Coach Driving Lessons

KC School of Motoring provide quality one to one Coach Driving tuition with fully qualified, approved and insured driving instructors who will make your learning experience an enjoyable one.

Information/Requirements for Coach Lessons

Licence Category:D
Areas Available:Cork (Ballincollig), Killarney and Tralee
Learner Permit Required? Yes
Age Requirement :21
Lesson Prices :– 1 hour lesson €100

– 1.5 hour lesson €160

– 2 hour lesson €210

– Driving test €300

– Driving test and CPC test €350

– CPC test only €130

– Coach driving package €950
(7 hours driving plus test hire)
Mandatory lessons : None

For more information about our Coach Lessons, please contact us on (087) 1259125 or email us at

Driver CPC

If you intend to drive a bus/coach for a living then you must obtain the Driver CPC qualfication. KC School of Motoring is a Road Safety Authority (RSA) approved facilitator and trainer to carry out Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) courses for Professional Drivers.

What is the Driver CPC?

Since 2008, new and prospective Coach Drivers are required to complete the Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competency) course.

The CPC course consists of 4 components which each have to be completed along with periodic training each year. The periodic training consists of 35 hours of periodic training spread over 5 years (1 day per year).

There are substantial penalties for non-compliance.

How to attain the CPC

To become a Professional Coach Driver you must pass:
  • Two hour multiple choice theory test.
  • Two hour case study theory test.
  • 90 minute driving test.
  • 30 minute practical test.
  • In addition, to maintain your Driver CPC, you must complete 35 hours of periodic training for five years following qualification (one day per year).

Complete Coach Package

Our Complete Coach Package will provide you with all of the skills and knowledge you will need to pass the Driver CPCThe package consists of:

10 hours of lessons with one of our experienced coach driving Instructors.

– Coach hire for driving test including 1 hour pre-test lesson with your instructor.

Practical and theory training for CPC test.

– Study material and questionnaires

For more information about the CPC Course or our Complete Coach Package, please contact us on (087) 1259125 or email us at