Intensive Driving Courses In Ilford

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Learning to drive can be stressful! Do you panic about not passing your test? Do you have a nagging boss asking you for your licence? Whatever your circumstance, we understand!


Book now! Call one of our team members today and they will be happy to help you go through everything you need from the very start of your driving journey up to the end. Contact us on 0800 112 3515!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Ilford...

    You have to find out which course is best for you when deciding to do an intensive course. You will need to first work out where you’re at with your driving if you’re still unsure of what course is best for you. Below are some descriptions labelled as beginner, intermediate & experienced. Whether you need a beginner or refresher course, then we will have you covered. If you need us to recommend a course, then you can either use our course recommender quiz or call us on 0800 112 3515!


    BeginnerIf you have very little driving practice or you have never driven before, our Gold / Platinum courses are ideal for you. These courses are designed to make you confident and help you with preparing for the driving test as it helps you go over all of the driving topics there. We recommend you book early as it will give you more access to better start dates and timings.


    IntermediateIf you have some practice or had lessons a while ago, then you are almost there & ready to take a test. But a medium-sized course will help close the gap between where you’re currently at to becoming test standard.


    ExperiencedOur Bronze courses are best for experienced drivers. If you have failed a driving test and need a quick refresher course, then this is right for you. If you have lots of training and have not had much test training either, these courses are good to overview your driving and go over any bad habits. These courses will help you have confidence again in diving.

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    Areas Around Ilford

    Ilford is based on the IG1, IG2, IG3, IG4, IG5, IG6 postcodes and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Ilford are other places/settlements such as East Ham, Wanstead, Barking, West Ham, Snaresbrook, Beckton, Seven Kings, Barkingside, Bow & Leyton. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Ilford?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide driving courses in Barking, situated south of the town. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do fast pass driving courses in Dagenham & slightly further out in Romford too.

    More Information About Ilford...

    Ilford is a large town in east London. It lies south of Barking and north of Gants Hill and Barkingside and has a population of 168,168 residents in the town. Historically, Ilford is popular for a range of facilities including the LaValley VeloPark, Aquatics Centre and London Stadium. 

    Ilford Factfile

    A quick overview of Ilford:

    County: Greater London

    Recognised For: Popular for a range of facilities including the LaValley VeloPark, Aquatics Centre and London Stadium. 

    Local Council: Redbridge

    Important Roads:

    1. A12 (Heading towards Romford)
    2. A205 (Heading towards Woolwich)
    3. A127 (Heading south towards the A13)

    Transport website: Ilford train website

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    Practical Test Centres Near Ilford

    Passing your driving test will solely be down to how you do on your test. No course is guaranteed but throughout your course, you will gradually become better and better.


    Ilford has no local test centre itself. You will require to travel to other nearby test centres that would be situated in Sidcup & Croydon. Your driving instructor will take you to these centres prior to taking your test.


    Throughout your course, you will receive training in the town where your test is booked for and be prepared. If you need more information on different test centres, please also consider looking at our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Ilford

    Passing your theory test is important as you cannot book a practical without it. We include an online course that will help you understand and pass the theory test successfully. These will help you pass the theory test easily.


    For all our intensive driving courses in Ilford, learners like yourself will be able to access our free theory course included with all bookings. It’s a video-based theory course to help you become more confident with the theory test!


    Ilford does not have a test centre itself. The nearest test centre would be situated in Sidcup.

    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...

    Does my driving instructor take me to the test?

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

    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.

    Should I book early?

    Booking early is always better as you will have more choice of dates. The earlier you book, the more time you'll have to pass your theory & for us to secure you a good practical test date!

    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!