While we have been in lockdown I have been working hard to improve Topham Drive I have attended training Webinars, Zoom training meetings and looked at several ways to improve the smooth and effective way to run the business so the improvemnets Topham Drive are making will endeavor to help improve your learning experience.
It is hoped that very soon the following will be part of Topham Drive and pupils training;
1. Go Pro - video recording of lessons. (pupil/parent permission)
2. Go Pro - online training videos availble exclusivley to pupils via the website.
3. Weekly Webinar Lessons.
4. Weekly Pod Casts.
5. New in-car training techniques.
6. Quick Books invoice payments via PayPal.
1. Can I have driving Lessons now?
NO... Only key NHS and other HelathWorkers should be doing lessons and only if they need to drive to get to work and have a test booked.
2. What date will lessons restart again?
We are currently waiting for the DVSA to update us. It is possible that it may be late June or Beginning of July. I will update as soon as i know.
3.Will lesson times be affected?
YES... I will offer 1 hour or 1.5 Hour lessons and restrict the amount of lessons I conduct per day.
4. Will I need PPE?
YES... It is Government advice that you should wear a face covering.
I will be wearing a face mask. The pupil must bring their own covering.
Topham Drive will be supplying an Antibacterial Hand Gel (65% Al).
5.Will your car be clean?
YES... I will do a full clean before lessons restart. After every lesson and before the next pupil I will clean down the interior of the car and external door handles using Strictly Professional Isopropyl Alcohol IPA 70% and paper towels. I will try to keep as environmentally friendly as I can.
6. I am thinking of starting lessons can I book now?
YES... Give me a call or send me a message and we can get you on our list.
7. I have a Test booked will it be cancelled or changed?
MAYBE... We are still waiting to hear from the DVSA which should be at the end of May.
8. Can I book a Driving Test?
NO... At the moment driving tests are restricted to Key NHS and other Health care workers. The online booking site is currently closed to the public.
9. How can I pay for lessons in the furuture?
Lesson Payment will be via BACS transfer, In car contactless card payment,
(Coming soon Quick Book/ Paypal payments).
Cash will temporarily not be accepted
Return to work Temporary Lesson Times (COVID-19)
Lessons are available between the following days & times;
As from the (DATE TO BE CONFIRMED, possible Late June).
I will only offer a certain amount of lessons per day.
(Ensuring that essential cleaning can be done between lessons for pupil /instructor safety)
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesdays - 10:00 -18:00Hrs
Thursdays - 10:00 - 16:00
Fridays 09:00 -15:00Hrs
Sundays - TBC
Pass Plus, Night Drive & Motorway lessons by appointment only.