Off-Road Driver's Training with Land Rover Experience

Off-Road Driver's Training

Before you leave for your Safari get acquainted with the strength and potentials hosted by every single Land Rover.

We strapped an interesting package together with what you will not loose any valuable vacation time but leave well rested and best prepared for your Safari.

In a dedicated Off Road Driver's Training you will learn about the abilities as well as the limits of your trustworthy companion for the weeks ahead. We further packaged this practical training together with an overnight stay in a beautiful estate hotel nearby and have organised all transfers.

Concerning the training and its scope we draw on the competence and proficiency of the official South African Representation of "Land Rover Experience".

Land Rover Experience

"Land Rover Experience" is an internationally operating organisation with renowned track record providing professional instruction and training in off road driving. Their staff consists of specifically qualified Land Rover instructors and they make use of only designated driving centres which comply with stringent requirements as set forth by their mother organisation.

South Africa hosts one of these training centres which grant the framework for both a professional and likewise enjoyable training.


Deep water crossings, soft sand passages, steep hills, inclines, slippery rocks... permanent 4-wheel drive, low ratio transfer box, differential lock, traction control... You will start you Safari with a far better awareness for demanding situations and with a much higher level of safety.

"Land Rover Experience Kyalami" is situated on the outskirts of Johannesburg and is officially certified by Land Rover in England. It complies with all requests of the "International Operations- and Health & Safety Standards and Requirements".

After completion of this training course participants will receive an internationally "Off-Road Driving Course Certificate", which is worldwide acknowledged and will enable you to carry on with advanced courses elsewhere in the world.

The Program

After your arrival at the airport in Johannesburg (generally in the morning) we welcome you and take you through to a beautiful Estate Lodge on the outskirts of Johannesburg and in close proximity to Land Rover Experience.

You have time to relax and re-freshen at the hotel after which the training centre will fetch you at about 11:30hrs. Following a first introduction you will be served a light lunch at the training centre after which the theoretical part of the training starts. Duration approx. 1 hour.

  • Safety aspects in off road driving
  • Permanent four-wheel drive, low range, diff locks
  • Electronic support systems
  • Driving techniques
  • Important maintenance en route

The practical training however receives great attention and you will now embark to 3 hours of concentrated driving on the training grounds. Your instructor will take you through different situations and helps you improving your driving skills behind the wheel of your Land Rover.


At about 17:00hrs training will be concluded with a final briefing followed by handing over the Off Road Training Certificate. Land Rover Experience will than return you to your hotel where you might want to wind down your day at the pool or with a nice dinner.

Your own Safari gets going

The next morning and after a decent breakfast Kwenda Safari will be waiting for you at the reception desk and will take you to its company base where your Land Rover is ready and waiting for you. Your own Safari is now ready to commence.

Best prepared and well rested to the start

Instead of doing all vehicle and equipment handover procedures right after your arrival and leaving town still the same day and after a stressful flight, with this choice you have the option to start your Safari well rested and best prepared. So, why not starting in a different mode and having a young day ahead of you?

Our "Experience" Off-Road Training Package

Including:    Meet at the Airport with Kwenda Safari and get transferred to the Hotel
Lodge Accommodation in Single or Double Room, including breakfast
Transfer to Training Centre
Land Rover Experience Off Road Training and Level 1 Driver’s Training
Land Rover Vehicle and Instructor
Light lunch at Training Centre
Official Level 1 Training Certificate
Transfer back to Hotel
Next morning: transfer to Kwenda Operation for Vehicle Handover

Price: Entrant staying in Single Room 320,- EUR complete for one pax
  Package for two (driver & co-driver) 380,- EUR complete package for two people
  Kids and Groups price on request

Price Advantage: Since you are not renting a vehicle from us on the training day as it is provided as part of the training package, and since all transfers are organised, you save on this first day a full day rental with us!

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