Driver alertness course

Driver alertness

Course for drivers who have been involved in a
road traffic collision or incident


Been invovled in an RTA?

Driver alertness

Driver Awareness education is now offered throughout the UK as an alternative to prosecuting drivers for careless driving offences and/or imposing fines and penalty points. The National Driver Alertness Scheme course, a key course within the National Driver Offender Retraining Scheme (NDORS), aims to create safer communities and reduce the chances of you being involved in future incidents.

Why should you attend this Driver Awareness course?

  • Local venues available throughout England and Northern Ireland
  • Drivers say they benefit from the experience
  • Choose a date and time that suits you
  • Easy to book online or by phone
  • Avoid a court appearance
  • Training in a relaxed environment
  • No pass or fail tests

The driver alertness course (originally known as the Driver Improvement Course) takes one day to complete and the price will vary depending on the training venue location you choose.
The course structure is:

  • Morning classroom session
  • On-road driving awareness session with a fully qualified instructor
  • Working lunch involving a workbook exercise
  • Feedback from instructor
  • Return to classroom for a summary

The National driver alertness course is run throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland by a selection of training providers.

To view all course locations that are available nationally please visit You will need your driving licence number to hand. To view additional information on this national scheme please visit

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