Lesson Planner – Updated 2022 Edition

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80-page A4 lesson planner for PDIs and ADIs that follows the DVSA learning to drive syllabus. Written and produced by Dave Foster MA, Dip.DI, founder of 1st 4 Driving and DTE-Elite.

✔ Updated for 2022

Fly through your part 3/standards test using tried and tested lesson plans and structures to meet your pupil’s needs!

The truth is that so many part 3 and standards tests are failed because of a simple lack of structure. Follow the guidance in this Lesson Planner and structure your lessons EVERY time and you’ll be in the best position to pass your part 3/standards test with flying colours.

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Description

Driving Lesson Planner for PDIs and ADIs that follows the DVSA learning to drive syllabus. Written and produced by Dave Foster MA, Dip.DI, founder of 1st 4 Driving and DTE-Elite.

Fly through your part 3/standards test using tried and tested lesson plans and structures to meet your pupil’s needs!

The truth is that so many part 3 and standards tests are failed because of a simple lack of structure. Follow the guidance in this lesson planner and structure your lessons EVERY time and you’ll be in the best position to pass your part 3/standards test with flying colours.

Specification:

Version: 2022

Page size: A4

Format: Display book, plastic pouches. Perfect for future updates and use with dry-wipe marker pens (sold separately)

Pages: 80

Dispatched from: Callington, Cornwall

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What we’ve improved for 2022:

  • Completely remastered hundreds of graphics throughout the publication for better quality diagrams. This includes more realistic
  • Added prompts for carrying loads including bike racks, top boxes, animals and children
  • References to the new towing rules and electric vehicles including charging
  • New graphics for zebra, toucan, pelican and puffin crossings
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44 reviews for Lesson Planner – Updated 2022 Edition

  1. John L. (verified owner)

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    Really easy to follow wordings and diagrams . It structures your lessons From the word go .

  2. Alan Jamieson (verified owner)

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    Print quality could be higher.

  3. Mohamed Mohamed (verified owner)

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  4. Anonymous (verified owner)

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    I thought it could have been laminated…
    And the graphics could have had more detail in them.
    It also looks like it’s put together with printed sheets inside plastic wallets.

    I’m afraid I’m going to say it does not merit the asking price TBH.

  5. Alan (verified owner)

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    A very helpful book and look forward
    To using it

  6. Danny Gibson (verified owner)

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    Very good quality and the lesson planner very much up to date fantastic

  7. Mark D. (verified owner)

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    Excellent product & very beneficial to my pupils. Clear & precise

  8. Alan Whitcombe (verified owner)

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    Well presented and professional layout

  9. Juanita (verified owner)

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    Nice fresh layout and diagrams. Used it today on novice pupil regarding weather conditions etc, worked well

  10. Mike J. (verified owner)

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    A concise Coaching Companion.Good quality graphics with well laid out Lesson Plans.High quality, Professional presentation.

  11. Alan Wild (verified owner)

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    Very good quality and value for money

  12. Phil Robinson (verified owner)

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    Very interesting and informative book .

  13. Craig (verified owner)

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    The lesson planner really is well thought out and plenty of scenario’ situations!
    I’ve used it on 3 new pupil’s –
    The lay out and diagrams –
    Pictures of the planner are really useful.
    Really great investment.
    I’ll be honest, I was dubious but now very happy and content !!
    Thank You

  14. Gavin Catt (verified owner)

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    The book is so easy to follow. It makes each lesson have a structure and without waisting time get all the points an instructor needs to get across to the pupil.

  15. Rosemarie (verified owner)

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    Amazing service, arrived within 2 days of ordering & I’m really pleased with the product

  16. Mark Quinsee (verified owner)

    Just received my planner and I feel the pages should be laminated as I wouldn’t want to write on the a4 sleeves they are in, my old one has lasted me ten years but I don’t feel this one will last as long. I havnt looked at the content yet so can’t comment

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Hi Mark, I’m sorry to see that you’ve left a negative review. I can assure you that the sleeves are perfectly suitable for writing on with dry-wipe markers and will come off perfectly – it’s been properly tested and we wouldn’t advertise it as suitable for dry-wipe if that wasn’t the case.

