Automatic Driving School
Weymouth Dorchester & DorsetSince 2005, County Driver Training have been offering driving lessons to Weymouth, Dorchester and the surrounding areas and has earned a reputation for responsible and caring driving instruction. We offer driving lessons in an Automatic car covering Weymouth, Dorchester and surrounding areas of Dorset..
Why Choose Us?
BEST SAFETY MEASURES
We chose our Mercedes automatic car for its high safety record as it achieved an excellent maximum five star safety rating! Another good reason for choosing the Mercedes is the sheer enjoyment of driving it 🙂
Established in Dorset for over 15 years, County Driver Training is run by Rob, a DVSA Grade ‘A’ Approved Driving Instructor who offers very patient, very calm, relaxed, positive, motivational, friendly and ultra professional, uncomplicated driving tuition.
LATEST DRIVER TRAINING TECHNIQUES
Teaching people to drive is not just a job but a passion and whether you live in Weymouth, Dorchester or Portland it’s very important that you feel relaxed and get the most from your driving lessons. Learning in an automatic car you will soon be ready to take your driving test in Dorchester.
MONEY BACK GUARANTEE
Our driving instructor is an experienced professional, confident in ensuring a student’s progress through each and every driving lesson and the money back guarantee is reassurance to our customers of the quality of service they will receive.
We offer free help with the theory test. We have partnered up with THEORY TEST PRO who offer a very user friendly online theory practise. This will enable you to practise in the comfort of your own home whilst having the reassurance of being able to contact your instructor should you require any assistance.
Track Your Progress
Track your progress, make payments and get lesson reminders with our downloadable app.
- Josh CeeI want to thank Rob for being an amazing and patient instructor. Highly recommended I can't thank him enough for his great service and making me pass my practical test today! I'm a highly anxious person but Rob managed to make me feel relaxed 🙂Sharon Louise LawsonIf you are looking for a patient driving instructor then Rob is the man for you !.being 40 I was naturally more difficult to teach lol 😂.
Rob is so laid back and calm ,just what I needed in an instructor ,I had previous instructors who I had to admit didn’t put me at ease the way Rob did,no tutting or remarks just purely professional ,it made driving enjoyable and he is highly informative and explains why and how you do certain things,
Highly recommended country driver training school with Rob,
Will miss the lovely Mercedes A class too, so smooth to drive ! X
- Joline LeeRob is very patient, calm and friendly. Identified my weak points and corrected me with repetitive practice until on the day of the exam, it was already second nature for me. Passed first time. I feel like I have become a better driver. Amazing new car as well. Highly recommend.Sophie CrowPassed first time with 3 months driving. Incredible teacher extremely patient highly recommend very friendly 10/10 😅😅😀
The car is so nice to drive it will be missed
- Leah SamwaysThe most chill driving instructor 🙌 highly recommend Rob at CDT, got me through my test first time! If you’re nervous or had a bad/ off putting experience with a former instructor Rob is ideal for you, he’s so relaxed, patient, explains everything thoroughly - not just how, but also why which I really appreciated. Overall a genuinely nice guy too, easy to talk to and an absolute pleasure to have As an instructor!
The car is stunning to drive too…. Only downside is I can’t afford a car like that and I’ll miss it 🤣Kabir Damau DamauSorry to barge in your post but this message I must share it to the world. Indeed Dr wabu has brought happiness to me and my entire home, we are super proud to have you Dr Wabu. we say a big thank you and we really appreciate your good work. for all you have done for I and my husband even though we never believed you could completely get us cured from HSV-2 at first but you encouraged us and you send us your herbal medication and restored our health back, may you live Long and excel Dr wabu. we are forever grateful🙏💐💟
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- Holly ClarkRob has been a brilliant instructor, very calm and has been able to build my confidence driving which is exactly what I needed, passed this week with him!Jake GillieCannot recommend Rob enough. What a brilliant instructor he is, helped me pass 1st time. Makes it all seem so calm.
- Emma LouiseCan not recommend Rob and County Driver Training enough! After attempting manual driving and sitting a few tests, I moved to automatic and will forever be glad I did. Rob was always patient, helpful and explained anything I was unsure about to help understand it. Today I was lucky enough to pass my test in an automatic car. A massive thank you to Rob, I will always be recommending you! 🥳😌🚗Scarlet-Holly MealingRob is the most patient person I think I’ve ever met! I was quite a nervous driver but Rob has helped me massively over the last few months to get me to the point where I can drive without being nervous and I was even able to pass first time!
