PrepareCheck gear in neutral, key turned clockwise -ignition to light position, abs light out? Clutch down, Start engine , palm gear leaver left and up to 1st gear –set gas –clutch to bit point ( but not to high )(revs drop –engine tone drops –wipers raise slightly) keep feet still . Have your left hand on the hand brake –ready to release it.
Observations start from over left shoulder all windows and mirrors over to right blind spot, check right mirror and blind spot twice.
Move If clear and safe release hand brake signal right if any one in front or behind will benefit allow the clutch to rise smoothly up, steer couple of inches right ,check centre and right mirrors ,position 1 meter approximately from left kerb (reference polo on dash on kerb).