Category "D1"

At Teesside LGV Training Ltd we make it easy for you to gain your PCV License. We can handle everything for you, from supplying application forms and arranging your medical through to tailoring courses to your specific needs. We have our own fleet of fully modernised vehicles (we are not brokers). Why not register with the site to take a look at the information you need to get started on the road to becoming a professional driver.

Passenger Carrying Vehicle Category D1 (Minubus 16 Seater)

Who is this aimed at?

  • Drivers wanting a Minibus Licence up to 17 seats for Tax, Private and Public passenger carrying vehicle services
  • Anyone wishing to drive a minibus vehicle weighing above 3,500 kg GVW, Minimum age:21
Training courses generally run for three days with a test on the third day, however longer or shorter courses can be tailored to suit your own needs & requirements. All training is conducted by instructors with numerous years of experiance within the industry; they will help you all the way through the process to enable you to achieve your goal and gain your license.

Minibus and Trailer (Category D1+E)

If you have already passed your Minibus test (category D1) and you need to tow a trailer, then you will need to take a Minibus and Trailer Test (Category D1+E). You do not need to apply for a provisional entitlement as you will automactically have a provisional D1+E added onto your paper counterpart license after passing your D1 test.

The D1+E course has no set duration, it all depends on a number of factors mainly the ability of the candidate. 3 day courses are the most common but we also run 4 day courses and for newly passed D1 candidates they may show the ability to sit the 2 day course.

The setup we have is modern and impressive , it stands out from the crowd when on the roads. The instructors are DVSA approved and registered delivering excellent and as a result this course is becoming more popular and with our professional team we are leading this field.

Who is this aimed at?

Drivers wanting a Minibus Licence with the ability to tow a trailer for Taxi, Private and Public passenger carrying vehicle services, also for group events and social groups such as sports teams, Football clubs, Cricket Clubs, Golf trips.