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Do you feel nervous about driving lessons or struggle with Driving Test Nerves?

Would you like more confidence in driving lessons and to learn how to calm your nerves before your driving test? 

If you answered yes then our website has been developed especially with you in mind.  And the great news is that you can transform the way you feel about driving with some help from us.   Confident Drivers can offer you a range of help and solutions from articles in our blog, a free driving confidence-building tool and our Ultimate guide to driving test nerves.  You can access our collection of techniques and solutions specifically for driving anxiety with our Nervous Drivers Calming Kit and you can also request one to one coaching with leading industry experts for a personalised solution for you.

We want you to know you are not alone!  According to the Department of Transport 53% of learners fail their first driving test and a survey carried out by the AA suggests that driving test nerves directly affect 44% of learners driving on their test. Another survey by Lloyds car insurance suggests that 70% of motorists experience anxiety in difficult driving situations after they've passed their test.  So driving anxiety and nerves is not only experienced by learner drivers!  Go to our nervous driver page if you have passed your driving test but would like help to overcome fear of driving.

Reduce driving lesson anxiety and calm driving test nerves with our Nervous Drivers Calming kit

* Gain access to a collection of 8 different stress management techniques to calm driving lesson nerves and improve driving confidence

* Watch our video guides on which techniques might be most effective for you, depending on your answers to our key questions

* Overcome driving fear and anxiety with immediate access to our hypnotherapy audios.  Choose  between two hypnosis audios to listen to, one for driving test nerves and the other to improve driving confidence

* Study our online courses to understand more about driving anxiety, stress, confidence, attention while driving to learn more about the theory behind the techniques we offer.

* Follow our driving test tips in our Prepare for your Driving Test course to ensure driving test success.


Hear what some of The Driving Academy's students have to say about how Confident Drivers has helped them with driving test nerves

Nervous Drivers Calming Kit

If you would like some self-help stress management resources to help you tackle your driving anxiety and improve driving confidence then our calming kit is created by leading industry experts especially for you.  Access to all the resources is online.

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These plans are created specifically for drivers and learner drivers looking for online solutions to manage driving nerves and anxiety.  We also have a range of group plans created for driving instructors who would like to offer support offroad to their learner drivers, you can find more details on our ADI page.

One Month

  • 8 Stress Management Techniques
  • Video Guide recommendations
  • Online Courses
  • Created by industry experts
  • Renew or Upgrade anytime


  • 8 Stress Management Techniques
  • Video Guide recommendations
  • Online Courses
  • Created by industry experts
  • Great value 12 months access

1 to 1 Plan

  • 2 x 30 min coaching sessions
  • Mini recommendation report
  • Access to Nervous Drivers Calming Kit
  • Answer questions in advance
  • Focussed on your situation
  • Video or Audio Zoom calls

Subscription Benefits

8 Different Techniques

8 Self-help techniques to manage stress, nerves & driving anxiety and help build your confidence

Video Guide

Video guides to help you choose the most effective techniques for you

Pick and Mix

Mix and match the techniques that suit you and create your unique toolkit to help banish driving nerves

Industry Experts

Change your driving mindset with resources created to reduce driving anxiety by driver trainer experts

What others are saying

Read more of our reviews from happy learner drivers on Trustpilot

It's great to have a website offering fantastic techniques to assist with the challenges of driving. The website recognises the fact that learning to drive can be stressful and there are strategies to help with this. The website's name, 'CONFIDENT Drivers' is what a learner is aspiring to be, so it's very positive. The techniques also apply to building general confidence in all walks of life, so useful again. Thank you!

I was so pleased when my instructor signed me up for Confident Driver. I loved the hypnosis sessions & I recently passed first time with one fault. Recommend 100%

Confident drivers has been a really useful tool in changing my attitude to the driving test. I hadn't recognised just how much my negative thoughts about my ability rather than my actual driving ability have been holding me back and putting me off. I particularly liked the quick fix section that gives you strategies to calm down just before the test!

Choose one or both of our FREE tools to help you become a more confident driver

Ten Days to Beat Driving Test Nerves!

Ten Days to Beat Driving Test Nerves!

Try our FREE driving test nerves course with videos, exercises and advice to help you quickly and easily overcome driving test nerves!

Would you like to find out how to:

Calm your nerves or anxiety before your driving test?

Use simple techniques that work instead of taking medication for your driving test?

Learn how to stay calm and in control during your driving test?

Be as prepared as you can be in advance of your driving test?

Identify any driving weaknesses and plan how to improve them to be test ready?

You will get new content every 10 days

Videos, exercises, hints and tips

Easy to learn techniques that work

Help created by industry exercises


If you have a driving test coming up soon you might find our Ultimate Guide to Driving Test Nerves useful.

Are you feeling nervous about a driving test today or tomorrow? If so here are our very quickest tips to help you calm your driving test nerves.  Check out our Ultimate Guide to Driving Test Nerves as well!

When you purchase our calming kit you immediately get access to eight techniques, including hypnosis audios and online training courses to start managing your driving anxiety, stress, and driving test nerves. A month's access to the full range of resources and techniques costs less than the price of a driving lesson, so why not subscribe and start building your driving confidence and calm your driving test nerves today!

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Our e-learning courses to help you with driving test nerves:

In addition to the techniques listed above, we have also created e-learning courses which include:

Driving Test Prep
driving test preparation course
Tips for nerves
tips for driving test nerves
Attention & Memory
attention, memory and learning course
About Stress 1
about stress
About Stress 2
about stress 2
Intro to Mindfulness
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