To become a driving instructor in the UK,
you must check that you:
Criminal Records Bureau (CRB)
Next, you must obtain a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) Disclosure
To do this, call TMG on 0845 251 5000 and complete the application form they send you and return to them ASAP.
Or complete the application online by clicking here: online
You will need the following information:
and register your details. You will need your email address and will be asked to create a password. TGM will write to you enclosing a copy of your disclosure certificate and number - like the image to the right.
DVSA ADI 3
Once you have received your Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) number you may now register as a PDI (Potential Driving Instructor).
To do this, you can apply by post or online.
To apply by post, complete your ADI 3 and return to DVSA address on form.
Or to apply online, click here: Online. You will need:
The DVSA will write to confirm your registration and PRN.
This whole process can take about 4-6 weeks so we advise starting your studies ASAP and complete Part 1 whilst this process is completed.
You now have your DVSA PRN (personal reference number). You may now book your 1st test when ready.
If you have any queries about any of this process, please do call us on 01326 377459