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

Driving Lessons in Chadderton

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

There are plenty of driving schools in Chadderton 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…

Joe Bangudu driving school Chadderton manchester

Driving Instructor in Chadderton, 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 Chadderton.

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 Chadderton, 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 Chadderton 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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" 5 Golden Star recommendation. Uncle Joe is a Grade A+++++ driving instructor/coach. I am overwhelmed with joy!!! Against all odds I passed my test 1st attempt in LESS THAN a week, only using 15 hours with him. Totally amazing right? That should speak volumes about the quality of Uncle Joes lessons. Excellent coaching! True professionalism! & Correct learning environment and atmosphere within a car! Background history: I had a bad experience with instructors in the past which meant I had lost a lot of confidence on the road and picked up a lot of bad habits. Inevitably, was now under pressure to pass quickly before my theory test expired. I was still a fairly novice/ inconsistence driver. I explained to Uncle Joe my history, current circumstances & availability & my ultimate goal - he was more than happy to help me achieve this. And he did! Straightaway during my initial assessment lesson - Uncle Joe straighten me out to get rid of my bad habits and anxious tendencies. He really showed me the importance of being a relaxed confident driver behind the wheel and on the road. Especially knowing your right on the road. He also gave me full control and trust over the car, rarely having stepping in. If I made a mistake on the road, he guided me through to rectify it safely. (Unlike other instructors that are always quick to use their dual controls whilst your driving - slowing the learning process down). For someone who has had a fair bit of experience with different driving schools in Manchester/Leeds - I can honestly recommend Uncle Joe's Driving school as the best! I strongly advise you get in touch with him! He has a great character with a friendly personality. Thank you very much Uncle Joe, for taking on my case and seeing me through to success in such a space of time! Much appreciation! "  Read More