SmartDriving is the ONLY company that can help you start to work and earn as Driving Instructor without the need for your to give up your current job until you are ready.
If you’re talking to other schools, you will have discussed the Trainee Licence and working as an Instructor before you qualify.
They will ask you to sign an expensive franchise – usually about £250 per week- which would mean giving up your current job to cover these costs whilst still training.

At SmartDriving, we want you to benefit from the ability to work and earn as an Instructor, gain valuable experience teaching real pupils BUT without the risks that come with leaving your job and having to sign into an expensive franchise.

SmartDriving’s Unique Support Package:
The benefits of this unique package are:

  • Continue in current job until fully qualified;

  • Start to build your school in your own name;

  • No need to sign into an expensive trainee licence franchise or long term commitment;

  • FREE additional 20 hours (as per DVSA requirements);

  • Unlimited business and career support from our vastly experience training team with over 35 years’ experience in the industry ;


All this for just a £50 weekly support fee.

What car do I use?
Whilst you continue to train in your current job, you can also use your own vehicle to teach in.
We will help you with setting up dual controls and insurance to teach.
If you need to, we can arrange a car (with dual controls) and insurance to suit you from as little as £50 per week.
During your training, our Careers Team will support you through this whole process and help set everything up for you.

Of course, if working Full Time on a trainee licence is right for you, you can work with our Driving School or one of the national partner driving schools we work with – we will arrange all this for you.
This means that you are not tied to any one driving school or career path until you are ready to and as the UK’s only independent training company we will give impartial advice and keep your options open.

Give us a call now about to talk about what options are best for you – call 0800 09 88 321.

How it works

Here is a summary of your trainee licence support package and how you can work as a Driving Instructor while you finish your training and around your current job.

Support Package

Features Benefits
Full Training Course Become fully qualified teaching real pupils
Earn as you learn Earn as a driving instructor – no need to give up your current job
£50 per week (or just from £120 with an insured car) Just 2-5 pupils will cover all your costs – no need to give up your current job
Full Trainee Licence Sponsorship Be legally able to teach real pupils and charge for lessons
FREE 20hrs of extra training Get the legally required DVSA training
Teach real pupils real lessons Gain hands on experience of teaching and have pupils to use to pass part 3 test
Unlimited, structured support and advice Unlimited access to our training team with decades of experience


If you are thinking of becoming a driving instructor then I can't rate SmartDriving highly enough.

The training system is excellent the virtual classrooms are enjoyable and very informative and Andrew and the team are always available to answer any queries, not matter how trivial.

Top Team who assisted me greatly in obtaining my ADI Licence.

Richard Hart

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