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Saudi female driving instructors discuss two years on the road

Three Saudi female driving instructors reflect on how two years behind the wheel changed their lives and those of their students By Ban Barkawi AMMAN, June 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – It has been two years since Saudi Arabia lifted a ban on female drivers, long seen as an emblem of repression against women in […]

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Brighton driving instructors divided over resumption of lessons

DRIVING instructors are divided on whether it is safe to resume lessons this weekend. On Thursday, the government made a late addition to the list of businesses allowed to restart from Saturday. Driving lessons have been given the green light and there will be “a phased approach to resuming practical testing”. Instructors should keep windows […]

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Coronavirus in Ireland – Irish driving instructors prepare for return after Covid lockdown with new safety measures

IRISH driving instructors are preparing for a return to the roads after the Covid-19 lockdown – with a rake of new safety measures. Instructors hope to start classes from July 20, with some plans for steam cars, installing protective screens and using gloves and masks to resume their activities. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog […]

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Driving instructors feel ‘abandoned’ and ‘confused’ as they still don’t know when and how they can return to work

Driving instructors are feeling ‘abandoned’ and ‘confused’ during the Covid-19 crisis as workers are still unsure when and how they can resume teaching. This is according to the National Joint Certified Driving Instructors Council (ADINJC) who say they are unable to schedule lessons for learner drivers as there is ‘no proper plan’ set out by […]

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Driving instructors back on the road in British Columbia despite continued suspension of ICBC testing

British Columbians who want to get behind the wheel legally can resume taking driving lessons after lessons were suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They can’t get a license yet. As of June 1, ICBC has reinstated knowledge testing, the prerequisite for slamming a learner magnet onto the bumper and being cleared to practice before […]