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At Smart Drive UK we are totally committed to providing you with an outstanding Driving School Franchise which delivers a continuous supply of business that suits your requirements, whether thats 10 hours per week or 60 hours per week. We want to make you more profitable than other driving schools. 100% Confidence!!

Having had an amazing 16 years in the Driving Instructor Business we want you to join our family team. You could be our first Instructor in your area. With only around 30 driving instructors in total you will never be just a number to us.

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MANAGED BOOKINGS

Smart Drive UK will manage all your driving classes and appointments when you are on the go.

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MARKETING SUPPORT

We want your franchise to succeed and support you with online and offline marketing support.

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GOOGLE ADVERISING

Smart Drive UK handles Google Advertising, Facebook and more to ensure you are always busy.

Why Choose Us?

We undestand the risk to yourself of commiting to a contract that has either no guarantee of providing a specifc number of pupils or some that promise to give you only 50 pupils per year (that’s less than one per week). That is why we have created a NO Risk Franchise that leaves you in control and no financial risk to you. We want you to join and stay with us not because the contract term says you must but because you want to, and you love what we do for you, and we will not recruit another driving Instructor in your area unless we have to turn away business because you are too busy and need support. We do not have any sales teams so don’t worry just our family members explaining what we do.

97% of Driving Instructors that started with us on our trial period decided to stay with us. The other 3% left due to personal circumstances and not because of the service we provided. Filling your diary quickly is our highest priority and we will GUARANTEE a minimum number of pupils that will be given to you.

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Smart Drive UK- For Thatcham ADIs Looking for Franchise Opportunities

For ADIs seeking a rewarding driving instructor franchise opportunity in Thatcham, Smart Drive UK is one of the best options. The company has made a reputation for delivering the right supply of students to franchisees depending on their location and diary schedule. As an experienced company with good reputation, driving instructor franchisees in Thatcham can expect up to 60 hours work each week.

Awards

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Smart Drive UK Driving School – Awarded 2018/2019/2020

Most Trusted Non-Commercial Driver Trainer School 2020

Driving School of the Year 2019

Best for Class B Driver Training Services 2018 & Best for Promoting Road Safety by Influencing Driver Behaviour

Franchise opportunities are available now in your area.

Please fill free to call us on 08450 179 778 or Text/Call on 07760 767170.

Why Join a Smart Drive UK Thatcham Driving Instructor Franchise?

Smart Drive UK offers only driving instructor franchise contracts that are beneficial to ADIs. They are one of the few driving instructor franchise providers where ADIs are in control of what happens with their contracts. Franchisees with the company enjoy flexibility as they can elect to leave at any point in time.

Importantly, Smart Drive UK will not hire multiple driving instructors in your area in Thatcham unless they are confident about providing a steady supply of students. Driving instructors in Thatcham stay with Smart Drive UK on a long-term basis due to their unique advantages. The company is devoted to filling the diaries of ADIs under their franchise and offers a guarantee to provide a minimum number of pupils based on reliable estimates.

Why is a Driving Instructor Franchise in Thatcham a good idea?

All newly qualified driving instructors have to determine if they will go the driving instructor franchise route or start their own business from scratch. The decision is a hard one as there are many benefits to each side of the argument. To run your own driving school business, there is a set of challenges that must be navigated. Recommendation is vital for any ADI seeking a decent supply of pupils. Recommendations will only come after you have built a positive reputation over a period of time.

Drawing pupils could require building a social media presence, building a website and spending a decent sum on marketing in various media. This is why many ADIs don’t find it easy in the first few months or years of starting their own driving school. Becoming a part of a franchise like the Smart Drive UK Thatcham driving instructor franchise gives ADIs the opportunity to start earning money immediately while gradually building their own business.

How to find a profitable Thatcham driving instructor franchise

You have to ensure due diligence when picking a Thatcham Driving Instructor Franchise as you can’t afford to make any mistakes.

Making a mistake with the selection process could mean losing time and money. Don’t ignore local driving schools when looking for franchise opportunities even in the presence of some of the more popular names.

Local businesses already have a strong presence in your target location, making them the more likely option to go with for pupils in the area and nearby. Alongside the franchise contract, a steady supply of work is the next vital factor when choosing to go with a particular driving instructor franchise.

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It is important to seek guarantees where possible regarding the supply of students. Smart Drive UK has all the features of a top driving instructor franchise in Thatcham so get in touch with them right away.

Franchise opportunities are available now in your area.

Please fill free to call us on 08450 179 778 or Text/Call on 07760 767170.

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Does Smart Drive UK offer a driving instructor franchise in your area in Thatcham already?

Smart Drive UK provides franchise opportunities all around the Thatcham Area. It is possible; therefore, there is an ADI under their franchise in your area already. However, this doesn’t rule you out of the reckoning. Contact Smart Drive UK and confirm the availability of openings in your area as they could be in need of support for an existing instructor. ADIs opening new frontiers for Smart Drive UK, on the other hand, can look forward to see pupils within a week of signing up. How many pupils can ADIs expect with Smart Drive Driving Instructor Franchise in Thatcham?

