Professional and affordable HGV / LGV Courses within easy reach of Deal, Kent

LGV / HGV Training in Deal

Driver Training Centre is within easy reach from Deal. We are based in Hastings East Sussex and offer HGV / LGV heavy goods vehicle training to acquire your heavy goods vehicle licence. Our courses and timetables are flexible and we offer fully air conditioned classrooms and modern comfortable training vehicles. We are a fully equipped driver training centre with our own off road manouvering facility. We cater for every transport training requirement.

Well Above the National Average.

You might want to work towards your HGV / LGV Category C licence or C+E. No matter what we can help get you qualified. LGV / HGV drivers are in high demand and your qualification can lead to a great job. By choosing us you have a very good chance at passing. Our pass rates are way above the national average, at almost 98%. Go check out our facebook page and see for yourself the recent success stories. We look forward to hearing from you and adding you to our list of successful candidates.

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Training Course Information

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Qualification Guide
Click below to view the steps to becoming a qualified driver.

Following your online enquiry, you will receive details for category of licence required.

Make appointment for medical. Doctors Medicals for licence applications available weekly at our Hastings centre £100.00

Book and pay for your course in advance, you will get FREE admission to our online Theory Test facility, which will give you all the questions and answers required and will prepare you for the theory tests in advance, whilst waiting for your licence to be issued by DVLA.

When you receive your Licence with Provisional Entitlement, you can then Book your Theory Tests by Telephone: 0300 200 1122 or Online: www.direct.gov.uk

You will need:
a. Multiple Choice
b. Hazard Perception
c. Driver CPC Module 2 case studies

When you have passed the relevant theory tests, call our bookings hotline for fast track joining instructions. Tel: 01424 432200

Please remember to send us copies of any theory test papers as you receive them.

Too book your HGV course or for more information.
Call: 01424 432200

HGV / LGV FAQ’s

Frequently asked questions about HGV training. We are always here to talk to you so please call us on 01424 432200 if you have any questions that are not covered below.

These are included in your starter pack.
Category C, this will include the sub category C1
LGV Multiple choice, Hazard perception, LGV Case Studies (Module 2)
Study material is provided on line through our website. (This is included free of charge in your package)
You call 0300 200 1122 or book on line www.gov.uk
At local DVSA theory test centres
We will fast track you for your practical training lessons. These can be taken in 4 or 8 hourly sessions
The test is booked with the DVSA so we cannot guarantee the date of the test, we will endeavour to book your test as close to the training as possible
No, you will have to take your CPC module 4 test before you can drive professionally
  • Doctors Medical
  • Apply for Provisional Licence
  • Theory Tests Hazard Perception, Multiple
Choice & Case Studies (module 2)
  • Attend Practical Training Lessons
  • Practical Test
  • CPC module 4 Practical Demonstration

HGV  Training

We are a flexible HGV training centre with comfortable easy to drive Leyland Daf CF Trucks with automatic gearboxes make the whole training experience very enjoyable. Fully air conditioned classrooms, off road manoeuvring facilities, a fully equipped training centre to cater for every transport training requirement.

Driver CPC Training

35 hrs of Periodic Training is required to maintain licence compliance. Training can be taken in blocks of seven hours or as an intensive course.

Towing & Caravans

We offer C1+E, D1+E towing courses for all categories of vehicles, Horse-box Owners, Cargo Trailers and of course Caravans.

Minibus Training D1

If you drive for hire and reward you will need to gain PCV entitlement. Hire and reward does not mean if you take fares for any journey, it means if you are paid to drive the minibus or bus as part of your duties. We serve Sussex, Kent and further afield with PCV training.

Ambulance Driver Training

We have vehicles specifically for the purpose of training ambulance drivers. To Become an ambulance driver you will need a minimum of a C1 licence due to the weight of the vehicle you will be driving. When an ambulance is loaded with equipment and patients it often falls between 3.5 and 7.5 tonnes.

Forklift Training

Accredited training is available for all categories of Lift Truck Machines and Equipment to cover the requirements of the approved Code of Practice
and Supplementary Guidance for Rider Operated Lift Trucks.

Horsebox Training

We offer C1+E, D1+E towing courses for all categories of vehicles, Horse-box Owners, Cargo Trailers and of course Caravans.