What we do as an HGV training provider

If you want to get your HGV driving licence, we can make the whole process easy for you. We are based in Surrey in the UK. Our HGV training is starting to be noticed, and we won the best HGV training company in the UK for 2021, 2022 and 2023.

We train in our vehicles, which we all take pride in.If you are looking for an HGV career, we can point you in the right direction.Read More

HGV Driver Training at GS Driver Training

HGV/LGV/PCV Driving Licence Test

The HGV/LGV/PCV driving test consists of these key components:

The HGV/LGV/PCV Theory test

The HGV/LGV/PCV Practical test

The HGV/PVC Theory test is in two parts:

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Multiple Choice

  • The questions cover various topics, including traffic signs and signals, road regulations, vehicle safety, load securing, and other essential aspects of safe HGV driving.
  • This Multiple-choice test is 1 hour and 55 minutes.
  • Within this time, you will be required to answer 100 Multiple-choice questions.
  • You must score 85 out of the potential 100 marks to pass this test.

Hazard Perception Test

The Hazard Perception test consists of 19 one-minute videos featuring 20 Hazards.

In order to identify the Hazards, you will need to correctly click on the screen for any developing Hazards you see. A developing Hazard is anything that will cause you as a driver to take action on the road.

Clips are scored from 1/5 points depending on how quickly you identify a Hazard. The pass mark for this test is 67 out of 100.

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Everything You Need to Know about Periodic CPC  

Driver CPC

Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) is a qualification that is required for anyone who drives professionally, either as part of their job or to make money. It is obligatory for commercial drivers in the UK, who are responsible for driving goods vehicles of more than 3.5 tonnes and passenger-carrying vehicles of 9 seats or more. Drivers must complete 35 hours of periodic training every five years to ensure their skills and knowledge remain up-to-date.

LGV/PCV Practical Driving Test

The LGV/PCV Practical Driving test elements are:

Reverse Driving Test CPC Mod3a- This must be obtained before you can undertake your practical on-road driving test.

  • Five show-and-tell questions
  • You must drive competently continuously for 1 hour
  • You must drive independently for 10 ten minutes following road signs
  • During the test, you must not exceed more than 12 minor Driving faults

Please note:

An accumulation of more than 3 of the same minor faults may result in failing your test.

In order to ensure you are ready to take your practical test please ensure you have completed your medical, passed and obtained you theory tests certificates and passed your reverse test. You must have completed all to be able to sit your Practical Driving Test. A qualified DVSA examiner will ensure you meet the required standard. Yon will be briefed in the vehicle of how the test went.

Our Training Courses

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Why Choose Us?

Years of Experience in HGV/LGV Training

LGV driver training courses

Vehicles in a Modern Fleet

Expert and Professional Training

GS Driver Training has earned multiple awards for the quality of our training

Satisfied Customers

We provide professional services to our clients leveraging our years of experience while keeping the training costs low and quality high.

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Happy Customer GS Driver Training

"Passed my HGV training Class 2 a few weeks ago and have already been promoted at work! These guys and girls are great, they make sure you are relaxed and happy and are very supportive, knowledgeable and professional. I would highly recommend them to everyone looking to advance their driving career! Their training sticks too... Every time I stop at the lights, or a junction I mutter under my breath "Tyres and tarmac" ;-D ... Well done guys""

Steve Panter

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