Driving Lessons for key workers

Key Workers


Book Weekly & Intensive Lessons.

Laugh n Pass and 1st Drive Forward want to help wherever we can.

Therefore, during these times of uncertainty, one thing is certain our key workers need to get to and from work as stress-free as possible, Contact us to discuss driving lessons.

Although theory test centres and practical test centres are closed to non-key workers, they are willing to accommodate key workers with emergency tests.

We always aim to deliver driving lessons to suit individual needs and are proud of our long-standing reputation, and our driving instructors are fit and healthy taking the necessary safety precautions.

Driving lessons are provided in 2 hourly blocks 2 – 6 hrs per week.

Critical workers as listed below:

  • Health and social care
  • Education and childcare
  • Local and National Government
  • Public services
  • National security and public safety
  • Food and other essential goods
  • Utility workers, financial & communication services

How to book an emergency driving test?

Book emergency driving test, email the DVSA at critical.worker.driving.test@dvsa.gov.uk.

Book emergency theory test, email the DVSA at critical.worker.theory.test@dvsa.gov.uk

You will be asked to provide proof that it is essential to your work that your test goes ahead. When contacting the driver and vehicle standards agency, use a work email where possible. They may also ask you to send a photo of your work id badge to prove that you’re a key worker.

The DVSA have announced that as of 22nd April 2020, there will be around 90 examiners in the UK testing key/critical workers. hopefully this number will increase. You may need to travel

Unfortunately, there are no guarantees from either ourselves nor the DVSA. The DVSA will review each email application. Explain your personal needs in that email. Contact us to discuss your needs.

Further details about driving from the DVSA