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A guide to becoming an LGV and PCV driver

With GTG you will be assigned a dedicated Account Manager to help you through every step of the journey. We will arrange your medical examination with our Doctor at GTG and even assist you in completing all of the necessary paperwork. You can contact your Account Manager at any time for assistance with the training process.

At GTG we also work closely with many businesses offering driver vacancies, your Account Manager can assist with introductions to these companies if you are requiring assistance with employability.

We offer a range of driver training for all vehicle types. If you're interested in booking a driver training course, please contact our team of experts who will assist to make sure you get the correct training you need to get your career on the road.

Vehicle type Previous qualification required
Cat B (Car) Provisional Car (B) Entitlement
Cat B+E (Car + Trailer) Car Licence and Provisional Car + Trailer (B+E) Entitlement
Cat C1 Lorry (HGV) up to 7.5 tonnes Car Licence and Provisional Car + Trailer (B+E) Entitlement
Cat C1+E Lorry (HGV) up to 7.5 tonnes and Trailer - if passed C1 Driving Test Provisional C1+E Entitlement
Cat C1+E Lorry (HGV) up to 7.5 tonnes and Trailer - if gained C1 Licence through Grandfather Rights Medical, Provisional C1+E Entitlement, LGV Theory Tests
Cat C Lorry (HGV) over 7.5 tonnes Medical, Provisional C Entitlement, LGV Theory Tests
Cat C+E Articulated Vehicle (HGV) + Trailer Category C Licence and Provisional C+E Entitlement
Cat D1 Minibus (9-16 Seats) Medical, Provisional D1 Entitlement, PCV Theory Tests
Cat D Bus (more than 16 seats) Medical, Provisional D1 Entitlement, PCV Theory Tests
Defensive Driving Courses Hold Category of Vehicle on Driving Licence that they wish to conduct Defensive Driving Training

Which course is right for you?

Not sure which course is right for you? Our team of advisors are here to help, let us know about your current or desired role and we'll ensure you get the training you need to get you on the road! Enquire below or give us a call: Glasgow: 0141 950 5600 | Edinburgh: 0131 333 6833 | West Midlands: 01902 308090

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