• 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 South Stifford

Why Pick Smart Drive for Driving Lessons in South Stifford?

Smart Drive UK is a leading driving school in South Stifford (Thurrock). We are known for delivering driver training that saves our students both time and money. When you go through a driving lesson in South Stifford and around Essex with us, you can have peace of mind that the content and processes are in line with the DVSA’s requirements. We try to be as flexible as possible to meet your needs. Our video driving lessons can support and enhance your practical learning. Our videos go through what you need to know in your lessons and therefore can serve as both pre-lesson preparation and post lesson refreshers. When you learn to drive with Smart Drive UK you will find you spend most of your time practicing and very little time talking about driving. Our driving instructors in South Stifford (Thurrock) will let you choose the duration of each of your lessons. In our experience it is best to do lessons of between one hour and two hours, as longer can get very tiring. Our instructors are perfect for anyone looking to take intensive lessons and pass their tests fast. Our flexible intensive driving courses are able to meet the needs of just about anyone wanting to fast track their learning. Fast learners and more experienced drivers can move quickly through the intensive course, and concentrate on perfecting the areas in which they need to strengthen. If you struggle with driving then our instructors will ensure that they go at a pace that maximises your learning, and your chances of passing the test. Our instructors offer in lessons cars of different shapes, makes and sizes. All of our vehicles are kept clean and tidy, and are maintained to the highest possible standard. You can learn with the peace of mind of knowing that the instructor is your safety net, as every vehicles has dual controls.

What to Expect from our Driving Lesson Packages in South Stifford?

Smart Drive UK will provide you with a comprehensive starter pack. The pack contains lots of useful info and resources, including an appointment cars, a progress tracker, a driving safety Q & A, a driving guide and online access to Theory and Hazard Perception training. You might also like to think about the Pass Plus Scheme. The course helps new drivers to learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes to remain safe in difficult driving conditions. The course covers a wide range of topics through its 6 modules: night driving; driving in town; driving in rural areas, driving on motorways; dual carriageway driving; and driving in challenging weather conditions. Each module is at least an hour. The modules can be repeated individually if you fail to attain the standard required to pass. The course helps you to build driving experience and confidence, greatly reducing the probability of your being involved in a crash. If you complete the 6 modules successfully you will be awarded a certificate from the Driving Standards Agency. Participating insurers will offer you a discount on your car insurance when you have this certificate (up to 30%).

At Smart Drive UK we will tailor our driving classes in South Stifford to you. Get in touch and learn the smart way.

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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!