Light Rigid (LR)

TLILIC2014B Licence to drive a light rigid vehicle

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION

On completion of your training and assessment you will be able to drive any rigid vehicle including:

  • A rigid truck above 4.5 tonnes GVM but less than or equal to 8 tonnes GVM
  • A rigid bus with less than or equal to 8 tonnes GVM or seats more than 12 adults including the driver

ELIGIBILITY

  • You must be at least 19 years old
  • You must have held an Australian photo drivers licence for at least 12 months
  • No previous heavy vehicle driving experience necessary

TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

This licence will allow you to drive a light rigid vehicle including trucks and buses used for aged care homes, schools, clubs and sporting organisations. You will learn:

  • Road Law
  • Cabin checks
  • Pre-driving safety inspections
  • Starting and stopping sequence
  • Turning and handling
  • Reversing and manoeuvring
  • Vehicle positioning
  • Required knowledge

Assessment is a one-on-one road test with an approved RTA Assessor.

EQUIPMENT

We provide registered light rigid vehicles for your training, loaded to at least 75% of legal weight (except for passenger vehicles).

The load must be restrained in accordance with load restraint guide.

WHAT TO BRING

  • Current NSW photo licence or truck licence
  • Log Book
  • Wear closed-in shoes

WE TRAIN 7 DAYS A WEEK

We are open and training 7 days a week for your convenience. It’s essential to book ahead so complete the online booking form or email us at info@lensdrivingschool.com.au

TRAINING TIMES

Start Time 6.30am

Finish Time 4.00pm (dependent on experience)

Follow this link to download the Light Rigid (LR) Driver Knowledge Test.

Download a brochure.