Welcome to the Home Page of Blue Planet ATV Academy. We specialise in 4×4 Driving Techniques for 4 wheel drive vehicles and ATV’s (Quad Bikes). We also organise and run Overland Tours tailor made to customer specific requirements and needs.


Our Driver Training Courses include Defensive Driving and Driver Competency Certification (US 254154 & US 254135). We are registered with the following organisations:

  • SANOTA (South African National Off-Road Trainers Association)
  • ETDP-SETA as an Assessor to Conduct Outcome Based Assessment - SOR No. 169931
  • AAWDC (Association of All-Wheel Drive Clubs)
  • 4WDGSA (4 Wheel Drive Guides of South Africa) EC No. 2000
  • D.E.A.T. (Adventure 4×4 Trails & Overland Guide) - GP1316

We have conducted 4×4 training locally as well as in Sub-Sahara Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands with more than twenty years of experience in the field of off-road driving.


We have re-located from the Eastern Province to Gauteng an no longer focus on driver training, but only overland tours. We will however consider driver training requests on merit, venue and availability.