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Intensive Driving Courses In Harlesden

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Being able to drive yourself anywhere can be a dream come true. Whether you’re in school or employed, we understand the desire to get driving is massive. By doing an intensive driving course in Harlesden, we can take you from a beginner to passing in as little as 1 week.


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








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Harlesden...

    Are you unsure what course to take when deciding to do an intensive course? When deciding to do an intensive course, you have to find out which course is best for you. You will need to first work out where you’re at with your driving if you’re unsure of what course is best for you. Below are some descriptions labelled as beginner, intermediate & experienced. Contact us on 0800 112 3515 and we will be more than happy to advise on our course packages. You may also use our course recommender quiz to know more about the different courses.


    BeginnerIf you’re turning 17 soon and you have very little driving practice or have never driven a car before, you may look at our Gold / Platinum range of courses. Beginner courses are suitable for the new candidate who is keen to start off on the right path of driving. If you need to book time off or have limited time for these courses, then booking in advance is better as you can secure more preferable dates!


    IntermediateAre you frustated because you’ve been driving on and off lately? Our Silver intensive courses may be best for you. These courses are designed to help you catch up to where you are currently at and help you continue your driving journey to the very end. We will help you go over the all-important driving test sheet to have a better chance of passing your test.


    ExperiencedHave you driven abroad and need to transfer to a UK licence or do you need to pass your driving test as you have one booked? No matter what your situation is, we can help. Our Bronze courses are curated to make all learner drivers test standard before they go to test. We can book in the hours around your schedule and book your practical test for the end of your course too.

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    Areas Around Harlesden

    Harlesden is based on the NW10 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Harlesden are other places/settlements such as Willesden, Brent, Wembley, Acton, Hammersmith, Golders Green, Hampstead, Chiswick, Ealing & Brentford. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Harlesden?

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

    More Information About Harlesden...

    Harrow is a large town in Greater London. It lies northwest of Charing Cross and south of Watford and has a population of over 149,000 residents in the town. Historically, Harrow is well-known for its prestigious Harrow School for Boys. It also has sports two shopping centres at the heart of the town.

    Harlesden Factfile

    A quick overview of Harrow:

    County: Middlesex

    Recognised For: Well-known for its prestigious Harrow School for Boys. It also has sports two shopping centres at the heart of the town.

    Local Council: Harrow

    Important Roads:

    1. A404 (Heading towards North Harrow)
    2. A4005 (Heading towards Wembley)
    3. A4 (Heading east towards the A5205)

    Transport website: Harrow bus timetable

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

    Practical Test Centres Near Harlesden

    When taking your driving test, Harrow has no test centre and it will require you to travel to other nearby test centres such as Watford and Slough. Although they are far from Harrow, 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 Harlesden

    Harrow has no test centre itself, this will require you to travel o the nearest test centres including Slough. 


    Taking a theory test is very important as you cannot book a practical until it has been passed. With all our intensive courses, 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.


    All driving courses above 20 hours will feature a free retest if you don’t pass the first time!

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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...

    Do you advise booking early?

    The earlier, the better. When you book early, you can choose better dates that work for you. It also gives us better chances of finding you the ideal test date.

    Are there any breaks in the training?

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

    What happens if I fail my driving test?

    If you failed your test, the first thing we will do is rebook you a test. We will book you another test asap depending on your booking. Your driving instructor will assess how many extra lessons you will need prior to taking your next test.

    Once I have completed my course, is my deposit refundable?

    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.

    What happens if my course is affected by a pandemic or something similar?

    This will depend on the nature of what’s affecting your course. If such things were to happen, we will always have material on our website that will explain the process.