12 Hours EDT Lessons from only €375

(T&C Apply)

Terms and Conditions

ACE Driving School Cork.

Terms & Condition Policies

STUDENTS: Please Read Fully Before Booking  Lessons:


1. Declaration Policy:  I declare that I have read and understood these Terms & Conditions and that I understand and accept these Terms & Conditions.

2. Booking Deposit Policy: A " Booking Deposit " of €40.00 Must be paid to secure any booking.

Lessons can only be Booked once this Deposit has been made. Our current online banking providers are "Pay Pal" and "Sum Up "

3. Cancellations Policy: Cancellations should be made directly with your ADI and a minimum of  48 Hrs notice must be given to cancel an arranged lesson. Any cancellation that does not give a minimum of 48 hrs Notice will be charged at the full price of the arranged Lesson.  

4. Gift Voucher Policy: All gift vouchers are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase. vouchers are non-transferable and non-refundable.

5. Lessons Policy: All lessons must be prepaid before the start of lessons. All lessons must be taken within 6 months of the date of purchase. all lessons are prepaid in advance of the lesson. Prepaid lessons are non-transferable. 

6. Special Offer Price Policy: All special offer prices are based on (1) payment paid upfront in full (2) Six two hour lessons (3) must be taken within 6 months from the date of purchase (4) are non-transferable. If a student wishes to continue lessons beyond the 6 Month time limit set. The student has to pay the balance of the full price of the EDT driving lessons. [ie; 12 x €40 = €480  Minus the " Special Offer " price paid of €375 = balance to pay of €105] 

Our "Special Offer" Price for 12 EDT lessons in a manual car from a price of €375 {Includes Logbook}. t&c apply

This price of €375 is for 6 two hour EDT driving Lessons. { 2 hours x 6 = 12 hours } Paid in full upfront.     

Our "Special Offer" price for 12 EDT lessons in an automatic car from a price of €475 {Includes Logbook}. t&c apply.

This price of €475 is for 6 two hour EDT driving lessons. { 2 hours x 6 = 12 hours } Paid in full upfront.  

7. Car Hire for use on Driving Test Policy: Students who wish to hire one of our School Cars. Must take a minimum of 4 Hours Pre Test lessons before a Car may be offered for hire to a student for use on their Driving Test.  EDT  Lessons will not be taken into consideration for these 4 Hours. Preference will be given to existing ACE Driving School Cork Clients for car hire on their Driving Test [where possible]

If after taking the 4 Hours Pre Test Lessons and if The Driving Instructor considers that the student is not at a safe Driving standard. The Driving Instructor can refuse to hire their vehicle to the student for use on their Driving Test. If the use of the car for the Driving test is refused The Cost of these 4 Hours Driving Lessons is €120. 

The current Price of Hiring our School cars for use on a Students Driving Test is.

Option 1.   A 2 Hour Pre Test Lesson & use of the Car for Driving Test €150, Plus a 2 Hour Pre Test Lesson €60. Total Price €210

Option 2.   A 1 Hour Pre Test Lesson €35 & A 2 Hour Pre Test Lesson €60 plus                                                                                                                                                      A 1 Hour Pre Test Lesson & use of the Car for the Driving Test €125. Total Price €220 

 Option 3.  Four 1 hour lessons €35 each hour €140  & use of the Car for the Driving Test €100. Total Price €240                                                                                                                                                              

8. Online Payment charges / Booking Deposit charges  Policy:  All lessons purchased and paid online will incur a transaction charge. Currently, we have the following options

Pay Pal transaction charge is currently 3% plus €0.20 transaction charge for each transaction.      Sum Up transaction charge is 1.95% plus €0.25 per transaction. These charges may change without notice.     

9. EDT Log Book Policy: EDT logbooks will be issued free of charge with all 12 hour fully pre-paid EDT Packages.

A fee of €5 will be charged for EDT logbooks on any other lesson that requires The Instructor to provide an RSA EDT Log Book.

10. Cancellation of Balance of Lessons Policy and Refund of Balance of Monies Pre Paid: The balance of any Monies Paid to your ADI for your Driving Lessons will be calculated by either our Hourly or Two Hourly Rates which is Currently €40 per single Hour and €70 per two-hour lesson in a manual car and €50 per single hour and €90 per two hours lesson in an Automatic Car. Plus a deduction of €5.00 for the EDT Log Book. 

 example 1:  Paid €375  and completed two 2 hour lessons [a total of 4hrs  completed]  2 x €70 = €140  + €5.00 for logbook = €145 Balance to be refunded is €230.

example 2:Paid €375 and completed three 2 hour lessons [ a total of 6 hrs completed] 3 x €70 = €210 + €5.00 for Logbook = €215. Balance to be refunded is €160

example 3: paid €375 and completed two 2 hr lessons and one 1 hour lesson. [ a total of 5 hrs completed] 2 x €70 = €140 + 1 x €40 = €40 = €180 +€5.00 for logbook = €185. Balance to be refunded is €190

11. Refunds Policy: All block booking payments are non-refundable. In exceptional circumstances, and at the ADIs discretion, any refunds that are made should be direct with the ADI, not ACE Driving School Cork Group head office. ACE Driving School Cork Group cannot be held responsible for any payments made to the ADI.

