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The South's Premier Trailer Training, LGV C1+E Driving School in Southampton, Hampshire
Book your LGV C1+E (7.5t and Trailer) Course Today!
LGV C1+E (7.5t and Trailer) Driver Training Courses - Covering Winchester, Eastleigh, Portsmouth, Fareham, Southampton, Hampshire
Trailer Training UK Limited's team is lead by Director Steve Davis who has attained the highest grade DSA ADI qualification (Grade 6), so you can guarantee you will be in good hands.
We provide LGV C1+E (medium goods vehicle and trailer) driver training courses to enable company's and individuals to tow a trailer with a goods vehicle between 3500kg and up to 7500kg.
The LGV C1+E licence is for drivers who hold the C1 licence who passed their car driving test after January 1st 1997. And for drivers who already hold the C1+E licence on acquired rights. (pre 1st Jan 1997) with the 8250kg train weight restriction, requiring the restriction to be lifted to 12000kg.
**Trailer Training UK Ltd have over a 90% 1st time pass rate**
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Steps to get your LGV C1+E licence
1. Medical - Take the LGV medical - down load from below.
LGV & PCV Medicals - £52 - drivers Medicals have sites across Hampshire and the UK to conduct your LGV medical. Call 0870 609 1540 for an appointment or visit their web site at www.driversmedicals.com
Or call 023 80420467 -39 Spitfire Court, Mitchell Close. Woolston SO19 7TN
2. Licence application - Apply for your provisional LGV C1+E licence entitlement D2 from DVLA - down load the link below.
3. Call us - Book your Cat C1+E driving course or assessment so we can assess how long a course you will require.
4. Theory test - Book and pass the LGV theory tests
5. Training course - Start your LGV C1+E training course.
6. Drivers CPC - Take you driver CPC qualification. Click here
Click here for D4 information
Click here for D4 medical form
Click here to order D2 provisional licence form
Click here to book your LGV theory test online
Click here for driver licensing information
Download our PDF brochure
Buy your LGV theory test pack from us call now..
Official DSA LGV Theory test CD £35 + p&p
Official DSA Hazard perception DVD £15.99 + p&p
Driver CPC - the Official DSA Guide for professional goods vehicle Drivers
Book £9.99 + P+P
The Official DSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles
Book £17.50 + P+P
The LGV C1+E driving test is conducted at the DSA large goods vehicle driving test centre with an off road manoeuvring area. The test lasts about 90 minutes. A VERY HIGH standard of driving is required to pass this type of test.
Course: LGV C1+E Medium goods vehicle with a MAM over 3500kg and under 7500kg and trailer. Location: Southampton
Age: 18+ For drivers 18+ who passed their car driving test (cat B) after January 1st 1997. and wish to drive a lorry with a MAM over 3500kg and under 7500kg. And hold the LGV C1.
Course length: 12 to 30 Hours
LGV C1+E driver training courses are between 12 and 30 hours duration depending upon your driving experience and ability to fully prepare you for the DSA LGV C1+E driving test standard.
Typically this can be done between 2 and 5 days in duration.
Medical: Take the LGV medical
Apply for your provisional LGV C1+E licence entitlement Theory Test: Pass the LGV theory and Hazard perception tests. Test Criteria:
Answer 5 questions relating to basic safety and loading of the vehicle.
Complete an `S` shaped reversing exercise accurately and safely.
Drive on road drive for about an hour in varying roads and traffic conditions including motorways where possible.
Complete an Independent drive, uphill, downhill and angled starts
Demonstrate a high standard of driving throughout.
Drivers who got their drivers licence after September 1997 will be required to do the driver initial CPC before they can drive for hire and reward.
The initial CPC consists of two parts, module 2 theory case study and module 4 practical test.
LGV Category C1+E (7.5t and Trailer)
Our category C1+E driver training vehicle is an easy to drive VW LT 46 and Ifor Williams box van trailer, it has the advantage of being small and manoeuvrable, with simple controls, brakes and gears, whilst meeting all DSA requirements to gain your LGV C1+E licence.
IMPORTANT: When looking for a training provider make sure you know how many hours you are getting per day. Many providers are quoting " Price per day " but the day is typically only 3 to 3.5 hours duration.
Assessment drive (Call us for prices)
Optional to determine which course is for you.
10 Hour course (Call us for prices)
For those who are very confident with trailer reversing and used to driving larger vehicles.
12 Hour course (Call us for prices)
For those that are competent with trailer reversing.
18 Hour course (Call us for prices)
For those with little experience of trailers and towing experience.
DSA Test fee - weekday - £115.00
DSA Test fee - Saturday - £141.00
2:1 Training is also available, call for details.
Please note! when looking to book your course that we are NOT a training broker that farms out your training, we will conduct all of your training in house with our own instructors.
Theory - Case Study Exam £30.00 3 Hour CPC training session Call for prices Driver CPC Practical Test £55.00
For more information on drivers initial and periodic CPC CLICK HERE
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For more information on our driver training courses call: 0345 260 2508
Payment can be made by either:
1. Debit Card, 2. Credit Card (3% surcharge on all credit cards), 3. Cheque, Bankers Draft etc
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