Become A Driving Instructor (Pdi training)
Start a new career and train to become a driving instructor with OOOSH!
To become a driving instructor, you need to apply to the DVSA. More information can be found at
To satisy the Registrar that you are worthy of being a driving instructor, you will need to:
hold a full UK or European Union (EU/European Economic Area (EEA) unrestricted car driving licence
have held it for a total of at least four out of the past six years prior to entering the Register after qualifying
not have been disqualified from driving at any time in the four 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 they assess your suitability to be entered on the Register. You will be required to have an enhanced level criminal record check.
You will also need to pass 3 exams.
Part 1 is a theory and hazard perception test.
Part 2 is a test of your driving ability. Once this test is done you can train to gain your 40 hours to be eligible for a trainee instructor licence. You can then work and study with learner drivers. Within 6 months you will take your part 3 test.
Part 3 is a test of your instructional ability
Your Training With OOOSH!
Online Part 1 training at home. Classroom Training £20 ph if needed.
Part 2 Training - £40 per hour.
Part 3 Training - £40 per hour in car training. £25 per hour classroom. At least 10 hours in car training needed. 40 Hours needed to gain trainee licence which is valid for 6 months.
Fast track training available
Once qualified you will have the option join OOOSH! for just £50 pw.
Classroom & In Car Training Package
We offer 20 hours classroom training and 20 hours in car training to gain your trainee instructor licence.
Classroom Training - Every Monday
In Car Training - Every Friday
If you can't make those days we can arrange for your training to be on any day and possibly weekends.
All Pdi’s that we train are also advised to buy training material.
You can buy Adi/Pdi training material to help you qualify for Part 1, 2 and 3.
The Stationery Office (TSO) - Safe Driving for Life Wesbite
Driving instructor books can also be bought from Amazon.
We are based in Ormskirk, Wigan, Liverpool, Wirral & Southport but can organise training for you anywhere in Lancashire, Cheshire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside. We currently require driving instructors in Southport, St Helens, Wigan, Runcorn, Widnes and Liverpool.
If you would like to know more information or to organise your training, please call/ text Jamie on 077834 51917
Studying at home
Each stage of the training process will be done with your ORDIT registered instructor but you can speed the process up by studying at home.
You'll need to invest in some books for Part 1, 2 and 3 studying. Gov.uk wesbite will advise you on preparing for tests and you can also visit Grade Six Supplies to purchase training material.
Part 1 - This can be done at home and with us. Whilst training with us, you receive free acess to Theory Test Pro (change settings to Pdi) website and app. Theres also a number of other Apps you can down load, just search for Pdi Theory test on the app store. You will need to buy a copy of the highway code and know your road signs.
Part 2 and Part 3 - Training will be done with in 1:1 in car. You can also study at home by using Driving-Instructor.tv website.
Standards Test Training
Get that grade A!
We can provide check test training to Adi's accross Lancashire and Merseyseide
Our driving instructor trainers are highly qualified with many qualifications including ORDIT, Fleet and RoSPA Gold qualifications and more.
We can provide you with training to increase your chances of gaining that grade A you deserve.
Our instructors will help you understand how the standards test works and how to makes sure you are using the right teaching techniques to gain maximum points.
PRICE - £40 Per Hour