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Intensive Driving Courses Manchester

One Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Learning to drive has always been a long, slow process that usually takes months & months to achieve. But with demands of modern-day life requiring individuals to act fast, getting a licence quickly has never been so important for so many learners who need this enhance their prospects.


Intensives provide you with the opportunity to learn everything you need to know to pass the test & give you the skills that make you a safe competent driver. We will help you through every aspect of learning to drive, from applying to your provisional to you passing your test first time.


Reasons To Book With Us:


✅ We book & manage your theory test & practical tests!

✅ We source earlier test appointments on your behalf!

✅ Our courses are very flexible. You’re in control!

✅ Study with our flagship 12 hour-long Theory Course (There is nothing like it on the market)!

✅ All courses above 15 hours feature a free retest!

✅ No hidden fees for car hire for the test!

✅ High profile individuals like Izzie Gibbs passed with us!








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    We can help guide you through the booking process. We will discuss everything from your driving background to booking your test!

    Driving On The Roads In Manchester

    Manchester is a large city with a population of 550,000 people. Famous for it’s football clubs – Manchester United, and Manchester City! There are many types of roads, dual carriageways and  rural areas in Manchester. You will learn to drive on many streets, high streets and urban areas during your course. Our driving instructor in Manchester will take you round a quiet road and teach you the basics. They will slowly progress you onto more challenging roads and junctions to make you a more experienced driver. When learning to drive in Manchester it is really important to get out of town and experience unfamiliar areas. Such areas you may visit may include Stockport, Oldham and Rochdale.


    Manchester is full of many suburbs and you will drive through all sorts of urban environments to get that all needed practice. Within the Manchester area, you will come across other towns like Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne and Altrincham also. Your intensive driving course in Manchester will also go through local villages and country lanes to practice rural driving. You may pass through places like Carrington, Partington, Urmston, Bramhall, Hazel Grove, High Lane, Disley and Mossley, Farnworth, Middleton, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Chadderton, Leigh, Glazebury, Romiley, Whitefield, Prestwich, Springhead, Shaw, Royton, Wythenshaw.


    When learning to drive in Manchester it is important to learn the skills necessary to become a safe and competent driver. There are plenty of motorways, dual-carriageways, single carriageways and residential streets for you to practise on. The M60 motorway circles Manchester giving easy access around the city. You will practise a lot of emerging, anticipating other road users and changing lanes when on high-speed roads.

    Towards the end of your intensive driving course in Manchester, your driving instructor will conduct some training within the test centre area. Of course, there are many driving test centres in Manchester, all in which have their own driving test routes – however, to help you we have filmed some routes on our youtube channel using commentary driving. Go check them out to learn a new strategy when it comes to keeping your mind focused and the driving test nerves at bay!

    Driving Courses In Manchester With LPOD Academy

    Whether you’re experienced or new to driving, we have catered to all learners by offering various course packages. Our courses span from 10 – 50 hours making it easy to decide which course is best for you! We also include relevant tests such as theory and practical tests alongside the course hours. We can manage your test booking so you don’t have to. We book your driving test for the end of your intensive driving course in Manchester. Your remaining driving lessons will be used for your driving test.


    All of our one-week intensive driving courses in Manchester are carried out by approved driving instructors who are local to the area. Their knowledge of Manchester alone will help you become a better driver as they will advise you on certain areas of where there are difficult situations.

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    Semi-intensive driving courses Manchester

    If you cannot find the time to do one of our one-week driving courses in Manchester, a semi-intensive driving course may be better suited for you. Instead of learning over the typical 1 – 2 week period, you will spread your course over a longer time period like 3 – 5 weeks with shorter training sessions and training days per week.


    These courses are great – as you are still able to pass your driving test quickly, but they can be ueful for the more nervous driver.  The other benefits of a semi-intensive driving course in Manchester are that you can allow more time to do your theory test and it gives us more chances to secure a perfect driving test for the end of your intensive driving course!

    Are Crash Courses in Manchester Guaranteed?

    The result of your practical test appointment is down to how you perform on the day. We cannot guarantee you will pass your crash course in Manchester the first time, but we do prepare you in the most efficient way possible and give you the tools to help you succeed. As per all our courses, we have a free re-test on all course bookings. This is for added security and peace of mind! We firmly believe, that nerves play a large part in the preparation and outcome of a practical test. You can listen to our podcast show – The Swan & Soto show for driving test tips, how to combat nerves, and what to expect on the day!


    We will rebook you another (theory or practical) test at your local centre for you to attempt again. To help with your theory, we have created a theory video course for all learners who book a course with us (worth £25). It is a 12-hour long theory programme to help you understand all 14 theory topics and become confident answering questions and passing the hazard perception.

    Operating Hours

    Monday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Tuesday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Wednesday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Thursday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Friday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Sunday Closed

    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 booking your test!

    Frequently Asked Questions...

    How much are your courses?

    Our courses vary in cost. This is due to many factors. What course you pick, where you live, what transmission you choose and what tests you need. You can get an instant quote online on our booking page.

    Do you offer one-week driving courses?

    Yes. Our courses can be done over 1-2 weeks depending on which course you pick. We are flexible so can arrange your course over a slightly longer time frame if necessary.

    Do you offer home pick up?

    Yes. We cover 99% of the UK. Sometimes if you live in a remote area we may need to arrange your course in the nearest town. But this is rare.

    What intensive driving course is best for me?

    This depends on your previous experience. The DVSA state that the average person will need about 47 hours of tuition and 22 hours of private practice. Of course, everyone is different we will gauge through an in-depth Q&A what course will be suitable for you.

    How do the courses run?

    Typically we start on a monday and run through towards the test day. Each course is designed to cater flexibility and are unique to each individual. Training sessions can be between 3-6 hours daily!

    I am nervous can you help me?

    Yes. Lot's of drivers suffer with nerves, anxiety and panic attacks. Our instructors have years of experience dealing with students and are NOT new to the industry!

    How can I Book a course?

    This is easy. ONline or call 0800 112 3515!

    Nearest Driving Test Centre:

    Driving Standards Agency
    Unit 11
    Christie Park
    West Didsbury
    Greater Manchester
    M21 7QY

    Toilet Facilities: Yes

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