Book and manage the approved driving instructor part 1 test for your trainee instructors. You’ll need to be registered to use the trainer booking facility for theory tests.

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Before you start

This service isn’t available in Northern Ireland.

You’ll need the following to use this service:

  • a debit or credit card
  • 3 years of address details

You’ll also need the following from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA):

  • business ID
  • username
  • password

You can book test slots up to 3 months in advance. You won’t have to give the candidate’s details when you book the tests.

You must confirm the details of the candidate taking the test by 4pm a full working day before the test, eg by 4pm on Wednesday if the test is on Friday.

Sundays and public holidays are not counted as working days.

Cancel or change a test

You must give at least 3 clear working days notice when cancelling or changing a test to get a refund.

Data protection

You can read the Data Protection Act 1998 fair processing notice for DVSA before you start.