Module 2 Includes:

  • Eyesight test
  • Safety questions
  • Road riding
  • Independent riding

The Eyesight Test:

  • You’ll have to correctly read a number plate on a parked vehicle
  • The vehicle will be at least 20 metres away if it has a new-style number plate, and 20.5 metres away if it has an old-style number plate
  • New-style number plates start with 2 letters followed by 2 numbers, for example AB51 ABC
  • You’ll fail your test if you can’t pass the eyesight test. The test won’t continue
  • You can write down what you see if you can’t speak English or have difficulty reading
  • Vehicle safety questions
  • Road riding

You’ll ride in a variety of road and traffic conditions. You’ll be asked to carry out:

  • Normal stops
  • An angle start (pulling out from behind a parked vehicle)
  • A hill start (where possible)
  • The examiner will give you directions using a radio. They will normally follow you on a motorcycle
  • Independent riding
  • You’ll have about 10 minutes of independent riding. This is designed to assess your ability to ride safely while making your own decisions

At the end of Module 2:

At the end of Module 2, the examiner will give you the result and feedback. If you pass, the examiner will explain to you how to change your provisional licence into a full licence.