The Driving Instructor's Handbook

Author: John Miller,Margaret Stacey

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 9780749444983

Category: Automobile driver education

Page: 400

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"The Driving Instructor's Handbook is recommended by the Driving Standards Agency for those studying for the Approved Driving Instructor's qualifying examination." Driving Standards Agency Register of Approved Driving Instructors "An up-to-date copy of The Driving Instructor's Handbook is as essential for a fully qualified instructor as it is for those seeking to pass the ADI qualifying examinations." John Lepine MBE, General Manager, The Motor Schools Association "...excellent reading for those in the business of instructors training." Driving Magazine "Undoubtedly essential reading" Road Law This revised and updated 13th edition of The Driving Instructor's Handbook takes into account changes in the driving training industry and is recognised as the authoritative reference guide for would-be and qualified instructors. Recommended by the DSA, this widely read book provides the most up-to-date information and comprehensive guidance on *driving licenses, *teaching skills, *training procedures, *the current ADI entry examination - theory and practical, *the new style theory test, *marking of the driver ability test, *the trainee license, *the ADI Check Test, *the L Test - theory and practical and *road traffic law. Highly practical, the Handbook also covers driver training and testing for motorcycles, buses, lorries and taxis.
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Practical Teaching Skills for Driving Instructors

A Training Manual for the ADI Examination & the Check Test

Author: John Miller,Tony Scriven,Margaret Stacey

Publisher: Taylor & Francis US

ISBN: 9780749438722

Category: Automobile driver education

Page: 209

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Praise and Reviews Written for both existing and trainee driving instructors, shows how to develop and improve the ability to teach driving. 'Contains all the information you need on how to improve your teaching skills in line with current practices and established criteria.' APPROVED DRIVING INSTRUCTOR REGISTER 'Ideal support material to The Driving Instructor's Handbook and gives helpful advice to trainee or new instructors.' DRIVING MAGAZINE 'Not just useful for new entrants to the driver training fraternity, but a source of knowledge on modern, up-to-date skills that could be usefully absorbed by those who have been around a while but need some updating. (The authors said they would buy me a drink if I said good things about this book. They had better buy me a couple because I think it's very, very good. JOHN LEPINE MBE - General Manager, The Motor Schools Association `Pretty much indispensable.` Driving Instructor Magazine A companion to the popular best-seller The Driving Instructor's Handbook, this new edition of Practical Teaching Skills for Driving Instructors has been thoroughly revised and restructured to bring it absolutely up-to-date and make it even more user-friendly. Written for both existing and trainee driving instructors, it shows how to develop and improve the ability to teach driving as a lifetime skill. Topics covered include: verbal and non-verbal communication; written communications - hand-outs, keeping records, visual aids; problem solving and decision making; lesson planning, devising tests and presentation; how to make lessons rewarding and enjoyable; how to improve teaching methods; practical guidance for those preparing for the ADI entrance exam; practical guidance for experienced ADIs preparing for their Check Test. For every conscientious instructor keen to communicate well with his or her pupils, this essential book provides all the necessary practical advice and guidance.
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The Driving Instructor's

Author: John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page

ISBN: 9780749455392

Category: Automobile driver education

Page: 420

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The Driving Instructor's Handbook is widely recognized in the driver training industry as the authoritative reference guide for trainee and qualified instructors. This best-selling handbook covers every aspect of the profession, from the role and the characteristics needed to do the job well, preparation for the three ADI examination requirements (Theory and hazard perception, Driving ability and Instructional ability), through to the driving test and driving larger vehicles.Up to date with the latest information relating to the ever-changing driving industry, The Driving Instructor's Handbook is essential reading for anyone involved in the training of new drivers and instructors at all levels.
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Practical Business Skills for Driving Instructors

How to Set Up and Run Your Own Driving School

Author: John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749458410

Category: Transportation

Page: 248

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Over 20,000 people apply to become an Approved Driving Instructor each year, but whether you are a sole trader or franchisee, you will need more than just the instructional skills that are tested in the official DSA qualifying exams. Practical Business Skills for Driving Instructors, by the author of the definitive Driving Instructor's Handbook, provides solid, practical advice to help you set up your own business. Each business topic is dealt with in the author's down-to-earth style including: preparing a business plan, financing the business, choosing and maintaining a car, book-keeping, sales and marketing, and presenting a professional image. Whether you are just considering becoming a driving instructor, or have just passed your ADI exams, Practical Business Skills for Driving Instructors will help you ensure your new career is a huge success.
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How to Pass the ADI Exams

