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    Adrian Driving School

    EDT Lessons are not required if your first learner permit was issued before 4 April 2011. All other learner drivers must complete EDT before booking and taking their driving test. What is Essential Driver Training? Essential Driver Training (EDT) is a mandatory training course that teaches fundamental driving skills to learner car drivers. It is part of the RSA’s Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) scheme and is intended to improve road safety. EDT is only part of the learning process, you will need lots of practice with your sponsor and may need more lesson from your driving instructor to become a safe driver. Why do I need EDT Lessons? Studies show that young drivers and inexperienced drivers are more likely to crush or be seriously injured in collisions, and EDT lesson is one of several measures introduced by the RSA to help improve critical driving knowledge, skills and behaviours of new drivers. If the issue date of your first B category (Car) learner permit is on or after 4 April 2011, in order to be able to book and sit your full driving test, you must first complete all EDT lessons. If you are not required to complete EDT, you may Read more [...]