8 out of 10 pass first time with Uncle Joe! Real Life Case Studies

Driving Lessons in Abbey Hey

Hi, I’m Uncle Joe and I’m a Driving Instructor covering the Abbey Hey area of Manchester.

There are plenty of driving schools in Abbey Hey for you to choose from, but there’s no point in trying to learn from someone you don’t trust so let’s get to know each other…

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Driving Instructor in Abbey Hey, Manchester,

My name is Joe, but most of my pupils call me Uncle Joe. I’ve been a driving instructor for over 6 years and worked for some of the biggest names in the industry but now I’m bringing my own approach and expertise to the learner drivers of Abbey Hey.

ADI and DSA Approved

You’ll be glad to know that I’m a fully qualified and DSA approved Driving Instructor – that means I’m registered with the Driving Standards Authority, I’ve passed advanced practical and theoretical driving tests as well as having proved my ability to teach other people, and of course, I’ve been CRB checked for your safety.

It means that you can be reassured I know what I’m doing (I get to display a snazzy green badge in my car to prove it) and that I’m committed to what I do. And, it’s one of the reasons why I’ve maintained a brilliant pass rate – 8 out of 10 of my pupils pass first time.

What’s involved in my driving lessons?

I think the key to success when learning to drive is to master the basics before venturing on to the bigger, more challenging stuff. It’s like building a house, ensure you have good foundations and the rest of the build is a breeze!

A flexible approach is important and I tailor each lesson to the individual. There are no set timescales; the pace of the course will be set by how quickly you master the skills. There is no point in rushing through everything without making sure you are confident in each and every task.

I’m always looking for ways to improve my driving lessons…

I’m one of the very few driving instructors in Abbey Hey, Manchester to embrace the power of technology. I love a good gadget and my iPad has proven itself to be really useful, enabling me to screen videos, provide mock Theory and Hazard Perception tests and book Theory and Practical driving tests in-car. Geeky but brilliant!

And finally…

Choosing a driving instructor in Abbey Hey isn’t easy. Quality and price can vary greatly and given how low the average pass rate is and how expensive a test is, you’ll want to choose an instructor that will give you the best chance of passing first time. Learning to drive with Uncle Joe is one way to do just that!

Take a look around the site, see what I have to offer – maybe even give me a trial run by booking one of my £10 taster sessions if you’re still not sure, but whatever you decide, thanks for taking the time to visit Uncle Joe’s Driving School!

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"Joe has been a really great driving instructor, he gave me all the support I needed to get to and through my test! He got my driving on the correct path in just a few lessons after having been taught some driving skills incorrectly, by a previous instructor. I give Joe '5 stars' for the quality of teaching, friendliness and the overall learning experience. Just wanted to thank you for the support you gave to ensure my daughter passed her driving test. After the turmoil of other very poor driving schools and driving instructor. We were lucky to find you. I felt you were an honest person which was quite important. It didn't seem to be just about the money you seemed to care about your customers. Something I found lacking in the other instructors. You were in fact the only one willing to share your full name, commit to accepting payments through your bank rather than simple cash in hand without trace and willing to commit to set, prior agreed time schedule rather than turn up to suit yourself. I sound bitter but the journey to achieving the success of a full driving license was bumpier that expected until we met you, UNCLE JOE. Thank you!! I shall recommend you to everyone I meet. In fact I am sending out an email to my 100+ colleagues at work. "  Read More