National Driving 4 Change Course

The police offer this course as an alternative to prosecution. It helps drivers better understand the impact of their driving on other road users.

Before you start...

You'll need the following to book onto this course:

  • your driving licence number

  • a debit or credit card.

This course costs £95 in Hertfordshire.

Course information

The Driving 4 Change course is based out on the road with a driving instructor. We'll provide you with a fully insured car.

There is no formal driving test.

It is normally held in Hertford. We'll give you more details when you book a place on the course.

The course lasts for 2 hours 15 minutes.

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time. You won't be allowed to take part if you're late.

You must show your driving licence with photo ID on arrival to take part.

Special requirements

Tell us in advance of any special requirements. Call us on 0300 123 4035.

Special requirements may include arranging:

  • instalment payments – the course must be fully paid for in advance

  • a private room for breastfeeding

  • an interpreter.

All of our training venues have wheelchair access and reserved parking spaces for blue badge holders.

What to do in severe weather

If there’s snow or flooding on the day of your course, call the venue to check it’s still going ahead.

County Hall front reception: 01992 555400

If you can't make it because of the weather conditions, or for any other reason, please contact us on 0300 123 4035 to arrange a new date. You can't re-book online.

Will my information be kept confidential?

Yes. We will keep your attendance information for 1 year. We'll tell the police about your attendance once you have completed the course.

The police will then keep your information for 7 years.


More information about the course.