Offering consistently good quality, extremely patient driving tuition

I deliver driving lessons by using clear and concise communication. Together with patient encouragement this results in high quality and effective driving tuition. Nearly a decade of experience has given me detailed knowledge of test routes in St Albans, Watford and Borehamwood. Just as important is the car I use, a Citroen DS3, which is a great car to learn in because it's very manoeuvrable and a pleasure to drive. Click on 'Contact' in the menu above to book in for your introductory lesson.

Learning to drive should be a pleasure

Although there are obviously very serious elements to it, the overall experience should be enjoyable. So I do my best to create a positive and encouraging atmosphere in the car. I teach through “hands on” driving practice, in other words not drowning pupils in theory, but by teaching driving skills until they are truly learned. Click on 'Contact' in the menu above to book in for your introductory lesson

How much?

My most popular pricing option, which is aimed at complete beginners, is a full 5 hours of driving tuition for just £75. That represents great value for those wanting to get a head start. This section also lists special offers, charges for Pass Plus lessons and generous discounts for block bookings of driving lessons. Click on How much? to find out more

Why me?

Because I'm reliable and flexible, meaning that I will always be in “the right place at the right time”, and that right place and right time is of your choosing as much as possible. Time in the car will always be well spent - there will always be an encouraging atmosphere inside it and no rigid, “one size fits all” approach to driving lessons. Click here to read more

VIP treatment

All of my pupils are VIP's to me. All are treated with respect. Nervous pupils are a speciality as are pupils who do not have English as their first language. I always use Mock Tests on test routes in St Albans, Watford or Borehamwood to see if you are ready for the real thing, giving you honest feedback. Learning to drive is important to you, VIP treatment from your driving instructor can make the essential difference. Click here for more


My mobile number is 07947 476353 and my e-mail address is I always encourage driving lesson pupils to keep in touch as much or as little they want. If I can't answer the phone immediately it usually means I'm driving or teaching but I will always, always respond to messages left. Or just click here to get in contact to check driving lesson dates and times

Our Customer Love Us

Read the reviews of some of our Customers.

"Lessons with Ian made me drive confidently more quickly than I expected - because he encouraged me to relax and to concentrate on thinking about what I was doing"

Dominic, 19

"As a student a little older than normal, Ian was very patient. So even though I was nervous it meant that it felt like I was learning quickly"

Annie, 22

"Ian made me feel relaxed and confident which I'm sure made me learn how to drive more quickly"

Arrinder, 19