Falls Church Driving School

Falls Church Driving School

5.0 (9)
6 hires on Lessons.com
1 employee
20 years in business

About this pro

Driving a car is a major responsibility and your safe driving skills will stay with you for the rest of your life. Whether you are planning to drive for the first time or you want to improve the skills you already have, I am a patient and professional instructor who is going to help you become a great driver. My main goal is to assist you to become a safe, confident and a smart driver. 

The driving lessons are offered Monday through Sunday. We are flexible and we can schedule times that are best suited for you. If you live in the vicinity, we will pick you up and drop you off. 

I enjoy helping my students reach their goals of becoming great and safe drivers!

I love my job because it helps me improve other people's life and make people happy .

Work life balance: I love the fact that I have a great degree of control and freedom within my job. (Flexible schedule) 

I enjoy meeting new people and learn more about them. 

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Falls Church, VA 22046
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9 Reviews


  • Kavita Mangal

    Mohammed is an excellent and detail oriented teacher. He is prompt and always on time. His car is extremely is clean and he maintains all precautions which was very important to me during COVID.

  • Annie Lopez

    Good guy. Committed to the satisfaction of his customers, which is an essential customer service trait. Very knowledgeable. Will answer all your driving related questions and give you advise for passing the road test.

  • Anna Henderson

    Great driving school! The instructor is very flexible when it comes to hours so I didn't have to worry about other priorities, like school, interfering. The instructor is also very good at teaching in a way that is informative, effective, and stressless. Being a new driver can be very demanding but with Mr Mohamed, I was very calm and relaxed throughout the sessions.

  • Nawate Wani

    Such a great experience! I loved being able to choose my own schedule & my instructor, Mr. Mohamed Elhadi, was great! I learned many news things that I had previously not known about & I would definitely recommend this school to a friend, which I already did!

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

First, students tend to be nervous at first so I begin with my student in a slow speed zone areas to make them comfortable and then gradually take them to higher speed zones. Also, I go over the basics to understand a little bit about the car. For example, how to turn on headlights, high beam, wipers, emergency signal, horn, front and rear defroster and changing gears! 

Commentary Driving: being conscious of what you're doing on the road and extremely observant. It may have been a while since you have been conscious of your driving but I am going to help you narrate the process outloud by saying things like " that truck is getting close try to ease on gas a bit or that blue car is going too fast it will probably pull in front of us try to leave extra space. Clear instructions to make us safe on the road! I will encourage my student to make accurate judgements about what traffic will do and how to respond to it additionally we will discuss road hazards and what to do about each situation we face while driving!

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

1. Dmv Certified Driving Instructor .

2. Education 114 Driver Task Analysis .

3. Edu 214 Instruction Principles of Driver Education.

4. Commercial school license. 

5. Re- examination certified for Dmv tests. 

5. We work along the social services for driving. 

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Prices varies by location and distance. I am very flexible in terms of methods of payments including Cash, Cash app, and personal checks all work fine 

How did you get started teaching?

My family always used to encourage me and say I am a great driver so I decided to get certified and went to school and studied the courses necessary to become a driving instructor then got my degree and got certified through the Department Of Motor Vehicles and then started working with Falls Church Driving School and so far I trained over 5000 students. 

What types of students have you worked with?

I worked with all levels of experiences from beginners to intermediate to advance. I trained people who are looking to learn driving for the first time and people who are looking to master their driving skills and become experts! 

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Re Examination class for my students to retake their test in the Dmv and helping my students drive on a daily basis with different programs of training! 

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Find an instructor who can stay calm under pressure and making sure that he or she can make you comfortable and learning in a relaxed and enjoyable environment! Additionally, making sure the instructor does not use the dual break and gas pedal frequently so the student learns to have full control over the car and become confident 

What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

Having their learners permit or International License before enrolling and hiring me as their driving instructor!