Intensive Driving Courses In Consett

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Are you tired of depending on someone to take you out? Are you tired of waiting for the bus to get to your office? Then you just found the right answer. LPOD Academy has all that it takes to help you have your licence in just weeks of training.


Book your crash course in Consett today and start your driving journey. Reach 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 Consett...

    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. To give you more understanding about our courses, The 3 descriptions below can help you understand the courses that you may want to choose. If you’re still unsure, you can phone us on 0800 112 3515 or browse through our course recommender quiz for more information!


    BeginnerIf you are just about to start your driving journey, you may look at our Gold / Platinum courses. These courses are ranging from 35 – 50 hours. These are suited for beginner 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, you may want to continue your driving journey by booking our Silver Courses. These 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 Consett

    Consett is based on the DH8 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Consett are other places/settlements such as Shotley Bridge, Medomsley Edge, Knitsley, East Law, Allensford, Castleside, Maiden Law, Iveston, Lanchester & Rowley. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Consett?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide intensive driving courses in Stanley. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do crash driving courses in Durham & slightly further out in Chester-le-Street too.

    More Information About Consett...

    Consett is a town in County Durham. It lies north-west of the county and has a population of 27,394 residents in the town. Historically, Consett was known as one of the world’s most prominent steel-making towns, manufacturing the steel for Blackpool Tower and some of the UK’s nuclear submarines.

    Consett Factfile

    A quick overview of Consett:

    County: County Durham

    Recognised For: Consett became one of the world’s most prominent steel-making towns, manufacturing the steel for Blackpool Tower and some of the UK’s nuclear submarines.

    Local Council: Durham

    Important Roads: 

    1. A692 (Heading towards Leadgate)
    2. A68 (Heading towards West Butsfield)
    3. A69 (Heading north towards the A694)

    Transport website: Consett bus timetable

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    1. Find Consett on a map
    2. Weather in Consett
    3. Consett history

    Practical Test Centres Near Consett

    Consett 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 Sunderland and Northallerton where you can take your test. Your instructor will take you to these places when it comes to your test.


    At the end of every intensive course, all learners will be test-standard and a confident driver! If you need more information on different test centres, please also consider looking at our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Consett

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


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


    With all our intensive driving courses in Consett, we don’t mind if you have not passed your theory yet. We like to take on learners who have not got their 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 can start I the course?

    You can start the course in no less than 4 weeks. We may be able to offer an earlier start date on some occasions. 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 have anxiety. 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.

    Does 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.

    Do you allow breaks during the training?

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

    I am dyslexic. Can you help me with my theory?

    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.