Award in Driving Theory

Develop your knowledge of the legal obligations and regulations of being a car owner, driver and ADI. This research-based, e-learning course can be taken as a one-off course, or can work towards the Diploma in Driver Education. Candidates will be provided with a recommended reading list to help towards their research.


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The Award in Driving Theory is a research and home-based learning award where driving instructors will develop their knowledge of the theory of driving, which encompasses a variety of subjects. The learning outcomes of this award are:
  • Looking at the effective use of mirrors
  • Exploring the forces acting on a car
  • Understanding the risks associated with overtaking
  • Vulnerable road users
  • Examining accidents and high risks areas
  • Exploring driver health
  • How weather conditions affect drivers
  • Journey planning
The Award in ADI Knowledge can be taken as a stand-alone course or as part of the Diploma in Driver Education.
By purchasing this course you agree to the following terms and conditions: Cancellation and Refund Policy – If you cancel within seven days of booking we will refund 100% of the fee paid. Thereafter cancellations will not be considered. This also includes if you have purchased the course as part of an offer or ‘bundle’ with other courses.
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