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Darren Bates Manual Driving Instructor

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Darren Bates

  • Refresher courses
  • Remedial lessons
  • Mock Tests
  • Assessment Lessons
  • Driver Health Assessment
  • Standard Driving Lessons
  • UK familiarisation course
  • Car type: Seat Leon

    Darren loves listening to music his favourites include pop, chart, 80's soft rock and some dance music. he also spends some of his spare time keeping fit, this includes cycling, running, and he tries to get to the gym as much as possible...

    About Me

    • I'm a driving instructor living in Rugby.
    • I am well known for my patience and professionalism, nervous pupils are my speciality.
    • I must say I love teaching pupils of all levels, I get a buzz when I see someone pass their driving test which is one of my many reasons I love my job as a driving instructor.
    • I will tailor your driving lessons to suit your ability and I will prepare you for your driving test as quickly as possible.

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    Why choose me?

    Darren Bates is an Acclaim driving instructor and is part of our Continuous Professional Development Programme.

    DVSA CPD committed

    Advanced Coaching skills

    Acclaim Customer Service Award

    10 Year Service Award

    Acclaim 5 Star Instructor Award

    Experience with Special Educational Needs

    Acclaim Training Programme Graduate

    Special Offers

    1st 10 Hours (Introduction)


    1st 10 Hours + Tests (Introduction)


    1st 2 Hours (introduction)


    Lesson prices

    2 Hour Lesson


    2 Hour Student discount


    Block of 10 Lessons


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    *Terms and Conditions apply. ** Includes 1 attempt at Theory and Practical Test. 7 Day, 5 Day and 3 Day Intensive Course include 1.5 hour Driving Assessment prior to course. Intensive Course prices are for Manual Transmission. Click here for Automatic Transmission Pricing.

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