Order DL196 certificates from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) online.

Start now on the compulsory basic training certificate service

Each book contains 25 certificates and costs £200. You need a credit or debit card to order them.

You can only use this service if you’re an approved training body (ATB). Your user ID is ATB followed by your ATB number with no spaces.

First-time users

You must create a new password if you are using this service for the first time.

Your password must be at least 9 characters long. It must include at least 3 of these 4 types of characters:

  • uppercase characters, eg A B C
  • lowercase characters, eg a b c
  • numeric digits, eg 1 2 3
  • special characters, eg £ % &

There’s a different process to order certificates in Northern Ireland.

You can order compulsory basic training (CBT) certificates by phone.

DVSA compulsory basic training team
Telephone: 0115 936 6468
Monday to Friday, 9am to midday
Find out about call charges