The Essential Guide to Passing Parts 1, 2 and 3 of the DSA Exams and Becoming an Approved Driving Instructor

Author: John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749465204

Category: Transportation

Page: 256

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How to Pass the ADI Exams provides all trainee ADIs with an indispensable guide to understanding and passing all three stages of the ADI exam process. Packed with practice questions, the book outlines the overall exam structure, before looking in detail at the three key areas - the theory test (Part 1), the driving exam (Part 2) and the instructional ability test (Part 3). With additional information on pre-entry requirements, criminal records checks, ADI registration, and the responsibilities and codes of practice relating to ADIs, the book can underpin your training programme and offers practical help and advice to guide you through the exam procedures.
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The LGV Learner Driver's Guide

A Practical Guide to LGV Licences, Theory and Driving Tests

Author: John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 9780749437909

Category: Truck driving

Page: 120

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Obtaining a driving licence is now more complex and demanding than ever before. With higher standards for each of the theory, hazard perception and practical tests, candidates will need as much information and guidance as possible. Furthermore, the demand for LGV instructors at all levels is increasing as the industry responds to a severe skills shortage. A forthcoming EU directive will also require the retraining of drivers and instructors who wish to be included on the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) register. The LGV Learner Driver's Guide provides an overview of all the requirements for obtaining a LGV Drivers licence for both drivers and instructors. It provides comprehensive guidance on the theory and practical tests, the main points of law for the LGV drivers and identifies areas of responsible driving. Dedicated chapters on the role of the LGV instructor and the LGV instructors exam is also included. Appendices include useful addresses, contact details for test centres and DSA accredited instructor training centres. The book is essential reading for aspiring drivers, drivers who will need to re-train under new EU legislation and instructors aiming to be included on the DSA register.
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Learn to Drive

In 10 Easy Stages

Author: John Wells

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749458283

Category: Education

Page: 440

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Learn to Drive is long established as one of the most popular, best-selling guides to preparing for your driving test - and now it's even better. This new edition of Learn to Drive contains all you need in one book. Fully revised and updated, it is the only book available that includes advice on both the practical and theory tests, as well as the Highway Code. Full colour throughout and with over 500 brand new illustrations, this essential guide is designed to be as user-friendly as possible and will ensure that you are well prepared for both tests. It covers: getting to know the car; the first steps in learning to drive; handling all the manoeuvres; using common sense and avoiding danger; coping with higher speeds; dealing with difficult situations and basic maintenance. By following the carefully structured step-by-step programme in Learn to Drive, you can boost your confidence and improve your chances of passing first time. For half the cost of a driving lesson, you can immediately improve your chances of success!
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Instructor's Manual for California's Bus Driver's Training Course

Author: N.A

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bus drivers

Page: 600

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This instructor's manual was designed to help graduates of the California Bus Driver Instructor Course provide effective instruction to school bus driver trainees. It contains enough material for 20-30 hours of classroom training. The information is organized in 12 instructional units that cover the following topics: introduction to the course; driver's license and special certificate requirements; bus operation, use, laws, and regulations; vehicle components; general defensive driving techniques; specialized defensive driving techniques; passenger loading and unloading; emergency procedures; passenger management; activity trips; the special needs passenger; and public and community relations. Each unit includes an outline of the lesson plans in it, notes to the instructor, content information, handouts, and pretests and unit test. A final unit of the guide provides additional information for the instructor on teaching the course, such as materials needed to conduct classes, classroom arrangement, lesson planning and teaching techniques, and tests and answer keys. (KC)
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Learn to Drive in 10 Easy Stages

Author: Margaret Stacey,John Wells

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749474793

Category: Transportation

Page: 352

View: 9890

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Learn to Drive is one of the most well established guides to preparing for and undergoing a driving test. This new edition contains everything that prospective students need to know - with both the theory and practical tests covered in this one volume. In full colour throughout, and with a wealth of new and updated illustrations, the guide is designed to be as user-friendly as possible and will ensure that readers are well prepared for their driving tests. The book includes a unique 10-step programme to help in preparing for the practical test as well as over 600 practice questions to help prepare for the theory test.
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The Autodriva Instructor Home Study Programme

The Total Concept in Driver and Instructor Training

Author: Margaret Stacey,John Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 9780749449674

Category:

Page: 208

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The Autodriva Instructor Home Study Programme, based on the late Margaret Stacey's study pack, and completely revised and updated by John Miller, together with Consultant Editor Dr John Wells, provides step-by-step tuition for trainee driving instructors. Working through the programme will take you from start to finish through the preparation for the Driving Standard's Agency Approved Driving Instructor's Qualifying Examination.
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