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LGV (Large Goods Vehicle)
Training Courses

The LGV training courses train candidates in the skills and principles involved in large goods vehicles to a standard where they are able to pass a Driving Standards Agency driving test.

It is designed to train candidates wishing to pursue a career as a professional large goods driver, we offer training in the following categories.

Driving Standards Agency (DSA)Driver CPC
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Useful Video Guides


The DSA (Driving Standards Agency) have put together a series of useful step-by-step guides to make sure you're ready to pass the LGV/PCV practical, practical demonstration and theory tests.

There are also guides to general HGV road safety.

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LGV Class C1
(7.5 Tonne)

Duration: 1-2 days training, pre-test & practical driving test.

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LGV Class C1+E
(7.5 Tonne with Trailer)

Duration: 1-2 days training, pre-test & practical driving test.

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LGV Class C Rigid Vehicle

Duration: 4 or 5 days training, pre-test & practical test.

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LGV Class C+E Articulated Lorry

Duration: 4 or 5 days training, pre-test & practical test.

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Driver CPC Training

Driver CPC is a European Union directive that affects all professional LGV (Large Goods Vehicle) and PCV (Passenger Carrying Vehicle) drivers.

For new drivers it introduces an initial qualification, the Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence), which increases the amount of knowledge that drivers need before they can drive.

Funding your Training

There is funding that can assist with the cost of your training and development including Skills Development Scotland (SDS) Individual Learning Accounts (ILA). Contact us for further information.

Training Centres

Our training centres in Dumfries, Huntly and Carlisle serve Scotland and Northern England.

We can also deliver training directly at your own business location from our mobile classroom training vehicle.