One of the leading

independent driving instructors

Serving Taunton, Wellington & the surrounding areas


Approved Instructor


Avg. 1st Time Pass Rate




Driving lessons in Taunton

Learn to drive with John Burnett

John has been a DVSA approved driving instructor in Taunton, Wellington and the surrounding areas for almost 20 years. He has taught over 600 students with an average first time pass rate of over 82%.


Specialising in nervous drivers, he ensures every new driver feels comfortable, relaxed and able to overcome their anxieties to become safe, confident drivers. Click on the links below to find out more about how Driving Force Taunton can help you get on the road and to book your first lesson.

Driver taking a driving lesson in Taunton

“You have been great throughout. You never wavered in your belief that my daughter would pass and kept her (and my) spirits up always. She has far more experience and knowledge now than many new drivers.

I feel very reassured when she goes off solo."

Mrs B.