Speed Awareness Course
Important UpdatePolice-referred Driver Training Courses are now being moved from physical venue attendance to online participation in light of the current situation surrounding COVID 19 – Coronavirus. No physical courses can be offered at present.
Sussex Driver Training are delighted to announce that in conjunction with UKROEd, we are able to offer iNSAC (Digital Classroom National Speed Awareness Course, iNMAC (Digital Classroom National Motorway Course), iWDU (Digital Classroom What’s Driving Us Course) and ISCD (Digital Safe and Considerate Driving Course) that can be delivered via Digital Classroom Platforms.
Requirements needed to allow you to complete the online course:
- Device with webcam/microphone/speakers/headphones – it is advised to have a charging lead and charging point nearby. This can be a smart phone, ipad, tablet or laptop.
- Course duration 2 hours 30 minutes to include 10 minute break.
- Steady internet connection.
- Quiet room, alone with no disturbances.
- Engagement will be required throughout the course.
- Pen and Paper.
How do I join the course?
We strongly advise you download the ‘Zoom Cloud Meetings’ App in advance of joining your course.
You will receive a separate email 48 hours before your course start date/time containing the zoom joining details.
At least 15 minutes prior to the course start, open your zoom app, select ‘join a meeting’ and input your meeting ID and password.
The ‘Zoom Cloud Meetings’ app can be downloaded from your device’s app store or by visiting the official zoom website.
When downloading this App for the first time, please accept their terms and conditions and give access to your camera and microphone.
For further information about the course, please follow the youtube video link below. The video will advise what you need to do in preparation for your course and also what will happen on the day.
Please note you cannot access your course via the YouTube link.
For all new bookings please follow instructions on your course offer letter, and register your acceptance of the course offer with NDORS and follow the guidance to book in your preferred area or use the postcode of PO22 9RE for digital classroom courses. If you have any questions or queries then please call our team on 0330 222 8999 Monday –Friday 9.00am-3.00pm.
Excess speed is a factor in many road traffic collisions and the faster the speed at impact the more severe any injuries are likely to be.
The Speed Awareness Course is offered to those individuals who meet the eligibility criteria below and is an alternative to penalty points and a fine. The Course is classroom based, lasting approximately four hours and is led by professional driving Instructors at a range of locations across Sussex. The cost of the course is £90 and gives the opportunity to educate and inform drivers.
The Speed Awareness Course covers:
- Identifying Speed Limits.
- Causes and Consequences of Speeding.
- Hazard Perception.
- Strategies to help you stay within the Speed Limit.
Only eligible individuals will be offered the course – there are no public sessions.
Who can attend a Speed Awareness Course?
To be offered a Speed Awareness Course, a person must:
- Have committed a speeding offence.
- Not have been on a similar course within the last three years or have other similar prosecutions pending.
Please to see the full list of the National Driver Offender Retraining Scheme terms and conditions, alternatively you can download the PDF below.