Learn to drive  with Irelands oldest residential driving school. We offer the unique opportunity to take an intensive residential driving course  away from the pressures of everyday living and immerse yourself in the task of learning to driveHere at COLLEGE DRIVE we realise that learning to drive is probably one of the most important skills you will undertake. We assure you that we offer quality tuition to all learner drivers.

Our driving school offers 3 and 5 day courses with or without accommodation. Our instructors are highly qualified and are all registered with the RSA. Ronan Larkin, the schools owner is a RoSPA Gold Star driver and holds a Diploma in Advanced Instruction Techniques. He has been teaching people to drive for 24 years and offers great service and excellent tuition. 


  • If you are a total beginner and just got your learners permit or have little experience of driving we recomend our 5 day 30 hour intensive course. 
  • For someone who is ready to take the driving test or has failed a previous test we recommend our 3 day 15 hour course.
  • If you drive for your work or simply wish to improve your standard of driving check out our advanced driving courses.  

  Call 086 3120462 / 098 25784 or email ronan@collegedrive.ie


 "Ronan is a very very gifted teacher.  I simply cannot overstate how worthwhile it was getting him to teach me to drive.  The best money I have ever spent." P. Neill

 "I am happy to recommend Ronan Larkin - College Drive School of Motoring.  He has carried out a number of assignments for CMD and at all times he delivered a professional service.  I have always found Ronan to be trustworthy and reliable and someone who you can rely on 100%." Chris Mc Donagh CMD Training Sligo 




Please contact us with any query you may have in relation to our services:

call 086 3120462 / 098 25784 or email: ronan@collegedrive.ie


Our location

Co. Mayo