The information that follows is taken from the DVSA National Driver and Rider Training Standard - Unit 6. Unit 6 is for the Trainer, developing a programme of role play for trainee driving instructors.
'The role play will help trainee driving instructors to learn how to deal with situations that they may come across with their learners. You will know when role play is appropriate to use as a training method, and be aware of the strengths and limitations of its use. You will be able to brief the trainee instructor and undertake a variety of roles yourself as a trainer. You will be able to make sure the role play develops the trainee instructor’s confidence by using accurate and supportive feedback. You will know when to close the role play and be able to help the trainee instructor to understand the learning achieved. You will appreciate the importance of, and need to comply with, relevant health and safety practices and road traffic legislation in all role play activity.
You must be able to:
You must know and understand: