Isle of Wight Driving Lessons

Driving Lessons

Learn to Drive on the Isle of Wight

Fully structured lessons, Discount for block bookings, Teaching students all over the Isle Of Wight, door to door pick up and drop off, 12 years experience, dozens and dozens of satisfied customers.

Intensive driving courses IOW

Intensive Courses

Fastest Way To Pass Your Test

Doing 1 hour a week is NOT the most cost efective way to learn to drive, regular Lessons means less things forgotten, you will need less lessons and pass quicker.

Learn to drive on the IW

Getting started

Everything you need to know

Before you are able to start your lessons with Smart Drive, you must have a provisional driving licence, find how to apply and other common questions.

Recent passes

Sarah Nolan

JACK EAST, NEWPORT
Congratulations to Jack East of Newport who passed his driving test on the 5th of June with only two driver faults!! Well done Jack it was well deserved, enjoyed your company, lets hope the gunners can do better next season. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive
www.smartdriveiow.co.uk

Sarah Nolan

JESSIE HODGKONSON, EAST COWES
Congratulations to Jessie Hodgkinson of East Cowes who passed her driving test on the 10th May at the first attempt!! Well done Jessie you have come a long way with your confidence and it showed with a perfect score of 0 minors!
Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of smart drive
www.smartdriveiow.co.uk

Sarah Nolan

DAVID WHYBROW, SEAVIEW
Congratulations to David Whybrow of Seaview who passed his driving test on the 4th May with only 3 minor faults!! Well done David I know it has been a long time coming so I am well pleased for you, good luck with the new job and let’s hope our team can at least win the cup!! Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive
www.smartdriveiow.co.uk

Sarah Nolan

HENRY CLIFFORD, COWES
Congratulations to Henry Clifford of Cowes who passed his driving test on the 2nd of May at the first attempt with only two driver faults!! Well done Henry that’s a great result, good luck with your new job. Best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive
www.smartdriveiow.co.uk

Sarah Nolan

SARAH WOOD, WOOTON
Congratulations to Sarah Wood of Wootton who passed her driving test on the 11th April. Well done Sarah you drove really well and deserved your pass, I will look out for you in your vw polo. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.
www.smartdriveiow.co.uk

Sarah Nolan

TIM WILSON, NEWPORT
Congratulations to Tim Wilson of Newport who passed his driving test on the 7th April at the first attempt!. Well done Tim you drove really well with only two driver faults, I will see you around in your Picanto, you will be safer off that bike now lol! Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin haynes of Smart Drive.
www.smartdriveiow.co.uk

Sarah Nolan

SARAH NOLAN, NEWPORT
Congratulations to Sarah Nolan of Newport who passed her driving test on the 3rd of march at the first attempt! Well done Sarah you worked hard for that, thank you for the polos, see you on the road. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Saffron Harvey

DAVE WILLIS, WOOTON
Congratulations to David Willis of Wootton who passed his driving test on the 23rd February. Well done David you drove really well with 0 minor faults, a perfect drive round. Good luck with the shop fitting, I look forward to teaching your brother, see you on the road, good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Saffron Harvey

SAFFRON HARVEY, NEWPORT
Congratulations to Saffron Harvey who passed her driving test on the 15th February. Well done Saff you drove really well with only 3 driver faults, all your hard work has paid off, I will look out for you on the road, good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Jaden Nasby

JAYDEN NASBY, BINSTEAD
Congratulations to Jayden Nasby of Binstead who passed his driving teston the 8th February at the 1st attempt and did it with 0 minors, a perfect drive Jayden well done, you be able to leave the scooter at home now and drive to work, you’ll enjoy the layins lol!!
good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive – Manual & Automatic driving lessons

Macca

MACAULEY WATTERSON, NEWPORT
Congratulations to Maccauley watterson of Newport who passed his driving test on 27th January at the first attempt!! Well done Macca you drove really well with only 2 minors, you will be able to drive to your footy coaching now, I will look out for you on the road, best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

PATRICK BRAY

PATRICK BRAY, YARMOUTH
Congratulations to Patrick Bray of Thorley who passed his driving test on 5th January with only 2 minors!! Well done Patrick and you managed to pass in only 6 weeks! I will look out for you in your ford fiesta, see you on the road, best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

YANET HERNANDEZ

YANET HANANDEZ SHANKLIN
Congratulations to Yanet Hernandez of Shanklin who passed her driving test on 5th January with only 2 minors!! Well done Yanet much deserved, it has been a long time coming but worth the wait, see you on the road, best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart drive

ROXY HAILES

ROXY HAILES, NEWPORT
Congratulations to Roxy Hailes of Newport who passed her driving test on the 4th of January with only 3 minors!! Well done Roxy you drove really well and remembered to get into a gear this time lol.
Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

CHARLIE FENNIMORE

CHARLIE FENNIMORE, FRESHWATER

Congratulations to charlie fennimore of freshwater who passed his driving test at the first attempt! Well done Charlie you drove really well with only 3 minors, see you on the road, good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Peter Barfoot