Thanks Rob for being super patient with me and being so kind!
- Jacqueline ChurchillRob has shown great patience to teach me to drive. He has a high level of expertise. I would highly recommend county Trainer Driving.Shruti Rain-WiffinI recently passed my practical driving test and I just had to share my experience with my amazing driving instructor! I cannot thank him enough for all of his help and support throughout my driving lessons.
From the very first lesson, Rob made me feel comfortable and confident behind the wheel. He was patient, understanding, and always encouraging. He took the time to explain everything clearly and made sure I fully understood before moving on to the next skill.
His teaching style was very effective and he was able to tailor the lessons to my specific needs and abilities. He identified areas that needed improvement and provided constructive feedback, which helped me become a better driver.
Thanks to his expertise and guidance, I was able to pass my practical driving test! I couldn't have done it without him.
I would highly recommend my driving instructor to anyone who is looking for a patient, experienced, and skilled driving instructor. Thank you again for all of your help and support!
- Tom O'HalloranRob was great, super patient, knowledgeable and thorough. would recommend to anyone who is nervous about learning to drive as I certainly was. passed first time! 😁Jack BuchananRob was very calm when I was learning didn’t at all get angry at any mistakes I made, perfect instructor managed to pass my test first time with 1 minor. Definitely recommend
- Ellie Marie GreenPassed my driving test today first time! If you are feeling anxious and find the thought of driving overwhelming, Rob is a perfect driving instructor for you! He’s very patient, allows you to go at your own pace, yet was always encouraging. I felt safe and felt my confidence begin to grow on the road with every lesson. I could not recommend him anymore. Thankyou Rob!Jen WoodA massive thank-you to Rob I finally passed my test today 🥳 I have had a few instructors over the years and Rob was truly the best, his teaching and patience gave me the confidence I needed. From day one being so nervous to now being able to drive on my own feels amazing and something I never thought I would grasp. Would 100% recommend Rob to anyone who wants to learn to drive
- Esther HaroldPassed first time today all thanks to Rob 🥳 He has been a great instructor from day one, I was very nervous but Rob was very patient & explained everything so well. He put me at ease straight away and built my confidence. The car was great to learn in and I enjoyed every lesson. I would highly recommend Rob at County Driver Training.
Thanks Rob I’m over the moon 😊Henry DeakinPassed first time yesterday thanks to Rob. I've had a couple of instructors over the last two years due to Covid and relocating and Rob has by far been the best - he is incredibly patient and a great teacher. Before starting I was anxious to get in a car but now I feel confident and now really enjoy driving thanks to Rob. Would highly recommend
- Roxy N Rich ButlerRob is a fantastic driving instructor. Lots of patience and a friendly easy person to get on with would definitely highly recommend him to anyone who wants to learn to drive
can't thank him enough for getting me through my test
5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Leanne PashenWould 100% recommend Rob. He's been an amazing instructor and helped me pass my test first time today 🥳. I was very anxious when I started but he helped me feel relaxed and supported me the whole way through (even when I asked silly questions or swore in panic 🤐).
Thank you Rob for everything i really do appreciate it 🎄🚘😁
- Lee CookIf you told me 6 months ago I'd have passed my driving test by Christmas I'd have laughed at you. Rob has been absolutely fantastic and supportive every step of the way, helping me pass with 0 minors. If you are thinking of taking lessons, I would recommend Rob 110%. Absolutely brilliant instructor.
Thank you for everything.
??????Yazmine BarlowRob was such a good instructor, I’ve always been too scared to learn and never thought I’d pass so fast! Would 110% recommend
- Gemmalou TranterI would highly recommend Rob. His very encouraging patient excellent teaching style and he really boosted my confidence and self esteem. I really enjoyed my driving lessons with rob. Rob was always punctual for my lessons.Bethanie SummersBeen trying to learn to drive for 11 years but never had the confidence!Rob is the most patient instructor I've ever had! Just passed my test first time with only 3 minors, something I never thought I would achieve! Cannot recommend him enough! Thank you!!!
