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About AA DriveTech

AA DriveTech's background

Originally established in 1990 by Chris Howell, a former road policing officer, AA DriveTech is now the UK’s largest provider of fleet risk management & driver education services in the UK. The company has gained a reputation for excellence and innovation winning many awards including regional winners of the Bank of Scotland Corporate £25m Entrepreneur Challenge in 2007 and Thames Valley Business of the Year in 2008.

AA DriveTech’s HQ is in Basingstoke, Hampshire; we also have significant training facilities close to the Transport Research Laboratories (TRL). The company became part of the AA Group in July 2009 and has subsequently acquired leading complementary companies including Intelligent Data Systems, Nationwide 4x4, Peak Performance and VVCR.

Take a look at AA DriveTech's milestones and accreditations

Our Goals

  • Financial ~ deliver profitable growth year-on-year
  • People ~ recruit, develop and retain exceptional people
  • Solutions ~ deliver compelling, ‘value for money’ products and services that reduce risk
  • Customer Service ~ delight the customer and exceed their expectations
  • Environment ~ promote eco-friendly driving techniques that save fuel and reduce carbon emissions significantly
  • Brand ~ recognised as the UK’s supplier of choice for driver education
  • Reputation ~ acknowledged as a ‘thought leader’ within the road safety industry
  • Community ~ support educational schemes and campaigns that deliver road safety for all

Our Values

  • Success: We take great pride in our work & strive to achieve the highest level of quality in everything we do
  • Integrity: We are proud in having high moral & ethical standards and work hard to be acknowledged as a trusted & well respected company
  • Contribution: We want everyone in our company to know they can play a valued & important part in achieving our vision
  • Honesty: We are open & transparent in our relationships with ourselves, our suppliers, customers & partners
  • Passion: Too many people die on our roads every day. We want to make a difference & save people’s lives

Trading address:

Fanum House, Basing View, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 4EA

Awards

  • 2014 Winner of BusinessCar magazines Risk Management provider of the year

  • 2013 Winner of Fleet News’ Fleet supplier of the year award (theAA)

  • 2012 Winner of Business Car’s ‘Risk Management’ award

  • 2011 Winner of ITM’s ‘Innovation in Driver Training’ award

  • 2011 Winner of MPG Marathon ‘Hybrid Class’

  • 2010 Winner of MPG Marathon ‘ Van Class’

  • 2009 DriveTech ranked 55 in the Real Business/LDC Hot 100

  • 2009 Winner of ITM's 'UK Driver Training Solutions Specialist' award

  • 2008 DriveTech ranked 89 in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100

  • 2008 Winner of Thames Valley ‘Business of the year’ award

  • 2008 Winner of the Green Fleet Award for ‘Driver training company of the year’

  • 2007 Winner of the South England and South Wales regional final of the Bank of Scotland Corporate £25m Entrepreneur Challenge

  • 2007 Winner of ITM's 'UK Driver Training Solutions Specialist' award

  • 2006 Finalist in Thames Valley 'Business of the year' awards

  • 2005 Winner of ITM's 'European driver safety specialist' award

  • 2004 Winner of ITM's 'Driver training company of the year' award

  • 2003 Winner of ITM's 'Driver training company of the year' award

  • 2002 Winner of ITM's 'Driver training company of the year' award

  • 2001 Winner of ITM's 'Driver training company of the year' award