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Intensive Driving Courses In Stranraer

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

We know how tiring it is to wait for buses to get to your office. We understand your eagerness to get your licence quickly. That’s why we are here to help you. Book a crash driving course in Stranraer today and be a licenced driver in no more than a month.


LPOD Academy will arrange your intensive driving lessons. Get in touch with us by calling one of our friendly staff. Call 0800 112 3515 today!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Stranraer...

    Establishing which course you need is vital to ensure you’re prepared for your driving test. If you’re unsure about which course is best for you, then here is a brief guide on what to look for, depending on your current circumstance. Below is a brief description of 3 levels and one of these will apply to you dependant on your current driving background. If you need us to recommend a course, then you can either use our course recommender quiz or call us on 0800 112 3515!


    BeginnerOur Gold / Platinum courses are ideal for novice learners or beginners. These courses will make you confident and help you prepare for your driving test. These courses are ranging from  35 hours to 50 hours. These will help you cover all your training needs. 


    IntermediateThese Silver courses are typically for students who have had previous driving lessons before. These courses range from 20 hours to 30 hours are designed to help you pick up where you left off your driving journey. 


    ExperiencedAn experienced and confident driver like yourself usually needs our Bronze courses. These courses are intended to make sure that when you take your test you will know what to do and that you will be more than just prepared when it comes to your big day. This course will also take off any bad habits and some areas of weakness, prior to your driving test.

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    Areas Around Stranraer

    Stranraer is based on the DG9 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Stranraer are other places/settlements such as Portpatrick, Glenluce, Newton Stewart, Wigtown, Girvan, Creetown, Whithorn, Mark, Dailly & Carrickfergus. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Stranraer?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide intensive driving courses in Ayr, situated southwest of the town. We also do crash driving courses in Mansfield.

    More Information About Stranraer...

    Stranraer is a town in Dumfries and Galloway. It lies on the northern side of the isthmus and has a population of more than 1o,000 residents in the town. Historically, Stranraer is known as a busy ferry port situated at the head of Loch Ryan.

    Stranraer Factfile

    A quick overview of Stranraer:

    County: Wigtownshire

    Recognised For: Stranraer is known as a busy ferry port situated at the head of Loch Ryan.

    Local Council: Dumfries & Galloway

    Important Roads:

    1. A77 (Heading towards Cairnryan)
    2. A75 (Heading towards Whitecairn)
    3. A71 (Heading north towards the A737)

    Transport website: Stranraer bus timetable

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    Practical Test Centres Near Stranraer

    Stranraer has a local test centre itself. Taking your driving test will be easier. If you are living a little further, the nearest test centres in town would be situated in Ayr and Greenock. Whether you take your test to these centres, your driving instructors will take you to these centres and will help you be familiar with these areas.


    Here at LPOD Academy, we will make sure you become test standard and are familiar with the area prior to taking your test!


    If you need more information about the different test centres, you may look at our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Stranraer

    All of our intensive driving courses in Stranraer includes a theory test to help you pass it before you start your intensive courses.


    Our goal is to make sure you pass both your theory and practical test. That’s why putting emphasis on the theory as much as with the practical. Without taking your theory, booking a practical is impossible.


    Stranraer has a theory test centre itself. So it will be convenient for you if you live here. There’s also a test centres nearby the town such as  Ayr you can visit to take your theory test.

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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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