Develop awareness and risk management skillsCourse Objectives

  • To understand how to do vehicle safety checks and their importance.
  • To understand how to identify safety technology fitted to a vehicle, how it works and the benefits.
  • To develop forward planning, awareness and risk management skills.
  • To develop vehicle balance and handling skills.


Duration: Half Day (3 Hours) or Full Day (7 hours).

Equipment to be provided by Client: a suitable, legal & roadworthy vehicle for training.


Course content

  • Course introduction, licence and eyesight check.
  • Vehicle safety checks.
  • Initial drive to assess driving ability.
  • Debrief on initial drive and introduce areas to be developed.
  • Identify safety technology fitted to the vehicle and understand their advantages and disadvantages.
  • Demonstration drive covering the areas identified.
  • If possible and safe to do so, demonstrate the safety technology fitted to the vehicle.
  • Advanced diver training session covering all road types, bay and parallel parking.
  • Debrief and report completion

Example valid UK driving licenceNotes

Participants must bring their driving licence with them as this will be checked by the trainer at the beginning of the course.

Note: Since 8 June 2015, the paper counterpart to the photocard driving licence in England, Scotland & Wales is no longer needed. This does not affect photocard licences issued by DVA in Northern Ireland.

1:1, 2:1 or 3:1*

To be mutually agreed


* Full Day required