The main factors that will determine are waiting times at the local test centres and if you are passing first time or not. A normal wait for a part 1 test is 2-3 weeks. Part 2+3 tests can be 4-6 weeks.
Training takes place in an area close to your nearest local test centre that provides the part 2 & 3 tests.
Yes, we will where possible be available around your current commitments.
Test fees are payable to the DVSA. Part 1 test is £83. Part 2 & 3 are £111 each. If you fail then you must pay to take another attempt.
You can sit the Part 1 test as many times as needed until you pass. You are only allowed to sit up to 3 attempts at Part 2 and 3 – If you fail either of these tests 3 times you would need to start again.
A trainee licence is a 6 month licence to teach. You will need to have passed your Part 2 test and completed the Part 3 training to qualify for a trainee licence. It will allow you to teach pupils and gain experience before sitting the part 3 test.
The licence (badge) fees are payable to the DVSA. A trainee licence (pink badge) is currently £140 and valid for 6 months. An approved driving instructor licence (green badge) is currently £300 and valid for 4 years.
(current national pass rate for Part 3 is approximately 34%)<<<2017 to date>>>