      There are a few reasons why we chose to use pouches rather than laminating the pages. Firstly, laminating would make the product more expensive. Pouches also open up the possibility for the Planner to be updated in the future as the law, technology and coaching methods change and develop. I used (a very old version of) this planner in one of these folders in every lesson I taught for many years – if you look after it it should absolutely stand the test of time. In fact, many instructors are still using the original near-15-year-old version of this.

      I’m slightly disappointed that you decided to leave a 2 star review as soon as you received the Planner without looking at any of the content. I really hope you enjoy it as you begin to use it in your lessons, maybe you’ll update your review once you have a proper look.

      Dave

  17. GARY LEE SAUL (verified owner)

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  18. Terry B. (verified owner)

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    Really good at a first glance but haven’t used it yet .

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Great thanks Terry – enjoy it when you start using it.

  19. Stephen P. (verified owner)

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    Very handy having the notes/ prompts on each topic

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Stephen, enjoy!

  20. Ray Smith (verified owner)

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    Each page should read top to bottom otherwise great..

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Hi Ray, thanks for the comment. The Lesson Planner has been designed to be used sideways so your pupil can see the diagram while you read the corresponding notes. I’ve done an explainer video showing you the best way to use it: https://dte-elite.co.uk/lesson-planner-tutorial/

  21. Diane (verified owner)

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    Looks great. Concise and clear. Will make great use of the graphics, thank you.

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks for the review Diane, there are loads of diagrams in there that you can use with your visual learners and don’t forget to download the additional diagrams from the website, link is in the book!

  22. Simon (verified owner)

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    Excellent thank you .

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Simon, glad you like it

  23. Mark (verified owner)

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    I think it is a great piece of kit to use, simple & straight forward. For a newly qualified ADI it helps me structure a lesson while I’m still finding my feet.

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks for the review Mark. Congrats on passing your Part 3 test and enjoy life as an ADI!

  24. RASANAYAGAM RAVIKUMAR (verified owner)

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    Very useful for standard check

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Rasanayagam I’m glad you’re enjoying it.

  25. Gopal Budhia (verified owner)

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    Flimsy, could have been laminated. Awkward to use due to layout

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Hi Gopal Thank you for purchasing the lesson planner. Choosing the cover was difficult as we have said previously we really wanted one that driving instructors could update easily and not have to replace the whole planner. There are many planners with hard covers and laminated that are not updatable for £70 plus but we wanted to keep the costs down feeling the information the planner contained was more important. The layout does seem awkward at first glance but it is designed that as you sit at 90 degrees to your pupil (COVID friendly) that you are both looking at your side correctly. If you were side by side say at a desk, it would appear wrong. There is a link to a video https://youtu.be/2OuVM-bKOGU that can help you. Enjoy and hope you find this informative. If you have any other questions please contact us.

  26. VIMAL PARMAR (verified owner)

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    Excellent lesson planner – helps to structure a lesson.
    The information and diagrams are easy to understand and very useful.

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thank you so much Vimal for the kind words

  27. Talib K. (verified owner)

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    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thank you for your review Talib

  28. Peter (verified owner)

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    I think it would be better in a hard folder.

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Hi Peter, Thank you for your review. The decision to use the cover format we did was difficult. We wanted something that could be easily updated. So many planners cannot be updated forcing the purchaser to buy a new one or work with one thats out of date. We think the ability to be able to send simple updates as they happen will suit more people. Of course a perfect solution would have been an updatable but hard back cover but we’ve never been able to source one yet, we’ll keep trying though. Cheers

  29. Steve Ridley

    As an Ordit registered trainer im certainly going to reccomend it as a training aid as its set up to cover the DVSA syllabus and will be a valuable tool to help them to deliver a quality structued client centred lesson which delivers value for money time after

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Hi Steve and high praise indeed coming from such an experienced ORDIT instructor trainer. There is a new book coming on the complete guide to instructor training so keep your eyes peeled.

