The driving syllabus set by the DSA is reflected in the lesson syllabus headings that will be followed as you work towards becoming test standard:
You need to be able to do this to pass your test. Also to know all this it will help you to become a better and safer driver to your self and other road users.
The Sylabus
· Cockpit check · Use of controls and instruments · Moving away & stopping safely · Safe positioning · Mirrors - vision & use · Correct use of signals · Anticipation & planning · Appropriate use of speed · Dealing with other traffic · Using junctions · Roundabouts · Pedestrian crossings
· Dual carriage ways · Turning the vehicle around · Reversing · Parking · Stopping in an emergency · Legal responsibilities · Safety checks · Environmental issues · Carrying passengers & loads · Coping with adverse weather conditions and night driving · Security