Module introduction

Learning outcomes


By the end of this module we hope that you will:


  • be familiar with the current DVLA guidelines on driving for people with mental disorders


  • be familiar with the GMC guidelines on confidentiality issues around informing the DVLA


  • be able to apply this guidance in your clinical practice


  • understand the importance of documenting conversations with patients related to advice on driving


  • have learned about further sources of information and help.



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