- Emma Iris MumfordA big thank you to Rob I honestly can’t recommend him enough. After feeling like giving up after 8 manual lessons I’m so glad I found Rob. I passed first time with only two minors and I honestly can’t believe how far I’ve come in such a short amount of time. I went from a nervous wreck in manual to confident and enjoying driving thanks to Rob. The car was so great to drive and I’m so pleased after all these years of putting it off I’m now finally a driver! Rob is such a brilliant instructor and was really patient and put me at ease.Billie DaviesI couldn’t recommend Rob enough, he is a fantastic teacher and so patience. I feel like I made good progress and in a short space of time which is something I never thought would happen as I was so nervous to start with and put off driving for years! The car was brilliant to learn in and the booking app made everything so easy. I passed my test first time so big thank you Rob and county driving training
- Kerris LeggRob is a great driving instructor. He is patient and kind and very understanding.
I was put off driving as a teenager and Rob made me feel at ease and confident in driving again. He explains everything really well and easy to understand.
Thanks to Rob, I passed my test the first time today ? Thank you!Mandy EdwardsI passed my test first time today with Rob- I can’t thank you enough for teaching this 50 year old how to drive!
I was put off driving as a 17 year old and never wanted to drive, tried again to learn with a new instructor about 15 years ago and gave up.
Fast forward to this year and a friend recommended Rob so I booked lessons and gave it a try and passed! … only took me 33 years lol ?
Rob is a great instructor and everything you need him to be- patient, understanding and he never laughed at my daft questions- Rob encouraged me and has been totally supportive and even put up with me calling him ‘mean’ for making me go down narrow lanes and putting me out of my comfort zone!
A thousand thank you’s Rob and if your looking for an instructor he is a totally top man!
- Lisa EastwoodRob is amazing. My daughter was very anxious but Rob immediately put her at ease. She loved driving his car! Delighted that she sailed through her test and passed first time. Thank you RobKatie StoneRob is an absolutely wonderful driving instructor! Would highly recommend!
- Ria JonesRob is a fantastic instructor and explains everything very clearly and patiently. I can highly recommend learning with CDT. Thanks Rob, thrilled to have passed! ?Abbie Joan WrayRob what can I say . I can't thank you enough for being so patient and understanding. You helped me gain my confidence , you believed in me when no one else did . I passed first time because of you ! With 30 hours of driving and being extremely anxious and I did it .
Thanks again Abbie
- Kurt SmurthwaiteRob has been a amazing instructor he was very calm and explains everything really well that I didn't understand, would 100% recommend!Destiny WalkerWould 100% recommend, an amazing driving instructor very calm and patient, I could not have passed the test first time without all of his help so thank you so much ⭐️⭐️⭐️
- Nov WatRob is very professional and friendly and knows how to make the driving experience stress free. He's been really patient with me at all times and he just wants you to be safe when driving on the road. Not only does he teach you how to drive safely on the road, he'll also give you tips on good driving techniques. Taking lessons with Rob was worth it! Thank you so much Rob for your effective teaching strategy in driving and for being an optimistic instructor. I will never forget you and I'll recommend you to my friends. Bless you more. Take care always and thanks again.??? - SharisseJess Whitmarshrob was an amazing instructor and helped to pass my test on the first try all whilst keeping me calm x
- Kellie HooperA massive thank you to Rob, you have been nothing but amazing! Could not have done it without you??Sadie VassCompleted a 20hr intensive driving course… it wouldn’t of been possible without Robs patients and constant reinforcement .
I was extremely anxious and nervous but was always made to feel at ease.
Would highly recommend to anyone.
Passed first time.⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
- Sophie BarrettRob has been such an amazing instructor and I would recommend him to anyone and everyone! I always felt so comfortable and at ease, I was so so nervous to begin with, and Rob always praised me and encouraged me, so thankyou so soo much for all your help and guidance and for being so patient with me and helping boost my confidence!! 🙂 🙂Cimi ThampiRob has been an amazing driving instructor and that's what the reason I have passed my test today. Thank you Rob for being incredibly patient. thankyou
- Benitta BenjaminRob has been an amazing instructor from the start. Thoroughly enjoyed the lessons as he is a dedicated and patient instructor. Would highly recommend ??Sally WarnerRob is an amazing driving instructor and was the reason I passed my test today. He's incredibly patient and calm which is what I needed. Thank you Rob for your encouragement and support.
- Steven CraigThank-you so much to Rob .. a fantastic Brilliant driving instructor.. would Highly recommend Rob to anyone.. Thank-you so much again Rob .. your Brilliant at what you do ?Cheri ElleseWords can’t express how happy I am that I came across this driving school, Rob has been an absolute gem and helped me overcome so much in such a small amount of time which ultimately led me to pass my test after years of having so much doubt in myself. I honestly can’t thank you enough for being so helpful, kind, informative and patient and for making learning to drive so much fun! I’m forever grateful & would 1 million percent recommend Rob to anyone wanting to take the next step!
