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The guidance sets out how driving examiners carry out the following types of instructor tests and inspections:
approved driving instructor practical tests
official register of driving instructor training inspections
Updated sections 2.3, 4.20, 6.10, 10.6, 10.8, 10.24 and 11.2. Made changes to terminology throughout the guide. The change table in the document gives the full details of the changes.
Updated sections 2.4, 3.9, 3.17, 3.43, 4.7 and 4.50. The change table in the document gives the full details of the changes.
Updated chapters 4, 7 and 8 - the full details of the changes are in the amendments table in the document.
Removed the driving examiner guidance used until 22 December 2017.
Added a version of the guidance that will apply from 23 December 2017 when the ADI part 2 and ADI part 3 tests change.
Added 'How an ADI can request a Welsh-speaking examiner'.
Updated ADI1 by removing reference to appealing against a standard check decision following a recent ruling.
Updated ADI1 with 2 main changes. 'Any candidate may take the part 2 test in an automatic vehicle' and 'People with a disability who hold a restricted driving licence are no longer required to take an emergency control assessment (ECA)'.
Updated ADI1 with details of changes to driving licence counterpart.