At all times you are responsible for your own safety, the safety of your pupil and the safety of other road users. In particular circumstances this can extend to taking physical control of the vehicle to manage a safety critical incident. If you fail in this basic responsibility, at any time, you will fail the standards Check.
From a training point of view, you are also responsible for developing your pupil’s awareness of and ability to manage risk (as the driver, your pupil also has responsibilities). This is the objective that is being assessed in this section.