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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!


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. Give us a call on 0800 112 3515 today!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Skelmersdale...

    All learners are at different stages in their driving progress. That’s why you need to find experts to guide you in choosing the right course for you in the beginning so you can maximise the best chances of passing the first time. To give you a brief understanding of which course is suitable for you, you may read these 3 descriptions of the courses we offer. To know more, give us a call on 0800 112 3515 or you can browse through our course recommender quiz to recommend the best package for you!


    BeginnerOur Gold / Platinum will be best for you if you’re turning 17 soon and you have very little driving practice, or even have never driven a car before. We have a range of courses which are suitable for a new candidate like yourself who is keen to start off on the right path of driving. If you need to book time off or have limited time for these courses, to secure more preferable dates, we advise booking in advance.


    IntermediateYou are almost there & ready to take a test if you have some practice or had lessons a while ago. You can book our Silver courses to help close the gap between where you’re currently at to becoming test standard. These medium courses will give you confidence in driving a car.


    ExperiencedYou can look at our Bronze courses if you have failed a driving test and need a quick refresher course. If you have driving experience before or you need lots of training and not had much test training either, these courses are good to overview your driving. It will help go over any bad habits and areas of weakness prior to your driving test.

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    Areas Around Skelmersdale

    Skelmersdale is based on the WN8 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Skelmersdale are other places/settlements such as Roby Mill, Westhead, Lathom, Bickerstaffe, Scholes, Crawford, Up Holland, Orrell, Appley Bridge & Parbold. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Skelmersdale?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide intensive driving courses in Wigan, situated southwest of the town. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do crash driving courses in Ormskirk & slightly further out in Burscough too.

    More Information About Skelmersdale...

    Skelmersdale is a small town in Lancashire. It has a population of 38,813 residents in the town. Historically, Skelmersdale was given importance as a colliery village as coal mining continue to expand in the early 19th century.


    As Skelmersdale owing its coal mines and brickwork, the town was described as “a particularly bare, unpleasing district”.

    Skelmersdale Factfile

    A quick overview of Skelmersdale:

    County: Lancashire

    Recognised For: as “A particularly bare, unpleasing district”.

    Local Council: West Lancashire

    Important Roads:

    1. A5209 (Heading towards Newburg)
    2. A577 (Heading towards Pemberton)
    3. A577 (Heading north towards the A49)

    Transport website: Skelmersdale bus timetable

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    Practical Test Centres Near Skelmersdale

    Taking a driving test will require traveling to St Helens or Preston test centres. Although these are far from your home town of Skelmersdale, all our courses will include the instructor taking you to your practical test at these centres!


    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! If you need more information on different test centres, please also consider looking at our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Skelmersdale

    Passing your theory test is the first step in everyone’s learning journey. Without it, taking a practical test is impossible. We put as much emphasis on the theory as we do the practical. Typically, a learner will purchase a theory guide or download a theory app and that would be enough. But sometimes it won’t suffice and it can lead to not passing the theory test in any desirable time frames.


    So as part of all our intensive courses in Skelmersdale, 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!


    Skelmersdale does not have a theory test centre itself. The nearest theory test centre would be situated in St Helens.

    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...

    I work full time, can I still book an intensive course?

    Intensive courses do require some flexibility to be successful. However, you can get in touch with us and we can go through all the options to see how we can plan a driving course around your needs.

    How long do courses take?

    Typically, courses can be done in 1 - 2 weeks. Courses can vary in time but our goal is to complete your course as soon as possible.

    Do you offer theory training?

    Yes. We have our own online theory training course which will help you pass the first time. This is FREE to all course candidates or can be purchased separately for a small fee

    Do you allow breaks in the training?

    Your driving instructor will keep an eye on your progress at all times. Fortunately, breaks are part of the training too!

    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.

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