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Cambridge Standards Check Workshop 25th February ​2019

February 25th 2019Holiday InnImpington, Cambridge. CB24 9PHMEMBERS PRICE £99NON-MEMBERS £119 The course is suitable for: • All ADIs preparing for the standards check. Those wanting to improve a grade, maintain...

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Grandfather Rights and Supervision of Learners

An ADINJC member recently had a problem with the licence requirements for teaching vocational categories.  Now that the issues have been resolved with DVSA and DVLA we thought it...

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DVSA – Learner driver research: Driver 2020

DVSA is supporting Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) to help improve the safety of young newly qualified drivers through the Driver 2020 project. Driver 2020 aims to identify which training,...

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Standards Check Workshop – Cambridge

February 25th 2019 Holiday Inn Impington, Cambridge. CB24 9PH MEMBERS PRICE £99 NON-MEMBERS £119 The course is suitable for: • All ADIs preparing for the standards check. Those wanting...

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Christmas Information

The Chairman and Governing Committee of the ADINJC would like to wish all our members a very Happy Christmas and a healthy and busy New Year 🎄 We will...

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DVSA text message trail to prepare learner drivers for taking their test

In our latest Despatch blog post, Bob Hannigan Head of National Standards and Accreditation, explains more about the text message research we’re trialling to help make sure learner drivers...

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DVSA – 81% of new drivers better prepared for real life driving

81% of new drivers better prepared for real life driving Today (4 December 2018) marks 1 year since the driving test changed, to be more like real-life driving. The...

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DVSA: Some online services won’t be available: 27 November 2018

Some online services will be unavailable on Tuesday 27 November 2018 from midnight to 5pm to allow system maintenance to take place. On GOV.UK you won’t be able to: book...

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Theory Test Service development

Please see below a message from Phil Coop.   I would be grateful if you could help colleagues who are looking at options around how the theory test could...

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New Hazard Perception Test Clips

New hazard perception test clips Today (19 November 2018) we’ve announced changes to the hazard perception test for cars, to help improve road safety. We’ve added 23 new CGI...

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DVSA : Learner driver research: text message trial

Learner driver research: text message trial DVSA is working with The Behaviour Insights Team to send text messages to car test candidates to: make sure they’re better prepared to...

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Updated DVSA ADI1

The DVSA have updated the ADI1 (Guidance for examiners conducting ADI tests) Full details page 6 View link below; https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/750116/carrying-out-driving-instructor-tests-and-checks-adi1.pdf

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NASP Report for October 2018

These are the minutes from the latest NASP meeting chaired by the ADINJC   NASP/DVSA Meeting Reports – October 1st/ October 2nd 2018  At the beginning of October the National Associations Strategic Partnership...

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The Ultimate Guide to Driving Safely & Avoiding Distractions

The Ultimate Guide to Driving Safely & Avoiding Distractions’’ Is an introduction to road safety and aims to raise awareness on the risks of accidents and casualties caused by...

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Reply to letter ADINJC sent regarding timing study

We have today received correspondence from DVSA on the points we raised with them. Below are the responses – Devolved responsibility –  Regulation 24 states that any person...

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DVSA – Driving test timing study: What you need to know

In our recent blog post, we let you know we will be carrying out a timing study of the driving test from 16 July until October 2018 across 127...

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DVSA – Booking a driving test: email confirmation issue

We’re aware that some candidates who’ve registered to book a driving test online with a Gmail account, haven’t received an email confirming their appointment details. We’re working with Google...

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Changes to the DT1: checking for MOT and tax

Driving examiners will now be using a new mobile search app to check if cars used for driving tests have a valid MOT and tax. Most people won’t have to...

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DVSA Timing Study

As we had some queries from members about the forthcoming timing study, we wrote to DVSA to ask for further details. This is their reply – Notices will be...

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Latest DVSA Statistics

Latest DVSA Statistics https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/driver-and-rider-testing-and-instructor-statistics-january-to-march-2018

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