Answers to some of your frequent questions...
Frequently asked questions
Who are Podium Driving School?
Podium is a driving school made up of individual self employed driving instructors, all with a similar goal and passion... Deliver outstanding driving lessons and ensure their business keep up with market changes and always strive to add aditional value.
We offer bespoke driver training packages, be it the regular weekly lessons or the more intensive driving courses and everything inbetween.
Why should I purchase a driving lesson or course with Podium Driving School?
Firstly we are large enough to compete with deman but small enough to care, personally. Your achievements really do matter and it's why we started our adventure.
We offer regular weekly driving lessons as well as bespoke, made for you intensive and semi-intensive driving courses.
Additionally to being qualified ADI's, we have more learning aids and techniques than you can shake a stick at. Take our logbook for example, this alone can shave off approximately 10 hours of training you would otherwise need in the vehicle.
We hope you can now see why our reviews on Google and Yell are so positive!
What areas do you cover?
We provide driving lessons predominantly in London and Kent. For our full list of the areas we cover, visit our Areas We Cover page.
If you're interested in training to be a driving instructor or your already an ADI, we would love the opportunity to speak with you.
For any other questions or enquiries regaring areas we cover, give us a call on 0330 133 3930 or pop us an email.
How do I contact Podium Driving School?
You can contact Podium Driving School in the following ways:
If you have already booked a driving lesson or course & have been assigned an instructor, the quickest way to get help and information is to contact your Driving Instructor via the mobile app.
What social media platforms do Podium use?
Does Podium offer a regular Blog?
Absolutely! - View our blog here
Where is Podium Driving School located?
We're based in several locations, as our instructor team cover quite a vast area of the UK.
Intensive Driving Lessons
What's an Intensive Driving Course?
Typically, intensive driving lessons are longer in duration and usually taken over a shorter period i.e 20 hours in 2 weeks.
What's included in your Intensive Driving Courses?
Our intensive driving courses offer everything you need and more!
1-to-1 Client-centred tuition from a DVSA Approved Driving Instructor or Potential Driving Instructor
Your driving test fee (£64 paid directly to the DVSA)
A tailored service to suit your needs and requirements
- A pick up location mutually convenient for you and your instructor
- Friendly and swift support from the office team in Dartford
- Options to fast track your driving lessons and/or driving test date
- The option to take a learner Logbook to boost your learning & skills whilst reducing the amount of time needed on the road with an instructor.
How many hours will I need for my Intensive Driving Course?
This is the million dollar question... It would be difficult and possibly unprofessional to give a 'one size fits all' answer to this.