Specialist HGV Training Leicester
Achieve your HGV licence fast and simply at our specialist training facility in Leicester.
Immediate space available for HGV training in Leicester
Some of the highest pass rates in midland test centres
DVSA & JAUPT approved HGV training courses
Easy-to-use online theory training materials
Support and advice throughout
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At HGV Training Network, we offer proven HGV training in Leicester that’ll open the door to a rewarding and high-paid driving career. With our professional training programmes, you’ll gain the essential training and knowledge needed to obtain your HGV licence.
Call our dedicated team on 0800 254 5007 to begin your HGV training today!
Why retrain for HGV Training in Leicester with HGV Training Network?
It can be difficult to find a specialist HGV training centre in Leicester – our professional training programmes based in the Midlands are the best place to begin your new driving career.
Our easy-to-access HGV training centre located in Leicester is equipped with the tools you need to become a confident HGV driver.
If you choose us, you’ll embark on a professional HGV training programme with an expert instructor to help you pass comfortably.
Why become an HGV driver in Leicester?
Entering the HGV driving industry is highly beneficial and fulfilling – at entry level, you could earn a delightful £40,000 yearly salary.
As HGV drivers are in short supply presently due to 4,000 drivers retiring per year, HGV driving comes with an added advantage of job security – corporations will pay you handsomely to keep their business functioning.
Plus, you’ll learn many interchangeable skills to utilise in other driving positions – who knows, you teach your trade and become an HGV driving instructor down the line.
Why start HGV Training in Leicester with HGV Training Network?
At HGV Training Network, we provide professional HGV training in Leicester that paves the way to an fun and rewarding driving career.
All the instructors we recruit have first-hand experience in the HGV industry and will help you to feel confident as you learn the ins and outs of HGV driving.
Our team will happily assist you in organising medical assessments, theory and practical tests and your CPC certificate of professional competence qualification. Through our dedicated recruitment partner, we’ll also helping with finding HGV driver openings after qualifying.
Pricing and finance options for HGV driver training in Leicester
Worried about the cost of training and a loss of earnings?
HGV Training Network is proud to be the only training provider with a range of pricing and finance options for learners. This includes our Train Now and Pay Later finance, which allows you to spread the cost over a 36-month period, enabling you to change careers without the financial implications.
19.9% APR! Lowest in the industry
Fast and easy application takes 5 minutes
Soft Search that doesn’t affect your credit score
UK Customer service and support throughout
Some of the highest approval rates in the industry
Pay your loan off early without penalty!
Frequently Asked Questions
Why choose the HGV Training Network?
At HGV Training Network, we offer the most extensive HGV training in Leicester. Our team of professionals are committed to helping you with the training procedure and provide the following:
- Your medical exam
- Tuition and revision
- Your provisional application
- Booking your HGV theory and practical tests
- Supporting you with your CPC qualification
Once your training has ended and you have your licence, we can assist in securing your first professional HGV driving position through our trusted recruitment partners.
How expensive is HGV training in Leicester?
HGV training costs in Leicester will differ from person to person and depend on the amount of tuition you need.
If you have past experience learning how to manoeuvre HGVs, you’ll probably require less tuition. But, if you’re a beginner, you’ll need a lot more. At HGV Training Network, we adapt our programmes to each learner and offer flexible financing to split the cost of your course.
Desperate to get started? Contact us today and we’ll tailor a training package to fit your needs.
Where will I perform my HGV training in Leicester?
If you live in Leicester or the surrounding area, we have a specialist facility located close by.
Or, if you’d prefer another location, you can do your training in one of our many training centres up and down the UK – so, even if you’re relocating, you’re sure to find a training facility near you.
Click here to view the full list of our locations.
Is earning an HGV licence difficult?
Obtaining your HGV licence is like any other qualification – if you take the time to work hard, revise and learn from an experienced instructor with expert knowledge, you should achieve your licence easily. Specialist instructors will offer you valuable advice that makes your learning journey simpler.
Remember, everyone learns at their own pace – if you’re a great driver, you could utilise your skill and expand into the HGV driving sector.
Will HGV Training Network help me to earn my first HGV driver role?
Yes – once you successfully pass your test and obtain your HGV licence, our recruitment partner Blue Arrow will search to partner you with a role that best fits your criteria.
Blue Arrow are a successful recruitment agency with proven results in finding professional driver openings for newly qualified HGV drivers. This will save you from scrolling through roles that require 2+ years of experience driving HGVs, which poses an issue for those just entering the industry.
If you’re rearing to enter the fulfilling industry of HGV driving and begin your HGV training in Leicester, contact us today.
After passing my test and obtaining my HGV licence in Leicester, what vehicles can I drive?
There is a selection of different vehicle types you could drive with an HGV licence.
CLASS 2 – CAT-C
The Category C licence permits drivers to drive vehicles with a minimum capacity of 3.5 tonnes and a max of 32 tonnes.
Most businesses depend on class 2’s and driving one can earn an average yearly salary of up to £30,000 which makes them very attractive to drive.
CLASS 1 – CAT C+E
The Category C+E licence, allows you to operate lorries with a max weight limit of 44 tonnes.
You must have a Cat C licence to gain a Class 1 licence – but the added qualification is incredibly rewarding – drivers of C+E vehicles earn the highest salaries, averaging £40k annually.
7.5 TON – CAT C1
The Cat C1 vehicles are used mostly in delivery driving in urban areas. This licence must be obtained in order to drive ambulances, and horse boxes. A CAT 1 licence permits drivers to manoeuvre vehicles above 3.5 tons but not exceeding 7.5 tons.
Drivers of CAT 1s can earn a great-watering salary, with annual wages averaging £24,000.
Are you interested in starting HGV training in Leicester? Why not contact us today?