Join Our Team – Franchise Opportunites


With great Franchise Opportunities, full diaries and fantastic support – we can grow your business and assist in your personal development to be the best instructor you can be!

The Road Ahead has franchise opportunities for driving instructors throughout the country offering everything you need to run a sustainable business.

In choosing to be an instructor with  The Road Ahead you are assured that your business and your own development will be taken seriously, with support available throughout your time with us giving you a platform to do the work you love.

We actively encourage and participate in the development of all the instructors associated with The Road Ahead, whether that be in-car support or assistance with any other part of your business.

Franchises are tailor-made to suit each individual, these can include;

  • Full access to The Road Ahead brand, well known and established for over 10 years
  • A fully livered tuition vehicle
  • A continued number of pupils in your teaching area
  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Lesson materials
  • Membership of our instructors Q&A forum
  • Online;
    • Diary with SMS Sending
    • Pupil Management System
    • Access to DVSA Driving Test Bookings Portal
    • Lesson Recording and Payments
    • Lesson and Payment Listing for Accounts
  • Further and CPD training

Franchisee Benefits with The Road Ahead


  • Fully maintained website and diary system
  • Large and maintained social media profile
  • Bi-monthly 'on-track' meetings, one to one
  • Business cards
  • Email address
  • Livery or top box
  • Loyalty scheme for additional years franchise


  • A supply of pupils, some confirmed, some leads
  • Automated registration, first lesson confirmation, lesson reminders and t&c texts
  • Pupil Handouts
  • Mock testing (normally traded 1 for 1 with other school instructors)
  • Congratulations message and online photo for all pupils (if they agree to one being taken)

Training / CPD

  • Minimum 2 x 2hour sessions per year development training
  • Regular group drop-in sessions and discussions
  • Buddy System and WhatsApp group
  • Reduced price training days
  • Additional training at a reduced rate (current standard ADI training £40ph)


1 year contracted franchise agreement and then a rolling contract

Start-up cost: £195.00

Weekly fee: £85.00

Interested? Express Your Interest