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  • 2 Ash-Lea Drive
    TF2 7NS Telford
  • 01952 406581
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Approved Vocational Training (AVT)

LGV / PCV / B+E Driver & Instructor Training

www.avtme.co.uk

Tel:  (01952) 406581

TELFORD, Shropshire

A member of the Chequered Flag Training Network

LARGE GOODS VEHICLE (LGV) CATEGORY C (RIGID) AND C+E (TRAILER) DRIVER TRAINING

Your Route to Training

§You must undergo a Medical Examination with a GP locally in order to apply for Provisional Licence entitlement.

§Medical Examination - Form D4 must be completed by a doctor at the examination and be signed by you in his/her presence.  Currently the fee for this is set nationally at £75.00, however we have provided details of a cheaper alternative below.  You will need a Form D4 available ‘on-line’ @ DVLA website or from us.

§Provisional Licence - You must complete form D2 & D4 and forward them along with your driving licence to DVLA Swansea.  The fee for adding provisional Category C entitlement to your licence is now FREE.

(We can supply and complete these forms on your behalf if you wish, at no cost to you).   REMEMBER TO USE BLACK INK when completing the forms.

Theory Test & Initial Driver CPC (DCPC):

It is now a requirement to pass a Theory Test for any Category C vehicles.

From 10th September 2009 all truck drivers (Categories C1, C1+E, C, C+E) will also have to gain the DCPC qualification

To become a driver and successfully gain the DRIVER CPC (DCPC) a new driver must pass the following 4 modules:

1. Theory and Hazard Awareness test.

2. DCPC - Case study questions and answers.  The candidate will be shown case studies and then asked questions about them (PC based).

3. Driver Training & DSA Driving Test.

4. DCPC – (Done after the driving test) a static practical test ‘Show me tell me’ questions.  (DSA Test) The candidate will be asked questions about certain topics such as how to correctly restrain a load using various load restraints and asked to demonstrate their knowledge e.g. using a ratchet strap (Practical).  We can provide a 4 hour instructional session on the vehicle, prior to the DCPC Mod 4 test.

We also cover cat D and D1 (Minibus driver training along with Cat B+E (Car & Trailer / Caravan training.

Please email or call for more information and fee's.

Driver CPC



Approved Vocational Training (AVT) in summary

Education levels

  • Vocational courses

Subject areas

  • Driver Training

Types of courses

  • Adult education
  • Full time
  • Part time