Anyone wanting to drive must pass both the practical driving test, and the theory test. To take the theory test, you must be a minimum age of 17 years old.
The theory test is split into two parts:
Multiple Choice Questions.......
There are 50 multiple choice questions and you have to answer at least 43 correct to pass.
Hazard Perception Video's.......
You will sit at a computer, and watch 14 video clips containing 15 hazards. You will identify the hazards by clicking a mouse as if you were driving down a road in your car. Each video is worth 5 marks making a total of 75. You must attain 44 out of 75 to pass this section.
Fasterpass will provide you with books when required interactive CD-ROM's. In addition to this, your instructor will point out signs and hazards while you are learning to drive.