Four online CPD courses

£100.00

This short course will include an overview of the physical challenges some drivers face and how to overcome them. It will also include information on some of the hidden disabilities that we commonly come across when training people to drive.

Aim

The aim of the course is to give you an introduction into drivers with diverse needs, looking at the physical challenges they may face and the impact of hidden disabilities.

What you’ll learn:

  • Where could ADI’s fit into the process
  • Impact of Physical Conditions
  • Hidden Disabilities
  • The impact of Dyslexia
  • The impact of Dyspraxia
  • Effects of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Overview of the Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Quizzes

19 single, multiple-choice or fill in the gaps questions

Time limits

There is no time limit for the quizzes on this course
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Required pass mark

There is no required pass mark for this course, as long as you work through all the lessons, topics and quizzes the certificate will be available for you to download at the end of the course.

We recommend that you redo the quizzes until you have achieved 100%

This short course has been based on the workshop delivered by Dr Nick Jenkins at the DIA’s 2018 conference. The course will cover the main topics as well as explore other related topics. This is predominately an introductory course so we would encourage you to go away and research the topics more in your own time. There will also be a short quiz at the end of the course to test how much you have taken from the course.

Aim

The aim of the course is to give you an introduction into the DVLA’s drivers medical and how it can impact you as an ADI, as well as encourage you to complete further research into this topic.

What you’ll learn

  • The role and history of the DVLA
  • Introduction to DVLA’s drivers medical service
  • What the DVLA does
  • The standards of vision for driving
  • How vision is measured for the practical driving test
  • What the DVLA does when informed
  • An overview of section 88
  • Common FAQ’s

Quizzes

20 single choice, multiple choice, essay or true or false questions.

Time limits

There is no time limit for the quizzes on this course.

Required pass mark

There is no required pass mark for this course, as long as you work through all the lessons, topics and quizzes the certificate will be available for you to download at the end of the course. We recommend that you redo the quizzes until you have achieved 100%.

This course is an overview of the standards check from general standards check information, how best to prepare and what is expected of you on the day, plus lots of other useful information along the way. The course is split into lessons, some of which may be broken down into topics depending on the amount of content. There will be quizzes throughout the course and these may be single, multiple choice, essay or fill in the gaps answers.

Aim

The aim of the course is to help you better prepare for your upcoming standards check by breaking down what the examiner will be looking for, providing additional information you may not be aware of and looking at other factors that may influence things on or before the big day.

What you’ll learn

  • An overview of the standards check and why it is necessary.
  • What the DVSA is looking for.
  • The impact on having to make changes before or during the check.
  • How your standards check will be graded.
  • What additional resources you can use to be better prepared, like the National Standards and ADI1 documents.
  • Tips on how to control your nerves.
  • How to choose the right person for your standards check.
  • If there is one ‘right’ subject and all the factors to consider when planning for a standards check.
  • Tips for the day of your standards check.
  • The top seven reasons for unsuccessful standards checks.

Quizzes

40 multiple-choice questions

Time limits

There is no time limit for the quizzes on this course

Required pass mark

There is no required pass mark for this course, as long as you work through all the lessons, topics and quizzes the certificate will be available for you to download at the end of the course.

We recommend that you redo the quizzes until you have achieved 100%

This course will help you to gain a good understanding of safeguarding, making it relevant to your role as an ADI. The course will cover a variety of lessons and topics with quizzes to test what you have learned. The final case study and quiz will link everything together and help you analyse a situation you may be faced with as an ADI.

Aim

The aim of the course is to give you an introduction to the principles of safeguarding and how safeguarding issues may impact you as an ADI. It will also provide you with tips on how to recognise potential issues and how to deal with them.

What you’ll learn

  • What safeguarding is and the legislation in place to deal with it
  • Safeguarding definitions and who is responsible for dealing with issues
  • The different types of abuse and safeguarding issues you may encounter as an ADI
  • Why abuse can go unnoticed and the support mechanisms in place if a pupil discloses an issue to you
  • What to do if you are not sure if abuse is happening or not

Requirements

You will not need any prior knowledge of safeguarding to complete this course

Internet access

We advise having a notebook and pen to make notes

Quizzes

66 single, multiple-choice, essay or fill in the gaps question. There is also a Final Case Study

Time limits

There is no time limit for the quizzes on this course.

Required pass mark There is no required pass mark for this course, as long as you work through all the lessons, topics and quizzes the certificate will be available for you to download at the end of the course.

We recommend that you redo the quizzes until you have achieved 100% to get the most out of the course.

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