4.1 Reversing in a straight line, reversing left or right

What this skill covers

Pulling the car up on the left or right and reversing in a straight line on:

  • wide and narrow roads

  • level and sloping roads

What your pupil must know and understand

Your pupil must know and understand:

  • how to manoeuvre safely, legally and in a way that is convenient to others

  • how to coordinate foot and hand controls

  • square and radius corners

  • how to steer the car so that it moves in the right direction

  • the importance of good observation, judgement and accuracy

  • how to signal