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Intensive Driving Courses Northampton

One Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Stop using unreliable buses and get yourself on the road this year by booking an intensive driving course in Northampton with a company that cares. It doesn’t matter if you are completely new to driving or have had previous experience with another driving school in Northampton, we take you from being a nervous driver to a ready, confident driver ready to take on the roads in the UK!


Our course programme helps you understand which amount of hours you need. You can book it by paying a deposit and then we take care of the rest! We are the intensive driving course specialists in Northampton! Here are some of the benefits of doing a driving course in Northampton.


  • FREE online theory training course (tutored online via Facebook live)
  • FREE re-test on all course tests (theory + practical)
  • High Pass Rate 86% 2018
  • Youtube channel – driving test routes, lesson tutorials + interviews
  • Great reviews
  • Great customer service
  • Courses from 10 hours to 45 hours


Booking an intensive driving course with LPOD Academy will give you a headstart when it comes to passing your driving test on the first attempt! We are the specialists after all! Trust us with your perfect course, and join 1000’s of other students who have also joined us and are now on the road enjoying life!








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!

Driving On The Roads In Northampton

Northampton is a large town with a population of 225,000 residents. The town is one of the largest towns in Europe. Learning to drive in Northampton will certainly be challenging, varied and full of roundabouts. You’ll get to experience a lot of dual-carriageway driving as the A45 runs from the south to the north-east of the town towards Wellingborough.


With other nearby towns, Northampton is the main town in Northamptonshire and acts as the centre for all retail, commercial and political for the county. Sometimes, you may have to go outside of Northampton because of more experience, different test centre to places like Wellingborough, Kettering & Daventry.


Driving around in the local villages is also key to getting a good learning experience. You’ll visit places such as Lower Harlestone, Chapel Brampton, Brixworth, Boughton, Moulton, Overstone, Sywell, Mears Ashby, Ecton, Little Houghton, Hardingstone, Great Houghton, Preston Deanery, Quinton, Roade, Milton Malsor, Blisworth, Gayton, Rothersthorpe, Bugbrooke, Nether Heyford, Kislingbury and Harpole.


Once you approach the final stages of your course, you’ll start learning the local routes around Northampton test centre.

Driving Courses In Northampton With LPOD Academy

Our intensive driving courses Northampton are becoming more and more popular as more learner drivers are opting for ‘crash driving courses’ or ‘one-week driving courses’ to get their driver’s licence. With the ever-increasing amount of driving instructors also, learning to drive in one or two weeks is becoming favoured against pay-and-go driving lessons.


With busy jobs, college commitments and family time, the driver training industry are changing! You can book one of our courses to fit around your school holidays, Christmas and Easter break or learn over the summer months whilst you are home from University.

Taking A Driving Test In Northampton

You will prepare for your driving test in Northampton in no way like before. Unlike other driving schools, we reserve the last portion of your course for preparation for your practical test. These last few hours are vital to understanding which topics you need to pay particular attention too, to give you the best overall chance of passing on your first attempt. There are many routes in Northampton, you can visit our Northampton driving test routes on our youtube channel here. Some of the key areas to train are:

  1. Kings Heath roundabout
  2. Moulton Park
  3. Sixfields roundabouts (especially the right turns)
  4. Bedford road (slip road towards town centre)
  5. Kingsthorpe (heading out towards Chapel Brampton)
  6. Harpole slip road (coming out of the village)
  7. Queen Eleanor roundabout
  8. Bus lanes St James/town centre
  9. Harborough road heading towards University Northampton (park campus)
  10. Crossroads at Cock hotel (turning right)


Your test will be booked in Northampton, Gladstone industrial estate. You’ll learn the local test routes in and around Northampton. With tests now focusing more and more on the use of sat nav technology, your driving instructor will include a sat nav within their car as well! Join 1000’s of other people who have trusted LPOD Academy with their intensive driving course in Northampton, and all over the UK!

Nearest Driving Test Centre:

Driving Standards Agency

Gladstone Business Centre
Gladstone Road

Toilet Facilities: Yes

Tests Provided: Car, Approved Driving Instructor Part 2 & Approved Driving Instructor Part 3

Candidate Parking: Yes

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 do your courses cost?

Our courses vary in cost. Please visit our booking page for an instant quote. Price depends on many factors. This includes location, course chosen, tests included, the transmission of course.

Are intensive driving courses really worth it?

We believe so! Of course, we are biased - but, intensive driving courses are becoming more and more demanding than ever before. The Millenials want to get passed quick. Life demands quick passing - that is why our company exists. There really is no need to drag learning out over months and months

I can't pass my theory test can you help me?

Yes of course we can. Unlike other companies we have developed our own in-house online theory training course, and we have helped over 8000 people pass their theory test the first time. Our online course has a 91% pass rate. This course comes free as part of your intensive driving course booking.

How many hours a day will I be training?

Most courses have done 3-6 hours of training a day. However, courses are flexible please call 0800 112 3515 if you need assistance with any special requirements.

Can I choose where I have my test?

Yes. We always aim to match you with your preferred test centre. However, there are other things to consider. Test centre waiting times, where your driving instructor covers, etc. We will advise you if we don't believe we can do your driving test at your preferred test centre.

Do you offer automatic courses?

Yes. We do. Automatic tuition is growing faster in the UK. More and more driving instructors are swapping their manual for EV. Please call 0800 112 3515 to see if we cover automatic in your area.

When can I start my course?

We usually advise a minimum of 3 weeks. Our bronze courses are easier to arrange than our silver or gold packages. For longer courses, we do recommend ideally 5-6 weeks ahead. However, we do get earlier slots so please call 0800 112 3515 to see if we can start your course sooner.

I want to book my course in advance, is this possible?

Of course. We accept bookings for up to 12 months ahead. The more time we have to arrange your course the better.

Where To Find Us

LPOD Academy Northampton, Artizan Rd,



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
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