May 17, 2018

Become An Approved Driving Instructor

Want to help shape the next generation of drivers on the road? Learn how to become an approved driving instructor with us here at Britannia!

To become a driving instructor you must fulfil the following requirements set down by the Driving Standards Agency (DSA):

  • Hold a British or Northern Ireland car driving licence or hold an EU licence.
  • Have held that licence for a total of four years out of the past six years prior to entering the Register after qualifying. A foreign driving licence or provisional licence held after passing the driving test all count towards the four years.
  • Have not been disqualified from driving at any time in the four years prior to applying to enter the Register.
  • Be a fit and proper person to have your name entered in the register.
  • Are prepared to accept that all convictions, including motoring offences, still in force will be taken into account when assessed.
  • You must be able to read, in good daylight, a number plate at a distance of 27.5 meters.
  • Pass the qualifying exam.

Find out what happens in the ADI Theory Test here!

Safe driving from Britannia!