Driving lessons in Gateshead

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BSM. A faster way to learn

Kick start your driving journey in Gateshead with BSM. BSM have the knowhow to get you passed quickly and safely. Let’s match you with the perfect driving instructor today!


• We come strongly recommended by 97% of our pupils*
• 10% higher pass rate than the national average**
• Driving lessons that don’t break the bank

Our instructors in Gateshead

All our instructors are DBS checked for your safety

RB
Richard Brown
Car
Peugeot
Gearbox
Automatic
Experience
30+ years
JS
Joanne Scott
Car
Peugeot
Gearbox
Manual
Experience
Up to 3 years
AM
Alan Moon
Car
Peugeot
Gearbox
Manual
Experience
10+ years

Tired of waiting?

We have one goal: to get you driving soon as possible. So, straight away we’ll get you behind the wheel and driving through Gateshead. We know you’re busy, so we’ll work around your schedule.

• Late evening, early morning and weekend bookings available
• Each lesson provides you with door to door service
• Last-minute lessons accommodated

Intensive Training

Really in a rush? We get it - maybe it’s a job or a special event coming up. BSM intensive training courses are designed to take you to the next level as quickly as possible. Contact our team to find out more today.

Taken hours of lessons but not ready for your impending driving test? Regardless of how far through your journey you are, BSM’s approved driving instructors can help in those final weeks.

No better place to learn

Founded in 1910, BSM offers the perfect place for you to learn to drive. Our instructors in Gateshead are vetted, expert and totally focused on your driving success.

• Thanks to our amazing instructors we receive a 9/10 satisfaction score from our students
• 84% of our pupils stick with the same instructor from the first lesson to the final test
• You can make same-day amendments to your schedule, no hard feelings, just let us know
• 1-2-1 lessons that are structured around you, your confidence, and your driving skills
• Female and male driving instructors are available

No unnecessary lessons

It's not ideal to take lessons you don’t think you need with another driving school in Gateshead. We help you to track your progress and tailor every lesson to you, meaning no wasted minutes.

• Single lessons and block bookings available
• We’ll happily refund unused lessons without delay
• Unlock savings with great introductory offers

Did you know?

Your practical and theory test can be booked at the same time right here in Gateshead.

• Get theory test prepped with your BSM instructor
• Take your written test with total confidence

Learning to drive with BSM in Gateshead

Manual or automatic?

BSM is the perfect driving school to take your automatic lessons with. Our fleet includes both manual and automatic cars, meaning the choice is always yours when you learn to drive with us.

• Can’t decide which to pick? Choose manual, you can drive both automatic and manual cars after your test

Beginner or pro?

We offer lessons for all types of driving aficionados, whether you’re starting out or well-versed behind the wheel.

• Our first-time driving lessons give you everything you need to know about the car and the road
• Driving can be a bit nerve-wracking when you just start out. That’s why we offer confidence-boosting lessons to calm any anxieties
• Can’t get on with the motorway? Our motorway lessons are one example of the types of specialized lessons we offer
• Need more help after you've passed? The BSM Pass Plus Course is designed by industry experts to focus on core elements of driving, from parking to braking techniques

Member benefits

BSM driving students get a free AA recovery membership.

It’s our way of saying thanks for choosing us. We’ve also thrown in discounts to local attractions and restaurants too.

Test locations near Gateshead

Gateshead's driving test routes were created to include all of the challenges of modern driving.

That’s why we only pick highly-skilled instructors with detailed knowledge of the local area.

All you need to do is book your lesson online today and take your first steps towards getting your licence with BSM.

Gateshead Practical Test Centre

Pass Rate:44.70%

Waterside Drive, Dunston, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9HU

Facilities

Toilets
Wheelchair Access

Not in Gateshead? Not a problem.