D1 training Southampton

Are you looking for D1 driver training in Southampton? 2 Start Southampton is the ideal location for you to complete your training and obtain your D1 driving licence. We are the number one logistics and driver training centre in the area, having provided outstanding driver training to thousands of students, helping them achieve their goals.

Our Southampton depot, not only provides training to students in Southampton but caters courses to candidates in the surrounding areas including Romsey, Test Valley, Hedge End, Winchester and Otterbourne!

How to obtain your D1 licence?

If you are wanting to gain your D1 licence, there are a number of steps that you will need to go through. These steps include:

  • 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 the steps mentioned above, you will be able to drive a minibus/D1 category vehicle.


How to obtain your D1 licence

Southampton minibus training facilities

Those delegates who choose to complete their minibus driver training at our Southampton depot will have full access to the facilities we have on offer at our brand-new Otterbourne site. The facilities on offer include dedicated and private on-site reversing facilities, giving our students the advantage of practicing their reversing exercises on facilities similar to those they will be tested on. Also, you will be taught in automatic and air-conditioned training vehicles, giving you the most comfortable training experience possible!

Additionally, our Southampton centre has brand-new classroom facilities, where students can complete all their theory training in a private and distraction-free space. One of our top priorities here at 2 Start Southampton is to ensure our students have the best opportunity at passing their test at the first time of asking, which is why we have worked hard to ensure we have the best facilities on the market!

Southampton Minibus Training Facilities

Build your own D1 Packages

Not the minibus courses you were looking for? Try one of our create your own D1 packages! These are fully customisable courses, allowing you to remove any sections of your training that you have already completed.


How to find us?

Our new Southampton depot is located in Unit 2 Four Dells Farm, Poles Lane, Otterbourne, Winchester, SO21 2DY.