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Mark is such an amazing driving instructor can’t thank him enough, got me through my test first time within the space of 2 months. But didn’t just teach me to pass my test, he thought me to drive and have the skill needed after passing a driving test....

Can’t thank Mark enough for helping me to pass my test first time. Always lovely, patient and helpful, I would 100% recommended him to anyone looking to pass their test.

PASSED 1ST TIME
- - Never been as happy 😃 can’t thank mark enough for getting me through my test first time in just over 3 months, would highly recommend him to anyone looking to past their test !❤️

brill instructor

5*- Absolutely fab instructor! Would definitely recommend to anyone wishing to get passed quickly whilst learning to drive at a high standard. Lessons are cheap and affordable and Mark is absolutely lovely.

- - It's a good Tuesday!! massive thanks to Mark Cowdell for getting me through my driving test with 0 minors!! Would 100% recommend Mark to anyone looking to pass their test 🚘🚗🎉

Thanks to Mark I was able to pass my test first time - WITH ZERO FAULTS - a really pleasant person with great tuition and affordable prices, I would highly recommend Mark to anyone!

Want to say a massive thank you to mark cowdell for getting me through my test first time so happy couldn't have done it without you!!

Want to say a massive thank you to mark cowdell for getting me through my test first time so happy couldn't have done it without you!!

After four months of driving lessons, Today is the day I have just passed my driving test thanks to Mark. Mark is a very good instructor and a good bloke. I would recommend anyone to use his knowledge. I can see why he has a very high pass rate due to...

A massive thank you to Mark Cowdell for helping me through my driving test, if anybody is looking to learn to drive and to get through it quick i would definitely recommended him, a massive massive thank you 🚘

Thanks to Mark I have recently just past my driving test. I found Mark to be really patient on areas that I didn't understand straight away. His regular lessons and reasonable prices are a key factor in passing. I would really recommend Mark to anyone...

After four months of driving lessons, Today is the day I have just passed my driving test thanks to Mark. Mark is a very good instructor and a good bloke. I would recommend anyone to use his knowledge. I can see why he has a very high pass rate due to...

I learnt to drive with Mark over the space of 1 year. From 0 experience to passing my test today. I can´t recommend end Mark enough, he is one of the most patient people I have met in life and made my lessons as stress free as possible. Thank you...

PASSED 1ST TIME
Reccommended by several friends, I passed first time

I saved a small fortune in lessons by passing first time with him.

Mark helped me to pass my theory test first time and was always available if I needed to ring him up with any questions I had about it. He also went on to teach me not to just pass my driving test but to be a good, safe driver for the rest of my life....

PASSED 1ST TIME
During my time learning to drive with Mark I felt constantly reassured and instantly comfortable in the car with him, I was taught everything I needed to know and more, not only this but I felt that under Marks instruction I progressed much quicker than...

PASSED 1ST TIME
Mark is a very good driving instructor, who learns you everything you would need to know in order for you to pass, he is a genuine person, and helped me all the way , I would recommend him to anyone who wants to start to learn to drive Ben Jones

PASSED 1ST TIME
I had been trying to decide on an instructor for some time before my birthday before settling on Mark due to the excellent feedback I had seen on his website. I managed to pass within 5 months of learning to drive as Mark had been a great teacher that...

PASSED 1ST TIME
´Mark is the number one instructor who is determined to make sure you are fully prepared for theory and practical tests. I gained the right level of confidence to pass each one first time. He has a wealth of car knoledge and ensures that you learn...

I was refered to Mark by a friend and he was a massive help towards me passing my test second time,he was always patient and gave honest feedback that was easy to understand that made me a better driver. 10/10 would recommend to anyone wanting to learn...

PASSED 1ST TIME
"After spending 6 months with a driving instructor who taught me very little, I decided to ask Mark on the recommendation of a friend. Within 2 months he got me to pass my test first time. He´s one of the most patient people I´ve ever met and...

PASSED 1ST TIME
"Mark helped me to pass my driving test first time , and with barely any faults. Mark gave me the confidence to drive independently , and nothing on my test came as a surprise thanks to his training. I can recommend Mark as patient, and encouraging driving...

"I would recommend Mark (Dearne Valley Academy) to any learner, regardless of age or driving experience. During my few weeks with Mark, he showed patience and understanding but most importantly, honesty and integrity"

Mark doesn´t just teach or learn you for your test, he teaches you the driving skills you need for the rest of your life, i was a complete novice but mark beleived in my ability to drive and lesson by lesson he made me more confident, his attitude...

PASSED 1ST TIME
For great value of money and quality of driving go to Mark i passed first time with the massive help he gave me

PASSED 1ST TIME
I really couldn´t have asked for a better instructor to get me through my driving test, and more importantly learn me to drive, properly and safely. Mark really is a great instructor who adapted to my style of learning , if anyone is going to get...

PASSED 1ST TIME
Mark is a fantastic instructor,patient and honest. He explains everything in an easy to understand way and takes the time to help you with anything you may get stuck with. He is honest, with constructive critism and realistic with goals, he made good...

Very good instructor who is very thorough and listens to any problems you may have, highly recommended

I´ve just passed my test first time. Mark was really helpful with all my questions and problems.I would recommend Mark to anyone who asks for a good instructor. Thank you

Positive and motivational, after having 3 instructors that i would not recommend i finally found Mark, so glad i did!!i passed within a month *****

PASSED 1ST TIME
just passed my driving test after just 5 months with a perfect drive, no driver faults. I found Mark to be a patient understanding and professional instructor at all times. I found Mark really easy going and was always willing to listen to me at any time....

PASSED 1ST TIME
Well pleased, thanks ever so much for all your help, passed 1st time with 3 driver faults.

Having several driving instructors, a friend recommended Mark.He really helped me to understand what i was doing, i took my test with Mark and passed first time with him. His lessons are great value for money.Once i passed i did the pass plus which i really...

7 attempts at 17 all fails (with a different instructor). Had a break for 5 years, and started with Mark. Passed within 4/5 months second time! He managed to get me through despite my nerves!! amazing support

Excellent instructor, lovely genuine guy wanting his pupils to succeed. I passed within 4 months , definetly worth getting on board

PASSED 1ST TIME
Thorough and fun driving lessons,

never a minute wasted,

improved every day, worth every penny





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