Learning to Drive

Learning to drive is what PassMeFast is all about. We’ve already helped hundreds of students trade in their provisional for a shiny new full UK driving licence—and the list of PassMeFast alumni is growing every single day. That’s why we’ve created a section of our blog specifically dedicated to provide useful guidance for those who are currently learning to drive. In this section, we’ll include information on which courses to take, the best way to prepare for your theory and practical tests, and plenty more handy hints and tips to help speed up your journey to driving. Get the advice you need to ditch your ‘L’ plates faster!

Our Top 5 Pass Photos in April

Top 5 pass photos April

With all of the beautiful weather we’ve been having recently, it seems spring has officially sprung! Before it disappears for another year (sob), what better way to celebrate than by congratulating our latest crop of qualified drivers?! April’s been a busy month here at PassMeFast—we’re not sure if you’ve heard, but we recently launched in Derbyshire. Yep, we just couldn’t resist those rolling hills and quaint historical towns! Keep an eye on the blog to see where we might be...

PassMeFast’s 10 Hour Driving Course

Are you an experienced driver who needs to brush up on a couple of key areas before taking your driving test? Or have you already taken a test and failed? If either answer is yes, then we might have the perfect solution. Instead of spending weeks taking the odd lesson here and there to get test-ready, you could take an intensive refresher course to improve your confidence and get you passed. So, if you need a few extra hours to...

Meet an ADI: Frank

PassMeFast wouldn’t be anywhere without its experienced fleet of DVSA-approved instructors. They are invaluable in aiding hundreds of learner drivers across the UK with passing their driving test and getting on the road fast. If you’re looking to book onto a PassMeFast course, you might be interested in getting to know the instructors you might be learning with. With that in mind, we created the “Meet an ADI” series—giving you a behind-the-scenes look at our top ADIs. Last month, we...

PassMeFast’s 48 Hour Driving Course

Are you a complete beginner driver? Have you had little to no experience driving a car? Don’t spend months taking hourly driving lessons—try out an intensive driving course instead. PassMeFast’s 48 hour driving course is the ultimate beginner course, designed to start you at the very basics so you can develop your driving skills—eventually progressing to an advanced level. If you’re interested—and looking to pass fast—check out the video below to find out what our beginner 48 hour driving course...

Our Top 5 Pass Photos in March

Pass Photos March 2018

Here at PassMeFast we’ve helped numerous people gain their licence and get out on the open road as qualified drivers. Even though we’ve been busy preparing our latest launch—hello Lancashire!—we thought it would be nice to take the time to scroll through our latest pass photos and pick out a few favourites. No sign of any horror stories here, just lots of beaming faces! With multiple learners getting the green light every week, it’s sadly not possible to give a...

March 2018: News Roundup

As March 2018 draws to a close, the team here at the PassMeFast blog are taking a look back at all the biggest driving news that’s hit the headlines this month. We’ll be covering the passes, the fails, the good and the bad—in short, everything about driving! Let’s get this show on the road. PassMeFast comes to Lancashire We hope you’ll allow us to start off this month’s roundup with a little self-reflection. This month saw some very exciting news...

PassMeFast’s 20 Hour Driving Course

Are you a learner driver who’s got a decent number of driving lessons under their belt? Do you feel like you’re “halfway there”? If you feel fairly confident with driving along the road but need to practice on the advanced manoeuvres, we might have the perfect solution for you. PassMeFast’s 20 hour driving course is ideal for learners who have driving experience but need assistance on more advanced and complex driving skills. Curious? Take a look at the video below...

PassMeFast’s 5 Hour Driving Course

Got plenty of driving hours in the bag but still haven’t passed your test? Lost your confidence after failing your most recent test? Fortunately, neither situation has to mark the end of your driving journey. The answer lies in refresher courses. Ideal for learner drivers who have plenty of experience under their belt but need to give their skills a good polish, refresher courses can get you test-ready in no time. PassMeFast offers its own range of refresher courses, the...

Meet an ADI: Ann

Here at the PassMeFast blog, we’ve talked a lot about our fleet of DVSA-approved driving instructors. We’ve explained the (brilliant!) instructor grades they get, and let them have their say on the 2017 driving test changes. However, so far, we haven’t properly introduced the instructors themselves. Now, we’re taking the chance to change all of that, and launching a new series of posts: Meet an ADI. In each post, we’ll introduce one of our instructors, helping you to get to know...

What’s the Average Number of Attempts It Takes to Pass the Driving Test?

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Not everyone will be lucky enough to pass their test the first time around. In fact, according to the DVSA, less than half of us do! The average pass rate in 2016/17 was 47.1%. Many factors can determine whether you pass first time, and it doesn’t necessarily reflect your level of driving ability. Nerves, unpredictable circumstances and silly mistakes can all get in the way of perfectly capable drivers passing first time. Failing a driving test is disappointing, sure, but it’s...