Driver Education Workshops Courses - During the Coronavirus Outbreak

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

All classroom courses have been cancelled until further notice.

We are now running digital courses as an alternative to the classroom courses. These will be available until the classroom courses resume.

If you need to contact us, our telephone opening hours are as follows:

Monday to Friday 8.30am – 12.30pm / 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Alternatively, you can email drivereducation@leics.gov.uk.

Please be aware, our phone lines can on occasion experience high waiting times and we ask for your patience and understanding during these periods.

PLEASE NOTE: We are currently experiencing issues with some online rebooking's requesting payment be made again. If this occurs, please discontinue the rebooking process.

Please do not make another payment, in this case please contact our office to rebook your course.

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PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE YOU PROCEED WITH YOUR BOOKING

Privacy Notice

The information you provide will be recorded on a national system managed by UKROEd Ltd who develop and administer the National Driver Offender Retraining Scheme on behalf of the Police. Your information may be shared with the Police Force that offered you your course to verify your identity, to update their records, and to ensure you are eligible for the course. If you complete the course, your data will be retained on the national system for three and a half years to check your eligibility for future course offers. Once registered, you can access and update your information at any time by visiting offer.ndors.org.uk. for information on how your data will be processed please visit offer.ndors.org.uk/privacy

Leicestershire County Council will only use your data for the purpose of processing your course offer. Your data will not be used for marketing purposes. By booking a place with Leicestershire Driver Education Workshops, you agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions. For further information on this, and on how Leicestershire County Council will process your data please visit https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/about-the-council/data-protection-and-privacy/fair-processing-notices

Making a Booking

What you need to make your booking:

  • Course Offer Letter
  • Driving Licence (Please ensure your Driving Licence number on here matches the number printed on your course offer letter)
  • Payment Card – Credit or Debit Card
  • Your Diary

Please note:

courses are available throughout the UK, regardless of where your offence took place. To find a location closer to you please visit https://www.ndors.org.uk/the-courses/find-course/

If you have any special requirements (e.g. wheelchair user, interpreter), please contact us before booking a course online to ensure we can accommodate your needs.

If you require an interpreter to attend with you on the day, they will also need to bring along some form of photographic identity. If they fail to produce this on the day, we will be unable to allow you and your interpreter to attend the course.

On the day of your Course

Please ensure you arrive on time for your course as late arrivals will not be permitted.

At the start of your course you will be asked to show Photographic Identification to our trainer privately. Examples of acceptable photo id are:

  • Photocard Driving Licence
  • A valid passport
  • An expired passport, providing you are recognisable
  • Formal ID Cards (armed forces, police, student union, company ID card)
  • Tachograph Card
  • Local Authority/Taxi ID
  • Blue Badge (parking for people with disabilities)
  • Firearms Certificate/Shotgun Licence

Failure to produce the above documentation to our Trainer, will disqualify you from attending the course and the matter will be referred back to the Police

Please note if you have been offered a Safe and Considerate Driving Course, this involves a practical driving session on the road with a Driving Coach. The SCD course will be conducted in two parts. The first, theory, part you will only require photographic ID. However when you are invited back for the second, practical, session, you will need to produce your driving licence as detailed below:

FIRST PART – THEORY (ONLINE COURSE) – ID REQUIREMENTS:

At the start of your course you will be asked to show Photographic Identification to our trainer privately. Examples of acceptable photo id are:
  • Photocard Driving Licence
  • A valid passport
  • An expired passport, providing you are recognisable
  • Formal ID Cards (armed forces, police, student union, company ID card)
  • Tachograph Card
  • Local Authority/Taxi ID
  • Blue Badge (parking for people with disabilities)
  • Firearms Certificate/Shotgun Licence

Failure to produce the above documentation to our Trainer, will disqualify you from attending the course and the matter will be referred back to the Police

SECOND PART – PRACTICAL (ON ROAD SESSION) – ID REQUIREMENTS:

It is ESSENTIAL that you bring:

Your driving licence, which will be:

EITHER: A photo card driving licence. (Please note: the paper counterpart licence which was issued with photo-card licences until June 2015, is no longer valid and will not be accepted as proof of your driving licence.)

OR: An old-style paper driving licence together with photographic identification. Such as your passport, employment ID card, bus pass.

For this course you will ALSO REQUIRE:

  • Spectacles/Contact lenses if needed for driving
  • Your insurance details and MOT Certificate for your car if you request to use your own vehicle, which has been specially adapted for your needs
  • Your Lunch – a lunch break is scheduled during the course, however, food is not provided

Please ensure you are aware of this important information from the DVLA in relation to your driving licence and possible medical conditions: https://www.gov.uk/driving-medical-conditions/telling-dvla-about-a-medical-condition-or-disability

PLEASE NOTIFY US IMMEDIATELY SHOULD IT BE NECESSARY FOR YOU TO FOLLOW THIS PROCEDURE.

Important – One Final Check

Please ensure:

  • You provide a PHONE NUMBER when registering to enable us to send you a course reminder and make contact with you
  • All the details you are about to supply match ALL the details on your licence and course offer letter
  • That your photocard licence has not expired
  • That you have notified us of any special requirements you may have, failure to contact us about this may mean we are unable to meet your needs
  • If you have been offered a Safe and Considerate Driving Course – please ensure you select the type of vehicle you will require on the course. The manual or automatic option must be selected from the right hand side of the booking screen before selecting a date.

If you do not meet any of the above requirements please DO NOT book a course until you have spoken to our customer care team on 0116 305 8787.

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(Note that the link above will take you to the booking site)