Driving Lessons from friendly, experienced driving instructors based in Reading

  • Absolutely brilliant. Siama was kind, patient and put me at ease.

    Matthew Steele
    September 12, 2023

    Since having Saima as a driving instructor she has helped me so much, not only with my ability but confidence on the road, she isn’t just a lovely person but... read more

    August 13, 2023

    So I have been friends with Natalie for many years and when covid hit I took time to reflect on my future. Not knowing what I could do I decided... read more

    July 13, 2023
  • We could not recommend Becka enough. She is an amazing instructor that helped my daughter pass her driving test first time. She was helpful, caring and flexible to accommodate our... read more

    M Sulaj
    July 13, 2023

    I learnt to drive with Saima from always pass. She was extremely patient and helpful. She also allowed me to make mistakes and learn from them in a stress... read more

    Amelia Barnham
    July 13, 2023

    Just passed my test first time this morning, I had the lovely Saima, I couldn’t have asked for a better instructor. She calmed all my nerves had a lovely car... read more

    Lena Hennessey
    July 13, 2023

Driving Lessons


Always Pass driving school has been providing driving lessons in Reading for over 16 years, supplying highly qualified driving instructors to thousands of happy pupils. 

We are a very friendly, and approachable group of driving instructors. Whether you want driving lessons to pass a driving test, or learn other driving skills such as motorway training, we will be able to help you.  Our driving instructors can also assist you to pass your driving theory test.

Each student will receive theory training if requested, a progress book for keep track on where you are in your training plan. We don’t charge extra for the car on test day.

Theory Test Pro

We use Theory Test Pro. Learners using Theory Test Pro are twice as likely to pass than the national average. Register with us today to start using it for free, and get on the road quicker!

Advanced Driving

If you are interested in advanced driving qualifications, we have the experience to train you to a great standard. Also with pass plus we can help bring your car insurance down. We can also help you to get your licence back if it has been revoked.

Areas that we cover for driving lessons are: Reading, Woodley, Charvil, Twyford, East Reading, Lower Earley, Earley, Henley, Wokingham, Bracknell, and Caversham
Areas that we cover for Driving tests are: Reading, Farnborough, Slough & Chertsey.

Work With Us

If you’re a driving instructor, we’re hiring! Even if you’re already working for another company if you’re interested in working with a small independent company please get in touch.

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Our Courses


Get Driving

Manual Driving Lessons

Driving lessons in a manual car, for anyone over 17 holding a provisional driving licence. If you have any questions or extra requirements please contact us.

£42 per hour

Pass Plus

Pass plus is an optional course introduced by DVSA and is considered the best way to give additional driving experience to a qualified learner. 

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Advanced Driving

Advanced driving lesson for after you’ve passed your test. These can give extra confidence on motorways and help to bring your insurance payments down too.

£45 per hour

Taxi Training

You must apply to your local council for a licence to drive a taxi or private hire vehicle (PHV). Here at Always Pass we can guide you through the process and provide the taxi training course.

£45 per hour

Fleet Training

Fleet driver training is an integral component of a fleet management programme.

As qualified fleet trainers, we are known as the trainers on the list from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency registered fleet driver trainer section on their website

From £130/half day per person

Driving Instructor Training

We can train you to become an Approved Driving Instructor. To become an ADI you must complete three qualifying tests. Part one tests your theory knowledge, part two tests your driving ability and fitness, and part three tests your ability to instruct learner drivers.

£45 per hour

Motorway Lessons

Driving on the motorway can be a daunting prospect, particularly those who have recently passed their driving test, or those who haven’t driven on the motorway for a long time. It doesn’t have to be this way though. If you feel nervous about venturing onto a three-lane highway then you should consider some motorway driving lessons.

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£57 for 90 minutes, £76 for 2 hours


“Fantastic! Natalie is incredibly knowledgable about teaching people to drive! No faffing about, gave me the confidence and belief I could do it from Day 1. Genuinely a nice trusting lady who helped me pass within 3 months of starting to drive with her! I look back and thank her for everything she did for me.”


Bradley Austin

“Sharon Harper is the best driving instructor and I could not recommend her enough to prospective learners. After previously failing my test twice with 2 different driving schools, Sharon rebuilt my confidence and enjoyment in driving and I have recently passed my test thanks to her! Sharon is calm, knowledgable and extremely easy to get on with! Thank you Sharon!”


Joanna Shimell

“Ken is an amazing and very patient instructor. He was great at making me feel comfortable and confident. I will miss my lessons now I’ve passed 1st time with 3 minors.”


Amanda Dodsworth

“I (Rosie, daughter of Nick) had Paul M as my instructor. He passed me first time, always kept my nerves down, made sure I didn’t panic and was always positive – just what I needed! Would recommend to absolutely everyone. Thanks Paul xx”


Nick Kemp