Coronavirus update 5 May

Coronavirus update 5 May Here is the link for last nights webinar.  For free lifetime access mentioned by Tracey, please use coupon code MINDFULFREE on www.mindfuladi.co.uk.  You can also email Kev and Tracey on admin@confidentdrivers.co.uk. ______ Feedback from members is that the process for claiming the grant from the Self Employed Income Support Scheme is fairly straightforward.  You […]

NASP Update on Key Worker Tests

Following a Tier 1 stakeholder meeting with DVSA and potential for increasing key worker tests NASP want to update their advice to ADIs. There has been some confusion around Key and Critical workers, DVSA are now referring to Key workers and emergency testing for key workers. NASP advise that trainers should carefully evaluate the risks […]

Coronavirus update 4 May

Coronavirus update 4 May What lovely road markings they’re getting in the Wirral! From today you can start applying for the government’s Bounce Back loans.  Use this link. And there is now information about the self employed grants.  Use this link. An interesting article from RSGB on a recent survey aboutmore active travel after lockdown. […]

Coronavirus update 1 May

Coronavirus update 1 May And now it’s May.  With no sign of any easing of the lockdown restrictions, just rumour and speculation.  If you are in need of someone to talk to please remember we have a talk line for just that reason.  Details of the numbers are on the website.   This Monday’s webinar […]

Temporary changes to the car and vocational driving test

From tomorrow (1 May 2020) DVSA is making a temporary change to car and vocational emergency driving tests, to help reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). What will change Our examiners will end emergency tests early if a candidates commits: • a serious or dangerous fault • a total of 16 driver faults This is […]

Coronavirus update 30 April

Thanks to Cornish member, Jason Morris for sharing his very positive experience in applying for Universal Credit – I just wanted to say a little something about universal credit because having recently spoken to friends and seeing others post stuff on here it’s clear to see that the bad press it has received has put […]

Coronavirus update 29 April

Well done to ADIs in York who are working at the drive through testing station!  Hope it all goes well for you all.  Can’t be nice working long hours in all that PPE.  I guess you can appreciate what front line medical workers are having to endure.  Good luck. ______   Just heard that NDAC […]

Coronavirus update – 28 April

Some rather nice road markings in Hampshire! If you missed last night’s webinar, you can view it here. ______ For our Scottish members, the quarterly meeting that was due to be held next week will now be a Zoom webinar meeting.  It will be held on Friday 1 May at 10am.  The agenda is – […]