The Official DVSA Theory Test for Approved Driving Instructors [DVD Pack]


Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115535536


Page: N.A

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Pack includes: The Official DSA Theory Test for Approved Driving Instructors DVD-ROM (2013, ISBN 9780115535499) and The Official DSA Guide to Hazard Perception DVD (2014, ISBN 9780115532665). Supersedes previous edition (ISBN 9780115533211)

The Driving Instructor's Handbook

Author: John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749483946

Category: Transportation

Page: 384

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Now in its 21st edition, The Driving Instructor's Handbook is widely recognized in the driver training industry as the authoritative reference guide for both trainee and qualified instructors and is listed by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) as recommended reading for the Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) exams. This best-selling text covers every aspect of the profession, from the role itself, to the characteristics needed to do the job effectively through the preparation for the three ADI exams (theory and hazard perception, driving ability and instructional ability). The Driving Instructor's Handbook also includes detailed guidance on issues such as licences, training, teaching and coaching skills and road traffic law and covers all 2016/17 changes to the ADI examinations and standards checks, including the most recent essential updates from late 2017. This handbook is essential reading for anyone involved in the training of drivers and instructors at all levels and will ensure that new drivers are better able to cope with the increasing demands made on them.

The Official Highway Code

Author: Great Britain. Department for Transport,Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115533426

Category: Automobile driving

Page: 152

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The driving test reaches its 80th anniversary in 2015, and this commemorative edition of the Highway Code is a celebration of that milestone in British road safety. Updated for 2015, The Official Highway Code is essential reading for all road users in England, Scotland and Wales, providing all the latest rules of the road and traffic signs. All road users have a responsibility to keep their knowledge up-to-date, so make sure you do just that with the latest edition of this handy reference guide. Every day, on average, five people are killed and 60 people are seriously injured on our roads. If we're to bring those figures down, it's vital that all road users - drivers, motorcyclists, cyclists, horse riders and pedestrians - are familiar with all the rules in The Official Highway Code. This 2015 edition includes the new drug-driving laws, HGV speed limit changes on single and dual carriageways in England and Wales, updated drink-driving limits in Scotland and general rule changes. The Highway Code is available in just about any format you can think of and is constantly updated to reflect changes in technology, understanding and the law. Please continue to read it - not just as a learner driver, but as a responsible lifelong road user - so we can keep Britain's roads among the safest in the world.

The Official DVSA Theory Test for Drivers of Large Vehicles

Author: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115535284


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This pack Includes: The official DVSA theory test for drivers of large vehicles interactive download 2016 edition, (ISBN 9780115534645) and The official DVSA guide to hazard perception interactive download 2016, (ISBN 9780115535116). This is the official guide to the multiple choice part of the theory test for drivers of large vehicles, covering large goods vehicles (LGVs) or passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs). It contains all the official LGV and PCV theory test revision questions and answers. Topics covered include: vehicle weights and dimensions; drivers hours and rest periods; braking systems; the drive; carrying passengers; the road; accident handling; vehicle condition; leaving the vehicle; vehicle loading; restricted view; documents; environmental issues; other road users; and traffic signs. The hazard perception DVD demonstrates how to recognise and respond to hazards, with ten official DVSA practice interactive video clips.


the essential skills

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115526411

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 361

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This book is designed to help drivers acquire the skills needed to improve their driving and keep safe on the road. It contains the latest information including guidance on: driver responsibility, attitude and the law; techniques for driving on motorways, at night and in all-weathers; manoeuvring and defensive driving techniques; basic maintenance, breakdowns and towing; eco-safe driving; avoiding congestion; accidents and emergencies; vehicle security; and driving in Europe.

Practical Teaching Skills for Driving Instructors

Developing Your Client-Centred Learning and Coaching Skills

Author: John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749480327

Category: Transportation

Page: 296

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Listed by the DSA as essential reading for the ADI exams, Practical Teaching Skills for Driving Instructors is an indispensable guide for all new and established driving instructors. Fully revised to cover all changes to the ADI exams in 2016/17, it also provides all the necessary advice for the conscientious instructor keen to communicate effectively with their pupils. Containing essential guidance on teaching, communication and coaching skills, Practical Teaching Skills for Driving Instructors is ideal for both existing and trainee driving instructors. It investigates how and why people learn and the different teaching and learning processes that are involved. With sections on structuring lessons and problem solving, it covers the whole teaching process, from early stage lessons to the final practical test. The companion title to the popular best-seller, The Driving Instructor's Handbook, this is your practical guide to developing and improving your ability to teach driving as a lifetime skill.

The official highway code

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115528149

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 145

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For over 75 years The Highway Code has been the official guide to using the roads safely and legally. It is important that all road users - drivers, motorcyclists, cyclists, horse riders and pedestrians - are aware of the latest rules and advice contained in this new edition. On average, nine people are killed and around 80 are seriously injured in road collisions every day in Britain, so road safety could be greatly improved by following the advice in The Highway Code.

