Intensive Driving Courses In Wivenhoe

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 Wivenhoe...

    Learning which course is best for you is vital to ensure you have better chances of passing your driving test. If you’re unsure about which course do you need, here is a brief guide on what to look for. 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!


    BeginnerIf you have no experience in driving a car, then our Platinum / Gold courses are best for you. These courses are designed to help you cover all of the driving topics and help you become a test standard. These courses will last over 2 or more weeks. Booking in advance is better if you have limited time for these courses. You can secure more preferable dates by booking early!


    IntermediateIf you have some practice or had lessons a while ago, then our Silver courses may be the best for you. These courses are designed to help you pick up where you left off so you can continue your driving journey. While the course has covered all the driving topics you’ve struggled with, then you will have better chances if passing the test and get on the road soon.


    ExperiencedOur Bronze courses are most suitable for experienced drivers. If you need a quick refresher course because for some reason you have failed your driving test, these courses will help crack on with your test. If you have lots of training and not had much test training either, these courses are good to overview your driving and go over areas of weakness prior to your driving test.

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    Areas Around Wivenhoe

    Wivenhoe is based on the CO7 postcode and all of the other surrounding villages. Around Wivenhoe are other places/settlements such as Rowhedge, Colchester, Brightlingsea, Great Bentley, Layer-de-la-Haye, West Mersea, West Bergholt, Saint Osyth, Great Horkesley & Manningtree. If you’re based in these areas too, home pick up could be possible, enquire to know more about your area!


    Not From Wivenhoe?

    We do intensive driving courses in other areas too! We provide driving courses in Colchester, situated southeast of the town. If you’re based slightly nearer, we also do crash driving courses in Ipswich & slightly further out in Clacton-On-Sea too.

    More Information About Wivenhoe...

    Wivenhoe is a town in northeastern Essex. It lies southeast of Colchester and has a population of 7,000+ residents in the town. Historically, Home to the famous Wivenhoe Park, bordering on the town of Colchester that is the location for the University of Essex.

    Wivenhoe Factfile

    A quick overview of Wivenhoe:

    County: Essex

    Recognised For: Home to famous Wivenhoe Park, bordering on the town of Colchester that is the location for the University of Essex.

    Local Council: Wivenhoe

    Important Roads:

    1. A120 (Heading towards Wix)
    2. A131 (Heading towards Sudbury)
    3. A120 (Heading north towards the A131)

    Transport website: Wivenhoe train website

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    2. Weather in Wivenhoe
    3. Wivenhoe history

    Practical Test Centres Near Wivenhoe

    When taking your driving test, Wivenhoe has no test centre itself so it will require you to travel to the nearby test centres to take your test.You can travel to Colchester and Ipswich. Although they are far from Wivenhoe, 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 Wivenhoe

    Taking your theory test is as much important as taking your practical test. That’s why we are putting emphasis on both the theory and the practical test. 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.


    As part of all our intensive driving courses in Wivenhoe, 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!


    Wivenhoe does not have its own theory test centre. So you will have to travel to other places or test centres when taking your test. The nearest theory test centre would be situated in Colchester.

    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...

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Can I book a course for my son / daughter before they’re 17?

    Yes you can! If they’re turning 17 soon, you can still reserve a course to ensure no one else books before you do. If you have questions about booking a course, you can give us a call on 0800 112 3515.

    Do you advise to take private practice with friends & family?

    Absolutely! The more training you can acquire before starting your intensive course, the better!