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For a rewarding and worthwhile career that allows you to pass on essential life skills to others and meet people from all walks of life, why not train to be a driving instructor at RED Driving School?

We offer a range of courses suited to every budget and lifestyle. Our training is designed to make sure you don’t just qualify, but you also become a first-class instructor from both a teaching and a business perspective.


Special Offer: We’ll refund your fees when you join our
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Join our award-winning team

Join our winning team now and we’ll provide our full Instructor training course for just £2,018 with a 100% refund on these training costs when you become a RED Driving School instructor which saves you £581 on our normal full course price*.

Includes 80 hours of 1 to 1 training with a specialist Instructor Trainer for those who join our course on a Trainee Licence.

Give us a call or complete the enquiry form (on the right of this webpage) to find out more about training to become a RED driving Instructor NOW.

* Other course options and payment schemes are available. Terms and conditions apply.


News Update

New format Part 3 tests (instructional ability) Effective from 27th December 2017.

As part of your training with RED you have a guaranteed opportunity to join one of the largest Driving Schools in the UK and this PDI Trainee Licence route gives you a significant advantage in preparing for and passing the DVSA’s new Part 3 test.


You’ll receive up to 80 hours of one-to-one in-car training, along with comprehensive online training and ongoing support from our in-house advisers. There is also the opportunity to earn while you learn with our trainee licence, so you don’t need to delay getting your new career in gear.

Our support doesn’t end once you’re qualified. Our specialist team have more than 20 years’ experience in developing businesses, which we’ll use to help you promote yourself locally, and as part of our service we also provide franchisees with pre-paid customers.

There are a number of benefits to undertaking driving instructor training with RED. As well as becoming your own boss and having a more active role in your community, you can enjoy working hours that suit you and plan lessons around your other commitments, such as spending time with your family. The average instructor takes six to nine months to complete training, but this will vary depending on your availability.

So far, more than 10,000 people have undertaken driving instructor training with RED. We have trainers across the UK, including London, Birmingham and Leeds, so wherever you live you won’t be far from a RED Driving School trainer. To find out where we currently have instructors, visit our driving instructor jobs and careers location page.

For more information on how to become a driving instructor, visit our FAQ page, fill out one of our enquiry forms or speak to a member of our team directly by calling 0330 332 2684.

Call us or enquire NOW to find out more about becoming a driving instructor with RED

Straight Road to Success

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Why become a driving instructor?

A career as an instructor can be very rewarding. Find out how to become an approved driving instructor (ADI) here

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Why become a driving instructor?

A career as an instructor can be very rewarding. Find out how to become an approved driving instructor (ADI) here


Why become a RED franchisee?

Are you a qualified instructor looking to join a franchise? Here’s why RED could be the right one for you

Re-training for your new career
Earning your ADI qualification is a core part of our driving instructor training. Find out more about studying on the job, in our snapshot of what to consider when re-training.



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