Passing your driving test is a big achievement, but if you want to improve your driving further and save money on your car insurance you should consider taking the Pass Plus course.

Studies have indicated that new drivers aged between 17 and 25 are at a greater risk of having an accident that could result in an injury or even death. For this reason the Pass Plus Training Scheme was introduced. Targeted at newly qualified drivers who have little driving experience and want to gain confidence in order to improve their driving ability under the watch of a driving instructor. The Pass Plus scheme has been put together by the DVSA in joint effort with insurance companies. The Pass Plus course will allow drivers who complete the Pass Plus scheme savings on their car insurance. Your Pass Plus trainer will then give you a list of insurers that take part in the Pass Plus scheme.

It is recommended that new drivers complete the Pass Plus in the first year of passing their driving test even though there is no time limit on when you complete the Pass Plus.

Different ways to taught you driving lessons

Here you will be taught how to navigate busy and tricky roads. You will also be taught how to be more alert when encountering cyclists, motorcyclists and pedestrians. Another thing you be taught the relevance of progressive driving and why you should make eye contact with other road users

Here you will be taught how to drive in bad weather conditions like fog, heavy rain, snow or sleet. You will also taught what to do if your car skids and how to stop your car skidding in the first place. You will also be taught the importance of controls such as fog lights, demisters and wipers

Here you will be taught how driving in rural roads is different from driving in town. You will also be introduced to dangers you don’t encounter on rural roads such as horse riders, farm tractors and how to use passing places

Here you will be taught the importance of using the correct lights, why it is dangerous to dazzle other drivers and how to deal with getting dazzled yourself. What makes you more perfect is driving at night. So come forward and to be ensured yourself for having perfect driving skills

Here you will be taught how to get on and off a dual carriageway and when you should use a central reservation area

Here you taught on how to drive on faster like a motorway. The amount of space you need to leave in front of you to compensate for the higher speeds involved along with the importance of planning ahead further


At the end of the Pass Plus there is no test instead you will be assessed by your driving instructor. All you need to complete the Pass Plus course is a full UK driving license. This is just a brief introduction of what is involved in the Pass Plus Scheme. If you want more information please ring us.

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