Automatic driving lessons tips and resources
There are many driving schools and types of driving lessons and choosing the right options is a very important step when learning to drive. We have some useful tips and advice to help to make finding a driving instructor an easier process.
What you need before starting automatic driving lessons
- To learn to drive on the public roads you’ll need to be 17 years of age or older.
- You will need a valid UK provisional driving licence for learning to drive.
- Need to be able to read a UK vehicle registration plate from at least the legal minimum distance of 20 metres. See driving eyesight rules here.
Choosing a driving school
It is often best to choose a locally based driving school. Instructors in your area will have a good idea of the best training areas and local test routes.
choosing a driving instructor
Each driving instructors will have different approaches to lessons. It is a good idea to choose a local driving instructors with a good reliable reputation.
How many driving lessons will you need
This is a very common question. It depend on how quickly each person can develop the skills required. Everyone is different and has different needs when taking driving lessons. On average, at our driving school most people who start from beginners requires around 40 hours of tuition with automatic driving lessons.