Driving Lessons With Driver Skills North East

Do you want to driving lessons and to pass your driving test quickly and safely with a friendly, patient instructor and with the option to pass in as little as 1 week?
If your answer is YES and you’re looking for driving lessons in Durham,or Consett then you’ve come to the right place.

Choosing The Right Instructor

One of the hardest things to do when you’ve made the decision to start taking driving lessons in Durham is to decide which one of the driving schools in Durham you want to go with?  There are so many.
So what makes us different from the rest?  We have decades of experience and we’ve gotten thousands of people through their driving test. So let us help you pass your driving test quickly, so you can get on the road and off on your next big adventure.

We are experiencing high demand at the moment. If you would like to go on our waiting list, please complete our waiting list form here and include the days and times you are available for lessons. A member of our team will be in contact with you if a suitable cancellation becomes available. Please be aware and to avoid disappointment, lessons are carried out weekdays 9am to 5pm only. We do not provide tuition after 5pm or on weekends. 


Your local family run Driving School with over 25 years experience and we’re dedicated to getting safe, confident drivers on the road, capable of years of happy motoring. Not just to pass their driving test.

We’ve developed our learner driver program over the years to achieve high standards of driving ability and the best driving test results for all our pupils. Ensuring pupils pass their driving test as expediently and cost effectively as possible. We even match your learning style to the driving instructor that’s right for you.

We have successfully taught thousands of pupils across the North East for over 25 years with our in house trained driving instructor team.

You can read more about our team here About Us


We don’t just teach our pupils to pass their Driving Test. All our pupils are taught the Driving Skills they’ll need for their Driving Test and so much more. We understand how important it is to make sure our pupils are 100% confident and capable of a lifetime of safe driving, which is why we’re here for all our pupils, from provisional driving licence to full licence holder and onward to their first car.

We tailor each lesson to the pupils individual learning style and create a bespoke driving plan to ensure each pupil gets the right instructor for them, in the time frame required and within budget.

Are you ready to book in? Click Here To Book

Would you like to have a chat with our Team of ADIs?  Call 0191 3749083 Text 07838055099 – If we can’t answer your call, please leave a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can. We’re likely on a lesson.


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We also provide lessons from Durham University campuses, Durham Sixth Form College, New College Durham as well as local Academies and Secondary Schools within the listed areas

We provide one to one tuition for Automatic and Manual Driving Lessons as well as Intensive Driving Courses across the North East. Just read our reviews on Yell.com and Facebook