Our comprehensive driver instructor training in Bristol can help you build a successful career as a driver instructor, or even grow a driving school franchise.
The majority of our students pass the three Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) exam at the first try exceptionally. Call us and get started if you are looking for a high-quality training school to help you launch your driving instructor career or business.
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I tried 2 other driving schools before smart drive and both of them were not right for me, I needed someone who was patient and made me feel at ease as I was very nervous.
On recommendation from my manager (both of her sons us…
Smart Drive UK Worthing are brilliant from booking the lessons to passing my test ,very friendly and helpful ,the instructors are very patient and help you all the way through ,i would recommend highly .
Highly recommend taking lessons with smart drive UK Worthing. My instructor helped greatly with my strengths and weaknesses of driving and managed to fit me in to schedule around my work and college hours!
Awesome company and Paul is a top chap and instructor. Couldn’t recommend him enough
Top notch … superb instructor and so much fun. Wanna pass first time
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A brilliant company. I had a fantastic driving instructor. Highly recommend!
Passed first time thanks to Paul! Great instructor and so friendly, motivating and patient. Highly recommend him to any new drivers!
This company is amazing! My instructor was Paul! He help me through passing and made me feel very very confident by reassuring that I was getting better every time I had a lesson! He kept me calm when I was stressing and all round great guy! Would…
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
Benefit from the comprehensive Smart Drive training programme in Bristol.
We make sure you get not just your ADI accreditation, but that you’re ready to start your own business (if you choose to be your own boss). We have even designed a franchise to help you work from home and be your own boss.
So if you feel that having a career as a Driving Instructor is for you and you can say YES to the following questions then do not hesitate to contact us immediately by completing the contact form and we will call you for a chat.
- Have you held a UK driving licence for at least 3 years?
- Can you see a licence plate at 90 feet (27.5 meters) with or without glasses or contact lenses?
- You have no more than 6 points on your licence?
- Are you happy for the Governent (Government) to complete a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check? (Disclosure and Barring Service ( DBS ) check)
More about the Bristol driver training from Smart Drive
To become a driving instructor in the UK, you will need to pass the DVSA Approved Driving Instructor examination. The exam has 3 segments. Part one of the test is a multiple choice question that tests your hazard perception ability. The first part of the test is similar to the ones that learner drivers take but it is tougher. The part two is a practical driving test that is tougher than the one students take to earn their driving license. The third part of the test is designed to test you to reveal if you can test and guide. The examiner assesses the student at this stage and you get to demonstrate your ability to demonstrate lesson planning, risk management and teaching and learning strategies. It’s a comprehensive and difficult exam, as should be expected.
Ensuring the safety of our roads will be part of your responsibility because you will be training future drivers. That is why the exam is tough and comprehensive.
To pass the exam, you need a competent school that cares, and is motivated to help you achieve your objectives. You deserve a personalized training programme that takes into account your learning style and level of competency – not just a one-size-fits-all training programme. We have dedicated nationwide staff, who are all ORDIT qualified and are ready to mould you into the instructor that you can become. They are experienced in the business and will guide you not as just as a tutor, but as a colleague and friend too. We are invested in your success. We want you to pass the ADI exam and go on to establish a successful driving school business that you can be proud of. If you do not succeed, we don’t either- that is why we go to great lengths to ensure that you are successful.
Bristol’s Experienced Driving Instructor Training Franchise
For decades, Smart Drive has remained one of the leading driving instructor training franchise companies in the UK. We have proven then we know what it takes to achieve success in this field and we will be showing you our secrets. We do not end our relationship with you after accreditation. Our Smart Drive business package helps all of our graduates to get started quickly.
What is Required to Excel
Driving instructors can be a rewarding and lucrative path. You should have the following to succeed.
- The ability to be calm under pressure, motivated, and patient, while helping a student get past their nerves, gain confidence, and learn.
- Organized, disciplined, and professional.
- The drive to put in the hard work that is needed to grow the business.
- Excellent people management skills.
Anyone committed can succeed in this business. Students compliment the infectious and inspiring drive and passion of our tutors. We will be there to help you navigate through difficult times in your business.
Training Support Bristol
Our in-depth driving instructor training programme is one of the best in the UK. The training involves over 70 hours of learning with a tutor. Our tutors are highly qualified and have trained hundreds of driving instructors in Bristol over the years. As well as live video classes, we have a library of manuals, videos, and PowerPoint presentations for you to access throughout the course. We further enhance the learning environment by providing software and other cutting edge learning aids. Training is tailored to meet your needs and schedule. We provide unlimited support and you can contact us at any time during the training. We have online study options available for you and your personal coach is always available to clarify or explain anything in detail.
Affordable Driving Instructor Training
We offer first class, value for money driving instructor training in Bridgend. Gaining ADI accreditation is not the only benefit of our training. It’s only the first step.
- ADI Qualification
Our training is designed to make you successful in business.
- Our Franchise Model
With our franchise model, you can pick a car from us to get started and we will offer you a convenient repayment plan.
- Establish Your Company
We show you the efficient way to run a business and help you get going.
- Get a Deal that Will Save you Money
We can help to get you amazing discounts on a new car purchase, discounts that may even exceed the fee for our training.
In summary, we provide you with as much competitive business advantage as possible to ensure that your driving school in Bridgend succeeds.
Affordable Driving Instructor Training in Bristol
Access premium quality driving instructor training in Bristol, without the premium price tag. The training you get from us is not simply about ADI qualification. It is just the start. We look beyond the ADI qualification to ensure that you are equipped for long-term success. We show you the what makes a successful business, and we will help to set you up too. We can even offer you a car to start your business at an awesome rate- thanks to our franchise model. We give you all that you need for your driving school business in Bristol to dominate.
Multiple Ways of Getting Started
Click on the course section and view the various course options available. You can even earn before you get your full qualification by working as a trainee under us while you prepare for the third part of the ADI exam.
Start the Journey Immediately
At Smart Drive UK, you have all that you need to succeed. Sign up or give us a call to get started.
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