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Intensive Driving Courses In Clarkston

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Are you thinking of traveling in your own car anytime and anywhere you want? Then, a driver’s licence is the first thing you need to work out. Here at LPOD Academy, we will help you pass your driving test and obtain your licence in a span of a week.


Start your driving journey by booking an intensive driving course in Clarkston today. Feel free to call us on 0800 112 3515 and we’ll be happy to help you get on the road confidently!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Clarkston...

    When booking a driving course, it’s very important to make sure you know what course suits you best. We believe all learners are at different stages in their driving progress. That’s why LPOD Academy will be here to guide choosing the right course for you depending on the level of where you’re at with your driving. Here are the 3 descriptions you may want to read, or you can phone us on 0800 112 3515 or browse through our course recommender quiz for more information!


    BeginnerIf you are planning to start off with your driving journey, you may look at our Gold / Platinum courses. These courses which are ranging from 35 to 50 hours are designed for beginners. These are suited for learners who have very little driving practice, or even those who have never driven before. 


    IntermediateIf you stopped your driving practice before for some reason, we have Silver Courses to help you continue your driving journey. These intermediate courses will help you discover all the driving techniques and go over that all-important driving test sheet!


    ExperiencedHave you recently failed your test and looking for a course to assess your current driving ability? Then our Bronze courses will suit you best. These courses will help you keep the momentum going especially if you have failed a test. Your driving instructor will help you become the best version of yourself for your test.

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    Areas Around Clarkston

    Clarkston is based on the G76 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Clarkston are other places/settlements such as Thorntonhall, Jackton, Waterfoot, Newton Mearns, Loganswell, Giffnock, Eaglesham, Millhall, Auldhouse & Lochgoyn. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Clarkston?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide intensive driving lessons in Ayr. We also do driving courses in Fulwood .

    More Information About Clarkston...

    Clarkston is a suburban town in East Renfrewshire. It lies on the southern fringe of Greater Glasgow and has a population of 9,860 residents in the town. Historically, the town is known for the Clarkston explosion, which killed 22 people and injured around 100. Then later, the building was rebuilt and a plaque on the site commemorates the event.

    Clarkston Factfile

    A quick overview of Clarkston:

    County: Clarkston

    Recognised For: Known for the Clarkston explosion, which killed 22 people and injured around 100. Then later, the building was rebuilt and a plaque on the site commemorates the event.

    Local Council: East Renfrewshire

    Important Roads:

    1. A726 (Heading towards Newton Mearns)
    2. A737 (Heading towards Linwood)
    3. A739 (Heading east towards the A74)

    Transport website: Clarkston train website

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    2. Weather in Clarkston
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    Practical Test Centres Near Clarkston

    Clarkston does not have its own test centre. So when taking your driving test, you will require travel to the nearby town. There are test centres located in Stirling and Ayr where you can take your test. Although they are far from your town in Clarkston, your instructor will take you to these places when it comes to your test


    If you need more information on different test centres please feel free to browse through our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Clarkston

    Clarkston does not have its own theory test centre, this will require you to travel to the nearest test centre that would be situated in Stirling.


    Booking a practical is impossible until you’ve passed your theory test, that’s why taking a theory test is very important.


    With all our intensive driving courses, we don’t mind if you have not passed your theory yet, we will help you pass your theory as we believe it’s just as important as the practical test

    Take The Next Step & Discuss Your Requirements With A Team Member...

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

    Frequently Asked Questions...

    When is the best time to start the course?

    We advise starting in no less than 4 weeks. On some occasions, we may be able to offer earlier start date. The shorter the course the earlier we may be able to start. If you have not got your theory we advise a month so we can have enough time to plan everything from passing your theory test so we can source a test date for you.

    I am nervous can you help me?

    Yes. We help all kinds of learner drivers with nerves, anxiety. Please call 0800 112 3515 to see how we can help you today.

    Will my driving instructors take me to my test centre?

    Absolutely. Our driving instructor will take your driving test. You are more than welcome if you wish to take your own car to test.

    During the training, do you allow breaks?

    Your driving instructor will keep an eye on your progress at all times. Fortunately, breaks are part of the training too!

    I struggle with my theory because I am dyslexic. Can you help?

    We have a 12-hour online course that will help you pass your driving theory test. It has been designed for people who prefer to learn by watching videos and who may take the test in audio.