Our LGV 2 Silver Package & LGV 1 Silver Package Combined course will enable you to undertake the theory, practical training and the 3a and 3b driving tests for category C (LGV2) and Category C+E (LGV1) vehicles. The package includes the following:
The course can be tailored to your requirements and includes the following:
D2 application and D4 medical form
Medical – booked for you locally
Theory test revision
Multiple Choice, Hazard Perception and Initial CPC theory tests booked
Theory revision issued – login will be issued so you can start to revise your theory tests on our online revision site
17.5 hours of Cat C driver training inclusive of the 3a and 3b driving tests.
Module 4 CPC Practical exam Periodic CPC Driver Training will be provided if personal drivers licence was issued prior to 1st Jan 1997.
17.5 hours of Cat C+E driver training inclusive of the 3a and 3b driving tests
This course provides both your Cat C & C+E driving with a total of 17.5 hours of training on each including the 3a and 3b driving tests
The initial CPC is required if you wish to drive a vehicle for commercial purposes also known as hire & reward, meaning you are paid to drive.
If you are applying for a LGV (Lorry Licence) or a PCV (Bus Licence) after September 2009 you will be required to complete the initial CPC (module 2 & module 4) as part of the licence acquisition process.
There are two separate tests:
This is a theory test conducted at your local theory test centre. It is a “case study” theory and you will have 75 minutes to complete this test.
The initial CPC is a practical ‘show me – tell me’ test conducted at our training centres by our own DVSA approved MOD 4 examiners.
On the day of your test, you will receive 2.5 hours of training beforehand which will cover all elements of the practical test.
The test is 20 to 30 minutes long and covers questions in the following areas; daily walk-around checks, the ability to prevent physical risk, loading and the security of loads, keeping the vehicle secure, emergency procedures, loaded vehicle dynamics, border crossings, and security procedures.
This encompasses a wide range of situations typically encountered by drivers and is covered in full by our instructors. Both Passenger Vehicles and Goods Vehicles Initial CPC courses can be completed at 2 Start.
Our LGV 2 Silver Package + LGV 1 Silver Package Combined Course can be completed at all our training centres which includes depots in Portsmouth, Southampton, Reading and Worthing.
Each one of our training depots has industry-leading training facilities such as dedicated reversing areas to help ensure you have the best experience possible and to give you the best chance at passing your LGV 2 driving test.
You will be taught by one of our highly experienced and professional LGV 2 instructors who are completely dedicated to ensuring you have all the skills, knowledge, and confidence that you need to be successful in passing your LGV 2 driving test.
Our vehicles are new LF DAFs and have automatic gearboxes and all the modern features you would expect to see on today’s trucks. This will give you the experience of the type of vehicles you would be expected to drive once you have passed your test.
Our training is taught on a 1:1 instructor-trainee ratio which helps ensure you get a high level of dedicated training.
There are several potential questions that your examiner could ask you when completing your cat c test, click on the link below to see which questions you could be asked:
I have enjoyed my time training for my C Class, C+E and module 4 with 2 Start Ltd great instructors and hope to see them when I come back for my periodic CPC (35 hours) thanks
I'm very happy with the team from Reading . I passed the class 2 and class 1 with this Team . Thank you guys for everything specially to Mike and Phil . Good luck to all the students and i'm going to tell you from the start : is not a easy way but try try try .
Passed my class 2 licence and just decided to get back to them for class 1 HGV. Very good vehicles and supportive team. Thank you!
2 Start are a great company. I was with them from the beginning of my hgv training. I past with 4 minors! Very friendly and can also have a laugh.
I had a very positive experience with this company I can highly recommend the Reading 2 start training centre and this is what I sent to the company after my Truck Driving lessons and test which I passed:- I just wanted to make a note that the instructor (Nicky) is very good and helped me a lot she is very professional and I enjoyed the experience of the training she helped me with she is a credit to your team!