Light Rigid (LR) Licence Training & Assessment

TLILIC2014 – Licence To Drive a Light Rigid Vehicle

In order to obtain any Heavy Vehicle Licence in NSW, it is the law that you complete a Heavy Vehicle Competency Based Assessment (HVCBA) with an Accredited Training Provider.

At Core Driving School we are accredited to provide all aspects of theory and practical training and assessment to ensure you obtain your licence as soon as possible. We have extensive experience in training and assessing for LR licences and recently updated our LR bus used for running the course. Our LR Licence course is frequently attended by those wishing to join NSW Ambulance so that they are able to safely operate these vehicles.

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LR Truck Licence Training
Small trucks with a gross vehicle mass up to 8 tonnes.
Any towed trailer must not weigh more than 9 tonnes
Buses that seat more than 12 adults (including the driver) up to 8 tonnes.

The Light Rigid Licence course is run in two parts. Firstly with a trainer who will guide you through each skill required in the assessment and then the assessor. It can generally be completed in one day unless a student requires a little more time working on a particular skill. At Core Driving School it is our goal to ensure all students are equipped with all the necessary skills required to pass their assessment with confidence.

Under AQF/HVCBA, drivers are assessed against specific criteria relating to the safe operation of heavy vehicles. The assessment is then conducted under a range of conditions. The assessor must be accredited by the Transport for NSW and meet requirement under AQF/HVCBA, so that your training and assessment are conducted by different assessors. At Core Driving School we look after this for you and ensure that the assessor that delivers your training will not be the same assessor that conducts your Final Competency Assessment.

HOW TO GET A LIGHT RIGID TRUCK LICENCE?

To be eligible to attend the LR Licence course you must;

Have held a class C licence (except a Learner licence) or equivalent for one year or more.

Please note that any time spent on a P1 licence counts towards the year total however you are unable to practice on an LR vehicle or obtain an LR licence until you hold a P2 or full class C licence.

In order to attend a Light Rigid Licence course you must first attend a Service NSW office in person and;

LIGHT RIGID LICENCE COURSE PRE-REQUISITES

Provide a Completed Licence Application Form
Provide acceptable proof of idnetity
Pass an eyesight test
Provide a medical report (If applicable)
Pass the LR knowledge test
Pay the appropriate fee

You will then be issued with a Heavy Vehicle HVCBA Learner’s Log Book and a copy of the Guide to Heavy Vehicle Competency Based Assessment. The guide will provide you with all the necessary information required regarding what tasks you need to complete in the training and your final assessment. All progress is recorded in your log book which shows your progress in developing the skills required to upgrade your licence. It is important that you keep your Log Book until you have passed your final assessment.

Once you have successfully completed your Final Competency Assessment you simply attend an Service NSW centre to be issued with your upgraded licence.

We offer all our courses in the Sydney, Penrith, Campbelltown, Newcastle, Central Coast and Wollongong regions. We offer flexible training hours, including early morning and in the afternoons to fit with your schedule. If you meet appropriate criteria and wish to obtain your Light Rigid Licence, please call us on 1800 00 CORE or book online to ensure your place in our next LR course.