You can look forward to having your bookings filled in three months with the company. This means you should expect between five and ten students for your full-time driving instructor franchise in Thatcham until you have hit your desired targets for students. As your older students graduate, the company will continue to assign new pupils to fill in the gaps. Smart Drive UK is committed to undertaking all marketing activities for franchisees allowing them to focus on what really matters, moulding qualified drivers.

Let’s Keep This Simple..we will provide the following for ADI’s.

  • First 4 weeks Free (No commitment to stay)
  • First 8 weeks No Payment until you receive 10 pupils (No commitment to stay)
  • First 6 Months 20% discount on payments & from as little as £10 per week. (You make a decision on whether you want to stay with us)
  • GUARANTEED  minimum number of pupils that will be given to you.
  • Unlimited pupils (no minimum or maximum number we give you as many as you need)
  • No start up costs
  • No additional pupil fees/ no additional fees full stop.
  • All stationery and car signaged provided.
  • Bring your own vehicle if you require (keeping costs down)
  • Choice of removable car signage
  • You can negotiate with us to beat any genuine franchise deal.
  • Pay per pupil available in some locations
  • Agree your terms with us.

So why not talk to us today and we will be happy to discuss your needs or complete this form and we will call you back at a convenient time to you.

Can you run a personal driving school as a franchisee?

As a Smart Drive UK franchisee, you can run your own driving school alongside your franchise business as long as you can keep up with appointments and demand. This is unsurprising as Smart Drive UK strongly favours flexibility for their ADIs.

What is the Smart Drive UK pupil booking process?

Smart Drive UK has an easy-to-use diary system that allows ADIs to notify the company in advance about availability. Pupils details such as, Name, Location, driving experience, their availability etc are taken and passed on to the Driving Instructors. The Instructor will contact you at a convenient time to introduce themselves and book you into the course. Ensuring you are in total control of your diary and working hours.

Do Smart Drive UK Thatcham driving instructor franchisees enjoy extra business support?

Smart Drive UK has a dedicated adviser for franchisees that is always on hand to provide valuable business related information. The advisers are available 24/7 to communicate with ADIs, offering solutions to any problems they might have. Smart Drive UK’s no-frills take on research, advertising and reduction of business costs makes them a top option for franchisees in Thatcham.

Franchise opportunities are available now in your area.

Please fill free to call us on 08450 179 778 or Text/Call on 07760 767170.

FAQ’s

Can I take a break off after qualifying?
Some driving instructors build up their business slowly part-time alongside a full-time job to remove any risk financially. We will support you in your process to reach your goals.
Is full-time driving instruction of 40 hours or more per week a business with 40 pupils per week?
We encourage students to take lessons lasting and in 20 minutes (2 hours). 20 pupils are normally enough to be a full-time teacher with Smart Drive UK. In between lessons, travel time will be needed. We build multi-of learner drivers by encouraging block bookings.
Numbers of clients will Smart Drive UK give me?
Our advertising campaigns run throughout the year on a local and national basis positioning Smart Drive UK as a leader in local driving school provision. You can also promote your driving instructor business through our time-tested advice, resources, and marketing materials.
Is there a charge for supplying students?
You will not have to pay to get more students.
Will I be employed by Smart Drive UK?
No. Both independent driving schools and franchised driving instructors tend to be self-employed in the UK. Driving instructors have the benefit of being their boss.

You choose your work hours and organise your schedule to fit around your life. Driving instructors value the flexibility of the hours and the schedule; flexibility that is found in few other careers.

The nature of self-employed businesses is that the more you are willing to invest in terms of your time and energy the more you will get out in terms of financial rewards and job satisfaction.

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As the leading driving school in the United Kingdom, Smart Drive UK offers fully personalised lessons tailored to your goals, whether you want to pass your exam quickly or take your time getting used to being behind the wheel. All of our lessons follow the Drivers Standards Agency guidelines and offer the highest standards of safety, allowing you to relax knowing that our experienced instructors can handle any situation.

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Our courses are designed to build experience and confidence in all of our learner drivers at a pace that suits you. Smart Drive UK offers unique pre-lesson learning sessions ensure that once you’re in the car, you’ll spend as much time driving as possible – not talking to the instructor about driving. This approach ensures not only that you’ll progress quickly – but also that you’ll get the absolute most from your money.

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At Smart Drive UK you get to choose the time and length of your lessons so they fit perfectly into your schedule. Our instructors will take your previous knowledge and goals into account, making our programme perfect for both experienced and novice drivers alike and letting you progress at the pace that works for you. Whether you want to slowly build confidence or quickly pass your test, you can’t go wrong with Smart Drive UK!

Franchise opportunities are available now in your area.

Please fill free to call us on 08450 179 778 or Text/Call on 07760 767170.

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