Driving Lessons

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Description

Provide new migrants and refugee’s support to get  driving lessons and licence.

  • Help interpret road code theory test
  • Work with NZTA to have Amharic version of road code and the theory test
  • 120 hours practical driving lessons

Goals

Reduce the time it takes to get a licence and improve the settlement process for new members

Location

Varies

Activities

  • Recruit volunteers ( Ethiopian/non-Ethiopian)
  • Identify resources such as volunteer’s fees, fuel cost, vehicle and cost of the test?
  • Register people who want to have driving licence ( membership is required )
  • Discuss with NZTA about translation of NZ road code and the theory test in two Amharic.

Organiser

Degu Geddebo, Mahari Getaneh and Demess

How to join

Should be a member of the Ethiopian Community

Complete application and consent form