• After passing my practical driving test today I’d like to thank you so much for all your help and guidance. You’re a truly fantastic driving instructor, as well as a really nice guy! I’d recommend you to anyone looking to pass their test in worthing.

    by Chris - Worthing
  • I had a great experience learning with Smart Drive UK in Littlehampton. I decided to switch from my previous instructor and saw the difference straight away. They detected my weaknesses instantly and got me on the right path. Highly recommended.

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  • I found Smart Drive UK to be very professional, my Poole based instructor was supportive, helped me with my nerves and helped me target my weak points allowing me to pass much quicker than I expected!

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Driving Lessons in Chadwell St Mary

Why Pick Smart Drive for Driving Lessons in Chadwell St Mary?

If you are looking for a top driving school in Chadwell St Mary (Thurrock) or around Essex then Smart Drive UK is for you. You will be amazed by how much learning you pack into your lessons with us. Your driving lesson in Chadwell St Mary will follow the guidelines laid out by the Driver Standards Agency, meaning you can have confidence in the process. At Smart Drive UK we take pride in the flexibility of their driving lessons. You can go over each driving lesson by watching our video lessons. A little of your own time watching the lessons can mean you get more out of the practical lessons in the car, and move forward faster in your learning journey. At Smart Drive UK we want you to spend as much time learning to drive as possible, and less time talking about how to drive. You chose how long each lesson is with our driving instructors in Chadwell St Mary (Thurrock). The Smart Drive UK guidance is that lessons are optimal when between 1 and 2 hours long. Our instructors are perfect for anyone looking to take intensive lessons and pass their tests fast. Our intensive training is adaptable to you, whatever your ability level. Confident drivers with prior experience will be able to move quickly through the course, focusing primarily on strengthening any weak areas. If you are a less confident driver we can take you through the steps you find most challenging at your pace. We have a number of different car makes and models available for your lessons. Every car is clean, tidy, serviced and in full working order. Dual controls fitted in every car mean that your instructor is always on hand if you make an error during a lesson.

What to Expect from our Driving Lesson Packages in Chadwell St Mary?

A starter pack will be provided when you sign up with Smart Drive UK. This pack contains the following: an appointment card, progress report document, Basic Driving Routines Guide, Safety questions & answer sheet and full access to our on-line Theory and Hazard Perception modules. We also highly recommend that you take the Pass Plus Scheme. Our Pass Plus Scheme course is designed to help new drivers navigate the challenges on the road that are not covered in the driving test. There are 6 modules in the course covering all weather driving, driving out of town and rurally, driving in town, driving at night, dual carriageways and motorways. The modules last a minimum of one hour each. If you struggle with a module you can do it again to get yourself to the approved standard set forth in the course. Completing this course can provide you with increased confidence and enhanced competency, meaning you are less likely to be involved in a crash. Completing this course earns your a certificate from the DSA. You can get up to 30% off your car insurance when you have completed this course.

If you are serious about driving classes in Chadwell St Mary or around Essex then Smart Drive UK is the smart way forward.

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Call: 01903 691002
Call: 07760 767170
Call: 0845 0179778
Text: 07760 767170

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Beginner Packages

Checkout our BEGINNER STARTER PACKAGES in your area. They are genuine great value packages that give our normal high quality structured lessons on the first lesson AND on the road.

Office Hours:

Mon - Fri: 9.00am - 9.00pm
Sat: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Sun & B-Holiday: Closed

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Private in-car lessons

Private in-car lessons

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.

Great Experience

Great Experience

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.

Personal instruction

Personal instruction

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!