Are we the only ones qualified? You would expect that only trained, professional, government approved instructors with years of driving experience would be able to become LGV and PCV driving instructors (car instructors have to be ADI qualified). However, you would be wrong, any person that has held a...Read More
National Register of LGV Instructors
2 Start Training are an accredited center for the delivery of the National Register of LGV Instructors Course. This is now the replacement of the DSA LGV Instructors course with all elements now being tested on 1 day at approved centers. As a approved center we provide the vehicles to train in, on site reversing area, classroom facilities and highly experience qualified instructors. Below you can find the course stages you would need to take to become an approved LGV Instructor.
PART ONE- THEORY TEST
90 minutes test, 100 multiple choice questions covering instructional techniques, legislation, The Highway Code and Safe driving and testing.
The overall pass mark is 85% and you also need to achieve a minimum of 80% in each of the 4 subject areas.
PART TWO – PRACTICAL DRIVING ABILITY
A minimum one hour drive. You cannot incur any more than 6 driving faults and you must not incur any serious or dangerous faults.
You will be asked to do one of two off road exercises (chosen on the day by the examiner)
A 60-minute role play in-cab training test. Your examination scenario is sent to your chosen examination center 3 working days before your examination to allow you time to prepare.
PART THREE – IN CAB TRAINING
20 minutes – Deliver training for a new skill
20 minutes – Remedial Training for a candidate suffering skill fade
20 minutes – Demonstration drive & commentary (post-test failure)
PART FOUR – CLASSROOM TRAINING
A 30-minute role play classroom training test.
Your examination scenario is sent to your chosen examination center 3 working days before your examination to allow you time to prepare. The pass mark is 84/120.
Full training course 10 Days or can be condensed into a 5 day intensive course 1:1 if required
After Successful Completion –
Upon completion of your LGV Instructors course, to finalise enrollment, a completed registration form agreeing to the terms and conditions must be sent with all documents for approval. The registration number / photo card will be issued within 10 – 15 days, and will be valid for 5 years.