3.5 Approaching pedestrian crossings

What this skill covers

Approaching controlled (such as pelican) and uncontrolled (such as zebra) pedestrian crossings. How to obey school crossing patrols.

What your pupil must know and understand

Your pupil must know and understand:

  • the visual warnings of a pedestrian crossing

  • the speed restriction as they approach a pedestrian crossing

  • not to overtake near a pedestrian crossing

  • that they need to scan for pedestrians as they approach a pedestrian crossing

  • the times and places of high risk

  • how different weather conditions can add to the risk

  • what central refuges and split carriageways are

Your pupil must use the MSM and PSL routine.