What are they?
It depends on how quickly you pick up new skills, what standard your driving is at before you begin your lessons and the quality of instruction you receive.... That is where we come in.
"Research shows that learners who have a combination of professional instruction and private practice do better at the driving test. On average, those who pass have had 44 hours of professional instruction and 22 hours of private practice."
1 hour driving lessons
This is the traditional method of learning to drive. The advantage is the low weekly cost but, with only one hour of practice at a time, progress can be slow. We see a higher dropout rate amongst students taking one hour lessons and, in our experience, it ultimately costs more to get to test standard.
Typical training duration: approx 9 months - 1 year based on one lesson per week, or 4 - 6 months based on two 1 hour lessons per week.
1½ hour driving lessons
If you feel that 1 hour is too short and 2 hours is too long, our 1½ hour lesson is the perfect solution. Timescales to reach test standard lie between those quoted for 1 hour and 2 hour lessons.
2 hour driving lessons
Our most popular training method, with a much lower dropout rate as students can see how quickly they’re progressing. A higher percentage of the lesson time is productive and a discounted hourly rate is also available to help keep your costs down.
Typical training duration: approx 4 - 6 months based on one 2 hour lesson per week, or 2 - 3 months based on two 2 hour lessons per week.
10 hour block bookings
This method of learning to drive enables you to take advantage of our Block Booking discounts. Lessons are paid upfront and can be taken in five 2 hour blocks.
ProScot Semi-Intensive Courses
Learn to drive in 6 weeks
This style of course is becoming increasingly popular with our students, especially those who find that a 1 or 2 hour lesson each week is not enough but our intensive "Learn to drive in a week" courses are too much. Instead, why not opt for a semi-intensive approach to learning? By taking a 2 hour lesson at least three times per week, you should be able to learn to drive in about 6 weeks.
What Our Learner Drivers Say
Scott Kelly is a great instructor. From the moment he picked me up on my first lesson to my test day he has been very patient and calm. I can't thank him enough for everything that he has taught me. Highly recommend!
I can't recommend Heather enough, she has been absolutely fab from start to finish and helped me pass first time with no faults. She's so helpful with any questions and is such an amazing instructor.
Thank you Andrew for getting me test ready, helping me pass with zero faults. You've been great.
I would 100% recommend Andrew to anyone who is learning to drive. He is a great instructor and person. Thanks again Andrew.
Would 100% recommend Andrew to anyone looking to start lessons. A great instructor and a great person to get along with. Thanks again Andrew.
Thank you so much Andrew for all your help and fitting in extra lessons! This would not have been possible without your hard work and commitment.
An amazing experience with driving instructor Scott Kelly, has made driving so enjoyable and made me feel so comfortable when driving, would 10/10 recommend!
Huge thanks to Heather for her expert teaching, especially during the pandemic and for boosting my confidence while on the road!
My instructor Scott Kelly was great. Even through all the covid he kept doing online learning with his students to help them stay focused. Stand up guy too.
Would highly recommend Heather as an instructor. Was good at explaining things to make them easier and overall made the driving a lot less stressful.
Why Choose Us?
Impressive Pass Rate
A Great Service
Where people matter