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Great result for Maria passing her test a First Time today. Very well done and all the best. Gareth...

Great result for Maria passing her test a First Time today. Very well done and all the best. Gareth...


Hi, my name is Gareth Smith of Safe Drive Academy based in Dorset.

I have been teaching for over 38yrs, I´m a Grade A instructor and have an excellent pass rate.

Driving Lessons with Safe Drive Academy

Safe Drive Academy is an independent Driving School, providing quality structured tuition enabling you to be taught at the best pace to suit you. Tuition is delivered with a calm, compassionate and patient manner which puts even the most nervous pupils at ease very quickly.

Learn to drive in comfort and style in an Audi A1 TDI Sport.

Your learning experience

Whether you are a complete novice or had some driving lessons before just get in touch to chat about your requirements.

In addition to the standard driving lessons, hazard perception, theory test help and advice, Pass Plus, Refresher and Motorway courses are also offered.

• DVSA registered & Approved Instructor

• Structured bespoked lessons

• FREE Theory test preparation using Theory Test Pro

I look forward to speaking with you soon.


Pay as you go
1.5 or 2 Hour Lessons

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5 hour block intro

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Learn in as little as 1 week!

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Complete beginners welcome

Experienced driver courses too

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