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Minibus Lessons (D1)

Everything You Need To Know

Why Choose ISM

ISM are the market leaders for Minibus lessons (category “D1”), which we have been successfully providing since 1961. We provide manual Ford Transit Mini-buses over 7 days a week from our Finglas Training Centre, with the most competitive prices and most of all the most professional service possible.

ISM’s training courses will ensure that you are well placed to pass your Minibus Driving Test the first time you take it as we boast a 90% Overall Test Pass Rate.

Our courses will give you not only the practical skills to pass your test but will guide you through the procedures for permit-applications, calculating laden weights and using tachographs. We also specialise in both the Initial and the Periodic Drivers CPC Training Courses. If you are a Transport Manager in a Coach Company, considering whether to send your employees for professional instruction, we can quickly give you all the details of industry-standard driver certification. We also help our trainees get temporary or permanent employment through our own Driver Recruitment Company.

ISM Recruitment is Ireland’s largest provider of professional drivers into the Transport and Logistics Industry.

Our Vehicles & Prices

Our Minibuses are 5 speed manual Ford Transits and are the newest training vehicles in Ireland. We are only Driving School in Dublin providing a dedicated off-road practice Reversing Bay (based at our Finglas Training Centre), so you can be confident to have the skills necessary to pass your category D1 driving test first time.

  • Lessons are charged at €150.00 (for 2 hours)
  • Hire of ISM Minibus for your Driving Test costs €190.00 (including a Pre-Test hour before your test)
  • *SPECIAL: 6 hours of Training and the Minibus for your test (incl 1 hour before): €550.00 (Saving of €90)

Your ADI ISM Driving Instructor will always be in control of the vehicle, so your safety and the safety of other road users will never be compromised. For more information or to make a booking call us now at 01 864 1790 or email us your details to and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

ISM is the leading provider of systematic training programs to the Irish passenger carrying industry. Our client-base of trucking companies have found that they quickly recover the cost of our Training Courses in savings derived from greater fuel efficiency, reduced machine wear and improved safety.