Concern over new variant Omicron, and rising infection rates in general, has prompted government to mandate the wearing of face coverings in professional driving lessons. GOV.UK states that the public and staff will be required to wear face coverings in the settings listed from 4am on 30 November 2021 and specifically highlights that face coverings
DIA Update November’s proving to be a busy month already with several meetings with DVSA and Department for Transport to discuss key topics and issues in driver and rider training and wider road safety. In particular, work has been ongoing to try and assist the B+E training industry who are facing a major challenge with
Report of Joint NASP/DVSA meeting – 2nd November 2021 held on Teams In attendance: NASP: Representatives from the three national ADI associations that make up NASP, those being ADINJC, DIA and MSA GB and the minute secretary. DVSA: Mark Magee, Head of Driver PolicyLaura Great Rex, Head of Enforcement Relationship ManagementJohn Sheridan, Product
Carly Brookfield has written to Nadhim Zahawi to urge him to consider driver and rider trainers as a priority group for the next stage of the vaccination rollout.
DIA CEO Carly Brookfield has written to the chancellor to ask him to consider additional financial measures for driver and rider trainers.
We’ve created a table to show the three tiers of COVID restrictions and their current impact on driver training and testing.