In order to gain your driving license you will need to pass a theory test as well as your practical driving test. Although many people shrug the theory test off as easy, preparing properly for it is vital to passing first time. At Philip Chappell Driving Tuition we can help you tick off the first step in getting your licence with these quick tips.
Everything You Need To Know About The Hazard Perception Test
As well as the multiple choice section of the driving theory test, you must do a hazard perception task. In order to gain your certificate both sections must receive the relevant pass marks. Read more about the theory test in the previous blog post to get you started. At Philip Chappell Driving Tuition all learners receive a free theory programme with a hazard perception DVD; find out the basics now.
5 Tips For Your First Driving Lesson
You’ve finally booked your first driving test! Whether you’ve just turned seventeen and can now get your provisional licence, you’ve finally plucked up the courage, or you need to learn quickly, having your first lesson can be nerve-wracking. At Philip Chappell Driving Tuition students can expect two free hours to get them started. Read these tips to help you get the most out of your first driving experience.
How to avoid common driving distractions
Safe driving takes up a lot of your concentration, but it is easy to get distracted whilst on the road. We have compiled a list of some of the most common driving distractions and tips on how to avoid them. Texting Texting distracts you in three ways: mentally, physically and visually. Because of this, it […]
How to calm your driving test nerves
Nerves are unavoidable. We all, at some point or another, experience them, and your driving test will be no different. You will feel nervous. But thankfully, you can work towards calming those nerves and increase your chance of passing by doing a few things. And that’s exactly what we’re going to look at here. Practice, […]
5 ‘Show Me’ questions and answers to learn for your practical driving test
The Show Me, Tell Me portion of your driving test probably won’t be covered to any great extent within your driving lessons. This is because if you get all the questions wrong you will only receive one minor mark against you on the test assessment. However we feel that it greatly increases a driver’s confidence […]
How well do you know your stopping distances?
Whether you’re studying for your theory test, preparing for your practical driving test or refreshing your road safety knowledge knowing stopping distances will always be important. As a driver you are responsible for driving as safely as possible to reduce the risk of accidents and limit damage in the event of an accident. Stopping distances […]
Looking for Driving Instructors in Exeter or Taunton? I can help you pass your driving test 1st time Hello Learner Driver Finding a good quality driving instructor and taking driving lessons is really important isn’t it? You gain your freedom, your independence and travel times become much quicker than the bus! What most learner drivers […]
What Makes a Good Driver?
Your driving lessons will teach you how to operate a car in order to get from A to B and park safely once you get there. However, the real learning comes once you have your driving license and take to the roads in your own car! Being a good driver doesn’t just happen overnight, it’s something that you need to work on. Follow these tips and you’ll be a relaxed and confident driver in no time:
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