What People Say about Core Driving School

I did my HC with Core Driving any all I can say is amazing service from Start to finish
Adyan gaming
Adyan gaming
21:51 20 Jan 22
I done my truck license with these guys today. Wow what a great experience, the guys were all so friendly. My trainer and assessor were amazing they made me feel comfortable and confident. I would highly recommend can’t thank you guys enough 🙂
Candy Jones
Candy Jones
06:57 16 Jan 22
Isaak is a great instructor, THE BEST teacher. Couldn’t recommend enough if you’re going for your HR road ranger licence.Edit: Came back a year later to upgrade to MC (takes 2 days as you do HC 1 day, then MC the next), I had Ty as my instructor and Isaak did my assessment. Once again unreal tutorship with Ty giving me clear, concise instructions and awesome tips and tricks on the big step up. Isaak, professional as always doing my assessment. AGAIN, couldn't recommend enough!! Thank you to the whole team!! I'll see you on the highway!!
Keiran Delaney
Keiran Delaney
06:35 16 Jan 22
One of the best place to get your licence amazing trainers and best customer service
mohammed hamza
mohammed hamza
05:32 14 Jan 22
I am very satisfied with the training and the out come of the course, I did my HC licence with Core Truck Driving School and I know I needed extra time to complete this course and they assisted in every way.Big thank you to the stuff, I'm very grateful.Mr. Ben Dawson.
8786 Dawson
8786 Dawson
23:16 13 Jan 22
Best driving school again I came back for my HC upgrade and I can’t fault these people. Last year I did my HR RR. Would give them 10 stars if i could
Osman Dadoun
Osman Dadoun
04:02 05 Jan 22
Thank you Elda and Brongo at Core Driving School for helping me to get my HR license. All staff are very professional and experienced.they are the best in Sydney.very helpful and informative the whole way.I highly recommend everyone to go with them.
Hanna Attalla
Hanna Attalla
15:19 19 Dec 21
It’s no coincidence this company has 5 star ratings. Don’t hesitate & book with the best truck driving school in Sydney.
Ethan Abraham
Ethan Abraham
04:18 10 Dec 21
I had Vince as my instructor he’s a great bloke would recommend him if you can book him in he fixed up all the little errors I was making and is a great person to drive with. 👍👍
Mitch Ross
Mitch Ross
22:17 08 Dec 21
Great service and professional trainers
Trent Morgan
Trent Morgan
04:09 07 Dec 21
Great staff and I learnt so much. Would definitely recommend
Hamed Ghorbani
Hamed Ghorbani
06:11 25 Nov 21
Great experience
AFM Property Maintenance
AFM Property Maintenance
03:02 25 Nov 21
Car Carrier Australia
Car Carrier Australia
20:07 24 Nov 21
Amazing people, great service and a lot of knowledge.Thanks again to CORE team
Adam Joe Seng
Adam Joe Seng
20:06 24 Nov 21
Great training great people
tim o`sullivan
tim o`sullivan
21:41 12 Nov 21
I was trained by Core for my HR, HC & MC license and every lesson / assessment I had with them was a unreal experience. the staff are extremely professional and patient. the equipment is also neat and tidy. thank you again Isaak, Elda, Bill, Ty and Branco.
Tyler Noble
Tyler Noble
02:01 08 Nov 21
Great learning experience highly recommend they gave me extra time before my test for extra confidence really nice people and easy to talk to
blake mumberson
blake mumberson
23:30 07 Nov 21
Best in Sydney customer service and easy to understand
Daniel Abali
Daniel Abali
02:58 06 Nov 21
Bill and Branko both conducted my training and assessment in a professional manner .
Samundra K C
Samundra K C
03:26 03 Nov 21
Excellent training from the trainers,very helpful,definitely the place to get your truck licenses.
Zoheb Aiyub
Zoheb Aiyub
02:23 02 Nov 21
Great coaching very friendly .
wai lin
wai lin
04:37 01 Nov 21
Best driving schoolIn universe i done all my upgrades with CoreThanks again !! You guys are Amazing
Mohamad Abhar
Mohamad Abhar
00:14 29 Oct 21
Training was done extremely well and upon completion I felt very competent in my heavy vehicle driving. Highly recommend Core Driving School!!
David Gitau
David Gitau
02:54 05 Oct 21
Highly recommended, Elda and her team is awesome.
Fahim Hashmi
Fahim Hashmi
16:30 18 Sep 21
I would give these people 10 stars if I couldWhat an experience ,great guys and thanks again
