Greatlake Driver Training

Professionally Qualified Driving Instructor
027 438 4032

We provide driver training from first lessons to heavy traffic & specialised fleet training so we can get you into your license in all available classes.

GDT is a friendly relaxed but professional driver trainer for all of your needs.




LEARNER LICENCE holders are able to attend.

You’ll be able to attend once you have held your learners for 4 months or have had at least 50 hours driving experience. Doing the course while having your learner licence will help you pass your restricted licence test as it includes an In-car session and develops your driving skills

RESTRICTED LICENCE holders can attend as soon as they have their restricted licence.

Whether you are on your learner or restricted licence, you’ll still reduce the time to your full licence by 6 months.

ADVANCED DRIVER TRAINING designed specifically for businesses.

The Defensive Driving Course for Experienced Drivers has been designed with experienced drivers in mind. It’s comprehensive and takes only 4 hours.


GDT are passionate about safe driving. simple, we drive Taupo.

Car & Lessons

Your safety and the safety of others are our highest priority, so our Suzuki Swift is fitted with dual controls. With Greatlake Driver Training you can expect the very best driving lessons from an experienced and accredited instructor. We provide..

About Us

Greatlake Driver Training Ltd is Taupo’s foremost provider of driver training and education and was established in 2000.

A small locally owned company Greatlake Driver Training not only looks after large companies training needs but often trains and licences small groups of people including one-on-one training when required, all in a relaxed and comfortable environment.

With our extensive skill base, we deliver driver education programmes covering all classes of driver licences including Dangerous Goods, Forklift, Passenger and heavy machinery endorsement courses.

At Greatlake Driver Training you will be in good hands knowing that your Instructor has been driving and training others in heavy vehicles and machinery for many years and is still currently an active relief driver in the logging and linehaul industries.

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Learners Licence

Restricted Licence

Full Licence




Marc Johnson
Greatlake Driver Training Ltd

Office Located: Central Plateau REAP Building
73 Titiraupenga Street, Taupo Town Centre 3330

PO Box 531, Taupo 3330
027 438 4032

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