  30. Victoria M. (verified owner)

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    Arrived in good time and is very clear and broad in content.

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thank you for your review Victoria

  31. Anonymous (verified owner)

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    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thank you for your review!

  32. Donna Renwick (verified owner)

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    Superb investment

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thank you for such a nice comment Donna

  33. Philip Lamplugh (verified owner)

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    Excellent well thought out planner

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks for the review Philip

  34. joe delaney (verified owner)

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    great product and seller

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Joe. Enjoy the Planner

  35. Neil White (verified owner)

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    This Lesson Planner (LP) deserves a 5 out of 5 but I’ve given it a 4 for positive reasons. (I WANT MORE).

    As a PDI, this is a well thought out LP with the spin of using/having the GROW module being placed within lessons (the 1st LP I’ve seen having a learning module being shown within it).
    But I feel (to get a 5) it would help, if a couple of short videos from 2 or 3 or all of the training objectives were made available from your website to give us a combined idea explaining how the involvement of “transfer of knowledge”, “main objectives”, “Dave’s top tips” and “debrief” are involved and put together for a more concrete understanding of its meaning within a lesson.

    We all have our different ways of best learning and for me the “penny generally drops” when I see a video of it shown rather than just reading it. The two together would be ideal.

    Hope this helps

    Regards

    Neil White

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Hi Neil, thanks for the feedback. I’m glad you like the Lesson Planner and the way the GROW model has been incorporated. Adding accompanying video content for the LP is something I’m looking into, and we already have a growing bank of free-to-watch videos on our YouTube channel. The LP already comes free with extra downloadable content but we’re always looking at ways of adding value to you.

      As you say, everybody has their own learning style, which is why I’m starting to turn my attention towards an Online Learning System for 1st 4 Driving pupils, so they can continue the learning from home, or refamiliarise themselves with something they may have learnt in their lesson.

      Update 26/03/2021: I’ve recorded a quick tutorial video for those who have bought a lesson planner. You can watch it by clicking here.

      Enjoy the Planner
      Dave

  36. Carlyne Beauchamp (verified owner)

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    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks for the enjoy Carlyne. Enjoy the Lesson Planner.

  37. Jeanette (verified owner)

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    Great book, efficient service 5*

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Jeanette!

  38. Satish J. (verified owner)

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    Fantastic book, helps me on all aspects of my driving instructing.

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks for the review Satish. The Lesson Planner is indeed designed to cover the whole DVSA syllabus! Happy teaching.

  39. Cigdem Ibili (verified owner)

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    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Cigdem. Enjoy the Lesson Planner.

  40. Ian KINGDON (verified owner)

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    Great product, brought it to show new people in the trade how to tailor their lesson plan when coaching. Cheers Dave

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Great, thanks Ian. This Planner is perfect for PDIs and ADIs. Enjoy!

  41. Mark Chapman (verified owner)

    This planner is the best i’ve come across, been looking for something like this for years so clear and precise. A must for every lesson, brilliant work Mr Foster!

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Mark, great to hear from you. Enjoy the lesson planner when we go back to work.

  42. Natalie Sjoholm

    Amazing book. Helps you step by step in what you need for each lesson! Diagrams are clear and to help the learner that you can use dry wipe pens and wipe off. Very much focuses on the help needed for your part3/standards check!

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks so much Natalie. One of the main aims with the Lesson Planner was to help people through their part 3/standards checks. Enjoy!

  43. Dave Knapton

    By far the best lesson planner out there, clear, detailed and easy to use, it’s a pass Dave

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks so much David. I know you were using my original planner that helped you pass your original part 3 what must be over 10 years now. Glad you like it.

  44. Scott

    Great product with detailed lesson plans and diagrams. Perfect for my pupils and great value for money!

    • Dave Foster (store manager)

      Thanks Scott!

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