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  • Fantastic offers for new learner drivers
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  • Discounts on block bookings
  • Specialist instructor for automatic vehicle

Cars and instructors

Some of our Team

Kieron Cook is one of the partners behind Pass 1st School of Motoring, Kieron is an experienced instructor with a very patient and calming influence that his pupils enjoy. Trained by BSM.
Kieron covers the Folkestone, area and drives a Black Citroen DS3

Tom Scotland
Tom is the other partner behind Pass 1st School of Motoring, Tom is an experienced instructor with a calm approach to teaching and very well liked by all his pupils, Tom covers Folkestone, Dover, and surrounding areas and drives a Citroen C3.

Martin Thatcher, has been an Pass 1st instructor for 9 years, he is an experienced instructor who is very professional and makes the lessons fun. He drives a white Audi A1, and covers Dover and Folkestone, Hawkinge, Sandgate, Hythe and surrounding areas.

Tim Glanville, has been an Pass 1st Instructor for 8 years, he is a very patient and makes sure each lesson is suited to your driving ability, Tim drives an Citroen DS3, and covers Hawkinge, Folkestone and Hythe  and surrounding areas.

Dan Helstrip, Dan drives a Citroen DS3 has been with pass 1st for 7 years, he is a very calm and relaxed instructor who will always make you feel comfortable, he covers the New Romney and Folkestone areas.

Geoff Richardson, has been with pass 1st for 5 years, he is one of our pass 1st automatic instructors, he drives a Nissan Leaf, and covers Folkestone, Dover Hythe and surrounding areas, he has 40 years driving experience, and been an instructor for 10 years, with Pass 1st for 6 years, previously with Surepass.
When he is not working he enjoys strategic board games, he supports Spurs football club, he is married with 3 children, and has the patient of an angel.

Dan Potts drives a Citroen DS3, he has been driving for 23 years, 6 years as an instructor with Pass 1st, Dan is very laid back and calm but professional this has a fantastic effect on his pupils making them feel comfortable and prepared to learn.

Len Button

Andy Brown drives an Citroen C3, 15 years as a driving instructor, 5 years with Pass 1st ,Have been an orchid grower, his likes are films especially with Bruce Willis, loves to watch Steve Davis in snooker, very professional and patient and assists with all aspects of driving including the theory

Martin Stryzik

John Dorries drives a Citroen DS4 Grade A instructor, joined Pass 1st 3 years ago,
16 years experience as a driving instructor. Formally a local bus driver and then an LGV 1 driver on the continent and middle east routes, he was also a Pub Restaurant manager and trainer, his driving and training experience have helped him become a excellent instructor, John is a calm and friendly instructor who is very good with nervous pupils.

Tony Coombes

Steven Ward

Matty Benn drives a Citroen DS3, 14 years driving experience and 2 years with Pass 1st specialising in intensive courses.
Former PE teacher and sports Scientist in Kent,
Extremely patient and hard working always putting the clients individual needs first.

Richard Saunders

Mike Fletcher Drive a Citroen DS3, he has been driving since 1992, he has had a job in publishing where he worked for various companies. in2003 he swapped printing presses for customer service and began a career in retail working his way up to senior management role. in 2015 he decided to turn my hobby of driving into a career and became a driving instructor and he loves everyday!
When he is not the car he is enjoying time with his wife and children or playing on the water in his kayak.

Rob Beach has over 14 years of driving experience and drives a ruby red DS3. he has been with pass 1st for 1 year.
Robs covers Folkestone and surrounding areas including Romney Marsh area, Dover, and Canterbury. He offers full support with all aspects of driving including young drivers insurance advice, having had years of experience as an insurance broker.Rob enjoys walks with his dogs watching F1 and spending time with family and friends.

Andy Boorman

Marma Moore drives a Citroen C3 flair power orange 1.2 She also holds a HGV licence.
The newest and only female on the Pass 1st team, She is fairly new to the career however it is something she has always wanted to do. When she took driving lessons as a youngster She held her instructor in high regard as it opened up a whole load of job opportunities for her to progress to and also not forgetting it gave her freedom. Marma has a kind,caring and patient attitude, and has the ability to get others to open up and build on their own confidence so they feel able to achieve the impossible.