Learner Drivers

Advice and Information for Learner Drivers

Learning to drive is one of the most important steps you will take on the road to being fully independent. But, it's a road than can be a tricky one to negotiate. How long will it take? How do you choose the right instructor? When can you apply for a provisional license? What do parents need to know about helping with driving practice?

The answers to all these questions and many more can be found via the links below. By following a few basic steps you will quickly be on your way. Enjoy your driving career but, above all else, make sure it is a career you always negotiate safely.


Advice for learner drivers:

Education and Training for learner drivers:

Information for Teachers:






Somerset Road Safety is also able to offer bespoke road safety sessions to clubs and groups of all ages and requirements. For more information click here.

Moto Fest 2017

Did You Know?

Somerset Road Safety also provides support and training for businesses employing fleets of drivers.

Read More

Did You Know?

An endorsement for drink driving remains on your licence for 11 years?

Read More

Road Safety News

16 Feb 2018

It’s the law for children to wear a riding hat, and it’s...

9 Feb 2018

This Valentines Somerset County Council’s road safety...

2 Feb 2018

Residents are being urged to have their say on a new strategy...

News Page

Resources & Downloads

Somerset Road Safety documents available for download.

Read More

Upcoming Events

View upcoming events and courses recommeneded by Somerset Road Safety.

Read More

Other Resources

Somerset Road Safety aims to reduce collisions and casualties on local roads.

Read More