Safe Start driver training


For First Drive and Young Driver Enquiries:
We are unable to offer gift vouchers or take any new bookings at this time for the first drive sessions. Please try back in Spring 2015
Tel: 01636 870036 (Mon-Fri 10.00am to 5.00pm)
or Email

For Motorcycle Enquiries:
ring 01636 616083 or 07977 189925
(Mon-Fri 9.30am to 5.30pm and Sat 9.30am to 1.00pm)
or Email

Safestart driving school provide First Drive Experiences from the Age of 14 at our training centre adjacent to Newark Showground. Also available sessions for nervous drivers or those looking to have a medical assessment to reapply for their driving licence

Safestart driving school for first drive and young driver experiences in Newark, Nottinghamshire.

Safestart Newark Training Centre:-
Under 17's First Drive Young Driver Driving Experiences from the age of 14+
Nervous Drivers - off road environment away from the public highway to gain confidence
Medical Assessments - refresher training for those undertaking a medical assessment to regain their driving licence
Motorcycle Training - Compulsory Basic Training(CBT)- Direct Access(DAS) - Taster/Refresher Lessons

All Young driver first drive experiences are conducted by fully qualified DSA (driving standards agency) Approved Driving Instructors who have undergone the DSA vigorous training and assessment process. Our driving instructors are also members of the MSA, DIA,IAM or Rospa. Some of our driving instructors are also certified advanced trainers

Safestart Driver Training Centre was established in 1990 to provide a safe, secure driver training area away from the public highway for teaching the basic car controls and junction routines and procedures to any driver nervous about driving on the road and for pre-driver first drive/young driver experiences for under 17's.

Safestart provides the following driving and motorcycle courses at our Newark Training Centre adjacent to Newark Showground:

FIRST DRIVE Young Driver under 17 driving experiences from the age of 14
Assessments for those wishing to reapply for their driving licence due to medical conditions
Nervous Driver - sessions to gain more confidence at our training centre away from the public highway
Motorcycle Training - CBT (Compulsory Basic Training) and DAS (Direct Access) or Restricted 125 Access - taster sessions for complete beginners and refresher sessions for the "born again biker"

Give Safestart a call for any individual driver training requirements and we will be happy to help

Safestart have worked closely with the local Fire Service to help promote a Road Safety programmeSafestart have worked closely with the local Fire Service to help promote a Road Safety programme

First Drive and Young Driver Enquiries & bookings only:
Mon - Fri Only 10.00am to 5.00pm Tel: 01636 870036
Sat/Sun - If you have a session booked in at the weekend ring 07824 330779 on the day itself only - if you need directions or are unsure if the session will take place due to the weather at all other times please ring the main office


For Motorcycle Enquiries ring 07977 189925

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Driver Training Centre office: adjacent to Newark Showground, Winthorpe, Newark NG24 2NY
For First Drive/Young Driver enquiries only Tel: 01636 870036