The Your Belt / Your Life Scheme provides an educational alternative to prosecution. It is designed to explain why it is important for you to wear a seatbelt. The Scheme has been created by the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) and is administered by AA DriveTech. AA Drivetech’s Frequently Asked Questions are noted below.
Frequently Asked Questions
The online course will take approximately 30 minutes to complete. You will be taken through interactive e-learning screens which will highlight the positives of wearing a seatbelt. There is a quiz at the end of the course which will gauge what you have learnt from the course. Please visit www.roadsafety.police.uk and login using your Ticket Number and PIN Number.
For those without internet access there is a fully offline alternative. Please contact our Customer Care Team on 0845 070 1169 for more details.
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There is a short quiz at the end of the course. You will be expected to achieve a minimum pass mark of 7 out of 10. There is no limit on the number of quiz attempts you can have, so long as the quiz is successfully completed prior to the Completion Deadline date, which is shown on the front of your letter.
The cost of the course will be less than the fine. You will also be given the opportunity to learn something new and increase your awareness on road safety.
No. The courses are only available to those offenders referred to us by a Police force.
No, Payment can only be made at the time of booking using either a credit or debit card.
Your personal information will not be given to any organisation not directly involved in the operation of the Scheme. The anonymous information you provide may be used for research purposes to help identify benefits of the scheme and develop potential future training programmes. All information is retained for 6 years.
To decline this offer please complete the Fixed Penalty form sent to you by the Police. This will arrive with you a few days after the initial course invitation letter.
The course must be completed before the Completion Deadline date. Failure to do so will result in you being issued with a fine from the Police. If you have already paid for the course and your Completion Deadline date passes, you will not be issued with a refund. See our clause on 'Payment' in our Terms and Conditions.
No, we will advise the Police that you have successfully completed a Course.
You cannot take part in the Your Belt / Your Life course within 3 years of the first offence date.