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Join Stephanie Roche and Georgia Penna (Salpa) and the thousands of other students who have achieved driving test success with RSA School of Motoring

What you get when you pick us

As a student of RSA School of Motoring you get more. Why? Glad you asked...

Leinster's best instructors

Only instructors that meet our high standards work with us. Each one is vetted through a intensive interview and training process

Comprehensive curriculum

Lessons with us don't just start and finish in the car. Work through our 16 module support email course based around the EDT and driving test.

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If you're not happy then we definitely aren't happy. If you're not satisfied after your first lesson we'll give you your money back*

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Automatic or Manual

With us you can learn in automatic or manual and switch at anytime. Choose which transmission you want to use when you order and we'll handle the rest.

We come to you

We understand that our students often need their lessons to work around hectic schedules. That's why you can start your lesson from home, work or college.

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Driving Lessons Ballinakill

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Ballinakill is a small village in County Laois, Ireland on the R432 regional road between Abbeyleix, Ballyragget and Castlecomer, Co Kilkenny find out more about Ballinakill

Learning to Drive in Ballinakill: An Eye Opening Driver Training Solution

We all remember the entertaining engaging teacher in school that made learning easy and fun. And we will remember the bad teachers that had no business educating anyone. We don't assume teachers are made equal and that is certainly no less real with driving instructors. It's not as simple as searching 'Driving Lessons Ballinakill' and choosing the first driving school you find. Who can you trust to offer you that exciting and engaging driving lesson experience?

You need a driving instructor with a reputation built on practical experience and student success. An establishment where learners are consistently getting through the driving test.

PAULINA DYLEWSKA - Passes with RSA School of Motoring


PAULINA DYLEWSKA - I couldn't have done it without RSA School of Motoring Leinster

I would like to say great THANK YOU to because I passed my driving test. My story is easy. I failed my first driving test. After that I found on the webside Tthe mobile phone to . I ordered 4 hours of lessons with him. That four hours gave me a lot of knowledge. At first He showed me how I should to drive than I had to drive. After few minutes He knows why I did not pass my exam. He is a good observer. He fixed my mistake with excelent result. The most important is that He thorougtly explained me why I did mistake. Good news for people with basic english!!!! He is patient and He is speaking simply and clearly. I really recommend the RSA SCHOOL OF MOTORING.

Pass your test in Ballinakill

Here is Why Our Students Brand Us The Leading Driving School in Ballinakill

We now have helped countless students pass the test so before you carry on your search we urge you to think about RSA School of Motoring for your driving lessons in Ballinakill. Let us show you why.

In all our decades instructing we have not witnessed a perfect driver because one doesn't exist. Staying safe and positive is all you need to aim for. We want you to feel like you are making excellent advancements after every driving lesson, in both practice and understanding which explains why our ADI's are taught to zone in on your poorest areas ensuring time is not thrown away on areas of your driving that are good.

Another thing we notice a lot is pupils coming back for a follow-up driving lesson having forgotten much of what was incorporated in the lesson before. To help with this we've produced our own exclusive training guides and tutorials to support you throughout your driver training.

This support content if utilised properly should push you to improve much faster and stay safe and sound. Our additional bonus training will give you a jump start on all your EDT driving lessons, road rules and on the driving test itself. No other Ballinakill driving school offers such a comprehensive service as this.

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What is the first thing you should do after being involved in an accident?

Stop your vehicle and check if any passengers are ok.

Fear of driving is very common and we appreciate it is crucial to provide the proper learning atmosphere for our pupils in Leinster. There certainly should be no shouting involved. It's our obligation to make sure you are comfortable in the driver's seat. To that end we never stop training our instructors to ensure that they're on top of their game. Being a student you are only as good as the training you receive and that training has to be focused on your own personal needs. In the end that is what being a driving instructor is all about. Bridging the gap and changing an anxious student into a dependable, positive driver.

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Rachael Buggle - Passed in Wicklow

Rachael Buggle

Rachael Buggle - I passed my test!

I failed my test several times and had lost faith in my ability to actually pass the test. A friend suggested that I contact the School of Motoring for a new instructor. They suggested who specialized in aiding those who had not been successful. After a few lessons I was ready to sit my test again and passed it. I highly recommend this school and this instructor. I don't think I would have passed my test without their help.

Why choose RSA School of Motoring?

Commonly students are among the following. You are either a total beginner and need to finish your EDT driving lessons. Or you have completely finished your Essential Driver Training and have a test to get ready for.

What is the 12 lesson Essential Driver Training?

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You may not realise but in the past Ireland had one of the worst road accident records in Europe. The Road Safety Authority were required to make a change so they designed a brand new driver training syllabus that all new drivers have to complete. The Essential Driver Training or EDT.

