Approved driving instructors (ADIs) are regularly assessed on their instructional ability. During a normal lesson with a pupil, they’re assessed on how well they:
Your instructor will have a grade from either the current grading system, or an older system. Any instructor with a grade from the old system will get a new grade the next time they’re assessed by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency. The current grading system has these levels.
Grade Score Description
GRADE A 43 to 51 The instructor has shown a high standard of instruction.
GRADE B 31 to 42 The instructor has shown a satisfactory standard of instruction.
FAIL 0 to 30 The instructor’s performance is unsatisfactory