- Bradley CooperThank you so much Rob. You have been the best instructor ever.
You have the patience of a saint and your teaching method is amazing. I highly recommend County Driver Training.
Once again thank you very much for all what you have done for me.
BradleyBecca CharlesworthRob is the best driving instructor ever!! I'm such a nervous driver, but he made me feel so comfortable and at ease. I started lessons with him in May and just passed first time! Thank you so much Rob, for making me feel comfortable and having a laugh with me when I needed it! 5*!! ??
- Becca MayRob is a great instructor - I started learning in May (first time ever driving a car), and passed first time in September! Couldn’t be happier with his commitment and teaching. ⭐️Rebecca WalshRob is the best driving instructor in the world ?
- Keanna PearceHave had such a good experience, so calm and funny a good laugh to drive with, enjoyed every lesson, I am so thankful to have passed! 10/10 recommend! 1st time pass :))James AveryRob has been great from start to finish and I would highly recommend. ???
- Brad AndreI would highly recommend Rob,very calm and patient and an excellent instructor.Robert KeoghRob is a brilliant instructor, very patient and is a guarantee 1st pass on your test. 5 stars would highly recommend
- Amrit GurungVery calm,patient and amazing instructor .Georgia Mae DavisRob is an amazing instructor!! He helped me out so much and made it easy to understand! I passed first time thanks to him! thank you again Rob!!!
- Emma SchaferHighly recommend Rob, after many attempts to drive 20 plus years ago I wasn't sure I wanted to try again! Rob put me at ease and helped me gain my confidence, I started to think I can do this and I did. Thank you Rob for all your patience and perseverance with me. Will be signing up to do my Plus Pass in a few months time with Rob. For now it's happy driving all thanks to County Driver TrainingSacha-Louise WilsonRob is a very calm, east going, patient driving instructor.
Great for confidence building and learning at your own pace.
Really enjoyed learning with rob!
- Izzy ByrneReally good instructor, really patience and explained things really well. Would definitely recommend Rob.Natalie AnneExcellent driving instructor, patient and very explanatory, made things easy to understand, and made learning to drive a really positive experience, for someone who was extremely anxious.
Prior to Rob, id had several instructors and I just never felt as confident in my ability before. For anyone looking to learn to drive, I’d strongly recommend rob.
- Heather MatthewsI honestly can’t thank Rob enough for helping me pass my test after a week’s intensive course. I’ve previously had lessons in both a manual and an automatic before booking with Rob and he is by far the best instructor I’ve had. He gave me the confidence I needed to believe I could do it.. and I did! Such a lovely, kind and understanding man who allowed me to fit my course in perfectly around my kids school hours. Thank you so much, I will be recommending County Driver Training to everyone!!! ???Damien Masonpassed 1st time great driving instructor i had rob
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My driving instructor was Rob Terrell, a person with strong knowledge and experience, exceptional professional and teaching skills, impressive interpersonal characteristics! I passed my test with one minor fault and I can highly recommend his services. I am very grateful for his help.Kim DavisMy son passed his test today first time. Rob is a great teacher and i would recommend him. Thank you CTD.
- James DavisRob is a excellent teacher, has learnt me how to drive and all the basics, couldn't off ask for a better teacher, if you wanna pass first time he's your guy to call.! cheers again Rob.Samuel AnsteyReally helpful instructions making it really easy to complete the test, would defiantly recommend to others.
- Annalisa QuayleRob was absolutely amazing couldn't ask for a better instructor i did a two week intensive course did start in a manual but he advised me to try automatic and im glad i did. Defiantely reccomend him to anyone. Thankyou rob!Zoe Victoria Parker5* isn’t enough! Passed first time with rob highly recommended!! Great instructor. Friendly, patient and the best.. thank you!!
- Bethany WilliamsonRob Terrell was so patient, understanding and helpful when teaching me, couldn’t reccommend someone better to teach. Thanks again Rob!Ellie George-owenA massive thank you to Rob for being an exceptional instructor in helping me pass my test today! Having so much patient and confidence and giving me the courage to pass! Highly recommended! Thank you so much! From Rae ????
- Joana MonizI cant believe ive past my test!
Thanks soo much Rob for all the support.Def recomment rob as first/instructor he is very patient,he never go mad when i made stupid mistakes + he give me the confidence to retake my driving test again.
