Driver Instructor Training

Training you to train others!

Whether you’ve taken early retirement, been made redundant or you want to be your own boss and need a new challenge in life, whatever the reason, LCD Driving Academy has been delivering first class DVA Approved Driving Instructor training courses throughout the North West, since 1999. 

How many jobs provide this?

  • Choose your own working hours

  • Be your own boss

  • Excellent work/life balance

  • Real job satisfaction

  • Teach people a skill for life

Our Driving Instructor Training has already enabled people just like you, to start their new career. Not only do we pride ourselves in our ability to guide you to success in each of the examinations, but moreover, we take the greatest satisfaction from knowing that all LCD Driving Academy’s trained instructors are among the best in the North West. We aim to provide you with a professional, high quality and straight forward service available within the driver training industry.

Do you have the requirements to become a driving instructor?

When applying to become a driving instructor, you must fulfil the following legal requirements:

  • Hold a full UK or European Union (EU/European Economic Area (EEA) unrestricted car driving licence for a total of at least 4 out of 6 years prior to entering the Register after qualifying

  • Not been disqualified from driving at any time in the years prior to being entered in the Register

  • Be a ‘fit and proper’ person to have your name entered in the Register. All convictions, motoring and non-motoring, will be taken into account when your application is being assessed for suitability. You will be required to have an enhanced level criminal record check. To help you decide if any conviction you may have could affect any application you might make, you can find the link to the DVA's statement on the suitability of ex-offenders below.

  • Pass two qualifying practical examinations within 2 years of passing the theory examination.

  • Apply for registration within 12 months of passing the final part of the examination.

Further details and online application forms are available here

There is no doubt, that if you want to train to be a Driving Instructor you will have to be 100% committed. It’s tough! But LCD Driving Academy will guide, support and encourage you all the way through the training process.

For further details about LCD Driving Academy’s Driving Instructor Courses please email here or telephone on (028) 777 62200 or 078 0319 7737.