12. Contract Policy: If you have chosen to undertake driving tuition this agreement is between you and your ACE Driving School Cork Group instructor. No contractual liability shall arise or subsist between you and ACE Driving School Cork Group. This contract is between the purchaser and the driving instructor who has agreed to deliver the services. The driving instructors reserve the right to alter, suspend or terminate any driving lesson at any time at their discretion. The booking by you for a driving lesson is an offer to purchase the service and is subject to acceptance by the driving instructor.

13. Learner Permit / Driving Licence Policy: Failure to show a valid learner permit before the commencement of the Driving lesson will result in the loss of the lesson and any fees paid. You Must carry  A Valid Learner Permit or Full Driving Licence on each of your  Driving Lesson, It Is an offence to Drive without a valid Licence or Permit.  

14. Endorsement/ Restrictions  Policy: Endorsements or restrictions on your licence preventing you from driving at the appointment time will result in loss of the lesson and any fees paid.

15. Lesson Break Policy: There cannot be a break between lessons of more than 4 weeks, otherwise the remaining lessons will be forfeit. Abuse of these offers will result in the remaining lessons being revoked without the possibility of a refund. (this does not affect your statutory rights).

16. Waiting Time Policy: ACE Driving School Cork Group allows 15 minutes waiting time, due to unforeseen delays such as traffic etc. After that time the Lesson is forfeit. 

17. Break down Policy: In the event of a mechanical breakdown of the vehicle in which you have been learning to drive, or for any other reason, the instructor reserves the right to re-arrange a driving lesson to a time convenient to both you and the ADI.

18. Postponed/cancelled Driving Test Policy: The ADI cannot be held responsible for driving tests being postponed or cancelled by the Road Safety Authority.

19. Payment to Instructor Policy: Where payments are made to the instructor, ACE Driving School Cork Group do not accept responsibility whatsoever for any acts, defaults or failure on the part of the ADI not carrying out his or her obligations.

20. Refusal Policy: We at ACE Driving School Cork Group reserve the right to refuse a driving lesson or terminate a driving lesson should the driver be under the influence of alcohol or any other substances that would contravene road safety Or for ANY safety reason.

21. Driving Test Car Hire policy: A test can only be booked with the full consent of the ADI. We  ACE Driving School Cork Group reserve the right to withdraw our cars for the test without notice, should the ADI consider that you are not to test standard.

22. Appointment Times Policy: All appointment times are calculated from the driving test centre. The travelling from the test centres to the students work or home will be taken from the students training hours. Returning to the test centre of the instructor will also be taken from the students time. If the student wishes to avail of the maximum time of training, then the student should meet the appointed Instructor at the test centre.

23. Instructor Cancellation Policy: All lessons are booked with the full intention of them being delivered by your ACE  Driving School Cork Instructor, however, in the unlikely event that it becomes necessary for us to cancel a lesson, we will endeavour to provide you with as much notice as possible and we will always seek to offer you an alternate time or date that is suitable for you. Should this not be possible, then upon your request, the lesson fee (if prepaid) will be refunded to you in full.

24. Changing Instructor Request Policy: A student may request to change Instructor if they wish.

25.  Intensive Course Cancellation Policy: If you have booked an intensive course, ACE Driving School Cork Group requires 7 days notice of cancellation in order for you to receive a full refund. Should you give less than 7 days notice, but more than 5 days notice, then 50% of the fee paid will be refunded to you. In the event that you give less than 5 day's notice of cancellation, then your course fee will not be refunded.

26. Complaints Policy : 
ACE Driving School Cork Group would like you to be delighted with your driving lessons. If you are not satisfied then any complaints should be made in the first instance to your instructor. If a suitable solution is not reached then the complaint should be put in writing to ACE Driving School Cork Group via the contact us form.
ACE Driving School Cork  Group is open from 9 am – 9 pm Monday to Friday and 10 am – 5 pm Saturday and on Sunday By appointment only. Other times are available by appointments with your ADI.

27. Mobile Phone / Mobile Device  Policy:  Students May Not use a Mobile phone during the lesson. Instructors may at certain times use their Mobile Phones Or Mobile Devices during the Lesson to [a] check the " Student Driver App" to make sure all aspects of the lesson has been covered. [b] to look back and review an incident that was recorded on the car camera. [c] to mark faults on the students marking sheet for discussion at the end of the lesson. [d] The Instructor may use a Mobile Phone during a Driving Lesson in exceptional circumstances.   The Instructor will only ever use these devices if the Instructor Feels it is safe to do so. 

28. Dashcams / CCTV Recording device policy: Students should be aware that there are recording devises in all " ACE Driving School Cork" vehicles. These Cameras record both inside and the outside of the vehicle during the Driving Lesson. The purpose of the CCTV system in the vehicles is to create a safe environment for the Instructors and Students alike. To Provide evidence to substantiate or rebut any allegations made, and for the improvement of performance and quality of service.       

ACE Driving School Cork - Terms and conditions For Pupils 

Please Read in Full Before Booking Lesson.


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