Intensive Driving Courses in Tameside

PassMeFast covers the entire Tameside area, including Ashton-under-Lyne, Audenshaw, Denton, Droylsden, Dukinfield, Hyde, Mossley, Longdendale and Stalybridge. We have a selection of intensive and semi-intensive driving courses for all types of learners. So, if you’re looking to take a crash course in the Tameside area, look no further than PassMeFast.

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Booking Intensive Driving Lessons in Tameside

Regardless of your level of experience, PassMeFast has a driving course to suit you. All of our lessons are taught by grade A or B instructors, meaning that—while there’s no such thing as a completely guaranteed pass on any individual test—you’ve got a fantastic chance of passing first time.

Better still, our driving lessons are fast, flexible, and fit around you. We start by booking you a fast-track practical test, then work to structure your lessons around your needs. So, if you’re taking a 25 hour course, for example, and want to pass within one week, we’ll work to find an instructor who can provide your lessons over a 5 day period. If you needed more time, on the other hand, we can space your lessons out over a number of weeks.


Interested in automatic intensive driving lessons in Tameside?

Though manual cars are the most popular option for drivers here in the UK, automatic cars are increasing in popularity. If you’re considering learning to drive in an automatic car, and you’re wondering whether this is a possibility with PassMeFast, then you’re in luck: our driving school indeed offers automatic lessons in Tameside! Be aware, however, that prices and availability may vary compared to manual lessons. Get full details on what we have to offer locally by reading our guide to automatic lessons in Greater Manchester.

Whichever option you choose, it all starts here. Start by checking out our range of nine different courses—then simply click the button below, or call us on 0333 123 4949 to book your course.

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Why choose PassMeFast for your intensive driving course?

  • Courses to suit all drivers
  • Flexible driving lessons to fit any schedule
  • Learn with experienced instructors
  • Home and workplace pickups
  • Pass in as little as one week

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Practical Driving Test Centres in Tameside

At the end of your course, it’s time to take your practical test. For learners here in Tameside, the best option is likely to be the Hyde practical test centre. Depending on your location, you might also wish to consider Bredbury or Chadderton. Before heading out for your test, make sure not to make these mistakes that resulted in a fail in 2016/17!

Theory Test Centres in Tameside

Unfortunately, Tameside doesn’t have a theory test centre of its own, meaning that learners here will need to head to another nearby area to take their test. If you live towards the north of Tameside, then you may wish to consider the Oldham theory test centre; towards the south of this area, Stockport may be a better option.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

Don’t forget your theory! If you haven’t got a valid theory pass certificate, you won’t be able to take your practical—so make sure you book this as part of your PassMeFast course.

Driving Around Tameside

If taking your test in Tameside, you’re likely to have to get to grips with the area surrounding the Hyde test centre. During your course, you’ll spend plenty of time practising in this area to help you become accustomed to it in time for your test. Pay particular attention to any tricky junctions or roundabouts—your examiner may well include it in your test route!

Map of Tameside within Greater Manchester

Be aware that you’ll also need to demonstrate one of three manoeuvres on your test—since the December 2017 test changes, these have included bay parking, parallel parking, and pulling up on the right. There’s no need to get too nervous, though—by the time your test date rolls around, you should be more than prepared for the road!

Tameside Fact File

Famous for... 22 Mesolithic sites
Population 223,200
County Greater Manchester
Local council Tameside Council
Major local roads A560 to Altrincham
A57 to Lincoln and Liverpool
A627 to Hazel Grove and Rochdale
A635 to Doncaster and Manchester
Railway station Ashton-under-Lyne train station
Stalybridge train station
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Places in Tameside


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  • Sits to the north of the River Tame
  • Stone Age, Bronze Age and Viking activity has been detected in the area
  • The outdoor market in Ashton is one of the largest in the UK
  • Sir Geoff Hurst, the only person to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final, was born in Ashton-Under-Lyne


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  • The name Denton means 'valley town'
  • In the early 19th century, Denton was the 3rd largest hat manufacturer in the north west, specialising in felt hats
  • The district boasts one of the least frequent train services in the UK, which runs in one direction (Stockport to Stalybridge) and only on Friday
  • Lead singer of Simply Red, Mick Hucknall, lived in Denton


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  • The town only really came into fruition during the Industrial Revolution, when its cotton mills became very successful
  • Hyde's water polo team (the Hyde Seals) were regarded as the best team in the world in the early 1900s
  • The boxer Ricky Hatton was born and raised in the Hyde area


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  • Benefitted from a booming cotton industry in the early 19th Century
  • The town encompasses Eastwood Nature reserve, which became one of the first reserves to be owned by the RSPB
  • A brass band contest has been held in Stalybridge on every Whit Friday since 1870 
  • Some refer to the town ironically as 'Staly Vegas', thanks to its high number of nightclubs and takeaways

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

PassMeFast’s broad coverage area includes all of Greater Manchester, meaning you could pass with us in Tameside, as well as any of the following nearby areas:

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