Getting the most out of your driving lessons

You’re learning to drive – how exciting! It’s a wonderful step towards independence and adventure.

Driving lessons are both time consuming and pricey, though, so it makes total sense to try and get the most out of each one!

There is a lot of information that you need to digest when learning to drive, and it can sometimes take learner drivers with dyslexia a bit longer to get the hang of it all.

Here are some of the particular challenges that learner drivers with dyslexia may face:

Don’t worry though! There are plenty of ways around the challenges mentioned above. Here are some strategies to discuss with your driving instructor.

Strategies to discuss with your driving instructor

If you have dyslexia, you are entitled to extra allowances during your theory and practical tests. To find out what extra help and support you can get, click the dropdown box below to access more of the articles in this series with useful info and support.

This article is part of a series exploring how to prepare for, and pass, your driving theory and practical tests. Click the links below to see more.

Part one: What to expect on your driving theory test

Part two: Extra help you can get for your driving theory test

Part three: Top tips for revising for your driving theory test

Part five: Passing your practical driving test