One more time thank you! ??Jen WhelanThank you so much Rob for your patience in teaching me I still can't believe I pass � ..Highly recommend brilliant instructor!!
- Courtney-Jade CoxPassed first time today with rob! So patient and super helpful! Thankyou so much for your help!Ellê KateCan’t believe I’ve actually passed my test! Thank you so much Rob, always super patient with me. Never got mad when I made stupid mistakes, always able to calm my worries and explains the complicated so easily. I would definitely recommend Rob to anyone; new drivers or like myself those returning to driving after a long break!
- Francesca HkBrilliant instructor
Been with a few and past with only 3 minors
Thanks robMegan Elaine ParkerRob was such an amazing teacher! Calm and reassuring! Thank you so much!�
- Michael Lamar McmanusPassed first time today. Rob Terell is absolutely brilliant, very understanding and patient.. Exactly what I needed to ease the anxiety. Cannot recommend Rob enough, if you're looking to do lessons, go with Rob, you won't regret it! Thanks Rob!Sue BrinsdonRob is brilliant highly recommended took me from being very anxious to passing first time with 1 minor thank you again rob x
- Kieran ArchieRob is a fantastic driving instructor. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking to pass first time. He was also able to fit lessons around my shift patterns which was a absolute god send!Florentine EmsonRob is a really good driving instructor! Talked me driving in a really good easy way! Can really recommend him, thank you for teaching me so well! �
- Darren ShaveThank you to Rob for helping me passed my driving test would defiantly recommend as he is and excellent teacher passed first timeEllie TimlinReally efficient and a cool guy, best going, whatta dude:)
- Annie FallPassed first time! Great supportive instructing, highly recommend choosing County Driver Training for anyone who's a new driver or looking for a new instructor. Rob is a great instructor who is patient and a perfect first choice.Nutarisa WarrenI've passed my driving test today! Rob is one of the best instructor. He is very patient and very good on explains on each step. I would defiantly recommend him to everyone.
- Hannah ChapmanAbsolutely brilliant driving instructor rob is definitely one of the best I have ever had and the most patient one as well very easy to get along with and makes driving a great joy during his lessons couldn't asked for a better instructor thanks again rob I will miss our lessons xxSultana AkterRob is a very very good instructor & I passed my test because of him , if anyone looking for instructor I will recommend rob because he is the best & he knows how to teach. Thx again to u rob .
- Rhys Ellardbrilliant instrutor and a top bloke highly recamendLydia MarieRob is brilliant instructor and couldn't have passed without him thank you �
- Erin ConibearI passed my test on the first attempt last week! I would highly recommend Rob to learn how to drive. He was very patient and made me feel at ease from the first lesson as I was very nervous at first. I felt like every lesson I learnt something new and keeping a log of my progress was a good incentive to improve. If you are looking to learn how to drive Rob should be you're first choice.Isaiah BenjahminVery good instructor!! Got first time with Rob and he always really helpful! Definitely recommend
- Jack CrokerRob is great company, help and he was brilliant through out. If you want to learn he is your man !!Brooke K. NewmanRob is an excellent instructor. My confidence was low when I started and I passed easily.
- Martin SnookRob is a fantastic instructor I went through 2 before him, and he is in my opinion the best for value and skill. Thankyou so much Rob now for the pass plus 😀Wioletta SkowronExcellent and friendly instructor Rob, recommend to all of new learners 🙂 🙂
- Angela BoydRob was a fantastic instructor, I would definitely recommend! Very patient, calm and gave me the confidence throughout all my lessons to help me pass my test! Thanks RobKerry MackenzieRob was a brilliant instructor 🙂 I passed first time. I would definitely recommend county driving training to anyone wanting to pass 🙂 thanks cdt
- Hope StangerPassed my test first time a few months ago now! Rob was a brilliant instructor, never felt rushed when driving and felt I learnt something valuable every lesson and was not waiting time! The feedback sheets helped both myself and Rob to se my progress and what I needed to work on! Overall a brilliant instructor, I enjoy driving and would defiantly recommend to anyone!Emma MerrifieldRob was a great instructor, helped me to pass first time and gave me confidence. Would defintely recommend!
- Daniel PeacockI had Rob Terrell as my instructor, he was great, always stayed relaxed (even when I made the odd mistake), and gave me great instruction throughout all my lessons, helping me to pass first time 😀Lauraa-heidi HamiltonReally good instructor so helpful and really build my confidence in driving would fully recommend rob terrell
- Monika PocelujkoThank you very much Rob !!!