people naturally assume that taking an intensive course of
say one week is the quickest way of passing your test - it
isn’t and in fact it can take longer than by taking our 6
week course. The reason is that you clearly want a Driving
Test at the end of your course and as we cannot book that
test until you have passed your theory test we cannot book
the course until you have passed that test. So we have to
wait for a couple of weeks for you study and apply for the
when you have your pass certificate can we book the test -
which is usually a 6-8 week lead time. So it usually takes
a minimum of 8-10 weeks.
if it is speed that you are interested in! •Apply for your
theory test today •Start taking any and all available lessons
that it will take 2 weeks to study and pass your theory test
you can probably complete enough lessons to get you to test
standard by the time you pass your theory.
for a “Short notice” test which will often come through within
a day or so. It is possible to pass within 3 weeks with this
approach If we still like the idea of a course then read on
- as we have intensive courses and structured courses Intensive/
Crash courses - normally 5 hours per day and can be run over
2, 3, or 5 days.
5 day course is one week long start Monday finish Friday and
we book your test for the following week, 2 and 3 day courses
are similar where we try to book your test on the day following
the course The drawbacks of this type of course are:
you feel ill or unwell we cannot rearrange the course because
the instructor has committed that time to you and we wont
be able to arrange other work at such short notice.
for hour you will probably not learn as much as you would
in a series of normal lessons. •during any series of lessons
you will find that on some lessons you progress a lot and
on others less so. This is natural - but just think how you
would feel on day before your test if you suddenly started
making a mess of things.
have no time left to recover your confidence. Our preference
is for the less pressured courses: 6 week course - A course
of 2/3 lessons per week over a period of 6-9 weeks (depending
on the test lead times in your area).
book your theory test for you at the start so that you are
studying alongside taking driving lessons. This course can
be designed as a beginners course but we do recommend booking
an assessment lesson first to get an accurate idea of how
many lessons you will actually need.
course cost includes:
theory test cost
Practical Driving Test cost for a weekday test
one hour lessons - booked daytime or evening
pre-test lesson and use of our car on test The advantage of
this course is that if you don’t make the progress needed
then we have the time for other lessons before your test.
10, 15, 20 or 25 hour courses - lesson packages that are usually
taken 2 hours per day leading up to a test.
choice of which package is correct for you is taken with the
instructor after an assessment lesson. This course includes
the hours as selected plus the cost of us booking your driving
test and a pre-test lesson and use of our car on test.