DIA - Driving Instructors Association
Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Why choose us?

DVSA Approved Driving Instructor

Our instructor is approved by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) and is fully qualified.
This ensures that your lessons are carried out at the highest professional standards.

Door to door pick-up

As long as you are within our operating area, we will pick you up from and drop you off at home.

One to one tuitions

All of our lessons are operated one to one.
We believe building a trusting relationship between the instrutor and the student is another important aspect of driving lessons. Each session will be totally devoted to you, enabling us to provide you the best care.

Progress assessment booklet

Each student will be issued with a personal booklet which the instructor will use to record and monitor your progress.

The booklet will be a great tool to help you analyse your own strong and weak points, will let you visually comprehend each task before actually learning them, and also assist the instructor give you the best advise at each stage.

This is one of the secrets as to why we can maintain a high pass rate at SSM driving school!

Pass Plus Training

We offer Pass Plus courses to brush up your driving skills, giving you a precious chance to become a more confident driver.

"Pass Plus" is available to any driver but is especially aimed at new drivers who are statistically more likely to have accidents in the first two years due to lack of experience.
The objective of a Pass Plus course is to build on your skills and knowledge to help you become a more confident driver.
The Instructor will help you complete six training modules which are about driving in different conditions:

  • in town
  • in all weathers
  • on rural roads
  • at night
  • on dual carriageways
  • on motorways

We offer lessons in

Map of West London where we operate.

- Acton
- Brentford
- Chiswick
- Ealing
- Greenford
- Hammersmith
- Park Royal
- Shepherd's Bush
- and Southall.

* For other areas please contact us.

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Monika says:
“I have just passed the test at the first attempt and I am over the moon. Syed has been amazingly patient teaching me and was able to calm my ever-present nerves. I can wholeheartedly recommend him....”

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Roman says:
“Friendly, highly professional instructor with limitless patience. Would highly recommend.”

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Michael says:
“I have never thought I can drive a car, but now I am driving a van! This guy is a miracle worker. It was a pleasure to work with Syed, I would definitely recommend him. He is a very experienced and...”

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Fatima Hussain says:
“I initially planned on taking my test at the beginning of the year, however due to COVID-19, it was postponed to July 2020. I hadn't driven for months but thanks to Syed, founder of SSM, I was able...”

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Dr Shayan Ashjaei says:
“Syed is simply a fantastic driving instructor. His patience and encouragement always made me feel relaxed and my confidence increased rapidly week to week. Syed puts the fun factor into driving, is...”

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Mudasir says:
“Thank you Syed for helping me pass my driving test first time round, and my brother and 2 sisters. You are like our family instructor, you are well professional instructor, well planned for the...”

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Gertu says:
“I would have never believed that I could be a driver and pass my test let alone at my first attempt. Thanks for your support and positivity - it came true. Thanks for giving me 100% focus.”

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Rumel Wahid says:
“I had taken lessons with BSM previously and was not happy with the progress that was being made. When I changed my instructor to Syed, founder of SSM, I was able to develop my confidence in driving...”

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Nadira says:
“A very enjoyable experience. Syed is a very patient instructor and extremely good at building confidence for new drivers.”

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Freya says:
“Hey Syed, So pleased I passed my test! Couldn't have done it without such a great teacher like you. Thank you so much for being such a patient, fantastic, supportive, kind and fun teacher. I think it...”

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Khattar says:
“I thoroughly enjoyed learning with Syed. He's unbelievably well qualified and it really comes across in his instructions. Enthusiastic, well prepared, flexible and he's got a great sense of humour....”

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Remi says:
“It was a pleasure working with such an experienced instructor, not only did I learn from your lessons but you also made it as fun and enjoyable and you always knew how to calm my nerves! You gave me...”

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Diana

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Svetlana says:
“I have found Syed to be experienced and knowledgeable in all aspects of driving and tests, he is friendly, patient and incredibly responsible person. I have recommended him to my husband when he was...”

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Rachael McKeon says:
“I really enjoyed my lessons with Syed, I learnt to drive very quickly. Very helpful with learning materials, always on time. I would recommend him to any new learners. Thank you, Syed.”

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Agnieszka says:
“The first time I sat behind the wheel of a car was in SSM driving school with Syed beside me. After 14 lessons with Syed I got my driving license. It goes to show how good he really is. I truly...”

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Taher Alomani says:
“I didn't initially believe that I could be driving confidently so quick, Syed instills nurtured my driving ability excellently and for that reason I passed first time. 10/10 for teaching and...”

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Millie says:
“I really enjoyed learning how to drive with Syed. He is a very calm and patient instructor. He does not rush the lessons, he's truthful and skillful.I didn't need much lessons with Syed because it...”

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Bilal says:
“Dear Syed, Thank you so much for all of your help which enabled me to pass my test at the end of the month. I was slightly apprehensive and extremely nervous before starting the course but you helped...”

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Rubel says:
“Well when I first started I never had even driven a car or even moved a car backwards and forwards. So I had to start literally from scratch.Syed was very patient from the beginning and always...”

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Sam Newbury says:
“What I really appreciate is that Syed is always on hand to answer questions and provide feedback to point out your weak points! I passed with flying colours first time round.”

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Dean Willison

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Maurizio Della Vedova says:
“I can only agree with all the other reviews on the SSM website and google. Learning to drive with Syed was great fun! Syed is an excellent instructor, very good at boosting my confidence and...”

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Attila says:
“Syed makes the person feel relaxed at all times, gives constructive feedback at the end to help you to learn from your mistakes, would certainly recommend him for first time learners. His personality...”

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Roger Andrews says:
“Thanks for all your support over the last few weeks. The trip to the driving centre was a big success and with so much confidence. Not only did it go extremely smoothly (without question) but, I...”

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Jason Finn says:
“I learnt to drive with SSM driving school in a total of two months and passed my test first time. I found Syed very calm and a friendly instructor who has a unique way of teaching people to drive. He...”

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Gabika says:
“I enjoyed my lessons with Syed very much. Syed is a fantastic instructor, very friendly, extremely patient and calm.I felt so nervous about driving but with Syed's help I became really confident and...”

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Beny says:
“Syed is a very patient and experienced instructor. I've learned a lot of things from him, it's not just only driving. I've seen different instructors before I met Syed but he is the best, friendly,...”

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Kevin McKeon says:
“Syed was recommended to me by my cousin. I was told he is a patient instructor that is able to adapt his teaching style to suit each student. I found this to be the case and so began recommending...”

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Abbey says:
“I couldn't have had a better driving instructor!I always looked forward to my lesson with Syed as they were not only hands on but enjoyable too!!Syed always managed to bring humour to my lessons and...”