With effect from April 2011, all new learner drivers must complete Essential Driver Training (EDT) with an approved driving instructor. All new learner drivers must complete 12 lessons before applying for their test. It is also a requirement that you complete a log book which must be signed off after each lesson by an ADI (Approved Driving Instructor).
You can read summaries of each EDT lesson by clicking below:
Lesson 1: Car Controls & Safety Check
Lesson 4: Progression Management
Lesson 5: Correct Position (in more Complex Situations)
Lesson 6: Anticipation & Reaction
Lesson 8: Driving Safely Through Traffic
Lesson 9: Changing Direction (in more Complex Situations)