ADI’s insurance post HERDI meeting

Graham Kent (Anderby Driving School) has instructing insurance with three companies – including Adrian Flux The notes below Graham sent to me earlier today. Adrian Flux has retracted this limited ‘keyworker’ insurance (since 2nd June) – they weren’t able to tell me how long ‘keyworker’ only insurance was limited for (I wonder if it was from […]

NASP Letter

1.6.2020 Dear Baroness Vere I am writing to you on behalf of NASP (National Associations Strategic Partnership) who between us represent around three quarters of the actual working driving instructors (ADIs) in the UK: this includes driver training across learners, vocational and rider training. NASP are also a Tier 1 Stakeholder with DVSA and we […]

HMRC Grant For Self Employed Extended

HMRC Grant For Self Employed Extended The  HMRC grant for Self Employed has been extended for a further 3 months, we will all need to reapply in August, the amount will be reduced to 70% For further information please see https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-a-grant-through-the-coronavirus-covid-19-self-employment-income-support-scheme Yours sincerely   Motor Schools Association

ADINJC Update 27 May

ADINJC Update 27 May Blue lights for the NHS – Belfast (Belfast Live) Firstly, an apology for the slight confusion in yesterday’s update, sorry we didn’t spot it.  So to clarify, the only training that should be going on is for key workers who will be taking a test.  This does not include anyone who […]

COVID-19 update: theory test centre locations for critical worker

COVID-19 update: theory test centre locations for critical workers To help critical workers get an emergency theory test at a location that is more suitable to them, we will be opening an additional 25 theory test centres across the UK. When applying for an emergency theory test online, candidates will be asked to select their […]

WHY DRIVING INSTRUCTORS (ADI’s) ARE ONLY TEACHING KEY WORKERS WITH EMERGENCY DRIVING TESTS BOOKED

Governing Committee member Charles Moffat has kindly written the following piece for us. We all know that the current crisis involving COVID 19 has presented unprecedented challenges for the Government, the National Health Service (NHS) and almost all businesses and their customers. The only real measure to reduce the spread of the virus and many […]

ADINJC Update 26 May

ADINJC Update 26 May Blue lights for the NHS – Plymouth Hoe   Here is the link for last night’s webinar for those who missed it. ______ Tomorrow’s training webinar will be looking at risk assessments.  Please register for the webinar here. ______ The link to join FSB is here.  Please use the code WBKMA […]

ADINJC Update 23 May

ADINJC Update 23 May Add New Blue lights for the NHS – Tower Bridge and The Shard, Evening Standard   I see a lot of people saying they are having trouble sleeping, so thought the following from the Sleep Foundation may be of interest. Our Guidelines to Sleeping Well During the COVID-19 Outbreak In spite […]