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Welcome to John Mannix & Son Driving School

If you are looking for driving lessons in the Mallow area then John Mannix & Son Driving School is an excellent choice. Serving the local community and surrounding areas for over 40 years, you can be guaranteed of the very best tuition and driving education available.

We are one of the longest and most established driving school in North Cork and are proud to be the first RSA Approved Driving Instructors in Mallow. We have an extremely high test pass rate, with 99.9% of our students passing the first time. Getting your driver's licence is a major life event and we ensure that all of our students, no matter their experience or background, are fully aware of the responsibilities that come with owning a driver's licence. At John Mannix & Son Driving School we don't just prepare you for your driving test, but we also set you up for a lifetime of safe driving. We teach all students to drive safely, confidently, and competently.

Why Choose Us?

  • 40 Years’ Experience

  • RSA/ADI Approved

  • 99.9% Pass Rate

  • Affordable Prices

  • All Mallow Test Routes Covered

  • Fully Insured Dual Control Car

  • Flexible Hours

  • Beginners & Test Candidates Welcome

  • Nervous Drivers Catered For

  • Pre-Tests Available

  • Sample Driving Test Questions & Answers

  • Comfortable Learning Environment

  • Gift Vouchers Available

  • Driving Lessons for Drivers With All Disabilities

  • Driving Lessons for Own Car/ Dual Control / Automatic / Vans

  • Many Students Getting Clear Sheets/No Faults

Book Your 12 EDT Driving Lessons with John Mannix & Son Driving School

John Mannix & Son Driving School

About Us

John Mannix & Son Driving School has been teaching student and learner drivers in Mallow and North Cork for over 40 years.

John Mannix & Son Driving School

 Driving Lessons

We are RSA/ADI approved and our driving lessons follow the EDT Lesson Plans. We cater for beginners and experienced learners.

Getting Started

Getting Started

Before starting your driving lessons you will need to obtain a Leaner Permit (or provisional driving licence) by passing the Driver Theory Test.

The Driving Test

The Driving Test

Once you have completed all 12 EDT Lessons you can apply for your Driving Test. We ensure that you are fully prepared to pass your test first time.

Rules of the Road

Rules of the Road

The driving test is only the beginning of your driving career. We prepare all of our students for a lifetime of safe and competent driving.

Useful Car Facts

Useful Car Facts

We believe that knowledgeable drivers are safer drivers. Knowing how your car works is essential to ensure that you keep it running smoothly and safely.

For More Information or To Book Your Driving Lessons Contact Tom and Sandra Today

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is your test pass rate?

    At John Mannix & Son Driving School, we are very proud of our 99.9% test pass rate with the majority of our students passing their test first time with us.

  • How many driving lessons do I need to do?

    You must complete a mandatory 12 EDT lessons. Each lesson will cover a specific driving skill and all lessons are recorded in your personal EDT Logbook.

  • Are pre-tests necessary?

    While pre-tests are not mandatory we will always recommend completing at least one. This will allow to familiarise yourself with the structure of driving test so you can be fully prepared and confident when the time comes.