RUSSELL DYER, NEWPORT

Congratulations to Russell Dyer of Newport who passed his driving test at the first attempt!! Well done Russell you drove really well, and now your parents will have to buy you a car lol, hope it goes well at wight fibre hopefully you will have your own van in the future, good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Peter Barfoot

PETER BARFOOT, SANDOWN

Congratulations to Peter Barfoot of Sandown who passed his driving test on 20th October at the first attempt!! Well done Pete really good drive around with only 3 minors, good luck in getting somewhere to park on Hinton road lol
Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

 

Ben Harvey

BEN HARVEY, NEWPORT

Congratulations to Ben Harvey of Newport who passed his driving test on the 6th October!! Well done Ben you had a really good drive with only 3 driver faults, I will look out for you in you Vauxhall corsa, good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Richard Drummond

RICHARD DRUMMOND, NEWPORT

Congratulations to Richard Drummond of Newport who passed his driving test on the 28th September at the 1st attempt!! Well done Rich you had a really good drive round with only 1 driver fault. I will look out for you on the road, good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Tom Newnham

TOM NEWNHAM, RYDE

Congratulations to Tom Newnham of Ryde who passed his driving test on the 20th September!! Well done Tom you had a good drive round with only three driver faults. Good luck at university, see you on the road. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Mark Osment

MARK OSMENT, COWES

Congratulations to Mark Osment of Cowes who passed his driving test on 19th September at the first attempt!! Well done Mark you drove really well with only two driver faults. This has been a long time coming, see you on the road. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Gemma Abbott

GEMMA ABBOTT, BRIGHSTONE

Congratulations to Gemma Abbott of Brighstone who passed her driving test on 15th September at the first attempt!! Well done Gemma well deserved and only 4 driver faults. No more waiting two hours for buses lol. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

Bronwyn Westmore

BRONWYN WESTMORE, PORCHFIELD

Congratulations to Bronwyn Westmore of Porchfield who passed her driving test on the 8th of September at the first attempt!! Well done Bronwyn you drove really well with only 4 driver faults, good luck at university, I expect you to be fluent in Welsh when I see you next lol!  Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Issy Proctor

ISSY PROCTOR, BINSTEAD

Congratulations to Issy Procter of Binstead who passed her driving test on 2nd September at the first attempt!! Well done Issy you drove really well with only 4 driver faults,This will make it easier to get to your horses, see you on the road.
Good luck and best wishes form your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive

Chloe Wheeler

Chloe Wheeler, Freshwater

Congratulations to Chloe Wheeler of Freshwater who passed her driving test on the 3rd August. Well done Chloe we got there in the end, I wish you all the best at Uni, hopefully you will get a little run about to use when you come back from Uni. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

Ryan Syme

Ryan Syme, Newport

Congratulations to Ryan Syme of Newport who passed his driving test on 11th July!! Well done Ryan with only 5 driver faults, you did a lot better this time as you got a hold of your nerves. Hopefully you can get insured on someone’s car. Good luck and best wishes from your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

Andrew Mabey

Andrew Mabey, Cowes

Congratulations to Andrew Mabey of Cowes who passed his driving test on the 8th July!! Well done Andrew you drove really well with only 4 driver faults. Good luck with your college results when they come through, I will look out for you on the road, Good luck and best wishes form your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

Molly Gregory

Molly Gregory, Cowes

Congratulations to Molly Gregory of Cowes who passed her driving test on the 29th June!! Well done Molly and with only 2 driver faults. You did really well and you deserve it, it has been worth the perseverance, I will look out for your fiat 500. Good luck and best wishes form your driving instructor Kevin Haynes of Smart Drive.

Call: 07866 410387 or 01983 539597

Recent Testimonials

Peter Barfoot, Sandown

I found Kevin to be a very patient instructor who was great at explaining things and was happy to clarify questions when I wasn’t quite sure. I found lessons to be relaxed and fun and his use of a tick sheet to monitor progress very helpful. He would often ask how I...

Ben Harvey, Newport

I really enjoyed learning to drive with Kevin as I am quite a nervous person so his calm manner helped me progress further and he never got frustrated when asked to repeat or go through a manoeuvre we have completed many times. I would definitely recommend Kevin to...

Issy Proctor, Binstead

I liked the way Kevin did a recap at the beginning of each lesson and asked what i felt i needed more work on from the lesson before, and I also like how I knew what I would be doing in my next lesson because we planned it at the end of the lesson before. Also if I...

Chloe Wheeler, Freshwater

  Kevin was a brilliant driving instructor and was patient throughout the course, helping me massively with my nerves and hesitation through my driving experience, while making sure I move forward each lesson. When teaching the manoeuvres he always used easy and clear...

Andrew Mabey

Compared to my previous instructor, Kevin’s patience helped me to relax and progress much more than I had done. His constructive feedback at the end of each lesson enabled me to see my progress and helped me to focus on what I needed to improve upon. My confidence was...

Abbie Piper

I felt like my previous instructor didn't quite understand how nervous I was and I just I had to get on with it. I feel that things could have been gone through a bit better. I think the methods were very good and everything was always explained very well and kevin...

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