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Enhance Your Skills With my BTEC Level 4 Coaching

My name is Steve and I provide automatic driving lessons in Giltbrook.

As an ADI, I hold the Pearson-accredited BTEC Level 4 Professional Award in Coaching for Driver Development, which means that you can trust me to provide you with high-quality driving lessons that are tailored to your individual needs and learning style.

To learn more about me, visit my page titled Your Coach

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Ethan Battison, from Giltbrook,
Ethan Battison, from Giltbrook,successfully passed his driving test on 04/05/2023 at Watnall.

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“I started lesson with Steve after finishing university; Id had lessons before but had not driven in years. He is a patient and knowledgeable instructor, fully committed to his job. He will not push you to be test-ready instead ensuring that you are fully prepared for driving independently and confidently after your test is passed.“

Which course is right for you?

Explore below to find your perfect course. Let's drive together!

You are on the verge of changing your life forever by getting your driving licence, and the most important lessons are not close to the driving test, it’s right now! I will help you to create good driving habits, and it’s these habits which are going to help you become a natural driver, making your test much easier.

For your first driving lesson you will be driving… Learn More

Feeling anxious when it comes to learning how to drive can be somewhat depressing. However, did you know that many learners go through the same as you? What I am going to support you with is getting to feel comfortable and taking back control of your life and driving… Learn More

So you have already started to learn to drive, and you are thinking of passing your driving test. My special course for people like you who have already developed skills will help you save time and money, because I will not put you on a beginners´ course. In fact, I will use the knowledge you have as a platform for passing your driving test… Learn More

I know exactly why you have been failing your driving test, and actually it probably is not your fault. People who fail their test and want to change instructors do so because they feel they have not been trained fully and believe they are not 100% confident. All I want you to do is give me a call and tell me your story. I’ll then start to plan for your success… Learn More

Don’t let a crash define your driving experience. Join me for my “Post-Crash” training course and take the first step towards building confidence, enhancing your skills, and ensuring a safer journey on the road… Learn More

Despite having professional driving lessons, many overlook the need for ongoing training post-passing their driving test. With rapid technological advancements in cars and increasingly challenging driving conditions, staying updated is essential for maintaining safety and confidence on the road. Ready to enhance your skills and adapt to the changing driving landscape?… Learn More

Driving Success: A Safe, Supportive, and Value-Driven Approach

When you choose me as your driving instructor, you can expect a safe and supportive learning environment where you can develop your driving skills with confidence.
I believe that managing risk and ensuring the safety of my students is essential, along with creating an environment where learning can take place.
I also prioritise providing value for money, ensuring that every lesson is productive and beneficial for your learning journey.
To witness the tangible results of my approach first-hand, explore my Success Stories page. Here you’ll find the latest achievements and reviews from my recent successful learners.
Berenice Hernandez, from Kimberley, Nottinghamshire,
Berenice Hernandez, from Kimberley, Nottinghamshire,successfully passed her driving test 02/08/2016 at Watnall.

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"A massive thank you to Steve for the time he dedicate to me to archive my goal. As I come from another country where the rules are different and he teach me the rules of the U.K. and thanks to him I was able to understand the roads and the rules. Thank you so much Steve"