Driver CPC

the official DSA guide for professional bus and coach drivers

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115531644

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 84

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This official guide from the Driving Standards Agency is specifically designed to help bus and coach drivers prepare for their initial Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC). It focuses on the syllabus of two new modules: case studies (part two of the CPC test) and the practical demonstration test (part four of the CPC test). This new edition has been updated to include additional information on periodic training and ecosafe driving. This official guide has been prepared in close consultation with a working group of industry experts and experienced PCV trainers from GoSkills, First Group, Arriva and East London Bus Group, so it is up-to-date with current industry thinking.

Become an Approved Driving Instructor

And Set Up Your Own Driving School

Author: Colin Crane,Paul Pearson

Publisher: How To Books

ISBN: 1848036558

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 160

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This book will not only tell you how to become an Approved Driving Instructor (car) but also how to set up your own driving school. It's written for aspiring or trainee driving instructors, or experienced instructors who would like to move from working with another school to develop their own independent business, by two authors who have both done exactly that. In it you will discover how to; become a driving instructor while keeping training costs to a minimum; prepare your clients to pass their test - and enjoy a high pass rate; choose the best training areas; save GBP000s on your ADI training and future business costs; choose the most suitable training cars; run your business profitably and professionally; avoid time-consuming and frustrating pitfalls. Contents: About the authors; Preface; Introduction; 1. Become an approved driving Instructor; 2. Choosing your trainer; 3. Your training; 4. Choosing your car; 5. The ADI as a businessperson; 6. Working as an ADI; 7. Dealing with a new client; 8. Structuring yours lessons; 9. Planning lessons and training areas; 10. Preparing for the test and the test day; Appendix 1: web addresses and contact details; Appendix 2: ADI training information; Appendix 3: terminology used by examiners on the test; Appendix 4: first aid kits and accident books; Appendix 5: checklist for choosing your training car; Appendix 6: abbreviations; Index.

The Official DVSA Guide to Learning to Drive

Author: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115535505

Category: Automobile drivers' tests

Page: 144

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The official guide which explains the standards required to pass today's practical driving test. Most people fail their driving test because they are not prepared. 'The Official DSA Guide to Learning to Drive' will help the learner and anyone helping someone learn to drive by explaining the standard required for each key skill examined within the driving test. This new edition will help the person sitting in the passenger seat understand what the learner needs to practise and the potential hazards they may encounter. The aim is to make sure that the learner is capable of driving safely and confidently, without prompting from an instructor, before they take their test.

Bacterial Pathogenesis

Author: Virginia L. Clark,Patrik M. Bavoil

Publisher: N.A


Category: Science

Page: 827

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Bacterial Pathogenesis contains a selection of key articles from Volumes 235 and 236 of Methods in Enzymology. It presents in benchtop format assays and methods used to identify and characterize determinants of bacterial virulence. Key Features * Examples of In Vitro systems to determine bacterial virulence * Classical and molecular biological approaches to identify bacterial strains and components involved in virulence * Molecular approaches to study genetics and regulation in pathogenic bacteria * Molecular and cellular interaction of bacterial pathogens with host immune system


The Police Driver's Handbook

Author: Philip Coyne,Police Foundation,Penny Mares

Publisher: Stationery Office/Tso

ISBN: 9780117081871

Category: Education

Page: 294

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Roadcraft is the official Police Driver's Handbook, approved by the Association of Chief Police Officers, and is used by the police service to train police drivers, but it is useful for any driver wishing to improve their skills and safety to a more advanced level. Roadcraft aims to help people become better drivers by increasing awareness of all factors that affect driving, such as the capability of the driver, characteristics of the vehicle, and road and traffic conditions. This new edition has been prepared in close consultation with a working group of senior police driving instructors and other police and civilian advance driver training experts. It has been updated to reflect recent changes in the legislative framework surrounding driving and emergency response driving and new methodologies in teaching safe driving. It now also incorporates information on automotive engineering advances such as ABS and SatNav devices and their effect on driving. A new chapter has been added to teach drivers the physical and psychological aspects of driving and how to develop mental skills to become a better driver.

Rules of the Road

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781847177902


Page: 264

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Official Rules of the Road for Ireland, from the Road Safety Authority. THE OFFICIAL IRISH RULEBOOK Following the Rules of the Road saves lives and prevents injury. Written in straightforward language and aimed at all road users – drivers, pedestrians, cyclists, motorcyclists and horseriders – the Rules of the Road sets out the laws, and details best driving practice. INCLUDES Vehicle Safety Road Signs, Markings & Lights Speed Limits Motorways Penalty Points Rules & Advice Good Driving Practice & Safety. Rules of the Road Official RSA Guidebook: Essential for anyone using Irish roads, cycle tracks or footpaths, including: those looking to take out their first learner permit, those who are learning to drive, those who are preparing for their practical driving test and those who are already licensed drivers. A valuable reference for every road user. CLEAR . CONCISE . COMPLETE Also available: The Driving Instructor's Handbook.

The Official DSA Complete Learner Driver Pack

[printed Version]

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: TSO

ISBN: 9780115532405


Page: N.A

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Contents of pack: The Official DSA Theory Test for Car Drivers (2013 ed., ISBN 9780115532313); The Official DSA Guide to Driving - the essential skills (7th ed. 2010, 4th impression 2012, ISBN 9780115531347); The Official DSA Guide to Learning to Drive (9th ed., 2009, 5th impression 2012, ISBN 9780115530913)