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Intensive Driving Courses In Helensburgh

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

For new drivers like yourself, learning to drive can be a nervous adventure and to drive yourself anywhere can be a dream come true. Whether you’re employed or in school. By doing an intensive driving course in Helensburgh, we can help you in your journey to passing your test in as little as 1 week.


Book with us today and start your driving journey. 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 Helensburgh...

    Establishing which course you need is vital to ensure you’re prepared for your driving test. If you’re unsure about which course is best for you, then here is a brief guide on what to look for, depending on your current circumstance. Below is a brief description of 3 levels and one of these will apply to you dependant on your current driving background. 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 nervous driver and don’t have any driving experience? 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 if you have limited time for these courses and you can 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 learners like yourself pick up where you left off so you can continue their driving journey and have the confidence you need when you are on wheels. 


    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 Helensburgh

    Helensburgh is based on the G84 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Helensburgh are other places/settlements such as Rosneath, Kilcreggan, Greenock, Cardross, Gourock, Port Glasgow, Alexandria, Renton, Garelochhead & Bonhill. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Helensburgh?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide driving courses in Ayr. We also do crash driving courses in Stoke-on-Trent & slightly further out in Derby too.

    More Information About Helensburgh...

    Helensburgh is a town within the Helensburgh and Lomond Area of Argyll and Bute Council. It lies on the north shore of the Firth of Clyde and has a population of 13,640 residents in the town. Historically, Helensburgh is popular for its annual events, with the local branch of the Round Table running an annual fireworks display on Guy Fawkes Night and hosting a Real Ale Festival.

    Helensburgh Factfile

    A quick overview of Helensburgh:

    County: Dunbartonshire

    Recognised For: Popular for its annual events, with the local branch of the Round Table running an annual fireworks display on Guy Fawkes Night and hosting a Real Ale Festival.

    Local Council: Kirklees

    Important Roads:

    1. A82 (Heading towards Arden)
    2. A83 (Heading towards Arrochar)
    3. A82 (Heading east towards the A811)

    Transport website: Helensburgh train website

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    Practical Test Centres Near Helensburgh

    Helensburgh does not have its own test centre. So when taking your driving test, you will be needing to travel to the nearby towns. There are test centres located in Greenock and Ayr too. There’s nothing to worry about, although they are far from Helensburgh, your instructor will take you to these places when it comes to your test.


    The goal with every intensive course is to make sure you’re test standard and are familiar with the area prior to taking your test!


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

    Theory Test Centres Near Helensburgh

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


    Helensburgh does not have its own theory test centre, 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 Greenock.


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

    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...

    Do you offer automatic tuition?

    Yes, we do. Automatic tuition is available in some areas only. Please get in touch with us or call us on 0800 112 3515 to see if we cover automatic tuition in your town/city.

    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!

    Do I need to pass my theory test before I book a course?

    We can help you book a course even without passing your theory. You can pass your theory test whilst you wait to start your course.

    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 note of this upon your booking with us!

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