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Kirsty Wright, Newport IW

Kirsty Wright, Newport IW

After waiting until I was 23 years old to finally pluck up the courage to start driving I'm so glad that I did! Having general anxiety has stopped me from doing certain things and progressing in my life. From the first lesson Kevin was patient and understanding of the...

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Shannon Hatton, East Cowes

Shannon Hatton, East Cowes

I'd recommend you because of how patient you were when I needed thing repeated loads of times and how clear you were at explaining things. I'd recommend you because of how patient you were when I needed thing repeated loads of times and how clear you were at...

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Peter Barfoot, Sandown

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...

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Ben Harvey, Newport

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...

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Issy Proctor, Binstead

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...

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Chloe Wheeler, Freshwater

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...

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Andrew Mabey

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...

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Abbie Piper

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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Kate Wratten, Newport

Kate Wratten, Newport

After trying two different instructors and deciding that driving wasn't for me, I attempted for the third time to learn to drive, expecting the same results. However, I have now passed and don't hate driving at all. Kevin's method of teaching was by far the best of...

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Harry Gallaher, Cowes

Harry Gallaher, Cowes

Kevin's patience clearly became apparent very early on, as every lesson often needed a lot of revision to kick me back into the groove of driving a car! He builds your confidence without you noticing it, so when you get to a point where you feel unsure, Kevin talks...

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Charlotte Parsons, Ryde

Charlotte Parsons, Ryde

I thought the driving lessons with Kevin was brilliant, I thought the way he teaches makes you feel confident and he makes you feel comfortable with what you are doing.  I would highly recommend Kevin as a driving instructor because he helps you understand and helps...

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Lucy Best, Ventnor

Lucy Best, Ventnor

Hello Kevin 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...

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Chloe Sullivan, Ryde

Chloe Sullivan, Ryde

During my course I thought that the exercises which was carried out helped throughout my course they were really useful to develop on different skills. The charts and the notes I was really impressed with, as it showed my progress and how far I was coming along. I...

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James Russell, Ryde

James Russell, Ryde

Smart drive and Kevin's company was well worth the money. The most thorough driving instructor and course i have used. Very good teaching methods and explanations. Not just by pointing out the things that were wrong but by finding out how to get the best out of you...

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Olivia Henderson, Newport

Olivia Henderson, Newport

I had my first 10 driving lessons with another instructor who was getting me nowhere, I soon realised that I needed to change instructors. I chose Kev because of his good reputation and from day 1, he was brilliant. He changed my bad driving habits straight  away....

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Stacey Terrett, Newport

Stacey Terrett, Newport

When I started driving with Kevin I hadn't had a proper driving lesson for about 8 years, so I was very nervous before my lessons, but Kevin put me at ease so I was able to actually look forward to them. I found that Kevin worked through the course at a pace that...

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Kate Higgs, Ventnor

Kate Higgs, Ventnor

Kevin was the second driving instructor I came to as with my previous instructor I had a bad experience. Kevin showed an understanding in the way I learn and I feel is flexible in his teaching methods, Kevin makes you feel comfortable and most importantly has patience...

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Genny Lavery, Seaview

Genny Lavery, Seaview

I had no previous driving experience but overall i enjoyed my lessons and learnt a lot. I take a lot of things that people say to heart at times, so some of the criticism that i was getting i didn't agree with to much. but then near the end i realised that it was a...

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