All instructors at Coniston 4×4 are accredited by BORDA

As a centre accredited by the British Off-Road Driving Association [BORDA], we are authorised to administer courses in line with the organisation’s syllabus.

We’re pleased to have one of the country’s few BORDA Specialist Trainers on the staff of Coniston Off-Road, and with decades of combined experience on hand from across the team, we can deliver the perfect off-highway driver training course to meet your needs.

Below are very brief course overviews, but if you have any unanswered questions, please do get in touch.


Basic Level

Course Length: Half a day
A standard for private and commercial drivers who use 4x4s regularly but only drive in mild off-highway conditions.

Standard Level

Course Length: One day (9:30am – 4:30pm)
A standard for private and commercial drivers who may use 4x4s in off-highway areas of moderate difficulty.

Higher Level

Course Length: Two days (9:30am – 4:30pm)
A standard for operators working in unknown conditions and are likely to encounter situations that require a high level of training and skill.