Level crossing awareness

Level crossing awareness

For motorists who have driven through a level crossing after the warning lights have been activated

 

Level crossing awareness

The aim of the Level Crossing Awareness Scheme is to enable drivers to gain a fuller understanding of the dangers and potential consequences of failing to comply with automatic level crossing signals and, as a result, change their driving behaviour.

FAQsTs & Cs

Why should you attend this Driver Awareness course?

  • Venues available throughout England and Wales
  • Easy to book online or by phone
  • No driving required
  • Choose a date and time that suits  you – evenings and weekends may be available
  • Avoid a ticket (fine and points) or court
  • Training in a relaxed environment
  • Drivers say they benefit from the experience
  • No pass or fail tests

Duration:

 

2½ hours – no driving required.

Content:

 

The Course consists of an interactive presentation on all aspects of driving and the dangers of ‘jumping a level crossing’ in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.

The key objectives are to:
•    Identify the benefits of complying with level crossings
•    Understand the possible consequences of non compliance
•    Improve your knowledge of level crossings
•    Raise awareness of appropriate attitudes towards the use of level crossings
•    Recognise personal responsibility in driving choices

Venues:

 

The Level Crossing Awareness Scheme is run throughout England and Wales. We do offer a selection of venues to keep travelling distances to a minimum. Please note not all venues may be available on your specified date. For more details on your venue and directions, see tabs to the left.

Brighton

Holiday Inn,
Kings Road,
Brighton

BN1 2JF

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue but it is chargeable at £5.

Bury St Edmunds

The Suffolk Hotel and Golf Club,
Fornham St. Genevieve,
Bury St Edmunds

IP28 6JQ

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue.

Cambridge (North)

St John’s Innovation Centre,
Cowley Road,
Cambridge 

CB4 0WS

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue.

Carmarthen

The Ivy Bush Royal Hotel,
Spilman Street,
Carmarthen,
Carmarthenshire

SA31 1LG

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue.

Crawley

Holiday Inn Express,
Haslett Avenue,
East Three Bridges,
Crawley

RH10 1UA

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue.

Ealing

Exchange Plaza (3rd Floor),
58 Uxbridge Road  - at junction with St Leonard’s Road,
Ealing,
London 

W5 2ST

Plan route

There is no parking available at the venue, however there is public parking nearby, which can either be pre-paid on a meter (that can be paid for by phone or with coins) or pay & display in car parks.

Nottingham

Crowne Plaza Nottingham,
Wollaton Street,
Nottingham 

NG1 5FW

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue. Please disregard the parking fees, you will be given a token during the course to exit the car park.

Portsmouth

Holiday Inn,
Pembroke Road,
Portsmouth,

PO1 2TA

Plan route

Website directions

There is parking available at the venue.

Ruskin

Ruskin Drive,
Dentons Green,
St Helens

WA10 6RP

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Website directions

There is parking available at the venue.

Sunderland

Sunderland
Suite E16,
Innovator House,
Silverbriar,
Sunderland Enterprise Park (East),
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

SR5 2TQ

Plan route

There is parking available at the venue.

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0845 070 3609

8am–8pm Weekdays, 8am–3pm Weekends, Closed Bank holidays