. With the right instructor, you’ll be on the road to becoming a safe and confident driver in no time.

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Each automobile is DMV safety-approved, and every member of the Northwest family is committed to providing excellent driver’s education and behind-the-wheel instruction. At Northwest, you can expect to find outstanding classes, both on campus and behind the wheel, that are engaging, fact-filled, entertaining, and geared toward success. 

We make no bones about it, we believe that Northwest provides the best driving lessons in Las Vegas, no matter your age or background. We are proud of the fact that 98% of our students pass their tests on the first try. Call us at (702) 403-1592 to start your driving adventure with one of our expert instructors.

Written by:
Rich Heinrich
Master Instructor / General Manager

Instructor and Office Administrator

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