Spend individual time with an Occupational Therapist and specialist Approved Driving Instructor, who will assess and advise you on how your medical condition or disability affects your ability to drive safely, and recommend any required adaptations. You will also receive independent advice on the most suitable product choices for you. 

Disabled driving assessment and instruction

If you are disabled, driving can seem a daunting prospect. We are specialists in all aspects of driving for disabled people, with expert assessors and instructors backed by specialist technology.

We have a wide variety of specially adapted dual-controlled cars fitted with hand controls and left foot accelerators, swivel seat and hi-tech vehicles that can be driven from a wheelchair. Our service is fully equipped to facilitate driving for disabled people and provide adaptations accordingly.

Disabled driving training and adaptations

A Driving Assessment is recommended for those who:

  • have a medical condition such as stroke, dementia, head injury, epilepsy or other neurological condition;
  • have psychological difficulty, physical disability or visual impairment;
  • are a provisional licence holder or are seeking a provisional licence

We can assess and advise you on disabled driving training and adaptations. We handle a wide variety of disabled driving conditions, including deafness, recovery from a brain injury, adapting to a stroke or conditions such as multiple sclerosis or cerebral palsy.

We will be happy to talk you through our services. Call us today on 020 8770 1151 or email us at mobility@qef.org.uk

A standard driving assessment costs £180 and will usually last between 3-4 hours.
For people with more complex requirements a hi-tech vehicle assessment may be more appropriate and these costs £325 and usually last a full day. 
Download our Driving Assessment application form.