How do I obtain my provisional licence?
You need an application form D1 available from a post office. Send it completed with two passport-sized pictures to the DVLA Swansea. Your provisional driving licence fee is £50.00, you can also apply for this up to three months before your 17th Birthday.
What do I need to do before I can start driving?
Your provisional licence must be accepted and in your possession before you start driving. By law, you must also be able to read a standard size licence number plate from 20.5 meters (67 feet) .
How much does the theory and practical test cost?
Theory test cost £23.00,
Daytime practical test - £62.00
Weekend practical test - £75.00
How many lessons will I need?
Research referred to by the Driving Standard Agency (DSA) tell us candidates who take around 46 hours of professional tuition, together with at least 20 hours or more extra practice stand the best chance of passing their test.
How will I know when I'm ready for my test?
You will know, we will help you to become self-critical, and recognise any faults you make. Discussion concerning test timing is welcome, and should be honest on both sides. we can conduct a mock test in the latter stages; this will identify strengths and weaknesses. You should feel secure with your skills. It is important when settling upon going for test to be honest with yourself about your readiness.
How is my progress monitored?
Lesson progress will be monitored with a log book for you to keep and will be updated by us at the end of every lesson
How long will the driving test last?You pick me up for my lesson - is your travelling time part of my lesson time?
No. Your lesson time starts from the time your driving instructor arrives at the agreed meeting place.
I work during the week - can I get lessons at weekends?
Yes, we can offer lessons Tuesday to Saturday - in the mornings, afternoons and evenings. Just contact us to arrange your lesson(s)
I have a driving licence - can you teach me Pass Plus?
We at Eskbank driving school are proud to be a part of Pass Plus . All of the driving instructors are fully qualified to teach the Pass Plus scheme.
Can you help with the Theory Test?
Yes. Speak to your instructor about buying comprehensive, up-to-date materials.
How can I book my first lesson?
You can contact me either by texting 'lessons' to 07903863626 or here , I will reply as soon as possible.