Become A Driving Instructor

Why become a driving instructor?

Enjoy the freedom of being your own boss.
Choose the hours you work and have more control on your work/life balance
Have the opportunity to earn £30,000 or more per year.
Improved job security as you have skill for life.
Opportunity to grow your business

What do you need to become a driving instructor?

You need to be at least 21 years old.
Have held a full driving license for at least 3 years.
Enjoy working and interacting with people
Be able to communicate with young adults, you can expect to work with a lot of 17-20 year olds.
Have some patience and be approachable.
You can find more at the Department of Transport website

How we can help you?

Help you complete the Department of Transport ADI application form
Provide you with training to complete the three Driving & Vehicle Standards Agency’s Approved Driver Instructor tests.

Become a Platinum Driving School Franchise

When you’ve passed your driving instructor exams, you’ll have the opportunity to become a Platinum Driving School Franchise.

  • Your own website page on the Platinum Driving School website
  • A regular supply of pupils
  • An choice of franchise  – use your own car or have a car provided.
  • Inclusion in our marketing promotions
  • Help you with setting up your business
  • Business skills training

Next Steps

Give Platinum Driving School on 0800 567 7020 or

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