Advanced & ARDS Courses


Circuit Skills Plus / £525 (incl. VAT)

This very popular one-to-one circuit driving course is suitable for drivers who are intending to race, participate on track days, or generally wish to improve and understand the various aspects of track driving. The circuit sessions of this course take place using a track-prepared Lotus Elise, and include demonstration laps, then three 20 – 25 minute driving sessions with a de-brief following each session.

Rear Wheel Drive Plus / £525 (incl. VAT)

The continuing popularity of rear wheel drive cars has made certain models suitable for competition, i.e. BMW, Mazda MX-5, plus several classic and historic categories.

Following continual requests for a course dedicated to the unique and rewarding aspects of rear wheel drive, our recently introduced RWDP course is suitable for drivers who want to understand the handling characteristics of these cars. Potential track day or aspiring race drivers wishing to compete in the several competition categories for rear wheel drive will find this course an essential.

The sessions take place using a Mazda MX-5, and include a demonstration lap, three 20 – 25 minute driving sessions with a de-brief following each session.

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Intensive 1 Day Race Training Programme / £1095 (incl. VAT)

This is probably one of the most comprehensive courses of its type available.  Based on our highly acclaimed CSP, it offers approximately twice the track time together with a comprehensive analysis of the technical aspects of successful track training and race craft.  The initial track assessment takes place in a sports saloon before you progress on to the track-prepared Lotus Elise. There is also an extended Skid Car session tailored to the exact requirements of the participants.


Motorsport UK /ARDS Interclub Race Licence Course / £310 (incl. VAT)

This course is run to the Motorsport UK/ARDS guidelines.

  • Package Deal 1 £695.00 | Save £140**
    Motorsport UK/ARDS Race Licence Course taken in conjunction with the Circuit Skills Plus (CSP)
  • Package Deal 2 £1195.00 | Save £210**
    Motorsport UK/ARDS Race Licence Course taken in conjunction with the Intensive One-Day Race Training Programme

Motorsport UK /Advanced ARDS Course / £1,195 (incl. VAT)

Successful completion of this course qualifies the candidate for a signature on their race licence.

This course may be taken after a driver has successfully completed their Novice Racing Driver Course and gained some track experience.  Occasionally it is taken instead of the standard licensing course and offers the potential of that a first licence signature.  A candidate electing to do this must have sufficient confidence and ability.  This would not be recommended for the complete novice.

The curriculum includes briefings on rules, procedures and flag (light) signals; a driving assessment; on circuit instruction; five driving sessions, the final one would be the qualifying laps for the licence signature.

During the day a car control course is included in our skid control BMW which will simulate understeer, oversteer and throttle application.

Junior Specific Courses


Junior Circuit Skills and Racing Procedures / £525 (incl. VAT)

Formulated specifically for 14-17 year old junior drivers intending to compete in one of the Motorsport UK Junior categories. One-to-one tuition with a senior ARDS Instructor. Track activity will include instructor demonstration laps, an initial assessment, followed by 3 x 20-25 minute circuit sessions, with a classroom de-brief following each session.


Junior ARDS Course / £600 (incl. VAT)

The Performance Driving Centre is recognised and approved by Motorsport UK to undertake this special junior driver’s course for 14-16 year old drivers intending to complete in the following Motorsport UK championships including Ginetta Juniors. This one-day course has been specifically designed to prepare young drivers for circuit racing.

Booking & Information

Call us on 01407 811 400
Office open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

The Performance Driving Centre at Anglesey Circuit reserves the right to revise course content, depending on weather conditions or other circumstances beyond their control.

Prices correct as of 23rd February 2022. The Performance Driving Centre reserves the right to alter course content and prices without prior notice.