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Coronavirus Advice

11.01.2021 | Update on Theory Test Certificates

The letter below has been emailed to Grant Shapps Secretary of State for Transport, Baroness Vere Under Secretary of State for Transport, and Loveday Ryder CEO DVSA with senior DVSA staff included to encourage a change in the law to extend the expiry date on theory certificates. Download specimen letter here

 

06.01.2021 | NASP update on driver and rider training and testing during lockdown. Download here

 

07.12.2020 | Further to many questions and concerns from instructors about procedures at waiting rooms that are now open, we asked DVSA for some clarity on expected procedures. DVSA were kind enough to supply us with the slides their TCMs use where possible to inform local instructors. Read them here

 

The slides are, mainly for England and Wales, the conditions will be the same in Scotland with more distance between seating and less occupancy.

 

These conditions will apply as more waiting rooms are open.

 

DVSA have published waiting room guidance on GOV.UK that explains rules for using them

 

 

30.11.2020 | DVSA has updated the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the following tests:

Car driving test

ADI part 2

ADI part 3

Motorcycle test

Vocational test

 

11.11.2020 | Latest COVID-19 FAQs from NASP

 

11.11.2020 | Summary of the main changes to Parts 2, 3 and Standard Check assessments in the context of COVID-19

 

NASP have produced a handy walkthrough presentation detailing the main changes to the Standard Operating Procedures for ADI and PDI assessments, during COVID-19.

https://youtu.be/ZAb-XNRi3Hk

 

Working with DVSA we have also produced a video demonstrating what the changes may look like in practice.

https://youtu.be/LKyAh-jHxrE

 

27.07.2020 | DVSA Standard Operating Procedure Coronavirus (COVID-19): Conducting ADI Part 3 tests and standards checks

 

27.07.2020 | DVSA Standard Operating Procedure Coronavirus (COVID-19): Conducting ADI Part 2 tests

 

20.07.2020 | Watch the lastest Q&A session between NASP and the DVSA

 

14.07.2020 | UPDATED - NASP Guidelines on driver trainers safely returning to work

 

03.07.2020 | Watch the Q&A session between NASP and the DVSA

 

02.07.2020 | NASP Guidelines on driver trainers safely returning to work

 

01.07.2020 | DVSA Standard Operating Procedure Coronavirus (COVID-19): conducting driving tests (Car)

We have a meeting with DVSA this afternoon to hear further updates about resuming testing. We have provided a copy of the updated Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for examiners. We will update the NASP SOP's as soon as possible after this.

 

23.05.2020 | Statement from NASP

 

20.05.2020 | DVSA Statement on going back to work

 

18.05.2020 | NASP Guidelines following changes to Government advice

 

11.05.2020 | Holding Statement from NASP

 

04.05.2020 | Update on Key Worker Tests

 

07.04.2020 | NASP Guidance to instructors delivering training to Critical Workers

 

06.04.2020 | DVSA safe operating protocols

 

03.04.2020 | Latest COVID-19 update from NASP

 

27.03.2020 | DVSA FAQs on the impact of COVID-19

 

26.03.2020 | NASP's summary of the Chancellor's measures to help the self-employed, and small businesses in general

 

19.03.2020 | NASP Guidelines for Coronavirus (COVID 19)