Mantra Learning

Telephone: 0333 220 6646

LGV driver training commercial course

Licence acquisition training

The LGV / HGV driver training course prepares learners to obtain their LGV Cat C1, C or C+E licence enabling them to drive goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes.

The course

Mantra Skills will provide the learner with all the skills and knowledge to become a professional Heavy Goods Vehicle driver. Our training follows a one-hour initial driving assessment so we get a good idea of how many hours will be required to achieve test standard.


Why Mantra?

Mantra Learning have been providing HGV driver training for 50 years and have built up considerable experience of what works and what doesn't.

Mantra boasts two off-road manoeuvring pads built to Driving Standards Agency (DSA) specifications.

Mantra is also an approved centre for Driver CPC periodic training.



On completion of the course, learners will be ready to take a test to obtain their professional LGV driving licence and Driver Qualification Card enabling them to drive goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes.


Course stages

To acquire a licence the driver needs to complete all the stages listed below:

  • Medical test
  • Theory test
  • Hazard perception test
  • 1 hour pre-training assessment drive
  • Driver training
  • Driver CPC case studies
  • Practical test
  • Driver CPC practical demonstration


Opportunities for further development

Drivers may wish to acquire their Cat C+E licence, which will allow them to drive articulated vehicles.

Learners can progress to a Driving Goods Vehicle Apprenticeship to further improve their driving skills.


Course Dates

Please call us on 0800 389 5283 or send us your enquiry via our online form
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Code: LGV-C

Aimed at: Anyone over the age of 18 and holds a full car (Cat B) licence

Location: Warrington,Manchester

Length of qualification: Dependent on skills and aptitude

Funding: None

Employer commitment: Time for training

For enrolment:
Freephone: 0800 389 5283

Mantra training centres are easily accessible from: St Helens . Liverpool . Birkenhead . Crewe . Chester . Wrexham . Northwich . Runcorn . Widnes . Wigan . Bolton . Bury . Rochdale . Oldham . Ashton . Trafford Park . Stockport . Macclesfield