Intensive Driving Courses In Dumfries

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Are you looking for an intensive driving course in Dumfries? Are you tired of waiting for buses and getting frustrated? Whatever your reasons are, we understand! If you’re keen to pass your driving test, look no further! Arrange your intensive driving lessons with LPOD Academy.


Start your driving journey today by booking with us and we’ll help you get your driver’s licence real quick!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Dumfries...

    We believe that all learners are at different stages in their driving progress. LPOD Academy is here to guide choosing the right course for you. Whether you are a new learner, a semi-skilled learner, or you have failed a test before, we believe in welcoming all! Below are the 3 descriptions to give you a brief understanding of which course is suitable for you. If you need us to recommend a course, then you can either use our course recommender quiz or call us on 0800 112 3515!


    BeginnerAre you a keen learner who wants to get your licence but don’t have any driving experience? Are you a nervous driver? Then our Platinum / Gold courses are best for you if you have no experience in driving a car. These courses are designed to help you cover all of the driving topics and help you become a test standard and will help boost your confidence on the wheel. Book now as it is better to book early to secure more preferable dates!


    IntermediateOur Silver courses are suited for learners who have had some practice or lessons a while ago. These intermediate courses are designed to help you pick up where you left off so you can continue your driving journey. 


    ExperiencedFor experienced drivers, you usually need our Bronze courses. If you have failed your driving test recently and need an assessment of your current driving ability, then these courses will be best for you. These courses are intended to overview your driving and go over any bad habits prior to your driving test.

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    Areas Around Dumfries

    Dumfries is based on the DG1, DG2 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Dumfries are other places/settlements such as Locharbriggs, Lochmaben, Lockerbie, Ecclefechan, Annan, Eaglesfield, Thornhill, Dalbeattie, Moffat & Castle Douglas. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Dumfries?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide intensive driving courses in Annan. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do crash driving courses in Carlisle & slightly further out in Ayr too.

    More Information About Dumfries...

    Dumfries is a market town within the Dumfries and Galloway . It has a population of 48,229 residents in the town. Historically, Dumfries is well known as ‘the Queen of the South’. It is famous for its connection with Scotland’s National Bard Robert Burns.

    Dumfries Factfile

    A quick overview of Dumfries:

    County: Dumfriesshire

    Recognised For: Well known as ‘the Queen of the South’. It is famous for its connection with Scotland’s National Bard Robert Burns.

    Local Council: Dumfriesshire

    Important Roads:

    1. A711 (Heading towards Cargenbridge)
    2. A75 (Heading towards Collin)
    3. A780 (Heading west towards the A756)

    Transport website: Dumfries bus timetable

    Extra Links:

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

    Practical Test Centres Near Dumfries

    Dumfries has its own test centre itself. So when taking your driving test, you will not need to travel to the nearby town. You are still welcome to visit the nearby test centres in town. There are test centres located in Workington and Carlisle too. There’s nothing to worry about, although they are far from Dumfries, your instructor will take you to these places when it comes to your test.


    You can browse through our practical test centres index page if you need more information on different test centres.

    Theory Test Centres Near Dumfries

    Booking a practical test is impossible until you’ve passed your theory test. So theory test is as important as the practical.


    Dumfries has its own theory test centre itself, this will require you to travel to the nearby test centres if you plan to take your theory test. You may travel to the nearest test centre in your place that would be situated in Workington.


    If you don’t pass the first time, there’s a free retest featured in all our driving courses above 20 hours.

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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...

    Can you help me with my theory? I’m dyslexic.

    Don’t worry. We provide an online theory course that will help you pass your theory test. We use video & audio training to make it easier for you to understand.

    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.

    Can I get a refund of my deposit once I completed the course?

    The deposit is part of the whole course cost. We will be able to arrange if you wanted to cancel outside of the course cancellation conditions.

    How much are intensive driving courses?

    Our courses vary in price. There are many factors to consider when it comes to our courses. Your location, the course in question and if you need automatic or manual. If you go to our booking page you will be able to get an instant quote and check all prices.

    Do you offer theory training?

    Yes. We have our own online theory training course which will help you pass the first time. This is FREE to all course candidates or can be purchased separately for a small fee.