Driving licence category C1

Who is it for?

Drivers identified as being required to operate rigid vehicles between 3500kg and 7500kg (with a trailer up to 750kg) e.g. Compact Sweepers




Course content overview

Module 1: Multiple Choice Hazard Perception (theory test relating to this vehicle category)

Module 2: Case Study (computer based using realistic scenarios a driver may encounter in their driving day)

Module 3: Practical On Road Test

Module 4: Practical Off Road Test (walking around the vehicle answering questions relating to vehicle knowledge and safety)

What you need to do before attending?

Must hold a full B licence + provisional category C1 licence. If licence obtained prior to Jan 1997, C1 is held automatically. Ensure that the information on both parts of your driving licence is up to date e.g. address, endorsements etc.

Both parts of your driving licence must be taken along to the course. If you do not bring these along you will be refused access to the course by the training provider, however your employer will still be liable to pay for the training costs.

Medical Examination required before embarking on this training. Completion of D4 form.

Completion of D2 form available from DVLA.

How long does this course last?

5 days

Note: this may vary depending on training provider

Who will provide this training?

This course will be run by an external trainer

How much does this cost?

Contact Talent and Organisational Development Team for details

When is this course running?




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