Practical Driving Lesson Video, 'Moving Off Safely'
You're off to a good start when you start learining to drive with Jon Matthews Driving School.
Remember, it is not always necesssarily the how many practical driving lessons you receive.
Practically, how goood, & effective, those hours of driving tuition are, is more than any theoretical analysis.
12 Things You Need to know before you book driving test
The only body officialy responsible for booking drivng theory tests is Pearson. Their link is at bottom of every page of this website.
The only body responsible for booking, changing, and cancelling practical driving tests in the United Kingdom is the DVSA. Website also at the bottom of this page.
You can book your own theory and driving test online, or by telephone. There is no need to pay anymore than the government wants you to pay for driving test booking service.
Your driving instructor may opt to help you book driving test, or theroy test. However, do check if they want to charge you for the benefit.
All driving test fees are published on the .gov website. Do not be bamboozled into paying third party organizations whose sole aim is to broker the same driving test you could easily book yourself.
You can check if your booking agent has truly booked a driving test on your behalf. Use your theory test pass certificate.
There is no need paying upfront for both theory & driving test together. It is best to pass your driving test before paying third parties to book driving test.
You will be asked 2 Show Me Tell Me questions before commenceing the actual driving test – getting it wrong does not significantly affect your actual driving test.
If you committ one or more serious/dangerous driving test, you will need to start planning for the next driving test. However, you're allowed up to 15 minor faults/driver errors, so long as they are not on the same issue/fault.
You're allowed to have someone suitable age accompany you on the driivng test. This can be your instructor, friend, or family.
You will be informed if you succeeded, or not, immediately after you return to the test centre.
You may choose to have your driving test in your own vehicle. You do not need a driving instructor's car for test purposes, but they do help the examiner relax knowing they can safely stop you if things get out of hand..
We do not charge for helping you book driving test.