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The South's Premier LGV C1 (Ambulance) Driving School in Southampton, Hampshire

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LGV C1 ambulance driving lessons for Hampshire Dorset Surrey Sussex

Get your LGV C1 Ambulance Licence Fast With Our Intensive

Driver Training Courses

Book your LGV C1 (Ambulance) Course Today!

LGV C1 Ambulance and Paramedic Driver Training Courses - Covering Winchester, Eastleigh, Fareham, Portsmouth, Southampton, Bournemouth, Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Sussex, Berkshire and Surrey

Our training is carried out in an ambulance size vehicle

Driver training for the DSA LGV C1 driving test (Ambulance driving licence). Our instructors have been training lorry and bus drivers for over 25 years and have a 90 + % 1st time pass rate.

We offer both LGV C1 and PCV D1 ambulance driver training courses to enable individuals or groups to drive an ambulance or a passenger transport vehicle (minibus). We provide C1 ambulance driver training courses to most of the ambulance services.

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Steps to get your LGV  C1 Ambulance licence

1. Medical - Take the LGV medical - down load from below.


LGV & PCV Medicals - From 52 - Drivers Medicals have sites across Hampshire and the UK to conduct your LGV C1 medical. Call 01454 317436 for an appointment or visit their web site at

Or call 023 80420467 -39 Spitfire Court, Mitchell Close. Woolston SO19 7TN

2. Licence application - Apply for your provisional LGV C1 licence entitlement D2 from DVLA - down load the link below.

3. Call us - Book your Cat C1 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 training course.

6. Drivers CPC - Take you driver CPC qualification if needed. Click here

Driver CPC Courses Southampton Hampshire

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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


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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

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The Official DSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles

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LGV C1 Ambulance driver training courses southampton, Hampshire

LGV C1 Ambulance driver training courses Winchester, Hampshire

**Trailer Training UK Ltd have the highest all category pass rate in the south 2013**


The LGV C1 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 (Ambulance) medium goods vehicle with a MAM over 3500kg and under 7500kg.
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.


Course length: 12 to 30 Hours


LGV C1 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 driving test standard.

Typically this can be done between 2 and 5 days in duration.

Medical:Take the LGV medical

Licence application:

Apply for your provisional LGV C1 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.

Initial CPC
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.

PricesContact us for training Prices as our courses are tailored to your needs - call 0845 260 2508.

Our LGV C1 ambulance driver training vehicle is an easy to drive VW LT 46 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 ambulance licence.

C1 Ambulance driving licence hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorset and Sussex

This is the vehicle you will do your training and test in


LGV Category C1 'Ambulance' (7.5t)

The LGV C1 (C1 ambulance) driving licence is required to drive most ambulances and horse boxes. Generally the London Ambulance Service requires you to have the LGV C1  licence entitlement. Other areas of the county, such as Surrey Ambulance Service and Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Ambulance Service, require both the LGV C1 and PCV D1 licence entitlements.

If you are unsure which LGV C1  training course you require we can carry out an assessment drive to determine your course.

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.

Course - LGV C1 (Ambulance)



Assessment drive

Optional. to determine which course is for you.


12 Hour course

For those who are very confident in driving large van type vehicles.


15 Hour course

For those who are confident in driving large van type vehicles.


18 Hour course

For those with only car driving experience, our most popular course giving ample time for practice.


24 Hour course

For those with limited car driving experience, and with extra practice time.


30 Hour course

As above but with that extra time



Contact us for training Prices as our courses are tailored to your needs - call 0845 260 2508.

DSA Test fee - weekday - 115.00


DSA Test fee - Saturday - 141.00


Course training sessions can structured to your requirements. i.e. 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 hours a day. Call for details.


2:1 Training is also available, call for details.

For more information on drivers initial and periodic CPC CLICK HERE


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