A Driving Instructor's Blog

IAM ROADSMART 2020 DRINK DRIVE CAMPAIGN

December 16th 2020

Anita

IAM RoadSmart have issued a Christmas drink drive campaign: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AibjcSJbcZ4&feature=emb_logo
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OF OUR CUSTOMERS

December 16th 2020

Anita

Thank you to all of our customers who have used our driver training services in 2020. We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. From all of the Driving Instructor Trainers at AHD.
COVID 19 – Taking a client to a driving test

November 18th 2020

Anita

Taking a client to a driving test: Allow time on arrival at the test centre to wipe down the examiners side of the vehicle, including seat and head restraint, seatbelt and its connection, the dashboard area and passenger door contact...
CAN DRIVING LESSONS AND TESTS CONTINUE IN LOCKDOWN?

November 18th 2020

Anita

DVSA ADVISE THE FOLLOWING: The DVSA has confirmed that driving lessons and tests will not continue during the November lockdown. “Following the Government announcement on tougher national restrictions from Thursday, driver and rider training and tests will be suspended in...
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

March 18th 2020

Anita

ON YOUR DRIVING LESSON The Driving Instructor will ask you to take a few extra precautionary measures during your on-road driving lesson to keep YOU and THEMSELVES safe: You will be asked to have ensured that you have: Washed your...
GUIDANCE FROM DVSA RE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19):

March 17th 2020

Anita

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. Please do not bring your pupil to their test if you or your pupil feel unwell. We are emailing anyone...
Motorists have ONE MINUTE to react to smart motorway speed limits

February 1st 2020

Anita

There has been a lot of controversy this week with the Panorama BBC Programme despite Motorways being the safest roads to drive on.  The following article explains the 'time delay' from when driving underneath a gantry to the camera becoming...
Adult Occupant Protection – Euro NCAP Ratings

January 10th 2020

Anita

The Adult Occupant Protection score is determined from frontal impact, side impact and whiplash tests, which are carried out to evaluate the protection of adult driver and passengers offered by the vehicle. Some interesting information on Adult Occupant Protection Scores...
Motorhome Training – J Glover

October 24th 2019

Anita

TESTIMONIAL: At the start of my training I was really nervous, having no previous driver training other than passing my driving test, so thought it would be like having a driving test!  But far from it, as it didn't feel...
ROAD WORTHINESS REPORT – An interesting read!

August 11th 2019

Anita

The following research has been sent to me which can be found at the link below - it is an extremely comprehensive report too!  The report is covering all types of 'roadworthiness' such as: 36% of drivers haven't looked at...
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