Terms & Conditions

Costs

Lessons are based on an hourly rate, discounts may be available on block bookings, increases in lesson price will be notified well in advance.

Cancellations

At least 24 hours notice should be given , failure to do so may incur charges.

If you frequently cancel lessons I reserve the right to remove you from my books.

Payment

Should be made at start of lesson, payment methods include Cash, Bacs transfer ( Bacs Transfers before start of lessons.) failure to do so may result in charges and loss of lesson.

Block Bookings/ Vouchers Any Lessons not taken from Block Bookings after 6 months are non-refundable.

It is YOUR responsibility to ensure you have used the lessons or reclaimed the monetary value before the 6 month cut off date, monies paid back are at the value they were purchased at. i.e discounted price for block booking.

Eyesight and licence check

You must be able to read a number plate from a distance of 20.5 metres (67 feet).

You must bring your driving Licence with you on the 1 st lesson. I must see your online licence as well.

Failure to do so may result in being charged for lesson time as the lesson couldn’t be conducted.

Any changes to your health and any changes to your licence I.e endorsements or penalty points must be declared to me immediately.

You must bring your driving Licence with you on all lessons. I must see your online licence on or before the first lesson.

Pick up and drop off

Lessons will start and finish at a prearranged place, any changes you make may incur additional costs or reduced lesson time.

Booking tests

I will advise you when you are ready to book a Practical Test, this will be on the strict understanding that you continue your lessons right up to the date of your Test, failure to do so may result in you failing to reach the required standard, in this event I reserve the right to refuse the use of the driving school car for the test, this decision will be at my discretion and can be made at short notice even as late as the pretest lesson. The fee for Test day usually covers 2 hours but may vary due to the locality and distance involved in getting to the DTC.

Drink and drugs

If I suspect you are under the influence of either drink or drugs you will be refused permission to drive. Please ensure that any prescribed drugs will not affect your ability to drive as this is also against the law.

Instructors Code of Conduct:

I follow the DIA & DVSA codes of conduct for Driving Instructors, which includes no form of personal contact except in an emergency.

Vehicle

Every effort will be made to keep good time, road and traffic conditions, bad weather or mechanical problems may cause unavoidable delays in my schedule, I will try to make up any lost time to you , or arrange another lesson as soon as possible.

Complaints

If you are not entirely satisfied with the service I provided please tell ME I am in the best position to rectify any problems, if you are still unhappy you can write to the Supervising Examiner (ADI) Whose name and address you will find in the local test centre alternatively you may find more information / advice from The ADI Federation, Kingsmith House, 63a Marshalls Road, Raunds North Hants NN9 6EY