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TEL: 01708 509798 

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Diamond Drive Intensive Est 25 Years

All Instructors CRB Checked

You are in the right place to become a fully qualified Driver, or to take Learner driving lessons. we also offer high pass rate crash courses pass in 1 week.

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Diamond Drive Intensive we want you to PASS. We want you to be driving as soon as possible. To be a good driver it takes experience, and determination. We will deliver the highest standard of teaching to give you the most experience possible to pass your driving test quickly. This will help you get on the road A.S.A.P and safely. For Driving Lessons in Romford , Southend on sea,Westcliff on sea Shoeburyness, Hornchurch, Billericay ,Ilford, Dagenham, Barking, Rainham all of Essex and East London call 01708 509798

We have male and female instructors who offer manual and automatic lessons. All our driving instructors have been CRB checked and are fully approved by the Driving Standards Agency and most are Pass Plus registered.

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All our driving lessons are conducted on a one 2 one basis and are for an hour, hour and a half or two hours depending on the pupils preference and availability. Our driving instructors provide comprehensive training for all levels of ability. Our driving lessons cater for beginners and all the way through to people wanting to refresh their skills or take an extended driving test. 
We are a well established local company who have been in business for over 20 years. We offer both Manual and Automatic driving tuition in Southend on sea Essex and East London, we have new air conditioned vehicles. All our male and female instructors are highly professional, friendly and extremely patient. 
We are experienced in dealing with people with differing abilities, from those who are natural drivers to nervous drivers who may require more help and support. All lessons are given on a one to one basis with pre-arranged pick and drop in Essex and East London. 
Services provided
Pass Plus and Motorway Courses
Refresher lessons and all weather driving courses
Instructor training parts 1, 2 & 3
Gift Vouchers
Block Bookings
Intensive Courses
You will probably be nervous for the first lesson and maybe some lessons after, your instructor will expect this and will try to put you at ease this is nothing new to us and is something that is soon overcome. 
 Remember to take both parts of your driving licence with you as your instructor will have to take your details from these documents.


Harja passed her Driving Test with 8 minors. In Automatic with Alex, well done from all of the Diamond Team


Christine Lloyd-Smith passed her Driving Test with 3 minors after 4day intensive ! With Amanda
Passed with Alex In Automatic Car.Ese passed Her Driving Test with 6 minors.
And yet another pass with Steve Ruth Ore Passed Her Driving Test with 6 minors, well done from all at Diamond Drive Intensive

I live in Hockley southend and passed my Driving Test first time,my Driving instructor was brilliant
and also nice. I would recommend Diamond every time for driving lessons.
Paul Southgate

So nervous, thought I would never pass my test, my driving instructor from Diamond was so
patient and understanding it really helped. He made the driving lessons fun and I realised that I
could do it and I DID and am now driving happily around Shoeburyness.
Debbie Harris

Gave up trying to pass 3 years ago, just could not do it, started driving lessons with Diamond
3 months ago, they were fantastic and really patient and got me through 1st time. Thanks to
my driving instructor at Diamond.

Lisa Cooper

Thanks to Diamond Drive Intensive, in Southend on Sea, passed my test 6 years ago and have not
driven since. Took refresher lessons and am now enjoying my freedom in my car.

Sarah toms

Needed to pass my test fast, called Diamond Drive Intensive, they got me a test very very quickly
arranged my driving lessons and I was on the road with my licence in 3 weeks. Thank you Diamond
for the quick and efficient driving course, I would recommend to everyone.

Mary Riley.

What goes on in the southend on sea area where you are learning to drive
Each August Southend Carnival opens along the "Golden Mile" with the lighting of the Southend Illuminations.

The Southend-on-Sea Film Festival is an annual event that began in 2009 and is run by The White Bus who are based at TAP, Old Water Works in Southend. Ray Winstone attended the opening night gala in both 2010 and 2011, and has become the Festival Patron. Our Driving instructors in southend on sea have become a part of the festival included in a short film

Southend is served by two National Rail lines. Running from Southend Victoria north out of the town is the Liverpool Street line, a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line operated by Greater Anglia. The services operate to London Liverpool Street via Prittlewell, Southend Airport, Rochford, Hockley, Rayleigh, Wickford, Billericay, Shenfield and Stratford. The transport is good but the best way to get around is to learn to Drive in a manual or Automatic car with your local southend Driving school

The London, Tilbury and Southend Railway, the Fenchurch Street line, is operated by c2c and runs from Shoeburyness in the east of the borough, west through Thorpe Bay, Southend East, Southend Central to Fenchurch Street in London via Benfleet and Basildon or Tilbury and Barking. Additionally, two services from Southend Central each weekday evening terminate at Liverpool Street.

From 1910 to 1939 the London Underground's District line's eastbound service ran as far as Southend and Shoeburyness.

Besides its main line railway connections, Southend is also the home of two smaller railways. The Southend Pier Railway provides transport along the length of Southend Pier, whilst the nearby Southend Cliff Railway provides a connection from the promenade to the cliff top above.

London Southend Airport

We offer route Driving lessons from your home or office in out tuition cars to southend Airport
Southend Airport prior to the runway extension
Main article: London Southend Airport
London Southend Airport was developed from the military airfield at Rochford, opened as a civil airport in 1935, and now offers scheduled flights to destinations across Europe, corporate and recreational flights, aircraft maintenance and pilot training. Developments since 2011 include an ATC control tower, a new railway
station, a new terminal opened alongside the station, and the runway has been extended by 300 metres (980 ft)

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Did You Know

Diamond Drive Intensive operate throughout the following areas:
Canvey island
  • Shoeburyness
  • Hadleigh
  • Rochford
  • Basildon
  • South Benfleet
  • Westcliff on sea Automatic
  • Billericay
  • Brentwood
  • Great Wakering
  • Rayleigh
  • South Benfleet
  • Hockley
  • Hullbridge
  • Stanford le hope
  • Corringham
  • Wickford
  • Southend
  • Eastwood

    What qualifications do you need to become a Driving instructor?
    Have held a full driving licence for 3 1/2 years


    We have a high pass rate and we constantly update our training methods and follow a strict code of practice as required by the Driving Standards Agency. 



    To become a Driving Instructor you will need to pass a qualifying examination set by the Department of Transport.
    The qualifying exam is in three parts:

    To hold a clean licence,6 points may not be acceptable to the D.S.A.      

    A Written Test

  • A Driving Test

  • A Test Of Your Ability To Give Instruction

  • The training syllabus consists of total preparation for the examination.
    The training will be carried out by our tutors who are fully qualified top grade Department of Transport Driving Instructors, whom have had many years experience both in the driver training industry and instructor training. Our first time pass rates are extremely high.

    The following details of each part of the test will help you understand exactly what is required. If you have any questions regarding any of this information, please contact us and we will gladly answer any questions you may have. Please see ADI tabs above.
    See terms and conditions*


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