What's this about

It’s time to get moving. Let's start with the basics of starting and stopping your car.

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


Start the car and move off


Stop the car

Getting ready to drive

Before you go anywhere, take the time to position yourself correctly in the car.

Moving off

Moving off smoothly can be difficult - especially in a manual car. It's important to practice this so you can do it in traffic.


Now that you’re moving, you need to know how to stop safely.

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 Moving forward


Now that you’re confident starting and stopping the car, it’s time to learn about steering the car.

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