Intensive Driving Courses In Barry

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

We understand the desire to get driving is massive, whether you’re in school or employed. Book an intensive driving course in Barry. We can take you from a beginner to passing your test in as little as 1 week.


Start your driving journey today by booking with us. Call us on 0800 112 3515 and we will be happy to help you get your driver’s licence!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Barry...

    Not sure which course is best for you? We have plenty of course packages that range from beginner to experienced levels. Below, is a brief description of which level you may be at. As you read these descriptions, you will have an idea of which course is best for you. If you’re still unsure, kindly phone one of our friendly team members on 0800 112 3515 or visit our course recommender quiz here.


    BeginnerIf you’re starting from the very start with driving then, our Gold / Platinum courses will be best for you! Our beginner courses will cover every aspect of the driving test sheet and also help you become a safe driver. These courses can also include the theory & practical tests too, so you can prepare for your theory before you start your intensive course, and then we can secure you an ideal test date for the end of your course. Booking early will give you more access to better start dates and timings.


    IntermediateIf you’re part trained or have done some driving lessons years ago, our Silver intensive courses are right for you. It will help you get on the road sooner. These courses will help you cover all of the driving topics you have struggled with and have not covered, so you have the best possible chance of passing the test on the first go! Book a silver course today and get on the road soon.


    ExperiencedOur Bronze courses are most suitable for experienced drivers. If you need a quick refresher course because for some reason you have failed your driving test, these courses will help crack on with your test. If you have lots of training and not had much test training either, these courses are good to overview your driving and go over areas of weakness prior to your driving test.

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    Areas Around Barry

    Barry is based on the CF62, CF63 postcode, and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Barry are other places/settlements such as Wenvoe, Rhoose, Penarth, Cardiff, Pentyrch, Llanharry, Brynna, Pencoed, Abertridwr & Weston-super-mare. Home pick-up could be possible if you’re based in these areas too. Please enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Barry?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide intensive driving lessons in Cardiff. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do crash driving courses in Taunton & slightly further out in Axminster too.

    More Information About Barry...

    Barry is a town in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. It lies on the north coast of the Bristol Channel south-southwest of Cardiff and has a population of 54,673 residents in the town. Historically, Barry was known as the largest coal port in the world in 1913.


    Barry is also well known for its significant development of Barry Docks.

    Barry Factfile

    A quick overview of Barry:

    County: South Glamorgan

    Recognised For: Barry was known as the largest coal port in the world in 1913.

    Local Council: Vale of Glamorgan

    Important Roads:

    1. A4232 (Heading towards Drope)
    2. A470 (Heading towards Pontypridd)
    3. A4161 (Heading north towards the A48)

    Transport website: Barry bus timetable

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    2. Weather in Barry
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    Practical Test Centres Near Barry

    When taking your driving test, Barry has a test centre itself so it will not require you to travel to the nearby test centres to take your driving test. However, you are more than welcome if you wish to take your test to the nearby test centres that would be situated in Cardiff and Bridgend. Although they are far from Barry, your instructor will take you to these places when it comes to your test.


    When doing your intensive course, the goal isn’t about the test, the aim is to make you a safe and confident driver and the test is there to only test your ability. If you need more information on different test centres, please also consider looking at our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Barry

    Passing your theory test is important as you cannot book a practical test without it. We include an online course that will help you understand and pass the theory test successfully. These will help you pass the theory test easily.


    Passing the theory test is vital when organising an intensive so we put lots of emphases too. You will receive training in the town where your test is booked for and be prepared throughout your course.


    Barry does not have a theory test centre itself. The nearest theory test centre would be situated in Cardiff.

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    We can help guide you through the booking process. We will discuss everything from your driving background to book your test!

    Frequently Asked Questions...

    How Do I Choose The Best Course For Me?

    All our courses are designed around 47 hours being the average a learner would need. We take into consideration your previous driving experience and then recommend the difference. Of course, there are many factors that contribute to each recommendation.

    Is home pickup provided?

    Yes, home pickup is provided with all courses. If you're based in a rural area, it's best to give us a call or drop us an email to see if home pickup is possible!

    Should I book early?

    Booking early is always better as you will have more choice of dates. The earlier you book, the more time you'll have to pass your theory & for us to secure you a good practical test date!

    Can I pass my theory with you?

    Absolutely! If you need to include & do your theory as part of your intensive course, then we can add this to your booking.

    Do you allow breaks in your courses?

    Yes, breaks will be given roughly at the halfway point of training sessions. If you prefer to not have any breaks, then we can make a not of this upon your booking with us!

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