Becoming a professional driver requires one to go to the best driving school and get the necessary driving skills. When choosing a driving school, it is important to go to NTSA accredited and certified driving schools in Kenya.
The driving school should be well equipped with relevant vehicles and machineries and offer a variety of driving lessons in various driving Categories. Below is a list of some of the best driving schools in Kenya.
Best Accredited Driving Schools In Kenya
AA Kenya (Automobile Association Kenya)
AA Kenya is the largest Automobile Association in Kenya with over 30 branch offices in all major towns countrywide. Internationally AA is affiliated with the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) which represents over 100 million motorists worldwide. AA Kenya promotes and safeguards the interests of motorists through a broad range of services to include: roadside assistance; information and advise about the purchase, maintenance and repair of vehicles; negotiation of attractive insurance premiums.
Among the driving categories offered by AA Kenya include; Category A,B and F with a wide range of driving classes such as;
- Category A (Light Motorcycle)
- Category A1 (Motorcycle/Courier)
- Category A2 (Motorcycle three wheelers)
- Category B1(Light vehicle automatic)
- Category B2( Light vehicle manual)
- Category F (Persons with Disability)
You can contact AA Kenya for inquiries though 0709933000.
Their driving course fees ranges between Sh.10,500 to Sh.20,000
Petanns Driving School
Petanns driving school is NTSA accredited institution with a network of over 100 branches in Kenya in over 15 counties. Petanns driving school uses the NTSAnew curriculum that promotes road safety.They offer a highly intensive training courses with modern serviceable vehicles.
Their driving course categories include:
- Category A2 at Sh.7500
- Category A3 at Sh.7500
- Category B3 at Sh.10,000
- Category B1 at Sh.13,500
- Category C1 at Sh.14,500
- Category D at Sh.10,000
- Category CE at sh.27,000
- Category G at Sh.45,000
You can get more information by contacting Petanns driving school directly.
Rocky Driving School
Rock Driving school Being an old driving school, has won a good reputation among driving schools in the whole country and might be the school you have been looking for.
Plus, if you are looking for one of the best driving schools in Nairobi City Center, then Rocky should be one of your priorities.
Notably, it has produced many drivers with different specialties and is one of the entities you can trust if you are vouching for the best among truck driving schools. Rocky driving school has over 20 branches distributed in various towns in Kenya. You can see Rocky Driving School Branches in Kenya, Fee structure, Contacts and Driving Classes
It charges around Ksh10,500 for the full course that consists of 20 lessons.
Heltz driving School
This is one of the best driving schools in Kenya. Heltz driving school has been in operation for the last 37 years and offers Class BCE and FG with a price range of 6,500 shillings to 10,500 shillings.
Heltz appears in our list for its value of transparency which led it to win the National Road Safety Award for its contribution in producing competent drivers.
Heltz is considered as one of the most affordable driving schools in the country with its head office located along Tom Mboya Street at the city center in Nairobi. Riders who require motorbike classes only pay 6,500 shillings for a standard 15 classes. The Heltz driving school classes also include lessons on defensive driving, First aid, firefighting, and Basic mechanical work. They have branches in major Kenyan towns as well
Top Gear driving School
Top Gear driving school is one of the largest driving schools in the Kenya and is arguably the most progressive. But seriously, the reason why Top Gear Driving School has become so successful is because they deliver great value for our customers. Most of their Instructors undertook their training with them. They are also one of the largest training schools for Instructors in the Nairobi.
Top Gear charges a fee of between Ksh.10,000 to Ksh.18,000
Top gear have branches majorly in Tena Estate outering road, KTDA plaza Nairobi city Centre, Buruburu Kenol petrol station, Ongata Rongai (*New branch), Donholm, Pipeline, Industrial Area, Dandora, Buruburu, Savannah, Zimmerman, Ruai, Utawala, Umoja, Congo, Ruiru, Kawangware, Githurai.
Other notable driving schools in Kenya include;
- Glory Driving School
- Seniors driving School
- Iqra Driving School
- Sony driving School
- Wings Driving School