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HGV Driver Training - Category C+E


Also known as an
Artic or Class 1


A vehicles in excess of
7,500kg with trailers over 750kg


  • C+E is the highest HGV driving licence you can hold and therefore if you hold this licence you can command higher rates of pay.
  • A wealth of job opportunities both locally, nationally and internationally.
  • Having a C+E licence means you will be among the most in demand and respected drivers on the road.
  • A secure income and career longevity
  • An enjoyable job with opportunities to work and visit different locations in the UK and beyond.


In order to take the Class 1 license test you must:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Have a car (Cat B) licence
  • Be able to read a new style number plate from 20 metres away (using glasses if necessary)
  • Have a minimum of 12 months driving experience
  • Pass a HGV Medical
  • Have the provisional entitlement for C+E on your licence
  • Before you can get behind the wheel you also need to have passed your Multiple Choice and Hazard Perception theory tests
  • CPC Mod 2 and Mod 4 is required if you wish to drive as a career
  • Practical training with an instructor
  • 3A reversing and coupling/uncoupling test
  • 3B Practical test

We can support you with all of these requirements if you choose our full package.

What’s Included in Your Training?

  • Medical
  • Support with application for Provisional Licence
  • Online Study Pack
  • Theory tests – Multiple Choice / Hazard Perception
  • CPC Mod 2 Study pack and test
  • CPC Mod 4 training and test
  • 30
    Typical Hours in vehicle
  • 3A Reversing / Coupling test
  • 3B Practical Test

Training Programme

After completing your medical and theory tests you will commence the following training:

  • 1
    Introduction to your training programme and vehicle.
  • 2
    Driving practise including comprehensive vehicle checks
  • 3
    Training for 3A reversing and coupling/uncoupling test.
  • 4
    3A test.
  • 5
    3B Practical Test
  • 6
    You can complete your Mod 2 and 4 CPC at any point within your training journey.

Training Programme Fees

HGV Driver Training – Cat C+E

£1,915 – £3,355

dependent upon experience of driving large vehicles.

We offer a personalised quotation to every client and you will only ever pay for what you require. What the fee covers:
  • Medical
  • Support applying for provisional licence
  • Study Pack
  • Theory tests
  • CPC training and study pack
  • Mod 2 and Mod 4 CPC tests
  • Practical Training
  • 3A reversing and coupling test
  • 3B Practical Test
  • VAT
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Funding Falcon

Effective date: 16/09/2022. Premier Fleet Solutions Ltd (FRN 983987) has been added as an Appointed Representative under Funding Falcon Ltd (FRN:743100). Premier Fleet Solutions Ltd is an Introducer Appointed Representative (IAR) of Funding Falcon Ltd which is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
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PFS Training is the trading name of Premier Fleet Solutions Limited, which is a company registered in England & Wales.
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