HGV Training

LGV AND HGV TRAINING
COURSES IN CANNOCK

If you are looking to pursue a career as an LGV or an HGV driver, get in touch with British HGV Training Group. We are based in Cannock and also cover the surrounding areas.

Are you thinking about a lucrative change in career?

Why not go for driving LGVs? There are plenty of jobs out there as a truck driver. Haulage is a big business and with an increasing amount of people ordering what they want from the internet, there's a lot to deliver - including a great career for you! Contact us today to find out more about LGV training courses.

At British HGV Training Group we run LGV training courses with a test at the end. We've got an excellent record for first time passes due to our skilled, friendly and DSA qualified instructors. We can offer the complete package and guide you through the process of getting your licence.
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Give yourself the best chance to pass your LGV test

With state of the art DAF trucks that are comfortable and easy to drive you'll be given expert LGV training. When it comes to driving LGVs our instructors have decades of experience and will pass that knowledge on to you so that you can gain your category C+E or category C licence. This'll open up a whole new world to you.

We'll give you a free driver assessment to see where you're at and then if you want to continue, we'll give you a HGV driver training course that's tailor made for you. From our bases in Cannock, Staffordshire and Halesowen, West Midlands, we cover the surrounding areas and have had many satisfied customers over the years.
Category C1 Licence

The C1 which is often referred to as 7.5 tonne (weighing 3500kgs – 7500kgs) the smallest in the LGV category.

You can take a C1 course provided you have a driving license and are over 18. Recommended course length 3-4 days (4 hours per day one to one tuition). Ideal for Paramedics, delivery drivers and horsebox owners.

Drivers who passed there test prior to January 1997 will be able to drive a C1 vehicle under their existing licence entitlement, provided they have a valid CPC Driver Card (see our CPC section for details).
Category C1+E Licence

This is a Cat C1 plus a Trailer weighing more than 750kgs. The weight of the trailer when fully laden cannot weigh more than the unladen weight of the vehicle. This is a step up from C1 licence which needs to be obtained initially.

The recommended course length is 3-4 days(4 hours per day one to one tuition.

To take the Catagory C1 licence you will require a provisional LGV Cat C1 licence and to pass a Theory and Hazard perception before commencing . We can arrange all this for you.
Category C Licence

The Cat C Licence is often referred to as Class 2 or Rigid and weighs from 7500kg.

This is the most poplular HGV licence, the minimum age is 18 years to take this licence.

Recommended course length is a 5 day course (4 hours per day one to one tuition

To take the Category C licence you will require a provisional LGV Cat C licence and to pass a Theory and Hazard perception before commencing . We can arrange all this for you.
Category C+E Licence

The Category C+E licence is often referred to as Class 1 (not to be confused with C1)Driving this licence will be in either a full articulated vehicle or a draw bar (wagon and drag)

The E is the trailer and to take this you will have to have passed a Cat C Licence and be over 18 years of age.

Recommended course length is 5 days (4 hours per day one to one tuition

CPC

This is essential to have if you want a career in HGV Driving (see our CPC Section)

We also offer:

  • Theory test and hazard perception
  • Classroom courses
In addition to our HGV training courses, you can also come to British HGV Training Group for Coach and bus training courses.

For any information on any of our tests please contact us today to speak to a member of our friendly team. 
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Get in touch with British HGV Training Group for LGV and HGV training courses in Cannock. Call us today on 
01543 879 318
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