Your ADINJC Newsletter January 2020

Click here to download your January 2020 Newsletter   From the Chair… a monthly report –        – the latest from Lynne and the ADINJC Latest news from the DVSA – – making the complaints process simpler Young Driver Focus Conference –        – Latest speakers announced Fill in the gaps – – help plan […]

Macclesfield driving test centre: relocation

The driving test centre in Macclesfield is moving. The last day of testing at Bridge Street will be Tuesday 4 February 2020. From Wednesday 12 February 2020 tests will be carried out from the new test centre at Bailey Court on Green Street. Candidates with tests booked have been notified of this change. New address: Macclesfield Driving Test […]

Association Meeting – save the date!

  Saturday 29 February Village Inn, Walsall at 10am (The Hub is open for coffee from 9am) Agenda: 1. Meeting opened by the Chair – Lynne Barrie 2. Attendance register and apologies for absence 3. Minutes of the Association Meeting held on 30 November 2019 4. Matters arising 5. Correspondence 6. Chairman’s report 7. Presentation […]

Road Safety News w/comm 20/1/20 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • Approximately one in 15 drivers stopped by Police Scotland over the festive period tested positive for alcohol or drugs. • Boris Johnson is being urged to step in and call a complete halt to shared space road design across the UK. • The phenomenon that is School […]

Standards Check Workshop – Brentwood

  3rd February 2020 Brentwood ​Members Price £99 Non-Members £119 The course is suitable for: • All ADIs preparing for the standards check. Those wanting to improve a grade, maintain a grade, retaking a standards check and those who want to achieve an A grade. • Newly qualified ADIs taking their 1st standards check • […]

The first Association Meeting of 2020 will take place on Saturday 29 February at the Village Inn Hotel, Walsall.

One of our speakers will be Mike Warner, who is the new DVSA Head of External Affairs.  We are delighted to have him at the meeting, as this will be his first official contact with the wider industry and no doubt he will have plenty to talk to us about.  We met him at the […]

Driving Instructors Podcast episode 167

  The Driving Instructors Podcast 32 minutes The latest episode from Dipod is now freely available for your listening pleasure! Your response is always welcome at… Rob Cooling gave this ‘Electrified’ talk at the recent Expo and Conference that was held (very successfully) for the first time at the Heart of England conference centre. […]

Automaticity & The Psychomotor Driving Skills Tom Harrington LL B F Inst. MTD (September 2019)

Skillful and precise driving demands complex psychomotor skills, visuospatial co-ordination, vigilance and satisfactory judgment. However, many drivers lacks these skills – especially at the learning stage – and even though they will achieve a certain skill level to drive and  pass their driving test they will struggle to become as accomplished and ‘polished’ as a […]