Archive for Practical and Theory Test

The New Manoeuvre for LGV PCV and B + E

Smaller manoeuvring area for LGV, PCV and B+E tests was introduced on 26 March

Are your pupils DSA Facebook fans?

DSA launches Facebook page for learner drivers  

Electronic Parking Brakes

Electronic parking brakes suitable for tests Vehicles with electronic parking brakes can be used for tests DSA responds to advances in vehicle technology

Independent driving

The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) would like your help to evaluate independent driving. This was introduced to the practical driving test in October 2010. DSA wants to understand: how learner drivers are preparing for their practical test what you think about the changes that have been made Data protection Your responses will be kept confidential. […]

Driving theory test preparation ‘on the go’ – the official way

Candidates preparing for their driving theory test now have a handy new way to practice on the go as a range of official Driving Standards Agency (DSA) iPhone apps is launched on iTunes.  

New theory test books published

New official driving and riding theory books  

Unofficial driving test booking websites: advice for customers

Directgov is the only official driving test booking website. Other websites offer driving test booking services, but might charge extra administrative fees on top of the Driving Standards Agency’s (DSA) fee. Those websites are not source DSA

DSA Test fee Refunds

Driving test fee refunds From 1 June 2011, DSA will no longer reimburse driving and riding test fees Info from ADINJC

Are your pupils nervous or are you lacking confidence for your ADI qualifying tests/check test?

Helping Nervous Drivers Written by Jo Webster, NLP/Personal Development Trainer and Coach & Owner of Novo Consultancy Ltd. Learning something new can seem daunting for some people and a change in their life that they cannot cope with. They might feel uncomfortable however they keep going because it’s something they have to do. People get […]

DSA opening hours – April and May bank holidays

DSA opening hours – April and May bank holidays   Find out when the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) customer service centre and driving test centres are open over the coming bank holidays.   Online services available as normal DSA’s online services will be available throughout the public holidays atdirect.gov.uk/drivingtest. You can book, check, change or […]