Learning to drive is a worthwhile skill to have. Learners often need to have lots of training to be able to pass a practical test in the UK. The average learner driver has 44 hours of driving tuition and usually have driving lessons with a driving school or a driving instructor. Sometimes learner drivers will learn to drive privately with mum and dad or a close friend. The DVSA states that the average learner needs 44 hours and half again in private driving practice. The national pass rate is 44% of all driving tests. The Learner Pod recognises the importance of informing and educating learners via news and information, enabling them to make informed choices when it comes to learning to drive in the UK.