Want to upgrade your skills or change your career? Elite Truck & Car School help you move forward with a top-grade training where you learn to drive and qualify for your HC truck license.
This training has been developed for drivers who already hold Medium or Heavy Rigid Driver Licence and want to increase their skills and knowledge. Our training covers how to drive Heavy Rigid vehicles safely and professionally. For those wanting to operate a semi-trailer, for example in 'truck and pig' or 'truck and dog' combinations; this is essential. Elite Truck & Car School does not stipulate minimum or a maximum number of lessons. We will provide what is needed to ensure you are test ready.
For test purposes a HC vehicle could be a prime mover more than 15 tonne GVM (Gross Vehicle Mass) with at least 3 axles and a semi-trailer with a minimum of two axles. Only with this qualification, you can drive a trailer of more than nine tonnes GVM.
With an HC licence you are allowed to drive:
- A class HR vehicle
- A truck (including a prime mover or mobile crane) over 8t GVM with a trailer of more than 9t GVM.
To take part in HC Truck driving course you must:
- have held a MR or HR licence for at least 12 months.
- pay the fee for the Practical Driving Test.
- complete the appropriate road rules test