What's this about

The give way rules mean that left turns are easier than right turns. This lesson is all about turning left at intersections.

When you're finished, you'll know how to:


Use the intersection memory jogger ‘My Safety Cannot Be Given Away’


Take the steps for turning left

Turning left

Left turns are easier than right turns because you don’t have to cross over a lane of traffic and there are fewer vehicles that you have to give way to.

Coming up to the intersection

As you approach your turn, there are a few steps to take. They are: Mirror, Signal, Course, Brake, Gear, Assess.

Am I ready?

Feeling good about this lesson? Tick off the skills you're confident you can do. When you've ticked them all, it might be time to move on to the next lesson.

Next lesson in Basic intersections

Turning right at a basic intersection

Comfortable doing left turns? Time to give right turns a go.

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