Extended driving test – what you need to know if you have to sit one Taking an extended driving test in the UK is a requirement for certain drivers who have been disqualified due to driving offences. This article, drawing from various UK government resources, provides a comprehensive guide on what to do if you […]
Driving test waiting times and what it actually means Content created with information extracted from the DVSA published 24th October 2023: With many learner drivers waiting longer than we’d like to take a driving test, there’s obviously a lot of interest in driving test waiting times and what we are doing to reduce them. In […]
The easiest and Hardest driving test centres and how to turn the tables in your favour Introduction The latest data from the DVSA (Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency) reveals some interesting insights into the easiest and hardest driving test centres across the UK. Whilst an interesting exercise it is important to note that taking professional […]
Mock Tests with your Book Instructor Driving Instructor Why Mock Driving Tests Can Be Your Key to Success with your Book Instructor Driving Instructor Introduction Just as you wouldn’t dream of taking an exam without prior practice, preparing for your driving test is no different. Mock tests offer a unique opportunity to hone your driving […]
The UK driving test marking sheet is the key document used by driving examiners to assess your performance during the practical test. This sheet, known as the DL25, records faults in your driving that can be categorised into minor, serious, or dangerous faults. Understanding how this sheet works can demystify the assessment process and help learner drivers focus on areas that need improvement. Here’s a detailed breakdown of what you need to know.
If you’re preparing for your practical driving test in the UK, you’ll need to be ready for the ‘Show Me, Tell Me’ section. This is where the examiner will test your knowledge on basic car safety and maintenance. The questions are designed to demonstrate that you know how to check that your car is safe for driving. Here’s a comprehensive guide to the ‘Show Me, Tell Me’ questions you might be asked.
The day of your driving test can be one of the most nerve-wracking days in the process of getting your full driving license. Proper preparation not only boosts your confidence but also increases your chances of success. Here’s everything you need to do to prepare for the big day with the guidance of your driving instructor.
Passing the driving test is a significant milestone for many individuals, marking the transition to independence and mobility. However, the journey to obtaining a driving licence can be challenging, with numerous applicants facing disappointment due to various reasons.