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Providing CPD & support for
Driving Instructors along the South Coast

The Rainbow Centre - SDIA's nominated charity
 


Diary of Events

Future Events      Past Events

Forthcoming events are listed below. If you are interested in any of these then please use the Contact Page to let us know. Similarly, if you have any suggestions for events or speakers then please share this information with one of the Committee or drop us an email. We are always open to suggestions.

For external events, please contact the people specified and ensure you are happy with the content of the course before applying.

Future Events

16th February 7.15pm for 7.30pm - Quarterly CPD Meeting

Venue: Wickham Community Centre
Two speakers:
Jeremy Moger from the Marmalade Network Ltd who aims to support ADIs to make the most of commissions and other business benefits available. He believes there is potential for some ADIs to generate additional income of up of 1800 by joining this network.

Geoff Finnimore who has been involved in driving education for over 30 years as an ADI, Coach and qualified teacher in the lifelong learning sector. He started developing training aids for Driving Instructors 12 years ago after being disappointed with the options of material available, especially connected to Pass Plus. He will be discussing: promoting Pass Plus, using the Pass Plus training aid, including, during the course of standard instruction.

14th March 7pm - Committee Meeting

Venue: Cowplain
Please note that Committee Meeting Minutes are available upon request. Just let us know so that you can be added into the distribution list.

2nd May 7pm - Committee Meeting

Venue: TBA
Please note that Committee Meeting Minutes are available upon request. Just let us know so that you can be added into the distribution list.

16th May 7.15pm for 7.30pm - Quarterly CPD Meeting

Venue: TBA

18th July 7pm - Committee Meeting

Venue: Denmead
Please note that Committee Meeting Minutes are available upon request. Just let us know so that you can be added into the distribution list.

17th August 7.15pm for 7.30pm - Quarterly CPD Meeting

Venue: TBA

14th November 7.15pm for 7.30pm - Quarterly CPD Meeting

Venue: TBA

Past Events

Quarterly Meetings - topics

Many topics have been covered since SDIA started in 2010. Here are just a few:
    The Honest Truth
    Standards Check
    Fleet training
    Collision Investigation presentation
    iPad user knowledge sharing session
    Use of social media sites for business promotion - Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
    National Standards for Driver Training & their link with the Standards Check
    Safe Drive Stay Alive campaign
    Client centred learning
    Accountancy
    Road Safety

Courses

    Stephen Haley - Mind Driving
    PTLLS course
    Skid Pan Experiences
    First Aid courses
    Driving Instructors Diploma Study Group
If you are interested in SDIA repeating any of these courses then email to express an interest.

Other Events

Annual Christmas Party / Meal