LGV Category C+E (Artic)

Category C+E – Articulated / Class 1 Driver Training

The C+E Articulated, Known as ‘Class 1’ is for vehicles with tractor unit & trailer with the combined weight of the legal maximum of up to 44 tonnes.

The vehicle is Automatic –  if you have the manual car licence, you can pass in an automatic vehicle and the manual licence will carry over. By passing this course you will also be able to tow with – B+E (Car & trailer), C1+E (7.5ton & Trailer) and Wagon and Drag!

The Steps to Gain this licence
  • HGV/LGV Medical Test
  • Apply for you provisional licence
  • Multiple Choice & Hazard Perception Theory Test
  • Practical Training & Test
  • You may also need driver CPC depending on what you are using this licence for, if you have any queries our team can help just call 01603 731788 or fill out the contact form (main menu)

 

C+E (Artic) £70ph + VAT 

From C or D to C+E – The below courses up to 24 hours are only suitable for those that have experience with large vehicles such as Rigid or Buses. 

2 Days – 16 Hour £1120 + VAT (£224) + Test Fee (£115) = £1459 

3 Days – 20 Hour £1400 + VAT (£280) + Test Fee (£115) = £1795 

3 Days – 24 Hour £1680 + VAT (£336) + Test Fee (£115) = £2131 

 

From Car to Artic We would recommend the 36/40 hour course, However, if you are a confident driver and believe less hours would suffice, we have these options for you.  

4 Days – 28 Hour £1960 + VAT (£392) + Test Fee (£115) = £2467 

4 Days – 32 Hour £2240 + VAT (£448) + Test Fee (£115) = £2803 

5 Days – 36 Hour £2520 + VAT (£504) + Test Fee (£115) = £3139 

5 Days – 40 Hour £2800 + VAT (£560) + Test Fee (£115) = £3475 

All of the above courses include unlimited (during course) 3A (reversing/coupling) tests that will be carried out at our DVSA approved training area. We have our own qualified examiners who will assess you. This will be carried out a minimum of 24 hours before taking your 3B (on-road) test at the DVSA test centre.

 

Costs for Category C+E Retest:

In the event you don’t pass first time, A retest will be required, This is charged at 4 hours training + VAT + Test Fee.

Category C +E Retest £280 + VAT (£56) + Test Fee (£115) = £451

Additional training is available in blocks of 4 (half day) or 8 (full day) charged at the hourly rate above.

 

Our Vehicles

Our Training Vehicles well exceed the minimum vehicle requirements of the DVSA.  They are mainly Volvo and Scania which are modern and regularly maintained. We look after our Training Vehicles as they are our biggest advert!

If you are unsure of anything or have any questions in general, Please feel free to contact us via phone 01603 731788 or email admin@ecdtraining.co.uk as we’ll be more than happy to help.