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Intelligent Instructor Awards Shortlist 2023


The shortlist for the Intelligent Instructor Awards 2023 has been announced.

There are 11 categories and Intelligent Instructor (in association with AcciDON’T Driving School) and would like your help to find our winners. Your votes will pave the way for success.

Below is the basic shortlist, but you can find out more by clicking here. 


Car Supplier of the Year

 Adindi provide a  personal service on a host of services and products for driving instructors, including cars. 

Dualdrive is a familyowned company offering a unique, flexible tailored packages addressing specific needs, all backed up with a price match guarantee .

Specialist Vehicle Rental (SVR) is another family owned business. Specialising in ,dual controlled vehicles, it provides and wide range if vehicle solutions for a bespoke customer service. 

Community Champion of the Year

Keep The Beat – Richard Jordon: a very small charity providing help, hope and support
to children and their families who are affected by congenital heart defects. 

 The Big Learner Relay – Lou Walsh: nine years 9 raising nearly £600,000 for the BBC’s
Children in Need charity event.

Road Smart: a new community initiative influencing a positive change in driver behaviour through awareness and education.

SmartLearner Driving School :  working with various charities from road safety to food banks and even planting trees to off-set carbon emissions.

Driving Instructor Car of the Year

Dacia Sandero, Fiat 500, Mazda , MG4 EV, Peugeot e208, Renault Clio, Skoda Fabia or Toyota Yaris.

Driving Instructor Insurer of the Yea

Adrian Flux, a multiple awardwinning key player in the driving instructor industry. 

InstructorcoverPlus, providing independent insurance to driving instructors for over 20 years. 

Eco Driving Instructor/School of the Year

123 Eco Drive – bringing eco driving and greener motoring into the forefront of driving training.

The Green Cat – a carbon neutral driving school, offsetting their carbon footprint for all journeys and their office space.

SmartLearner Driving School –  advancing environmental sustainability, advocating and
participating in green practices in and out of the establishment for greener ways of driving.

Vicky’s Driving Tuition – an independent and carbon neutral driving school, based in the North East of England.

Local Driving Instructor Association of the Ye

Aberdeen & District Drivin Schools Association (ADDSA)

Wirral APDI 

National Driving School of the Year

AA Driving School 

Bill Plant Driving School

RED Driving School 

Product of the Year

Confident Drivers –  a membership website that offers free and paid resources. 

Driving Test Success – The UK No.1 Theory Test App with a 97% pass rate.

GoRoadie Pro – a smart diary management app for ADIs and PDIs. 

KIT MAG – a free monthly CPD eMag.

Pedal – a onestop ‘super app’, giving young drivers and parents realtime driver behaviour insights. 

Road Angel – The super discreet Halo Pro! Road Angel dash cam. 

Total Drive driving school app providing a suite of tools to help instructors.

WeDrive cloudenabled datadriven webandapp based platform, designed as the complete driver training solution.

Professional Support Provider of the Year

FBTC – dedicated tax agent or the industry. 

GoRoadie – aiming to improve the quality of life for driving instructors. 

MyDriveTime – providing professional business management software to instructors, schools, trainers, and learners.

Pass Me Fast – helping instructors find and manage jobs work for free. 

Total Drive – driving school app and software. 

WeDrive cloudenabled datadriven webandapp based platform, designed as the complete driver training solution.

Regional Driving School of the Year

BDS Driving School

Caledonian Learner Driving  

Elite Driving Academy 

Focal Driving 

Greer’s Gears Driving School

Lets’ Instruct

MSM Driving School 


System Driving School

The Green Cat Driving School 

Expert Driver Training

Your Driving Academy (YDA)

Training Provider of the Year

AA Driving School

Bill Plant 

Let’s Instruct

Smart Learner

The Driving Instructor Driving Academy

Tri-Coaching Partnership


So VOTE now by clicking here!

Your vote counts to celebrate the best of your industry and encourage even better products and services in 2023!


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