Welcome to 1st In Gear

Also Trading as Cardiff Driver Training (CDT)


We are passionate about the training you will receive from us and are therefore committed to Continuous Professional Development to ensure that we are trained to a high standard.

Although you will find other driving schools cheaper than 1st In Gear / CDT, we believe that our prices are competitive for the quality of training you will receive.

We deliver the following driver training:-

Learner drivers                                        £19 per hour (discount for block bookings)

Pass Plus courses                                 £19 per hour

Fleet driver training                                 £30 per hour (with written report)

Advanced driver training                         £19 per hour (registered with IAM) 

Taxi training                                              £ 23 per hour

Skills check                                               £19 per hour 

LGV and PCV Driver CPC courses      £50 (plus £8.75 DSA database costs)


This school of motoring is a partnership between Jeff Traylor and Robin Davies, we have been delivering driver training for over 14 years so you can depend on us to coach safe driving skills for life, safe drivers will easily pass the driving test.

We will be happy to speak to you so please contact us for more information if you cannot find the answer to your questions on this web-site.

If you are interested in any of the above courses please call Jeff on 07754683321 or Robin on  07876106462.

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