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Intensive Driving Courses In Washington

One to Two Week Driving Courses With LPOD Academy

Do you panic about not passing your test? We understand that learning to drive can be stressful, so whatever your circumstances are, we can help! Learn to drive and be confident when you are on the road. 


Call one of our team members today and they will be happy to help you go through everything you need. Call us now on 0800 112 3515!








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    Choosing The Right Course For You in Washington...

    You have to find out which course is best for you when deciding to do an intensive driving course. You will need to first work out where you’re at with your driving if you’re still unsure of what course is best for you. Below are some descriptions labeled as beginner, intermediate & experienced. Whether you need a beginner or refresher course, then we will have you covered! You can call us on 0800 112 3515 or use our course recommender quiz too.


    BeginnerIf you’re starting from the very start with driving then, our Gold / Platinum courses will be best for you. While they are intense, they are designed to help you pass your driving test quicker than conventional weekly driving lessons. These courses can usually take up to 2 – 3 weeks depending on a few circumstances and will inevitably require you to book time off or be available for a good portion of the day. To ensure you have first pickings of ideal dates, we advise you to book early.


    IntermediateHave you done some driving practice before and have stopped? You may want to continue your driving journey by booking our Silver Courses. These courses will help you brush up on your driving technique and go over that all-important driving test sheet! Boom a silver course today and continue your driving journey.


    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 Washington

    Washington is based on the NE37, NE38 postcode, and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Washington are other places/settlements such as Barmston, North Hylton, Castletown, Hastings Hill, Hendon, Lambton, Shiney Row, East Herrington, Wrekenton & Birtley. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Washington?

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

    More Information About Washington...

    Washington is a large town in Tyne and Wear. It has a population of 67,085 residents in the town. Historically, Washington was once the area of early coal mining and industrial activity.


    The most noticeable part of the town is its wildfowl refuge and an arts centre.

    Washington Factfile

    A quick overview of Washington:

    County: Tyne and Wear

    Recognised For: The area of early coal mining and industrial activity.

    Local Council: Sunderland

    Important Roads:

    1. A1231 (Heading towards Barmston)
    2. A693 (Heading towards Pelton)
    3. A690 (Heading towards the A1018)

    Transport website: Washington bus timetable

    Extra Links:

    1. Find Washington on a map
    2. Weather in Washington
    3. Washington history

    Practical Test Centres Near Washington

    When taking your driving test, Washington has no test centre and it will require you to travel to other nearby test centres such as Sunderland and Middlesbrough. Although they are far from Washington, your instructor will take you to these places when it comes to your test.

    When doing your intensive course, the goal isn’t about the test, the aim is to make you a safe and confident driver and the test is there to only test your ability. If you need more information on different test centres, please also consider looking at our practical test centres index page.

    Theory Test Centres Near Washington

    Passing your theory test is important as you cannot book a practical without it. We include an online course that will help you understand and pass the theory test successfully. You will receive training in the town where your test is booked for and be prepared throughout your course. These will help you pass the theory test easily. Passing the theory test is vital when organising an intensive so we put lots of emphases too.

    Our intensive driving courses in Washington, include a theory test (if you need one) to help you pass it before you start your intensive.


    Washington does not have a theory test centre itself. The nearest theory test centre would be situated in Sunderland.

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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 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.

    I’m dyslexic, I need help with the theory?

    Don’t worry. We provide an online theory course that will help you pass your theory test. We use video & audio training to make it easier for you to understand.

    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.

    What times of the day am I doing lessons?

    Your driving instructor will contact you to discuss a plan for your training. This is when you can both liaise and discuss different timings for your course that work best for you!

    Do I need to have my provisional licence before booking a course?

    You can still book without having your provisional licence. However, we are limited in booking your theory or practical tests. Once we receive your licence details, then we can proceed forward.

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