Hazard perception test practice
You can practise the latest hazard test with the most recent DVSA CGI hazard perception revision clips here: Hazard test
It is highly recommended to practise hazard perception clips before going to the official theory test. Mistakes in hazard test are most common and usually become the reason of failure.
The changes in the hazard perception test came due to the poor quality of the old filmed clips. The new hazard perception clips show the same situations as the old clips, but they have better image quality and include modern surroundings and vehicles. Watch the examples of hazard perception clips below.
From a practical perspective, the way the hazard perception test works has not changed. The main principles and the pass marks are the same.
Hazard perception clips feature everyday road scenes and contain at least one ‘developing hazard’, but one of the clips features 2 ‘developing hazards’. You should bear in mind that a ‘developing hazard’ is not merely something that requires your attention, but rather something that may result in you having to react to it by taking some action.
Watch the YouTube videos below to get a better understanding of how hazard perception clips work. It is highly recommended to practise hazard perception clips before going to the official test. This way you can familiarise yourself with the typical content of hazard perception clip and get to know how to observe a hazard.
Watch this video to get a better understanding of the new hazard perception test:
Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency mentioned that in the future CGI hazard perception clips may include situations with vulnerable road users such as children, cyclists and motorcyclists without any risk.
You can find many Hazard perception testing clips from the Internet. Probably the best and most accurate test you can find here: hazard perception test.
Hazard Perception Test
|License category||Video clips||Developing hazards||Pass mark|
|Car and motorcycle||14 clips||15||44 out of 75|
|Lorry, bus and coach||19 clips||20||67 out of 100|
|Approved driving instructor Part 1||14 clips||15||57 out of 75|