Vehicles over 3,500 kg and with a trailer up to 750 kg.
This is the most popular HGV licence in the UK. This is the entry level HGV licence. Every town in the UK has hundreds of deliveries being made every day in one of these vehicles. The average Cat C vehicle is an 18 tonne rigid.
*Minimum age to take this licence is 18 years of age.
At HGV Driver Training Centre, we’ll arrange a course specifically for you in one of our 45 nationwide training centres. With Category C Licence you will be eligible to drive an LGV over 3,500kg – there is NO upper weight limit. This vehicle is commonly known as a Rigid Body, Class 2 or an LGV, and is typically used for making local or national deliveries.
The LGV training takes between 4 and 5 days, depending on experience. Once you’ve got the LGV licence, we would expect you to be able to earn a starting salary of £20k per year, rising with experience.
Plus, don’t forget, you can boost your earning capacity with specialist driver courses such as ADR (for transporting hazardous substances) HiAb, Moffett and Forklift. Our HGV Training Courses run with a 9 Step procedure which has been tried and tested with great results. Our years of experience and fun, informative training methods ensure that you receive the very best training, ready for you to become a reliable and efficient HGV driver.
The possibilities however do not end there. If you wish to further your career, or further your qualifications, we can also enrol you onto our Category C+ E Training Course.
Recommended course length for this licence is 4-5 days practical training.
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