Medical Driver Assessment with an Occupational Therapist

2019 Short Courses for the everyday driver.

We are a Nationally Accredited Driver Trainer (RTO 40780)

Should your Medical Professional or the Queensland Government request you have a Driving Assessment with an Occupational Therapist we are able to provide that service.
This is similar to the Driver Assessment – Medical Course with the Occupational Therapist also providing the following:

  • contact with the patient for a preliminary discussion of health issues
  • undertake a physical examination prior to the Assessment
  • sit in rear of vehicle whilst Driven Training Assessor takes you for a driving assessment.
  • written report delivered to your Medical Professional

In addition to Driver Assessment – Medical course an Assessment and Report designed for the Medical Profession to assess the driving ability of a patient with a view to renewing a Drivers Licence.

  • Patient is taken for a 45 minute drive during which time the Assessor will take notes assessing:
  • Mobility
  • Steering
  • Pedal control
  • Reversing
  • General driving & obeying traffic signs
  • Mirror & indicator use
  • Scanning, turning & lane discipline
  • Spatial awareness
  • Responsiveness and concentration
  • Assessor will prepare a Report and send to the Doctor
  • Location
  • Yatala
  • We can travel to patient’s home if required for an additional travel charge.
  • Can be done in Patients vehicle IF the brake is located in the centre console and is readily accessible to the Assessor seated in the passenger seat.