Terms & Conditions
The pupil must be in possession of a current valid provisional driving licence. It must be shown to the instructor on the first lesson. It is your responsibility to inform your instructor of any official changes to your licence.
You, the pupil, must promptly make clearly known to your instructor any medical condition or other effect that may impair your ability to drive, whereupon your instructor will take the appropriate action to conform to his/her
legal or moral obligations.
The Pupil MUST provide a minimum of 48 hours notice of any lesson cancellation otherwise the pupil will be liable for the full cost of the lesson.
Your instructor will at all times endeavor to comply with lesson arrangements, but cannot be held responsible for any inconvenience due to unforeseen events (Mechanical Breakdown/Instructor Illness etc).
Some of Scotties Driving School tuition vehicles are fitted with video cameras, these cameras are fitted for insurance purposes and maybe used as a teaching aid. The Cameras are forward and rear facing and record what is happening through the windscreen\rear window, they do not record the pupil.
Any items/personal belongings left in the instructor car is not the responsibility of the Instructor or Scotties Driving
Any abusive, offensive or other such conduct will not be tolerated and the driving lesson may be terminated without notice.
Your instructor reserves the absolute right to refuse the use of the vehicle for the purposes of taking the practical driving test if it appears in the instructor’s view that the pupil has not attained the required standard.
When booking a driving test, a joint agreement is to be made between both Instructor and pupil before a practical driving test is booked. Failure of an agreement being made will result in the instructor not making the car available for the use of taking a driving test.
We are not responsible for the cancellation or postponement of a driving test. If your driving test is cancelled at short notice by the DVSA, your lesson fee is still payable. You may be able to claim back the lesson fee from the DVSA who may reimburse such expenses.
All Blocked Booked Lessons must be taken within a 6-month period otherwise the lessons will be void.
Any complaints must be made in writing to “Scotties Driving School, 49 Curling Tye, Basildon, Essex, SS14 2PS.
A signed copy of these terms and conditions will be stored electronically and will be destroyed on the pupils passing of a driving test or pupil no longer doing driving lessons with us.