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ADI Part One Theory Test

Approved driving instructor (ADI) part 1 test

The approved driving instructor (ADI) part 1 test is a theory test. It's the first of 3 tests you have to pass to qualify as an ADI.


Find out more at https://www.gov.uk/adi-part-1-test


Prepare for your ADI qualification tests with Driving Unlimited

Start your driving instructor training with just the right amount of resources and support you need to start building the foundations to becoming a driving instructor.


Choose the best option for you:

ADI Part One Essentials:

Start your driving instructor training with the essential reading materials to prepare for and pass your part one theory test. As you progress through your instructor training you may then choose to supplement your library with the resources you feel are most relevant to you.


  • The Official Highway Code
  • Know Your Traffic Signs
  • Driving – The Essential Skills
  • The Official DVSA Theory Test for Approved Driving Instructors
  • The Driving Instructor’s Handbook
  • Can Drivers Really Teach Themselves?


  • The Driving Unlimited ADI Part One Study Guide
  • The Driving Unlimited self-analysis tool for improving your practical driving skills


ADI Part One Enhanced:

For those who are looking to build their knowledge early within their training the part one enhanced package provides you with a full range of resources.

In addition to ADI Part One Essentials:

  • DVSA Guide to Learning to Drive
  • DVSA Helping Learners Practise
  • Prepare For Your Practical Driving Test DVD
  • Instructional techniques and Practice For Driving Instructors
  • Practical Teaching Skills For Driving Instructors
  • Practical Business Skills For Driving Instructors


Learn about our pay-as-you-learn training rates allowing you to pay separately for each stage of the DVSA three part-part qualification process.


Apply today to start your training with Driving Unlimited:

ADI Training Starter Pack


To apply for our driving instructor training, please complete your information below and a member of our team will be in touch to provide you with our Driving Instructor Trainee Starter Pack, which includes information on our training course, the ADI qualification process, our entrance assessments and a free Highway Code.

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