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England, mainland Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are in national lockdowns. Driver training and testing is suspended until restrictions are lifted.

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The Driving Instructors Association is the leading provider of CPD to driver education and training professionals. We offer a diverse and affordable range of training and events.

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Driver Trainer is the magazine and online news resource of the Driving Instructors Association. It features all the breaking stories that matter most to the driving industry, as well as in-depth articles, expert opinion, car reviews and more.

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Here you will find information on the wide range of benefits you can enjoy as a member of the DIA, the UK’s largest membership body for driver and rider trainers, as well as how to join.

Training

The Driving Instructors Association is the leading provider of CPD to driver education and training professionals. We offer a diverse and affordable range of training and events.

Driver Trainer

Driver Trainer is the magazine and online news resource of the Driving Instructors Association. It features all the breaking stories that matter most to the driving industry, as well as in-depth articles, expert opinion, car reviews and more.

The Driving Instructors Association is the largest professional membership body for driver and rider trainers in the UK

The DIA offers support, advice, professional development and training, lobbying and representation to trainers working across all vehicle and licence categories. A globally respected source of advice and expertise on driver education, we work with driver trainers and road safety professionals across the world to develop driving standards. We offer a wide range of benefits for our members, including professional indemnity and public liability insurance.

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Thousands overpaid in first round of SEISS as second round opens

Up to 16,000 people were overpaid on the first self-employed income support grant.

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Reasonable adjustments for deaf candidates taking tests during COVID-19

Additional reasonable adjustments have been agreed by DVSA for deaf …

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Emergency driving test application service closes

The online service to apply for an emergency driving or theory test if you’re a critical worker has closed.

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DIA presses DVSA about driving test booking process problems

The DIA has received numerous phone calls concerning problems with the booking procedure for driving tests. We have been pressing DVSA for solutions to this and feedback.

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DIA warns pupils – leap too soon and fail to prepare for rescheduled tests

DIA warns pupils not to leap to soon to reschedule their driving test because if they fail, they should expect a long wait for a retest.

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IMPORTANT CORRECTION

Test and Trace (Car) Regrettably there was an important error …

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