2017 Young Driver™ Skills Events – 10 to 17 year old drivers can experience driving on a full sized motorway! Dates available;
Saturday 28th October 2017.
Saturday 17th March 2018
Had a few lessons already and got the driving bug? Feel the need to go a bit further and faster? Now you can with our new Skills Events!
Learn to drive at 70mph on a full-sized motorway, practice the life saving "brake and avoid" techniques taught to police drivers and try your hand at advanced driving activities – all on the actual training grounds where front line emergency services staff practice their driving skills!
Where and when?
Young Driver’s Skills Events take place at Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire. Our base for these exclusive training events will be the Fire Service Training College. Dates available are; Saturday 28th October 2017 and Saturday 17th March 2018.
Who should attend?
10 – 17 year olds who have had a minimum of two or more lessons with Young Driver already. Our experienced instructors will tailor content to be appropriate to age and experience, so whether you are a 17 year old about to take to the roads or a 10 year old who has had two lessons with Young Driver, you are sure to have a fun day and learn some life saving driving skills!
What is included?
The lucky participants attending these half day sessions will experience a range of memorable learning experiences designed to be exciting, thought provoking and action packed!
- Motorway Driving including joining and leaving a motorway, driving at 70mph, overtaking
- Dynamic handling including brake and avoid exercises, emergency braking, slalom and advanced steering practice
- An interactive presentation on safe driving and how to handle emergency situations with Police advanced driving experts
- Advanced driving techniques including use of ESP safety systems, ABS etc and an introduction to observation and hazard perception skills.
Light refreshments are available to purchase at the venue for participants and their families and a signed certificate of attendance is provided for each driver.
Instruction will be from our own Young Driver instructors and experienced police driving experts, with just two youngsters in each car (which provides a minimum 60 minutes of driving time).
Cost and booking
Places cost just £125 each
Places are very limited, please call the team on 0844 371 9010 for more information or to book.