When you've passed your theory test you can book a practical test. There are five parts to this test:
Since the 4 December 2017, the test changed slightly and now includes:
Car insurance for young and new drivers can be expensive.
One way to improve your driving skills as a new driver is to take the Pass Plus course soon after you've passed your driving test.
This course is specifically designed for new drivers to help them get familiar with different types of driving.
It takes about six hours and has six modules that cover driving:
The majority of road fatalities in the UK are due to driver error So it makes sense to improve your driving by taking an advanced driving test to reduce your chances of being involved in an accident.
The advanced driving test is designed to make you a safer driver by developing your skills across a wide range of competencies including:
Drivers who have fewer accidents and make fewer claims can build up a no claim discount with LV=. This is a discount on the usual price of insurance if you don't make a claim from one year to the next.
After four years of not making a claim, you have the option to protect your no claim discount with LV=. This means that your no claim discount is guaranteed no matter how many claims you make on your insurance.