South African Learner’s Licence Manuals – K53

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Book: The Official K53 Pass your Learner's EasilyThe Official K53 Pass your Learner’s Easily

K53 compliant

SA’s top seller for more than twenty years
– because it still works!

Since 1986 this has consistently been South Africa’s best-selling book annually for preparing oneself to sit for the official Learner’s Licence test.

This popular manual:

  • is the unchallenged, all-time popular classic for the learner’s licence test
  • has enjoyed the support of traffic departments countrywide for over two decades
  • contains the very latest information on the test, with easy-to-understand language
  • includes over 200 simple, full-colour illustrations that make learning and remembering very easy
  • includes 187 test-yourself questions specially designed to reinforce the learning process
  • will help candidates pass the learner’s licence test easily and first time
  • is ALWAYS kept up to date for changes in the legislation and testing system

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Download online: The Official K53 Pass you Learner’s Easily – available in several languages

Alternatively, order online for postal delivery:
English edition
Afrikaans edition
Xhosa edition

See also: Learner’s & Driving Licence Combination Books


Book: Shuters K53 Learner's Licence ManualShuters K53 Learner’s Licence Manual

K53 compliant

Developed specially for high school pupils

Contains all the important and necessary information, in a neatly laid out format.


  • an explanation of all the rules of the road for light and heavy motor vehicles, as well as motorcycles
  • information on the controls of the various types of motor vehicles, and what each control is used for
  • in-depth explanations of all the road signs: regulatory, warning, guidance, tourism and information signs, as well as all road surface markings
  • a Learner’s Licence practice test – similar to the official test – for extra preparation and test-readiness
  • shaded panels giving extra tips and hints
  • a practical revision activity at the end of each key section of the syllabus
  • a chapter of important motoring principles, well laid out, to help you become a safe driver on South Africa’s public roads, and to brush up on your understanding of driving rules and practices

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Or enquire at your high school:
Title: Shuter’s K53 Learner’s Licence Manual
Publisher: Shuter & Shooters (Pty) Ltd
ISBN: 978-0-7960-4367-2



K53 compliant (A5 format)

This is a compact budget edition that covers the complete syllabus for the latest official learner’s licence test.

The following features make learning and remembering very easy:

  • Clear, simple language is used throughout the book.
  • Each section is presented in a neat layout that helps you learn.
  • The road sign groupings make it easier to understand the different meanings.
  • There is no unnecessary detail to clutter the essential facts.
  • Other than the road signs, text is not supported with illustrations – making the book a quick-read for impatient candidates.
  • Its A5 size and thinness make this a handy little book to keep with you at all times.
  • No sponsor adverts to clutter and confuse.

This neat little book – covering light and heavy vehicles as well as motorcycles – guides you step-by-step through the essential information required for the official learner’s licence test – everything you need to know in order to pass first time!

As with all the books I’ve written, this one is updated promptly to incorporate any changes in legislation and in the syllabus for the learner’s licence test. It is therefore always kept up to date.

English edition
Afrikaans edition


Related pages

Learner’s Licence Books – Overview

Learner’s And Driver’s Combo – Overview

Which K53 Book To Use? (Comments About Each)

Topscore Interactive CD Covering Both Learner’s And Driver’s Test – Disc or downloadable



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