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Rio Driving School
  • Walsall
Rio Driving School is a driving school based in Walsall and offers award-winning driving lessons with an excellent first time pass rate and driving instructor training for anyone who has been driving for 3 years or more!


The experienced team of driving instructors specialise in teaching nervous and anxious pupils as well as those with some special needs. Rio Driving School offers a friendly and affordable driving tuition service across all WS and WV postal codes, including (but not limited to) Walsall, Cannock, Wednesbury, Wolverhampton, Willenhall and Lichfield.

The business is owned and managed by advanced driving instructor Paul Fisher, who specialises in teaching nervous drivers in particular. Paul was personally trained by retired police Sgt. Chris Gilbert, who was driving instructor to HRH Prince William and HRH Prince Harry, The Duchess of York, The Duchess of Gloucester, The Earl of Ulster.

Rio Driving School can teach everyone to drive including:

  • People who are extremely anxious or nervous about learning to drive.
  • People who have taken their driving test more than 5 times and not succeeded in passing yet.
  • People who were told by other driving schools/instructors that they'll never drive or pass the test.
  • People who need evening or weekend driving lessons.
  • People with some kinds of learning difficulties.
  • People who need driving lessons in a foreign language.

Why choose Rio Driving School?

Rio is a very specialist driving school. It has a proven track record, with a very high pass rate, and has assisted many drivers in passing their test - some were close to giving up! If you're nervous about learning to drive, get in touch with Rio Driving School today, they will be able to help you.

Rio Driving School provides affordable driving lessons for...

  • Complete beginners
  • Partially trained drivers 
  • Rio can also provide refresher courses for full licence holders

The cost of driving lessons...


Driving lesson prices (Correct as at April 2021)


* £30 for 1 hour

* £44 for 1.5 hours

* £58 for 2 hours

* £280 for 10 hours (lessons are £28/hr this way)


*£32 for 1 hour

*£47 for 1.5 hours

* £62 for 2 hours

* £300 for 10 hours (Lessons are £30/hr this way)

* Driving Tests are £75

* Intensive Training is £1400 for 40 hours.

Good to know...

All driving instructors are Criminal Record Bureau (CRB) checked (Enhanced). Rest assured that the team is checked every 12 months, and are suitable to work with young people and vulnerable adults.

Honest Service: If you pay for 1 hour of training, you will get the full hour. Rio Driving School prides themselves on being punctual too and will let you know about unavoidable road traffic delays. Any delay will be added on to the end of your lesson or refunded, whatever is preferred.

Rio Instructors teach pupils how to drive safely and develop a skill for life, with a fantastic success rate. Being Pass Quick Specialists, Rio Driving Instructors will teach you the skills necessary to pass your driving test, first time - in the minimum number of lessons. You will be driving the car on your very first lesson! You will also mostly learn on the move too.

The team regularly use the latest teaching techniques and are fully up-to-date with the recent changes from the DVSA.

A Calm Approach

Rio Driving School provides a calm and relaxing environment in which students can learn how to become a safe, competent and confident driver for life. Paul is registered with the British Hypnotherapy Society, and he is a Certified NLP therapist.

His therapeutic techniques can help with:

  • Nerves/anxiety
  • Exam performance
  • Memory Confidence

Even the most nervous pupil will feel calm and confident with the instructors by the end of the first lesson. Rio Instructors regularly teach pupils of all ages and abilities, including those with additional needs such as dyslexia, short term memory loss or problems with left/right, ADHD.

All instructors are patient and can adapt their teaching to suit all styles of learning.

Want to become a driving instructor?

Are you looking to become a driving instructor? Rio Driving School provides a professional and expert training program that will ensure your successful pursuit of becoming a driving instructor. They take people from the basics all the way through to the most advanced levels and they believe that their driving instructor training is among the best within the West Midlands. 


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LEARNER looking for a DRIVING INSTRUCTOR? Call 0800 566 8636


Contact Rio Driving School today...

Discover the freedom that learning to drive can give you with Rio Driving School!

For the most recommended driving school in Walsall please contact Rio Driving School.

Tel. 0800 566 8636

Txt. 07970 968240

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