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Getting a learner permit

Getting started
national drivers license service

From Tuesday, October 29th 2013, The NDLS will take over the service of processing from the Motor Tax Office. Until October 25th 2013, you may continue to apply for your driving license or driver permit at you local Motor Tax office.

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What is the EDT?

Essential Driver Training
essential driver training

The following information is vital so please treat what you read with the utmost respect as it is a fact. It's a sad fact, but young, inexperienced drivers are more likely to be killed or seriously injured in a crash than other road users. That's...

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Preparing for the test

the driving test
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Essential Driver Training Lesson Three

Lesson 3 of EDT

Changing Direction

Unlike some driving schools, where at this point they would negatively comment in the logbook that the pupil is struggling because of a lack of practice, we always prefer to talk about the solution and offering support lessons on that particular lesson where the pupil is struggling. This takes the pressure off so that the pupil can concentrate in a non-EDT environment while still covering the same content.

Changing direction would include driving in light conditions to cover:

  • Mirror signal and mirror manuuvre routines
  • Observation of scanning techniques
  • Turning left and right
  • Approaching roundabouts

At the end of the lesson, you should be able to show that you can use the mirror signal and mirror maneuver routine, give correct observation and techniques, moving off, turning right, turning left at roundabouts and you should know the blind spots.

This lesson is quite detailed and vehicle control is a must. Changing direction correctly is crucial. Practice is the key, but don't worry, we will ensure that your progress matches your level. We will offer technical support lessons in between to make sure that you're okay with this particular EDT Driving Lesson.

Next is EDT 4: Progression Management.