From Saturday 4th July following the governments lessening of the 2m rule, we will again be starting to teach pupils who are either key workers with no test booked and pupils who are not key workers.
The steps we’re taking to ensure your safety
Our driving instructors will follow industry best practice on PPE requirements on every lesson – they will carry disposable facemasks if the pupil requires one
Driving instructors will prepare the car and wipe down the steering wheel and all other controls before the start of and at the end of every lesson with anti-bacterial/anti-virus wipes.
Hand sanitizer (min 70% alcohol) is carried in each car.
All discussions of teaching points will be done side to side rather than facing each other
Vehicle windows will be kept open slightly to allow for a continuous flow of fresh air
Your driving instructor will ask you to use this if needed at the start and end of each driving lesson.
Driver Training Driving Instructors will be specifically trained in how to reduce viral contamination and best practice for operating a safe driving lesson
Learner and instructor safety
Every customer will be asked to declare that they are symptom free before any driving lesson can begin
We will of course endeavour to support any learner in the ‘critical worker’ category and will do all we can to help them qualify. Please email us for help
Driving Lesson Duration
Driving lessons will now either be as 60 or 90 minute lessons maximum
Before the lockdown, the average waiting time for driving tests was around 2 to 3 months. Then the lockdown came and we also lost March, April, May and June. On return to testing the DVSA has said that not all driving examiners will feel able to return to work.
So the waiting time for driving tests in Shrewsbury may well turn out to be between 3 and 9 months, As of today’s announcement (23/6/20) The only driving tests being done are for keyworkers specifically those in the NHS.
Weekly Lessons & Intensive Driving Courses For Key Workers
During this time, it’s important key workers can continue their jobs with ease. While lessons and tests have stopped, key workers will still be able to have driving lessons and emergency tests.
We are working hard to provide safe weekly lessons and intensive driving courses for key workers. We have fit & healthy driving instructors teaching key workers, our instructors will help you pass as quickly and safely as possible.
We are offering driving lessons for NHS workers, teaching staff, social workers and anyone whose work is critical to the COVID-19 response. Please see below for a full list of all critical workers.
We are postponing driving lessons for the general public until 1st June 2020. However, we will continue to provide lessons for key workers that need them, if it is safe to do so. The safety of our instructors and pupils is very important to us, and we are taking precautions to help them stay safe.
If you are a Key Worker urgently requiring Driving Lessons, as part of your booked Driving Test please give us a call or text on 07791 152 046 or complete the enquiry form.
PASS YOUR DRIVING TEST QUICKLY
- 1st 4 lessons / hours £60 (if never driven MANUAL)
- Intensive driving Courses – PASS IN AS LITTLE AS 1 WEEK!
- £30 per hour
- Pre-payment discounts
- Male and Female Instructors
- Collect from home/work/college
- Pass Plus courses
- Train to become a driving Instructor
Based in Telford but covering all TF and SY postcodes, we can help you with an intensive/fast track course or if you want to learn at a more relaxed pace, Driver Training is ‘the’ ‘driving school of driving schools’ recognised by by the DSA, so no need to look anywhere else?
Driver Training school of motoring is one of the longest established driving schools in Telford, Shrewsbury. We are a small driving school with decades of experience. Our driving school in Telford and Shrewsbury is known to get you to driving test standard as quickly as possible.
We do not offer low introductory offer and then put our prices up after a few lessons and we ensure that you get as much driving time as possible to get you ready for the road.
We provide Driving lessons in Telford, Driving Lessons in Shrewsbury and our Telford driving school has over 30 years experience. Be careful of the driving schools which close and open up again in different name.
Driver Training Ltd has a proven track record in the Telford, Shrewsbury and Shropshire area.
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Why choose Driver Training driving school?
- With Driver Training Driving School, driving lessons are tailored to your individual ability. You will follow a structured plan
- Male and Female driving instructors
- All our courses offer free theory test tuition.
- We have a fleet of modern dual controlled cars, from small to large cars to suit everyone.
- The cars are all fully insured for learner’s use and are maintained to the highest standard.
- We offer manual and automatic tuition in certain areas.
- You will receive a full hour in the car, no car sharing or stopping off en-route.
- We provide fun and friendly driving lessons
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