AA Driving School Auckland

Teaching Aucklanders how to drive for over half a century, with locations throughout Auckland.

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09 927 2998

We recognise that everyone’s journey is different. Whatever stage of the licensing process you are at, let us help you become a better and safer driver. 

AA Driving School Auckland provides a wide range of training options from driving lessons, defensive driving courses through to corporate driver training. AA Driving School has a wealth of experience and expertise, and we pride ourselves on the quality and professionalism of our driving instructors.

AA Auckland Driving School, Floor 12, 99 Albert Street, Auckland

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Floor 16, 99 Albert Street, Auckland Central
Ph: 09 927 2998

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We’re offering AA Members and their children who are new learner drivers three free driving lessons.

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Locations

Auckland driving schools

We have driving schools throughout the Auckland region. Select the region on the map that’s closest to you:

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Auckland drivers

Edwin Lit Likes to show people the fun and joy of driving

Edwin Lit
Transmission

Automatic

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I enjoy driving and would like to share the joy and fun of driving with others. A challenge for me is to help other younger people drive safely.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

Meeting and teaching people who one day could change the perception of driving, resulting in safe driving habits in this country.

Why did you choose the AA?

Great brand recognition. I believed in the AA to provide better services and customer satisfaction than rivals.

What locations do you cover?

Mt Wellington, Ellerslie, Penrose, Royal Oak, Remuera, Orakei, Greenlane, Epsom, Mission Bay, Parnell, Saint Johns, Kohimarama, Saint Helliers, Glendowie, Glen Innes, Panmure, Meadowbank and some areas of South Auckland.

Lynton Wall Enjoys meeting different people.

Lynton Wall
Teaching experience

27 years

Transmission

Automatic and manual

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I was in the UK and actually started as a bus driver instructor. I thought my skills were transferable to Driver Training and made the move to become a driving instructor for the AA.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

Meeting different people and not being stuck in an office job. This keeps me out and about where I can enjoy teaching people and driving.

Why did you choose the AA?

The brand and the fact it is respected in the community.

What locations do you cover?

Onehunga, Panmure, Eastern Bays, Mount Wellington, Parnell, Greenlane, Remuera

Ian Morley A passion for driving and a desire to make NZ roads safer.

Ian Morley
Transmission

Automatic

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I have always had a passion for driving and was a professional driver for 27 years, driving buses and trucks. I would see bad driving habits on a daily basis and wanted to make a difference.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

I enjoy meeting people and giving students the skills to drive safely. I get great satisfaction out of giving students the skills to pass their tests.

Why did you choose the AA?

The AA is a recognised brand and very liked for what they have to offer their customers.

What locations do you cover?

Silverdale, Orewa, Hatfields Beach, Red Beach, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa, Army Bay.

Bryan Drake Enjoys seeing people gain the skills to drive safely.

Bryan Drake
Teaching experience

14 years

Transmission

Automatic

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I have come from a diverse teaching background. I've taught in a church, the army, police and a Singapore secondary school for six years. The opportunity came up to teach driving so I jumped at the chance.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

Seeing people gain the skills to drive safely.

Why did you choose the AA?

I saw an advert with the AA that appealed and responded. If you ask me why have stayed with the AA, then I would add that it has the best profile and reputation of all other driving schools.

What locations do you cover?

Pakarunga, Botany, Manurewa, Manukau, Mangere East, Whitford and other areas in East and South Auckland.

Deepak Patel Enjoys motivating and mentoring his students.

Deepak Patel
Transmission

Automatic

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

The opportunity to transfer great driving skills.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

I enjoy motivating and mentoring my students to drive confidently and safely and to get them across the finish line.

Why did you choose the AA?

The AA is a widely trusted organisation with a lot of member and client support services.

What locations do you cover?

South Auckland and South East Auckland.

Sara Hampton A positive, empathetic instructor whose patience knows no bounds.

Sara Hampton
Transmission

Automatic (or can teach manual in student's vehicle)

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I have been a teacher for 16 years and became a driving instructor for the opportunity to combine two of my passions, training & driving. Instructing new and experienced drivers in the skills needed to be expert road users is a worthy occupation.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

I like meeting a variety of different people of all ages and bringing out their ability to become great drivers.     

Why did you choose the AA?

The familiarity of the AA branding. It’s an organisation everyone recognises and trusts.

What locations do you cover?

Waiuku, Glenbrook, Patumahoe, Pukekohe, Tuakau, Drury and Papakura.

Brian Morley Likes teaching people to be safe and careful drivers.

Brian Morley
Teaching experience

11+ years

Transmission

Automatic

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I had 40 years in sales, broker management and did a significant amount of driving. I wanted to continue driving and thought of this as a career. Becoming a driver I wanted to lift the driving standards.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

I like teaching people to be safe and careful drivers.

Why did you choose the AA?

The AA have the reputation of being the top driving school and I wanted to be under this banner.

What locations do you cover?

West Auckland - Waitakere, Blockhouse Bay, Westgate, Kumeu, Helensville.

Shefali Patel Enjoys providing people with the opportunity to pass their driving tests.

Shefali Patel
Teaching experience

6 years

Transmission

Automatic

What inspired you to become a driving instructor?

I had my own café for a number of years and enjoyed the interaction with different customers. I also enjoy teaching therefore teaching people to drive provides the perfect mix of what I enjoy.

What do you enjoy about your role the most?

Providing people with the opportunity to pass their driving tests and giving them the confidence and belief that they can.

Why did you choose the AA?

I like the way the public look up to and trust the AA and I wanted to join the best. AA is the best.

What locations do you cover?

Titirangi. New Lynn, Avondale, Henderson, Glen Eden, Westgate and other areas in West Auckland.