The different grades that driving instructors have and what they mean.
Approved driving instructors are given a grade by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency.
This document explains what the different grades are, what they mean, and how you can find an instructor’s grade.
Most people can start learning to drive when they’re 17.
You need a provisional driving licence to take lessons or practice.
You need a provisional driving licence to book your theory test.
You must pass your theory test before you can book your driving test.
You can start driving as soon as you pass your driving test.
You must have an insurance policy that allows you to drive without supervision.
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