Driving Schools Crawley

Driving Schools Crawley

Driving Schools Crawley

Passing your test with Driving Schools Crawley

Welcome to Peter Chappell School of Motoring offering driving lessons in Crawley and surrounding area’s. Originally we started with our Driving Schools Crawley many years ago and branched out quickly to offer driving tuition in Horsham providing first class driving tuition with very high first time pass rates. In 2010 we branched out further to offer driving instructors in Haywards Heath due to the huge success with our student recommendations.

In January 2011 we decided to offer driving lessons in Redhill and Reigate where today we are still considered number one by all our past and present students. Although we may not be the cheapest driving school around we certainly give our students exactly what they pay for, fast 1st time pass rates saving you the student more money. We train students of all ages offering Fast track Intensive driving lessons in crawley to suit all stages of experience. Block Bookings for further discounts and not forgetting the Pass Plus Course in Crawley for those younger drivers looking to reduce their insurance.


Special offer, get your first three driving lessons with driving schools crawley for just £9.99 Each! This is a favourite choice for our new students and an un beatable price for driving schools Crawley.

 Looking for fast progress and know what you need? Then this is the package for you. Take an initial 2 hours assessment and then space your remaining 3 hours over the coming days or weeks. We find those students who have had lessons previously prefer this deal.

Block book ten hours tuition and save on your lessons. Most pupils who have already taken 20 to 30 lessons previously prefer this package deal as it is usually enough to get them to test standards depending on your learning capacity. See also Intensive driving courses in Crawley.


Whatever you circumstances from a novice through to an expert just needing a few lessons prior to your test we have the right deal tailored to your individual needs. Peter Chappell School of Motoring can call out to your place of work or home where ever you are so if your looking for a driving schools Crawley or driving lessons in Crawley or driving instructors in Crawley  we can deliver the right package for you at very competitive prices.

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Peter Chappell School of Motoring are enthusiastic driving instructors in Crawley who are eternally grateful for all the recommendations we receive. One of the biggest reasons we have been so successful over the years is due to our past and present students. We want to say a huge thanks by offering a reward system which wont take long to receive. Simply recommend a friend to our driving school in Crawley and after only 3 lessons have been completed we will give you a Free one hour driving lesson in Crawley or surrounding area’s. Please select the image above for more information.

Practical Test Explained

Your driving test will start with the driving examiner checking your documentation, getting you to sign the driving assessment form, then an eyesight check and some vehicle safety questions. You will then start your practical driving test which will include a specific manoeuvre. The driving test in Crawley will last about 35 – 40 minutes. Throughout the test your examiner will be looking for an overall safe standard of driving, including when you are carrying out the set manoeuvres.Continue Reading..

Hazard Perception Test

To achieve a high score you will need to respond to the developing hazard during the early part of its development. The maximum score you can achieve on each hazard is 5. To acheive a high score you must click your mouse in the early stages of the hazard developing. It should be noted if you act inappropriately, during the video, by clicking your mouse continuosly, or in a pattern, you will score zero. At the end of that particular clip the computer will inform you that you have scored zero points. Continue Reading.. 

Independent Driving Test

From the 4th October 2010 the Practical Driving Test included a section called “Independent Driving”. In the Independent Driving section of your test, you will drive for approximately ten minutes. The examiner will ask you to drive by either following a series of directions, follow traffic signs, or a combination of both. To help you understand where you’re going, the examiner may show you a diagram. It doesn’t matter if you don’t remember every direction, or if you go the wrong way, as long as you….Continue Reading..

It’s Your Test Day

Immediately before your test you should have a 1.5 hour lesson with your instructor to warm up and feel comfortable in the car. It also gives us the opportunity to go over those show me, tell me questions again, and if an issue is discovered (e.g. – a faulty bulb ) it gives us the time to put this right before your test. It’ll also help to calm any last minute nerves you may have, and to go over any concerns that you may have (e.g. – to cover any of the manoeuvres or the the emergency stop. Remember to bring along…Continue Reading..


Applying for a provisional driving licence is essential to anyone wanting to take driving lessons in Crawley for the first time, unfortunately without a provisional licence it is against the law for any qualified driver to take you out for driving lessons or for Crawley Driving Schools. If you have not already applied and not sure where to start then please apply here as soon as possible.



  • Thanks for all your instruction and patience. So pleased to pass quickly. This will enable me to drive the works van and further my job.–Chris Reidy, Pulborough

  • Thank you very much for your instruction and patience and giving me the confidence to drive in this country. So different from Brazil, absolutely delighted to be able to drive again after only 12 lessons and passing 1st time.–Marco Garva, Burgess Hill

  • Thanks for all your instruction and patience. So pleased to pass quickly. This will enable me to drive the works van and further my job.–Chris Reidy, Pulborough

  • Thanks for all your help and patience, very happy and pleased to pass 1st time!!! .–Claire Brodie, Crawley

  • Thank you very much for getting me to pass my test and improve my confidence and skills.–Rebecca Martin of Nutfield, Redhill

  • Thank you very much for getting me to pass 1st time with only 15 lessons making me aware of using my bike riding skills in driving a car. Gave me great confidence.–Ashley Dansie , Reigate

  • Great!! So pleased. Thanks for getting me to learn to drive safe in 14 hours of driving lessons.–Kushan Buddhika , Crawley

  • Thank you very much for patiently analysing my driving habits and getting me to be less nervous by showing me how to be more confident.–Luke Insley , Crawley

  • I was so happy to chose Peter as my driving instructor because he is a proficient teacher. He knows the techniques in order to pass the practical test and become a safe driver. I will definately recommend him to other people.–Adeyinka Olosunde , Croydon

  • Very pleased to pass 1st time, having driven in several countries on an international licence, it was good to learn safe driving habits on these very busy roads.–Vimal , Redhill

  • Thanks for turning my driving around with your instruction and information so that I passed with 3 minors, much of which I was unaware and getting me to concentrate.–Muhammed Kamran, Reigate

  • Wow !! Amazing, thanks Peter. Living in Croydon, taking my test in reigate and not knowing the area, then passing 1st time. Great, just what I needed for my job.–Suleiman, Croydon