LGV Class C Licence Acquisition - 5 Day Course & Test
The Category C driving licence allows people to drive rigid vehicles up to 32 tonnes. These vehicles can include bin wagons, tippers, flat-beds and curtain-sided vehicles. The course content is aimed at fully preparing candidates by teaching them the correct driving techniques and procedures to reach the standard required in order to pass a DVSA driving test. The course is delivered in a class 2 (rigid) lorry.
It is a 5 day course with a test on day 5.
In order to attend this course each candidate needs to be 18 years old and hold a full Category B (Car) licence. Steps required to obtain a full category C licence are as follows:
1. Pass a medical examination
2. Apply for category C provisional driving licence entitlement
3. Pass a theory and hazard perception test
4. Pass the practical driving test
When a person passes a Category C driving test, they also have the automatic entitlement to drive vehicles in Category C1.
Training is conducted on a 2:1 or 1:1 basis.
Cost: £860.00 + Practical driving test fee £115. Payment must be made before training can take place.