Photograph of car at beach

Cockburn Libraries’ Life Skills program is an opportunity for young adults aged 14+ to get advice and ask questions on various aspects of adulting.

Our second informal discussion is all about cars and includes a practical demonstration of basic car maintenance.


Fast facts for your glovebox
Basic car skills
Buying your first car
What to do in a car emergency

MORE COMING SOON – check back after our workshop on June 6!

Recommended books

Book cover for Girls auto clinic glove box guide
Book cover for Caring for your car: how to maintain & service your car
Book cover for Being an adult
Book cover for The complete idiot's guide to auto repair

The Cockburn RYDE Program provides young people (16-25 years) who live, work or study in the City of Cockburn with the opportunity to complete their 50 hours of supervised driving with a volunteer driving mentor.

Want to get your learner’s permit at Cockburn Youth Centre? Check out their Keys 4 Life program!

Poster for RYDE Program
Flyer for Keys 4 Life program