Driving Theory Test Information

Driving Schools Preston

Price includes FREE loan of theory materials.


Information on Theory Test

The Theory Driving Test lasts for 57 minutes, it consists of two parts.
The first part of the test is 50 multiple choice questions on all aspects to do with safe driving, and you need to answer 43 or more correct to pass.
The second part is a hazard perception test on a computer screen, which shows 14 video clips of everyday road scenes, for each clip there is at least one developing hazard, on one of the clips there are two developing hazards. The maximum score for each hazard is 5 marks. You can get a higher mark if you respond to the hazard early in its development. The pass mark for the hazard perception is 44 out of 75.


Documents Required for the Theory Test

Before you take your Theory Driving Test you will be asked to provide the following documents to show to the theory test centre staff.
You will need to take with you both parts of your provisional driving licence (photo card and counterpart)
If you still have an old style provisional driving licence with no photo on it, you will need to bring extra identification like a passport.


How to prepare for your Theory Test

Good knowledge of theory and hazard perception skills are essential for safe driving, and to pass your theory test.
Read and understand the Highway Code, and know your traffic signs. Practise with Theory Test questions CD ROMs to gain knowledge. Also practise with a good hazard perception DVD to perfect your skills of spotting developing hazards.
All THEORY BOOKS, CD ROMs, and DVDs can be loaned for FREE from your CITY DRIVING SCHOOL driving instructor.


Cost and Booking a Theory Test

The Price of a Theory Driving Test is 31.00

Booking Line Telephone Number: 0300 200 1122

Please DO NOT ring City Driving Schools number to book your theory test

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Local Theory Driving Test Centres

Blackpool
Theory Test Centre
Darwin Court (Unit 9A Ground Floor)
Blackpool Technology Exchange
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY2 0JN

Preston
Theory Test Centre
Norwest Court (Ground Floor)
Guildhall Street
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 3NU

Booking Line Telephone Number: 0300 200 1122

Please DO NOT ring City Driving Schools number to book your theory test

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