Answers to your questions

Frequently asked questions

How many driving lessons will I need to pass my test?


This is difficult to answer as we learn each of the skills at different speeds. Individuals will need different amounts of lessons before passing their test. In a survey the DVSA found that most people required 45 hours tuition and 22 hours practice. Dee Drive has always maintained a very high pass rate.




What area do you cover?


I am based in Penymynydd CH4 0LJ and teach in the surrounding areas. Here are some of the areas I work in as a guide -: Penyffordd, Dobshill, Drury, Buckley, New Brighton, Ewloe, Hawarden, Broughton, Higher Kinnerton, Hope, Treuddyn, Mold, Gwernymynydd, Cadole, Soughton, Northop. if your area is not listed please enquire.




What car do I take my test in?


Most people prefer to take their test in their instructors car. They feel most confortable in it and want to have their instructor with them on the day. However you can take the test in your own car as long as it meets the requirements. https://www.gov.uk/driving-test/using-your-own-car




When should I take my theory test?


You can start studying for your theory test straight away. Most people find it helps them with their driving skills because they understand driving better. Make sure you are fully prepared for your theory test. The pass mark is 43 out of 50 for the theory questions and 44 out of 75 for the hazard perception. When you are preparing aim for close to top marks, good training material will tell you were your strengths and weakneses are so you know which questions to study. Ask your instructor for advice.




What are the "show me, tell me " questions?


During your test you will be asked 2 vehicle safety questions, the examiner will ask you to demonstrate or explain how you would carry out a driving task.