Getting Started

If you’re a complete beginner, our Seven Step Process is our way of guiding you through the process from start to finish.

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THE SEVEN STEP PROCESS

With over 30 years’ experience in HGV & LGV Driver training we are confident in our easy and stress-free approach to helping you gain your licence. If you’re a complete beginner, our SEVEN STEP PROGRAM is our way of guiding you through the process from start to finish. If you already have your provisional licence and have passed your theory and hazard test, you can skip to step 4.

STEP 1 – GET INFORMED

This step is all about giving you as much relevant information you need in order to understand the process of getting your LGV licence. This includes a phone call  and our comprehensive Digital Starter Guide It is at this stage that we can also book you in for your taster session.

STEP 2 – GET YOUR PROVISIONAL LICENSE

At this step we can point you in the right direction for your medical examination, answer any questions you might have about filling in the forms and assist you in booking your theory test. Once you have taken your theory test and have your provisional licence you are ready for step 3.

STEP 3 – TAKE YOUR THEORY & HAZARD PERCEPTION

Once you have your provisional entitlement you can book on to take your theory test.  You will need to take the

  • Mod 1a (Multiple Choice)
  • Mod 1b (Multiple Hazard)
  • Mod 2 (CPC Case Study)*

*You only need to take this s you are going to be driving commercially.

STEP 4 – assess the situation

Once you have completed your assessment and have passed your theory and hazard test you are ready to begin your lessons. We will book your lessons in a way which is tailored to your needs.

STEP 5 – lessons

Once you have completed your assessment and have passed your theory and hazard test you are ready to begin your lessons. We will book your lessons in a way which is tailored to your needs.

STEP 6 – TEST TIME

In accordance with the new rulings from the 15th November 2021 your test is split into 2 sections. 

The Mod 3A consists of your reversing manoeuvre and coupling/uncoupling.
The Mod 3B will be your ‘on-road’ test lasting approximately 1 hour.

As it stands the DVSA will conduct both these parts in a single test date.

STEP 7 – mod 4 cpc

Now you have your Cat C or Cat C+E or Cat C1 or C1+E licence you need need to complete your Drivers CPC Initial Qualification MOD 4 CPC. This is required for anyone driving HGV vehicles for hire and reward (payment). If you are under 21 years of age you MUST complete this qualification whatever the reason you are driving for.

We make this process as easy as possible by guiding you through step by step… CLICK HERE for more information on our CPC guidance.

We are with you every step of the way and make a promise to be there for whatever you need while training for your HGV and LGV Licence.

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