Instructor Requirements

To become an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI)

The DSA requirements are:

  • Hold a full UK or EU unrestricted car driving licence
  • Have held the full UK unrestricted licence for a total of at least 4 years
  • Have not been disqualified from driving at any time in the 4 years prior to being entered in the register
  • Be a fit and proper person to have your name entered in the register
  • Pass the register qualifying examinations, part one, part two and part three and register within 12 months of passing the final examination