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How distractions affect your learner’s driving

How to help your learner concentrate on driving

Distractions to remove in stage one

Visual, physical and mental distractions 

Road rules on technology

How to help your learner concentrate on driving

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Music

Keep music off when your learner is driving.

 

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No other passengers

Make sure it's just you and your learner in the car when they drive.
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Quiet areas

Choose quiet areas for your learner to practise driving.

 

Distractions on a drive can include:

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Visual distractions

Seeing something that makes your learner take their eyes off the road.
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Physical distractions

Doing something that makes your learner take their hands off the steering wheel.

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Mental distractions

Thinking about something that makes your learner slow to react.