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Intensive Driving Courses In Orpington

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Are you seeking an intensive driving course in Orpington? Are you tired of getting the bus? Tired of waiting months to get on the road? Are your parents nagging you to get on the road? We take the “stress” out of all of our driving courses and make it easy for you to book and celebrate your pass quickly!


Book now! Go online here, and follow the steps (no more than 5 minutes). You can also call 0800 112 3515 to chat with a friendly team member and book your course on the phone!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Orpington...

    All of our crash driving courses in Addlestone ranging from 10 to 45 hours in duration. This means we can cater for all people’s needs, wants and wishes. Your driving lessons will commence from your house, and all our courses include our online theory course which helps you study for your theory test. Below are the 3 descriptions to give you a brief understanding of which course is suitable for you. If you need us to recommend a course, visit our course recommender quiz or call us on 0800 112 3515!


    BeginnerYou may need to look at our Platinum / Gold courses if you have very little experience driving a car. These courses are designed to help you cover all of the driving topics and go from the very beginning of your course to the end of your journey. These courses will usually last over 2 weeks. You can pass your test in just weeks, not months. Kindly book in advance so you can secure more preferable test dates!


    IntermediateIf you feel you are ready to take a test, then book our Silver courses as this medium-sized course will serve as your tool to closing the gap between where you’re currently at with your driving to becoming test standard. If you have some practice or had lessons a while ago, our Silver courses suit you best.


    ExperiencedOur Bronze courses are curated to make all learner drivers test standard before they go to test. So if you have driven abroad and need to transfer to a UK licence or do you need to pass your driving test as you have one booked, these courses are best for you. Talk to one of our friendly members for more information. No matter what your situation is, we can help.

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    Areas Around Orpington

    Orpington is based on the BR5, BR6 postcodes and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Orpington are other places/settlements such as Biggin Hill, Sevenoaks, Chelsfield, Knockholt, Farnborough, Keston, Pratts Bottom, Petts Wood, Elmstead and New Eltham. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Orpington?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide driving courses in Sidcup. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do fast pass driving courses in Croydon & slightly further out in Horley too.

    More Information About Orpington...

    Orpington is a town and area in southeast London. It lies southeast of Charing Cross and has a population of over 90,000 residents in the town. Historically, Orpington was popular for the “Buff”, “Black” and “Speckled” chickens bred locally in the 1890s by William Cook.

    Orpington Factfile

    A quick overview of Orpington:

    County: Kent

    Recognised For: Popular for the “Buff”, “Black” and “Speckled” chickens bred locally in the 1890s by William Cook.

    Local Council: Bromley

    Important Roads:

    1. A232 (Heading towards Locksbottom)
    2. A20 (Heading towards New Eltham)
    3. A21 (Heading south towards the A233)

    Transport website: Orpington bus timetable

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    Practical Test Centres Near Orpington

    LPOD Academy is aiming to help learners to become test standard and be familiar with the area prior to taking their driving test.


    As Orpington does not have a practical test centre itself, taking the test will require you to travel to other nearby centres that would be situated in Sidcup and Morden. Our driving instructors will take you to these centres prior to taking your test.


    All our intensive driving courses are designed to give our learner drivers the very best start to life on the road. If you need more information on different test centres, you may visit our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Orpington

    Your theory test is as important as your practical. Booking a practical test is impossible until you’ve passed your theory test. As part of our intensive driving courses, we will accept you whether you passed your theory or not. We have included an online course that will give you better chances of passing your theory test easily.


    Orpington does not have its own theory test centre, this will require you to travel to the nearest test centre located in Sidcup.


    We also offer a free retest if you don’t pass the first time, this is featured in all our driving courses above 20 hours.

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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...

    How Do I Choose The Best Course For Me?

    All our courses are designed around 47 hours being the average a learner would need. We take into consideration your previous driving experience and then recommend the difference. Of course, there are many factors that contribute to each recommendation.

    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!

    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 not of this upon your booking with us!

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