Pass Plus driver training course

Pass Plus is a practical training course that takes at least 6 hours and is for drivers to improve their skills and drive more safely.

Pass Plus is a course that you can take once you have passed your driving test. By improving your driving skills and hazard awareness, you may reduce the risk of being involved in a serious crash.

GOV.UK has more information on the Pass Plus course.

The course covers:

  • motorway and town driving
  • country driving
  • all-weather driving
  • night driving.

To apply for the course, please print out the Pass Plus application form (PDF, 1.4 MB) and return it to:

Carol Collen, Road Safety, KCC Highways and Transportation, 1st Floor, Invicta House, Maidstone ME14 1XX

If you have any questions please email pass.plus@kent.gov.uk.

We offer Kent residents the opportunity to have a £60 discount on their Pass Plus driver training.

Young drivers who have completed a Pass Plus course within 12 months of passing their test may receive a discount on car insurance.

To qualify for the £60 discount you must:

  • be aged between 17-21
  • have passed your test within the last 12 months
  • live in the Kent County Council catchment area (excluding Medway)
  • use an approved driving instructor (PDF, 43.2 KB) registered with us
  • register with us before starting the Pass Plus course to receive your unique driver reference number. Your instructor will need this number before training. The number is only valid for 3 months
  • understand that the cost of any additional training (more than 6 hours) must be paid for by you.

Terms and conditions: Kent County Council reserve the right to cease the pass plus subsidy scheme at any time.