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Beginner Lesson Guide

To help get you on the road to passing your test and becoming a safe driver for life, check out our fantastic introductory offers!  Don’t know what to expect in your first lesson? Find out below!

Beginner’s Lesson Guide

When learning to drive, you cannot beat practicing on different types of roads to broaden your experience. Our lessons are designed to ensure you become a safe and confident driver and will cover off everything to help you pass your test, including:

  • Cockpit drill
  • Safety checks
  • Moving away and stopping
  • Signals
  • Your position on the road
  • Mirrors and blind spots
  • Junctions and roundabouts
  • Meeting traffic
  • Speed
  • Emergency Stop
  • Parallel parking
  • Hazard awareness
  • Turning your car
  • Reversing
  • Planning and independent driving
  • Darkness and weather conditions
  • Passengers and loads
  • Security

Stories from Beginner

Soccer AM presenter Tubes passes his driving test with RED Driving School

Published 14th Jun 2016

Soccer AM presenter, Tubes, 34, has just passed his driving test, with RED Driving School. Tubes, who is known for his hilarious rapping as part of the football-based comedy talk show, has been learning to drive with RED Driving School and passed his driving test yesterday. Failing his test first time round did not discourage Tubes from […]

Singer Nina Nesbitt passes her driving test with RED Driving School

Published 6th Feb 2015

Nina Nesbitt, 20, has been learning to drive with RED Driving School since October 2014. Nina, from Edinburgh, admitted that she was very nervous prior to her test, but having a chatty instructor helped her to relax and feel more comfortable during the exam. She commented: ‘I was really scared leading up to my test, […]

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt is learning to drive with RED

Published 10th Nov 2014

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt, 20, is learning to drive after finding her first bit of free time since she turned 17. The Edinburgh-based artist, who just finished touring with The Vamps, is taking lessons with RED Driving School, and is hoping to pass as quickly as possible so she can stay as late as she […]

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