Medical Driving Assessment Preparation Course
Here at Manchester Driver Training we understand
that unfortunately sometimes people suffer with their health for
In turn this could mean that you may have to take medication to
help manage your condition.
Some medications can have side effects e.g drowsiness / confusion
/ stiff muscle movements / forgetfulness / slow reactions etc.
If you are in control of a motor vehicle you need to be able to
react to all eventualities whilst you are out on the road, to keep
yourself and those who are around you safe.
When you notify the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)
of a change in your health or that you are on medication, you may
be required to undertake a medical driving assessment.
You will normally be expected to undertake your medical driving
assessment from a driving test centre or at a designated assessment
Medical Driving Assessment Criteria:
The medical driving assessment is designed to assess how you control
your vehicle in your current health condition and if the medication
you are on affects your driving in any way.
The medical driving assessment covers various aspects of your
driving such as:
- If you use your mirrors effectively
- Timing of signals
- Your level of awareness and planning
- Steering control
- Your spatial awareness
- Making progress
Manchester Driver Training understands that your driving licence
is an essential part of your independence which you will use to
visit family and friends or just get out of the house to go for
Our medical driving assessment preparation course helps you to
prepare for the day of your medical driving assessment so that you
will be ready to show that you are of a high enough standard to
keep your driving licence.
How to book and costs:
Our medical driving assessment preparation course can be delivered
in 1 hour, 1.5 hour or 2 hour sessions.
- 1 hour: £35
- 1.5 hours: £52.50
- 2 hours: £70
If you have any questions regarding the above course please email
Martin on: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to book a medical driving assessment preparation
course, please fill in our online booking