Driving Lessons in Durham

Learning To Drive In Durham

Driver Skills North East Driving School provides Manual and Automatic driving tuition in Durham and the surrounding villages. Our Instructors are fully qualified Approved Driving Instructors and we have over 23 years experience creating safe, confident drivers. We can even help you save money on the cost of driving with our great eco friendly driving tips!

What We Do Differently

We stand out from other driving schools in Durham as we don’t just teach our pupils to pass their Driving Test. All our pupils are taught the Driving Skills they’ll need for a lifetime of safe driving. We fully understand how important it is to make sure our pupils are 100% confident and capable of a lifetime of safe driving. Our pupils are supported from provisional driving licence to full licence holder and onwards to their first car.

Each lesson is tailored to the pupils individual learning style and we create a bespoke driving plan to ensure each pupil gets the right instructor for them. Our commitment to each pupil means we go several steps further in helping you, not just to become a safe driver, with the ability to pass your driving test, but to also give you all the support and information you need, about all aspects of driving. Even how to save money on your driving lessons!

Learning to drive can be an overwhelming task which is why at Driver Skills North East you will learn with experienced, friendly instructors who will put you at ease while teaching you to be a safe and responsible driver.

Our Instructors

Meet our instructors Dave, Sarah, Gareth, Mel and Michael who cover Durham and the surrounding villages. They teach in a range of vehicles from Kia, Toyota, BMW and Skoda.

Michael, Gareth, Mel, Sarah & Dave can pick up learners directly from

  • Durham Johnston School
  • Framwellgate Secondary School
  • St. Leonard’s Secondary School
  • Durham School
  • Durham High School for Girls,
  • Durham 6th Form
  • New College
  • Houghall College
  • Durham University Colleges including Collingwood, Butler, St.Aidans, St.Cuthberts, St.Chads, Hatfield, St.Hild & Bede, Grey, St.John’s, St.Mary’s, Trevelyan, University (Castle) and Van Mildert  to accommodate learning round timetables.

All learners can start their lessons from home or their place of work. We actively work to accommodate all shift patterns.

When learning to drive in Durham you will sit your driving test at Durham Driving Test Centre.

Driver Skills North East has been helping new and experienced drivers learn and improve on their driving skills and helping thousands of students pass their driving test in the North East for over 20 years.

We provide Manual and Automatic Intensive Courses, Pass Plus, Refresher lessons and our most popular option, 2 hour learner lessons are available in the Durham area. Check out our Special Offers.

Manual Driving Lessons Intensive Courses | Automatic Driving Lessons

Book your Theory Test Here!

To Book your driving lessons with us in Durham you can book online here or you can call us on: 0191 374 9083 or 07838 055099

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