Drift Training

Drift Training at the Prodrift Academy

Known as the ‘Road to Success’, the Prodrift Academy Drift Training program has been developed over the past 5 years by our team of professional drift instructors and some of the best known names in world drifting. The program has been divided into 8 levels and each level has been designed to give student’s step-by-step training of the key drift techniques utilized by professional drifters.

From beginners to semi-professional drivers, our levels have been designed to equip students with essential drift techniques whilst progressing through the training program.

DRIFT TRAINING – ROOKIE

The Rookie Training program has been designed for students who want to enter the world of drift competition. Here, you will learn the Drift techniques to start you on the road to success.

LEVEL 1: IGNITION

The Prodrift Academy’s Level 1 Ignition course is the first step on the Road to Success to the exciting and high-octane world of drifting. Starting with the most important basic drift techniques, Level 1 Ignition has been designed to provide students with the essential techniques required to become a drifter. Course Content:  Handbrake Initiation, Counter steer, Throttle Balance, Full Corner Drift Course duration: 4 hours* Price: £279.00

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Birmingham Wheels Raceway: 

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LEVEL 2: INDUCTION

The Prodrift Academy’s Level 2 Induction course takes the skills our students have learned from Level 1, and builds on them focusing on precision and consistency. Level 2 incorporates weight transfer and transition control into our custom built courses and gives the student the ability to change direction during a drift. Course Content:  Full corner drift, transition, weight transfer Course duration: 4 hours* Price: £279.00

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Birmingham Wheels Raceway:

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Brands Hatch Circuit:

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LEVEL 3: EVOLUTION

Level 3 Evolution utilizes the skills learned throughout Level’s 1 and 2, and combines these in order to master the Level 3 course. Here we focus on one of the most important aspects of professional level drift competition, the racing line. Level 3 incorporates clipping points and speed control and gives the student the ability to place the car exactly where they want to on the drift course. Here students will be assessed on their driving level. A pass mark will be required in order to progress onto Level 4. Course Content:  Clipping points, Racing line, inertia Course duration: 4 hours* Price: £279.00

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Birmingham Wheels Raceway: 

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Brands Hatch Circuit:

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LEVEL 4: TRANSITION

At Level 4 on our Road to Success program, the student has progressed to achieve a level of drifting consistency on our custom-built courses. Level 4 is more technical and involves teaching students how to extend the drift with the use of the handbrake. Students will also learn the basics of how to approach an outside clipping point whilst controlling speed. Course Content:  wall rub, extend the drift, speed modulation Course duration: 4 hours* Price: £279.00

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Birmingham Wheels Raceway: 

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Brands Hatch Circuit:

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LEVEL 5: GRADUATION

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The final step on our Rookie program, at Level 5 students are now ready to learn the dynamics of a drift car. Here we go into drift car preparation and drift car set-up. Students will combine all the techniques learned from Level’s 1 through to 4 and will put these into practice on our graduation course where they will be assessed on a competitive level by our instructors. Here students will be assessed on their driving level. A pass mark will be required in order to progress onto the Semi Professional training program. Course Content:  graduation track, drift car dynamics Course duration: 4 hours* Price: £279.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit:

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DRIFT TRAINING – SEMI PRO

The Semi Professional program has been designed for students who want to enter the world of drift competition. Here, we will go into further detail on drift car set-up and what it takes to compete at a drift event.  

LEVEL 6

At Level 6 we will go into further detail on drift car preparation, focusing on competition drift car set up. Students will gain knowledge on everything from drift event formats to steering geometry in order to prepare them for a professional level event. Students will also learn competition specific techniques including initiating at speed, line correction and feint drift. Course Content: speed initiation, line correction, feint drift Duration: 4 hours* Price: £359.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit 

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LEVEL 7

Building on the knowledge gained at Level 6, Level 7 has been designed to prepare students for the next level of competition; twin drifting. Students will be taught how to switch direction whilst drifting at speed, control the front of the car with the use of the footbrake and control the throttle for maximum forward traction. Course info:  Speed transitions, Brake modulation, throttle adjustment Duration: 4 hours* Price: £359.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit 

If you wish to book onto our Semi Pro training levels you will need to contact us directly.

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LEVEL 8

Combining the knowledge and skills gained from Level’s 6 and 7, Level 8 will see students train on specially designed twin drifting course. Students will learn how to chase and drift with a pace car. Course info:  Twin drift practice course Duration: 4 hours* Price: £499.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit 

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DRIFT TRAINING – PROFESSIONAL

The Professional level is the final part of our Road to Success program. Students will learn the core attributes of professional drifting including driver management, driver presentation, sponsorship, team management etc. before a final track assessment at a professional race track. Here our students will be fully coached in every aspect of professional drift competition. Duration: 4 hours* Price: £999.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit 

If you wish to book onto our Professional training level you will need to contact us directly.

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Please note that stated course duration’s may vary dependent on student numbers on the day, at maximum capacity, courses will run to approximately 4 hours.
 **Please note that Level’s 4 to Professional can not be booked online.  For further information please call our office or email uk@prodriftacademy.com

 


 

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DRIFT TRAINING – INTENSIVE

 

ONE-TO-ONE

The one-to-one training program has been designed for beginners who want to benefit from a more intensive training session. Featuring Rookie Level’s 1 through to 3, students will receive a more personalized training program and will be enabled to progress at their own pace. Course Content: Level’s 1 to 3 of the Rookie Training Program Duration: 4 hours Price: £999.00

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Birmingham Wheels Raceway: 

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Brands Hatch Circuit:

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FAST TRACK

The fast-track course enables students to complete the Rookie (Level’s 1 to 5) training program over 2 consecutive days. This course is designed for students who want to learn at a fast pace and progress onto the Semi Professional training program quickly. Students will benefit from private training with a professional instructor over the two day course duration. Course Content: Level’s 1 to 5 of the Rookie Training Program Duration: Two 4 hour sessions over two days Price: £1500.00

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Birmingham Wheels Raceway: 

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Brands Hatch Circuit:

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GROUP TRAINING

Our group training course caters for a maximum of 5 students who have booked a group session together. The group will be assigned a car and an instructor for the course duration with each member rotating throughout the session. Course Content: Per level Duration: 4 hours Price: £999.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit 

If you wish to book a Group Training Session you will need to contact us directly.

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VIP

The VIP package involves the closing of the Academy to other bookings for a specific level of a client’s choosing. The package can be tailored to client’s needs and it caters for a maximum of 25 people. Course Content: per level Duration: 4 hours Price: £4,500.00

Venue: Birmingham Wheels Raceway, Brands Hatch Circuit 

If you wish to book a VIP Package you will need to contact us directly.

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For more information on the Intensive Training Program, please call our office or email us at uk@prodriftacademy.com