What you can drive
Choosing a driving or riding instructor
Only a registered Driving Standards Agency (DSA) approved driving instructor (ADI) can charge money for teaching you to drive. A fully qualified ADI must display a green certificate on the windscreen of the car while teaching you.
DSA is responsible for maintaining and checking the standards of all approved driving instructors (ADI), who to qualify must:
You should take advice from your ADI on:
DSA, as a government agency, is not allowed to recommend an instructor. We suggest that you ask friends and relatives to recommend someone they know. You could also look in a local business directory for ADIs in your area. Try and choose an instructor who:
Choosing a certified motorcycle instructor
All learner motorcycle and learner moped riders must complete a compulsory basic training (CBT) course before riding on the road.
Only instructors certified by the Driving Standards Agency can teach CBT at an approved training body (ATB). ATBs must have instructors who have successfully completed a two day assessment and have sites approved by DSA for off-road training.