D1 Training Portsmouth

Are you searching for D1 driver training near me in the Portsmouth area? Look no further, as our Portsmouth training centre is the perfect place for you to complete your training and gain your D1 licence. We are the leading logistics and driver training provider in the South and have some of the best driver training facilities available in the country.

Our depot provides D1 minibus training in Portsmouth as well as to a variety of students in the surrounding areas.

How to gain your D1 licence

If you’re looking to obtain your D1 drivers’ licence, the process that you need to complete will be outlined below:

  • Complete your driver medical
  • Apply for a provisional D1 licence
  • Pass your theory tests
  • Complete your driver training
  • Pass your DVSA practical test

Once you have completed all of the above steps, you will have obtained your minibus licence.


How to gain your D1 licence

D1 minibus training Portsmouth facilities

Those candidates who opt to complete their D1 driver training at our Portsmouth site will have access to our outstanding training facilities, including on-site reversing area, giving our students a dedicated space to complete their reversing manoeuvres. We also have an immaculate fleet of training vehicles, all of which have automatic gearboxes.

Furthermore, our Portsmouth depot is home to three fully equipped and air-conditioned classrooms, where our students can complete any theory training in a private and undisturbed area. One of our priorities here at 2 Start Portsmouth is to give our students the best training experience possible and to give them the highest chances at passing their training at the first attempt, which is why we have continuously invested, to ensure our facilities meet and surpass the highest available!

Portsmouth minibus training facilities

Build your own D1 Packages

If none of our D1 courses meet your needs, try our build your own D1 Packages. These fully customisable courses allow you to remove sections of your course, so that your training completely suits all your needs.


Where are we located?

Our Portsmouth centre is located in Unit 4 Shawcross Ind Est, Hilsea, PO3 5HU.