Driving Instructor Training

Award-Winning Training for £1495!

Voted the UK’s number 1 provider for both driving instructor training and lessons. Join the back-to-back National Driving School of the Year ’23/24 and Training Provider of the Year ’23, with the opportunity to earn £1,000+ a week once qualified.

Why Choose Driving Instructor Training from Bill Plant Driving School?

Reliable. Affordable. Successful.

At Bill Plant Driving School, we use a specialised approach towards all aspects of your training course, including up to 72-hours of expert training.

84% of our Potential Driving Instructors qualified as Approved Driving Instructors last year!

Training Provider of the Year 2023

We’ve been voted the UK’s best provider for driving instructor training!

ORDIT (Official Register of Driving Instructor Training)

Our experienced team have trained thousands of driving instructors all across the UK since our inception

National Driving School of the Year 2023

Also chosen as the UK’s best driving school – these awards go hand-in-hand. Great training produces great driving instructors.

What to expect from your training programme
Part 1 Training

We provide all your required learning equipment, such as complimentary online training resources and study materials, alongside access to our brand new Bill Plant app – giving you hours of training materials & DVSA content on the go!

Part 2 Training

We offer 10 hours of expert training, focused on improving your driving ability, to hone your skills and techniques. This will include ‘Show me, Tell me’ questions to test your knowledge of basic car maintenance to help you prepare for the exam.

Part 3 Training

You will receive up to 42 hours of training with an ORDIT (Official Registered Driving Instructor Training) Trained Driving Instructor, who will develop your instructional ability and coach you on how to teach pupils to drive safely through a mix of online and in-car sessions. This element of your training includes:


  • Core Competencies
  • Lesson Planning
  • Risk Management
  • Teaching & Learning Strategies

To help you with this stage of training, we also offer you a complimentary downloadable ‘Driving Instructor Lesson Plans & Diagrams’ eBook, which will help you throughout your Driving Instructor career!

Optional 20 hours of FREE PDI Training

Most trainees select this hugely beneficial road to success! You’ll be issued a trainee license once you’ve completed your Part 3 training by the DVSA, which we’ll sponsor you on for 6 months. This means you can start providing driving lessons while earning money every week as a potential driving instructor (PDI) with Bill Plant Driving School. Obtain the vital practical experience you’ll need to pass your Part 3 Exam and upon successful completion, you’ll be added to the DVSA’s register as an approved driving instructor (ADI).

Driving Instructor Training with Bill Plant Driving School

Bill Plant Driving School is one of the UK’s largest providers for expert Driving Instructor Training nationwide! We train hundreds of new instructors each year. Train to become a driving instructor and you could be the next expert instructor!

Cost as little as £1495

That’s just £19 per hour for your training if you opt in to our PDI Training Scheme.

Flexible payment options

Flexible payment options, including Partial Payments & Instalment Plans available on all courses.

Freedom in just a few months!

One of the UK’s largest providers of fast-track Intensive Driving Instructor Training Courses.

Earn as you learn!

Once you’ve completed your Part 3 training, you have the option to join our PDI franchise to continue your learning.

We strive to create the next generation of world class driving instructors.
Earn while you learn by joining our PDI Trainee Programme

Regardless of what training course you choose, did you know that you can receive 20 hours of extra FREE training while earning money practising with real students? Earn £1,100+ per week and 20 hours free training.

Join our award winning PDI Trainee Programme

Once you’ve completed the final stage of your training, make sure you’re ready to pass your Part 3 Test! Earn while you learn and increase your chances of success with our PDI Trainee Programme.

This route substantially increases your chances of passing your Part 3 exam as you will be required to bring a real pupil alongside you to your test! It enables you to gain vital practical experience teaching learner drivers under the sponsorship of Bill Plant Driving School, while earning hundreds of pounds in lesson revenue per week.


Learn more about our PDI Programme
Guaranteed Franchise Invitation
  • Nationwide franchise packages
  • 80% of Driving instructors have their diaries fully booked
  • Exclusive VW Franchise Cars
Once you’ve completed your training, you are guaranteed a Driving School Franchise upon completion*. You’ll benefit from some of the best marketing resources and business infrastructure in the industry. Plus, every Bill Plant Driving Instructor gets a market-leading Volkswagen tuition vehicle as part of their Franchise.
Not sure if the franchise is for you at this stage? Don’t worry, it’s not compulsory!

*Subject to appropriate professional conduct and adherence to our Code of Ethics

Learn more about our PDI Programme
Driving Instructor Training Frequently Asked Questions
Are there any other costs to becoming a Driving Instructor?

Any payments made to Bill Plant Driving School are for your training provided. For your licences (PDI and ADI) and test fees, these need to be paid directly to the DVSA, regardless of your training provider. The costs for these, correct at the time of print, are outlined in our free Driving Instructor Training Information Pack.

How do I report a complaint?

To report a complaint, please request a callback or email us at [email protected].

If emailing us, please provide as much information as possible, including any evidence you think may be relevant.

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