Due to the Covid situation we are not offering a formalized course due to both Covid restrictions and the reduced availability of the Group's Observers. However, we are offering advanced driver training on a one-to-one basis with a limited number of Group Observers. A waiting list is in operation for new Associate members. For Associates involved in training the flow of the training is outlined below.
The Course Introduction and the System Classroom session are from 10am to 11.45am at the Ibis hotel, Haydock, St. Helens.
The Meet an Examiner Evening is from 8 to 9pm at the Millennium (Walk-in) Centre, St. Helens Town Centre.
For the Sunday morning observed runs meet at the Ibis hotel, Haydock at 10:00am. The Sunday morning meetings finish about 12 noon.
Sun 6th Sept - Classroom session (Course Introduction / Human Factors)
Sun 13th Sept - Core Driving Skills (Taking, Using and Giving Information / Manoeuvring)
Sun 20th Sept - Core Driving Skills (Information and Positioning / Spoken Thought)
Sun 27th Sept - Core Driving Skills (Adding Speed and Gear selection to what you've learnt)
Sun 4th Oct - Junctions and Roundabouts (Applying the five phases of the System)
Sun 11th Oct - Classroom session (The System of Car Control) / Demonstration drive
Sun 18th Oct - Bends and Cornering
Sun 25th Oct - Bends and Cornering / Overtaking
Sun 1st Nov - Motorways and Dual Carriageways
Thu 5th Nov - Meet an Examiner / Revision Night
Sun 11th Nov - Junctions and Roundabouts (Refining the application of the System)
Sun 18th Nov - All road types / Consolidation
Sun 25th Nov - All road types / Consolidation