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Driving theory test- Special needs
By Pass Test
Dated: Jul 06, 2010
The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) offers a number of facilities for those with special needs, which
includes foreign language voiceovers, Translator assisted, reading difficulties and hearing difficulties.
The Driving Standards Agency (DSA) offers or provides a number of facilities for those with special needs,
which includes foreign language voiceovers, extra time, British sign language interpretation, reading
difficulties and translator assisted tests.
How do candidates with special requirements take the theory test?
The following services are available for candidates with special requirements. At the time of booking all
the listed facilities or some special needs need to be demanded.
Visit: http:// www.pass-test.co.uk/common/index.aspx
Facilities for those whose first language is not English:
If a person has difficulty while reading or understanding English well, he or she can demand a voiceover in
one of 21 languages. With the help of headphones a person can hear the theory test instructions and
questions. Automatically the question will be read out to you and by touching the text on the screen; you
can also hear the answer options. By simply touching the text of the question onscreen again; you can hear
the questions as many times as you want.
Foreign language voiceovers are available in the following languages:
Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Cantonese, Dari, English, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Kashmiri, Kurdish, Mirpuri,
Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Pushto, Spanish, Tamil, Turkish, Urdu, Welsh.
Translator assisted tests:
You can also request to have a translator assistant for driving theory test if required voiceover is not
provided in the language which you need. You can get the details of the relevant DSA approved translators
which include names and contact details from the call centre agent. To arrange a test date with the translator
and driving test fees, you need to co