Driving Lessons from Castletown School of Motoring

Friendly, Professional Driving School, based in Celbridge and surrounding areas.
We have a 95% pass rate for all our students – Castletown School of Motoring provides the highest quality driving lessons.

Call Castletown School of Motoring today on 086 0440157 or (01) 627 5995. If you are looking for driving lessons in Celbridge, Leixlip, Naas or Tallaght, contact Castletown School of Motoring. We also offer driving lessons in Maynooth, Sallins, Clane, Clondalkin, Lucan, Newcastle, Kill, Liffey Valley, Johnstown, Adamstown, Kilcock, Dublin 24, Dublin South, North Kildare, Straffan, Saggart, Rathcoole and City West.

At Castletown School of Motoring, we understand that driving can be a stressful and frightening experience. As a Professional Driving School we will work at your pace and make good driving skills an achievable step for you. We are fully qualified Approved Driver Instructor (ADI), registered with the Road Safety Authority (RSA). We also cater for pre-test, car hire for your driving test, and motorway driving lessons. Whatever level of driving you currently have, we will be able to improve your driving for life and make you a safer driver.

Our motto is “Safe driving for life.”

If you are looking for driving lessons in Celbridge, Leixlip, Naas or Tallaght, contact Castletown School of Motoring. We also offer driving lessons in Maynooth, Sallins, Clane, Clondalkin, Lucan, Newcastle, Kill, Liffey Valley, Johnstown, Adamstown, Kilcock, Dublin 24, Dublin South, North Kildare, Straffan, Saggart, Rathcoole and City West.

Learn to drive with fully qualified instructors. We offer competitive hourly rates, dual controlled car, pre driving test assessments, to ensure you are well prepared for your driving test. Let us help you learn to drive with confidence.

For beginners we will teach you all the basic driving skills needed to pass your driving test, along with practice on the actual test routes.

For more advanced drivers, we will help you correct bad habits, and give you skills to become a safe and competent driver. We will take you step by step through all elements of the driving test.


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Pass your driving test! Driving Lessons for Celbridge, Maynooth, Leixlip, Naas, Tallaght - Call Castletown School of Motoring today on 086 0440157 or (01) 627 5995 Our fully qualified and experienced RSA approved driving instructors will help you pass your test. Pass your driving test! Call Castletown School of Motoring today on 086 0440157 or (01) 627 5995

Legal Requirement for Learner Drivers

Essential Driver Training (EDT)

With effect from April 2011, all new learner drivers must complete Essential Driver Training (EDT) with an approved driving instructor. All new learner drivers must complete 12  lessons before applying for their test. It is also a requirement that you complete a log book which must be signed off after each lesson by an ADI (Approved Driving Instructor).

It is recommended that the 12 lessons are spread out over 6 months from the issue of your learner permit. You should also have additional lessons in between with an ADI and also get practice with the help of a sponsor (a fully licensed driver).

As an ADI (Approved Driving Instructor), Castletown School of Motoring can bring you through the Essential Driver Training in preparation for your driving test.
Click the link for more information on Essential Driver Training




What Can You Expect?

At Castletown School of Motoring you can expect the highest quality in driving lessons. We have a 95% pass rate for all our students.

  • Driving lessons at competitive hourly rates
  • Discounts for block bookings
  • Lesson times to suit you
  • Collection and drop off points to suit you
  • Dual controlled car
  • Gift vouchers are available
  • Pre driving test assessments
  • Hire of instructors car for the test
  • Patient and clear instruction
  • Friendly tuition
  • Instruction in French on request




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