Driving and motorcycle instructors – guidance

Car and light van driving syllabus

A way of teaching people the skills, knowledge and understanding they need to be a safe and responsible driver.

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The syllabus is for:

  • learner drivers
  • full licence holders
  • driver trainers

It tells you what the trainee:

  • needs to cover
  • will learn
  • needs to be able to do
  • needs to know and understand

Contact the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) if you have:

  • questions about the syllabus
  • ideas about how it could be improved

DVSA national driver and rider standards