This EDT necessitates that all students must finish a minimum of 12 hours of essential driver training by an RSA approved driving instructor.

In an effort to decrease crashes and fill the clear driving skills gap that many new motorists were missing, the 12 lesson syllabus was developed.

That's the 'whats' and 'whys' of the EDT.

Ready to book your EDT Driving Lessons in Ballinakill? Then call 046 9046800

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What vehicles are prohibited from using a motorway?

Learner driver vehicles, motorbikes under 50cc, invalid cars or horse drawn vehicles, or any vehicles not capable of attaining 50kph.

The Test: Preparation is Vital

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Initially you must learn the rules of the road, the road signs and skills required to operate a car safely and securely. And then there is studying to best the driving test. The test is your opportunity to demonstrate that you are safe enough to drive on your own. And naturally, as with any kind of test, if you understand the conditions and what to expect you can pass with ease.

If your test is booked there will be many doubts and concerns to cope with. Fear can distract even the most experienced of drivers. Our approach takes away all the unknowns and affiliated fear that comes with it.

It is standard procedure by many approved driving instructors to keep delivering driving lessons until they 'think' you are ready. They 'think' you could pass the test but they do not truly 'know'. This is down to a complete lack of understanding on how the tester perceives and grades you during the driving test. This is not how we do things. All our instructors have been coached by ex-testers so they fully understand the driving tester and what they are looking for from you on driving test day.

Complete your pretest driver training with us and not only will you have an understanding of all four stages of the driving test, you'll know the potential test routes you may be brought on and you'll specifically how the driving tester will communicate with you and what they precisely want you to demonstrate.

Find our more about our pretest packages in Ballinakill here... or Call 046 9046800 now to book your pretest package.

Laois Test Centres

Portlaoise Test Centre

  • Government Offices, Abbeyleix Road, Portlaoise
  • 1890406040
  • 9 weeks
Portlaoise Test Centre Average Pass Rate: 48.65%
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What vehicles are prohibited from using a motorway?

Learner driver vehicles, motorbikes under 50cc, invalid cars or horse drawn vehicles, or any vehicles not capable of attaining 50kph.

Driving Test Car Hire Ballinakill

In the event you arrive for you test in a vehicle that isn't fit to drive you'll immediately fail and throw €85 down the drain. And for 10% of all applicants, this is exactly what occurs. Turn up in a car that does not have all necessary lamps and safety features operating, or have up to date tax and car insurance then you fail the driving test before it has even begun. Let us ensure that your test will start the way it should by hiring one of our dual controlled driving school cars. We have some excellent Affordable Pretest Car Hire Bundles so go check them out.

Give yourself the edge

With RSA School of Motoring your Ballinakill driver training doesn't just start and finish with each driving lesson. To help you develop faster and absorb all the driving techniques our instructors teach, we have created our own independent home study learner driver program distributed directly to your inbox to support you throughout your Essential Driver Training to the driving test. If you're looking for great value... you just found it.

Pick-up & Drop off?

Undoubtedly. We fully grasp that young adults nowadays live very stressful lives so as part of our service we include free pick up and drop off from your Ballinakill home, college or place of work*.

Can I learn to drive with a female driving instructor?

You’re fortunate. We have female driving instructors all over Ballinakill. People joke about female drivers. Not any more. Our female driving instructors are among the best instructors in not just Ballinakill but Ireland. Book your lessons now.

Gift Vouchers Laois ?

Undoubtedly. And when looking at ideas for gifts, a driving lesson gift card has to be one of the greatest there is when it comes to altering the life of that special someone. Transform somebody's life in Ballinakill today with a RSA School of Motoring Gift Voucher.

Can I learn in an Automatic Car with your Ballinakill driving school?

If you want to learn to drive in an automatic in Ballinakill then you're not alone and we can help. Call us now and we’ll get you booked in with your nearest automatic driving instructor.

Paul Kinsella - I passed

Paul Kinsella

Paul Kinsella - The Best Driving School in Leinster

I just passed my test today all thanks and credit goes to my instructor. I have been driving for some years and had failed my test on a couple of occasions. I decided to change test centers and contacted RSA School of Motoring a couple of weeks prior to my driving test and had 2 lessons and also a pre-test on the day of my driving test. you showed true professionalism in what you do I cant thank you enough. You Identified the grey areas were I was going wrong and I was put right at ease with your patience and understanding. Having that knowledge and experience sitting beside me advising me on what was required and expected of me just gave me great confidence on the day of the test. I certainly will recommend RSA to anyone I know and will highly recommend. Thanks again.

So what are you hesitating for? Give one of our team a call now to talk about your lessons. We look forward to talking with you.

And keep in mind pick RSA School of Motoring Ballinakill and you will pass the driving test