Intensive Driving Courses in Calderdale

No one wants to be left waiting around when learning to drive. Sadly, too many learners are left frustrated by the slow pace of their driving lessons, which can end up stretching across many months (or even years). On the other hand, many learners get forced into taking all their lessons in a 5-day period with an inflexible crash course...

We realised there was a better, faster way.

We offer a range of intensive courses that fit around your life. Better still, if you live in Calderdale—including Brighouse, Elland, Halifax, Sowerby Bridge, Hebden Bridge and Todmorden—we can help you to get on the road in just weeks. Read on for all the information you need about our intensive driving courses and what we offer.

Booking intensive driving lessons in Calderdale

No matter how much driving experience you’ve had in the past, PassMeFast has an intensive driving course to suit your needs. Our shorter intensive driving courses are ideal for learners who are almost test-ready. There are also longer courses, such as our beginners’ 48-hour course, and mid-range courses for those who are somewhere in between.


Interested in automatic intensive driving lessons in Calderdale?

PassMeFast offers all of its courses in both manual and automatic cars—the choice is yours! Simply indicate your preferred gearbox when making your booking, and we’ll sort your course out for you. Remember that prices vary based on transmission.

All of our courses are all taught by DVSA-approved instructors, and include a fast-track practical test as standard. You can also take advantage of our home and workplace pickups, as well as flexible lessons that fit around your schedule and prior commitments.

It takes just a few minutes to book your ideal course. Simply call us on 0333 123 4949, where a member of our team will be ready to help. You can also book your course online in just a few minutes. The road to driving doesn’t have to be long!

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Why choose PassMeFast for your intensive driving course?

  • Automatic and manual 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 Calderdale

PassMeFast covers all West Yorkshire practical test centres—so, no matter where you are, we’ve got you covered. If you live in the Calderdale area—including Brighouse, Elland, Halifax, Sowerby Bridge, Hebden Bridge and Todmorden—you can head to Halifax test centre. We offer both home and workplace pickups, so you can fit your lessons around your schedule.

Theory Test Centres in Calderdale

It may not receive as much attention as the practical test, but passing the theory test is an equally crucial part of getting your licence. Read our guide covering how to pass your theory test while on the way to your nearest test centre—there are none in Calderdale itself, so you’ll need to travel to Huddersfield or Bradford.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

Add a theory test onto your course when making your booking, and we’ll arrange the appointment to take place at a time and date to suit you. Make sure to do plenty of revision—you won’t get a guaranteed pass here, after all! Check out our resources page for some useful pointers.

Driving Around Calderdale

Most learners in the Calderdale area will be heading to Halifax when it comes to their test itself—so, to make sure you're acquainted with the local road conditions, you'll be spending some of your driving lessons in the Halifax areas. The skills you learn here will, however, apply on roads up and down the country.

Map of Calderdale within West Yorkshire

By the end of your intensive or semi-intensive course, you’ll be able to drive confidently around even the most challenging of road types. Best of all, you'll be able to strengthen your driving abilities in just a short space of time, and could get your hands on a full UK driving licence within weeks.

Calderdale Fact File

Famous for South Pennines
Population 200,100
County West Yorkshire
Local council Calderdale
Major local roads A58 to Prescot and Wetherby
A629 to Rotherham and Skipton
A646 to Burnley
Railway stations Hebden Bridge train station
Sowerby Bridge train station
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Weather in Calderdale

Places in Calderdale

Hebden Bridge

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  • Located at the point where the River Calder and Hebden Water join
  • In the 1970s and 1980s it became a popular area for green and new age activists to congregate
  • In 2007 Hebden Bridge became the largest community in Europe to ban plastic bags
  • Every June the town hosts the Hebden Bridge Handmade Parade


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  • There is evidence of both Bronze Age and Iron Age activity in the surrounding areas
  • The town is a designated conservation area and the centre includes more than 21 listed buildings
  • Mytholmroyd was badly affected by the Boxing Day floods of 2015
  • Poet Laureate Ted Hughes was born here

Sowerby Bridge

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  • The town emerged as a fording point across the River Calder
  • Became a centre for engineering and textile industries during the Industrial Revolution
  • The local Anglican parish church, Christ Church, was built by John Oates in 1819 and is a Grade II listed building
  • BBC drama Happy Valley was set and partly filmed in the area

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

PassMeFast covers not only Calderdale—including Brighouse, Halifax and Todmorden—but the whole of West Yorkshire. Here are just a few of the nearby areas we cover:

We haven’t stopped at Yorkshire, though—tens of millions of people now live in our coverage area, which extends from coast to coast across the UK. Simply check the list of areas we cover to make sure you’re covered.

Covered? Ready to roll? Great stuff! Simply book your course online in minutes, or call the team on 0333 123 4949.

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