NASP guidelines on wearing face coverings in England from 30th November 2021

NASP guidelines on wearing face coverings in England from 30th November 2021 The government in England have announced that the wearing of face coverings will be legally required in most places including during driving lessons in England from 4am on the 30th November. The legal need to wear a face covering in certain places will […]

Driving examiner recruitment extension

Driving examiner recruitment extension We are extending the job application deadline for car driving examiner posts across Great Britain to give people more time to apply. Next phase of the recruitment drive We recently wrote to you about the next phase of our national recruitment campaign to recruit more driving examiners across Great Britain. This […]

Road Safety News w/comm 29/11/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 29/11/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports. LATEST NEWS • New Government estimates show the number of road fatalities in the year ending June 2021 was more than 20% lower than pre-pandemic. • The Government has moved to make it illegal to use a hand-held mobile phone while driving under […]

Driving examiner recruitment extension

Driving examiner recruitment extension We are extending the job application deadline for car driving examiner posts across Great Britain to give people more time to apply. Next phase of the recruitment drive We recently wrote to you about the next phase of our national recruitment campaign to recruit more driving examiners across Great Britain. This […]

Airbag Fatalities: Children & Short Drivers

     Harrington Driver Training Services Air bags are a vehicular safety feature you might not think about on a daily basis. Yet, you’ll be glad they’re there if you need them. Around in concept since 1953 and making their official automobile debut in 1973, these safety devices have seen quite an evolution in the past […]

How are you assessing your students before they go for test?

How are you assessing your students before they go for test? Over the last few months it has become very important that ADIs know that their students are ready to sit the test. During your training to become an ADI there would have been a great emphasis on assessing what had been learnt during the […]

Help for a New Zealand colleague

Help for a New Zealand colleague One of our NA corrrespondant has asked for some help.  He is developing an app to link professional instructors to their friends and family supporters. NZ doesn’t have a very large number of registered instructors so would appreciate it if you could spend a few minutes to complete a […]

B+E Update 25 November

B+E Update 25 November You will be aware that NASP and NTTA have been writing to Ministers and the APPG (All-Party Parliamentary Groups) with their concerns about B+E. Below is the latest letter which challenges attempts to introduce a new Statutory Instrument. Driver training and trailer safety bodies raise concern at government plans to introduce […]