HOW TO GAIN YOUR C1 LICENCE

Step 1

Order on line (DVLA website) or pick up a D2 pack from the Post Office.

Step 2

Complete the D2 form with your driving licence details. The D4 form needs to be completed by a medical doctor.

Step 3

Once both forms are completed, send off to the DVLA who will take 3-4 weeks to return.

Step 4

Book your LGV theory test (Module 1). You will be asked 100 questions. The pass mark is 85%. Book the Hazard Perception test (Module 2). This consists of 19 video clips – the pass mark is 67%. Theory test.

Step 5

Once you have passed Module 1 and 2, call us to arrange an assessment or to book your course followed by the DVSA test. Practical test booking service.

The driver CPC initial qualification (hire and reward)

To gain your CPC you will need to take an additional two tests. These are:

The Driver CPC case studies - this is a computer-based exercise with 7 studies based on real-life situations – e.g. driving in icy conditions.

The Driver CPC practical demonstration test - this takes 30 minutes – you will need to show you can keep your vehicle safe and secure, e.g. loading your vehicle safely.

https://www.gov.uk/driver-certificate-of-professional-competence-cpc/when-you-dont-need-driver-cpc

The DSA Test

The C1 test lasts approximately 90 minutes. It consists of five show me tell me questions and one reversing manoeuvre off road. 60 minutes are attributed to an on road drive. At the end of the test, the examiner will give you a full debrief along with your result.