HGV Driver Training

Learn quickly and easily - Pass first time!

HGV means Heavy Goods Vehicle and LGV means Large Goods Vehicle. It's the same licence just a different name

Quality driver training since 1963

Benefit from our years of experience, high PASS RATE and excellent reputation delivering quality RTITB & DVSA (NRI & NVDIR) Click here for details of our Accredited training.

Modern AUTOMATIC Training Vehicles 

With a manual car licence, when you PASS with an AUTOMATIC TRUCK you'll get a LICENCE TO DRIVE MANUAL AND AUTOMATIC LORRIES. Manual truck also at Slough.

LGV C (HGV 2) and CE (HGV 1) Drawbar Training Locations:
Battersea, Croydon, Dartford, Dunstable, Harlow(Brentwood), Heathrow, High Wycombe, Guildford, Luton, Park Royal (London), Watford, Wembley.

LGV E (HGV 1) Articulated Vehicle Training Locations:  Enfield and Slough

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We arrange driving in a block, intensive course, sometimes with a mid-week start. Training is usually Monday to Friday, but may include Saturdays (We don't normally do training on Sundays unless by special arrangement).  

  • 4 hours per day, 1 to 1 training - Just you, your instructor and the training vehicle
  • Courses include 2 hours warm-up before and vehicle for local test, usually on last day of the course.
  • Courses include reversing practice and 3a Reversing Test on one of the training days
  • Training available between 6am to Evening
  • No Waiting for Tests. Our DVSA Booking Facility means your course and driving test follow one after the other. Saturday test additional £26.

     Click for Frequently Asked Questions 
  • HGV 2 / LGV C
    Rigid Trucks up to 32 tonnes
    HGV 2 / LGV C
  • HGV 1 / LGV C+E
    Use a Drawbar or Articulated Vehicle. PASS using EITHER to get a licence to drive all trucks & trailers up to 44 tonnes.
    HGV 1 / LGV C+E
  • LGV C1 7.5 tonnes
    Over 3.5t up to 7.5t for Recovery Vehicle, Horsebox or RV Motor Home, etc
    LGV C1 7.5 tonnes

How do I Start?

Choose PAY AS YOU GO, Steps 1, 2 & 3
Or, click on packages below for details DISCOUNT PACKAGES

Prices include VAT and DVSA test fees

Pay As You Go

STEP ONE Click here: For medical, provisional & theory learning info - £100  

STEP TWO Click here: For DVSA Theory Tests (from £11 to £26)

STEP THREE Driver Training, 3a Reversing & 3b Driving Tests and Driver CPC

LGV C - Rigid Vehicle
to drive up to 32 tonne truck
(old HGV Class 2)

5 days
6 days
7 days
8 days
9 days£2,840

Prices include VAT and DVSA Driving Test Fees

After 15th Nov 2021 the law changed.  
Car Drivers can now go straight to LGV CE (old HGV Class 1)  Click for details  Pass CE to be licenced to drive all other LGV categories.

 Pass using a Drawbar or Articulated Truck and get full CE/Class 1 licence.  It is easier and costs less to use a Drawbar to gain C+E licence.

Prices include VAT and DVSA Driving Test Fees



5 days

£1,6406 days
6 days

£1,9407 days
7 days

£2,2408 days
8 days

£2,5409 days
9 days

£2,84010 days
10 days

£3,14011 days
11 days

£3,44012 days

Additional to Driver Training
 Driver CPC Module 4 - Demonstration Test

For first time LGV drivers - click for details

For Wallace Course Customers. Includes VAT and DVSA Test Fee
 One Day Lesson & Test - £299

What size of Course will I need?

Licence/Experience - Already HeldTraining Vehicle
Licence Required
Training Recommendations
Training Recommendations

LGV C (upgrade)
Working Driver
Drawbar5 days7 days
Articulated6 days8 days

Bus or Coach Driver
Working Driver
Rigid (C)6 days8 days
Drawbar8 days10 days
Articulated9 days11 days

Car and 3.5t (Luton Van) Drivers Rigid (C) 6 days 8 days
Drawbar9 days11 days
Articulated10 days12 days

Re-Sit, for Wallace Customers, if required
2 hours Warm-up Session & Use of Vehicle for Test and Weekday DVSA 3b Test Fee

LGV C - £440
LGV CE Drawbar Combination - £440
LGV CE Articulated Vehicle - £485

Demo Test Re-sit (within 5 months of passing Wallace driving test) - £199

Replacement (within 5 months of passing) for lost Wallace 3a Certificate - £15.00

3a Reversing Test - LGV C1, C or C+E drawbar £365, CE Articulated £410

Non-Course Customers - Module 4 only - 1 day & test - £399

Above rates effective from 12/4/22
The school reserves the right to decline a booking which is at the minimum or lower training recommendations.

Methods of Payment:
We accept debit cards, BACS payment and personal credit cards. We do not accept Company/Commercial Credit Cards.
Corporate Clients seeking account facilities are required to complete an Account Opening Form before bookings can be arranged.

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Training is available across London and around the M25. Current HGV/LGV venues:

Battersea, Bedford, Croydon, Dartford, Enfield, Harlow (Brentwood), Heathrow, High Wycombe, Guildford, London / Park Royal, Luton, Oxford, Reading, Slough, Watford and Wembley

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