Useful sites and resources for learner drivers
If you have any questions about learning to drive then please feel free to ask but the links below could be useful with links to many online resources.
Live and Learn is an evidence-based parental guide to keeping young drivers safe on the road. Author Neil Snow covers the underlying causes of young driver crashes such as adolescent development and behavioural issues. He then supplies parents with options to reduce young driver crash risk such as: extended learning periods, choosing a quality driving instructor, private practice, choosing a first car and issues of ownership, telematics insurance policies, and other new technologies.
On your first lesson, you will need to print and produce your licence information. Use this link to get the appropriate information required by your instructor for your first lesson. Licence information printouts
Learner & new drivers info
Apply for your provisional licence
Book your theory test
Book your practical test
Buy books online from the DVSA bookstore including highway code and theory test and more
Series of videos for learners from the DVSA
Visit direct.gov.uk/think for THINK! campaign information including:
THINK! road safety statistics and facts
THINK! adverts and interactive road safety games
Road safety advice
Visit the new road safety advice section of Directgov for general road safety information including:
Drink driving limits
Advice on choosing and fitting child car seats
Penalties for using hand-held mobile phones whilst driving
Road Respect is about making the roads safer in North East England. We're seeking to continue to change the culture on the roads and foster respect for the law, other road users, conditions and yourself as a road user.
Take a look around... watch, read, comment and share. We look forward to hearing from you soon!
The Honest Truth" Partnership is working together to reduce anti social driving and the number of young people killed or seriously injured on the roads.
This website is designed to tell you The Honest Truth using information, statistics and real stories to show you how small changes save lives.
We're working to help reduce anti social driving and the number of 17-24 year olds killed or seriously injured on our roads by getting messages to young drivers through Approved Driving Instructors.
Safe Driving contains articles written by experts which are continually updated.
All areas of the Institute of Advanced Motorists have joined together under one trading name IAM RoadSmart.
We help all road users to be the best they can be. We help develop the skills of all licence holders through our advanced courses, programmes for businesses and short sessions available to everyone.
Driving for work
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents is a registered charity established more than 90 years ago that aims to campaign for change, influence opinion, contribute to debate, educate and inform - for the good of all.
Help with your theory test preparation.
Test your traffic sign knowledge by taking this traffic sign quiz
A very interesting site with some useful articles with the aim of reducing traffic accidents in the UK.
This is a useful site, full of tips and advice.
ingenie uses a black box fitted in your car to assess your driving. Your policy is reviewed every 3 months - drive well, and you could pay less for your car insurance. For drivers aged 17-25.
Free UK Road Traffic Report Service
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