Jasmine passed her driving test first

How to pass your driving test first time

There are about 45 million drivers on UK roads and about 47% passed their driving test first time.1 So – theoretically at least – you’ve got about a 50/50 chance of passing your driving test first time. But you can improve those odds massively if you follow the advice in this article. Not only that, …

Driving test nerves

Five things to do (and NOT to do!) if you fail your driving test

The first thing to remember is that you’re not alone. Research shows that over half of learners fail on their first attempt and many people take several attempts before they pass their driving test. Any driving instructor will tell you that it’s often the best drivers who take more than one attempt at their driving …

Short notice driving tests

There is always a waiting list for driving tests – six or eight weeks used to be typical. At the moment you might have to wait for a lot longer – maybe several months! But there are ways that you can get a test sooner. Reminder: always book your test in the usual way via …

Which way is left?

Which way is left?

Do you always go the right way when your instructor says ‘take the next road on the left please? Or do you sometimes go the wrong way? It’s odd, isn’t it, how someone who usually knows their left from their right gets really confused when they’re  having a driving lesson! When you take your driving …

Driving test nerves!

How to beat driving test nerves

How to beat driving test nerves You may be able to drive well on lessons, but what happens when nerves get the better of you on your test? You may be up to the required ‘physical’ standard to pass your test, but are you ‘mentally’ prepared? The eBook below describes some of the techniques we …

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Extended driving tests

A driver can have their driving licence disqualified if they are convicted of drink / drug driving or other driving offences that is necessary to result in a ban. A court can order that once the disqualification period has ended, that the individual must return to a provisional driving licence holder and go through the …