IMPORTANT INFORMATION

CLASSROOM COURSES

We are currently offering online and limited classroom courses within Leicestershire. If you are unable to attend a course online and wish to book a classroom course, please contact our customer care team on 0116 305 8787 to discuss this option further.

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SAFE & CONSIDERABLE DRIVING COURSE

Please note: We are unable to offer the Safe & Considerable Driving course between July and December 2022.

We are currently in the process of organising the return to classroom for this course and anticipate that these will be available from January 2023, but at present do not have any availability for bookings.

In the meantime, if you have been offered an SCD course by the Police and need to book a place please visit: www.ukroed.org.uk/courses/find-course/ to find an alternative course provider.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Safe & Considerate Driving Courses: Course Content

 

Please note: We are unable to offer the Safe & Considerable Driving course between July and December 2022.

We are currently in the process of organising the return to classroom for this course and anticipate that these will be available from January 2023, but at present do not have any availability for bookings.

In the meantime, if you have been offered an SCD course by the Police and need to book a place please visit: www.ukroed.org.uk/courses/find-course/ to find an alternative course provider.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

This course aims to create safer communities by increasing the likelihood that participants drive safely and considerately, in line with the Highway Code. It has the following objectives to Increase understanding of:

  • What constitutes safe and considerate driving, and the ways in which the Highway Code supports this.
  • The causes and negative consequences – for drivers and for others – of risky and inconsiderate driving.
  • Personal susceptibility to these consequences.
  • The extent to which other road users drive in accordance with the Highway Code – and expect them to do so too.
  • The importance of concentration, observation, anticipation and allowing adequate space and time.
  • Awareness of the reasons why certain driving habits are unsafe or inconsiderate, and create an action plan to address personally relevant issues.
  • Improving driving behaviours and skills through practical, personalised, on-road coaching.

What can you expect from us?

The Course

Part one of the course – the online theory section is given by experienced Trainers, who have a road safety background either as a driving instructor or road safety tutor. The course has been designed by professionals to improve driver safety.

Driving Coaches

Part two of the course the on road practical element will be with a Driving Coach, these are fully trained to provide this specialised service. The Coaches are responsive to your individual needs and concerns.

What we expect from you

Satisfactory completion of the course which involves:

  • Attending the full course
  • Making a positive contribution to the course
  • Demonstrating a willingness to improve your driving
  • Completing all course paperwork