Franco Riccio
Franco Riccio
22:44 21 Aug 21
A friendly team who give very good instructions, very understanding and willing to go at whatever pace necessary to give you a good foundation for truck driving.
David Smalle
David Smalle
09:50 21 Aug 21
Had a bad first day training, but Frank & Elda were so good at getting my confidence back up to return & passed my test! Don't look anywhere else, these guys train you properly & do it in a very friendly fashion. Thank you so much
Shaun Brennan
Shaun Brennan
11:13 18 Aug 21
Great bunch of guys. All willing to help and go that extra step so you understand. Very friendly and effective approach to teaching. Recommending family and colleagues for licensing upgrades!
LUIS MATTI
LUIS MATTI
05:48 13 Aug 21
Brian Traynor
Brian Traynor
05:35 13 Aug 21
They are the best of the best highly recommend!!
Logyn Honnery
Logyn Honnery
06:14 11 Aug 21
naim hajji
naim hajji
02:08 10 Aug 21
One of the best schools out there, best service and best trainers
Sevan Esho
Sevan Esho
04:06 09 Aug 21
Completed my HR with CORE. AMAZING service thanks
Mehdi Darabi
Mehdi Darabi
04:00 09 Aug 21
The best driving school I've ever been. I'll be back for any other skills that I may need later.
Saeed Lotfi
Saeed Lotfi
03:01 08 Aug 21
Thanks to the team at Core for training me to a competent heavy vehicle operator.Highly recommend CORE to all family and friends.
Youkhanasameer@gmail.com Sameeryoukhana
Youkhanasameer@gmail.com Sameeryoukhana
05:23 06 Aug 21
Best driving school in Sydney
Ali Mansourian
Ali Mansourian
22:15 26 Jul 21
Amazing Team there at Core, friendly and very well informed in all aspects of Transport. Booked last minute and they were very accommodating.They also express genuine Joy for you when you pass your test. Would HIGHLY recommended to anyone seeking a license in anything.
Matthew Pedini
Matthew Pedini
07:14 25 Jul 21
I got my HC about two years ago and today I went back for my MC honestly I can’t thank them enough for the experience and knowledge they passed on to me, highly recommended well worth every single dollar thank you guys again.
Laith Sabih
Laith Sabih
04:54 25 Jul 21
Removed my B condition on my HR licence. Izaak was an amazing and made me feel comfortable with the characteristics of the road-ranger gearbox. We managed to pump it out and had finished the test by 1pm.I would recommend core training to anyone looking to upgrade their licence.
Nathan Ignatius
Nathan Ignatius
03:33 23 Jul 21
Just passed my MC and I’m sooooo happy. these guys are amazing, without their support I could not have done it. Thanks to everyone at CORE. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!!
Emil Szucs
Emil Szucs
05:54 16 Jul 21
Amazing instructor, passed first time!I would highly recommend, very supportive staff and instructors
Snehal Patel
Snehal Patel
05:37 16 Jul 21
Thank you Isaak and the team at Core Driving School for helping me upgrade from HR to MC licence + Road Ranger. Extremely professional and experienced staff with exceptional industry knowledge. I'll be sending all of our drivers requiring upgrades to Core.
Remy Popovic
Remy Popovic
23:48 15 Jul 21
great instructors and all round great service
Sam Vlahos
Sam Vlahos
06:29 15 Jul 21
I cam to Isaak for my MC license, as i was referred by My Mates. Amazing services. They make sure you competent 100 % and very helpful.
Mohammad Reza Asadi
Mohammad Reza Asadi
23:55 14 Jul 21
My experience with Core driving school was incredible. The staff and instructors are extremely kind and encouraging as well as being extremely well trained and professional. I would highly recommend them for any training involving heavy vehicles.
Nathan Hoffman
Nathan Hoffman
01:40 08 Jul 21
Very good experience, highly recommended!
Alan Guo
Alan Guo
22:35 07 Jul 21
I am happy for choose this school i got my mc licence they trained very well thank you so much all the best
ganbaatar gansukh
ganbaatar gansukh
05:45 05 Jul 21
Top 10/10, thank you
Agung Kwestanto
Agung Kwestanto
23:53 02 Jul 21
I just recently completed my LR course with Core Driving School and the entire process was easy, welcoming and professional. Highly recommend this driving school to anyone wishing to update their license class!
Anthea Perez-Petrakis
Anthea Perez-Petrakis
06:27 02 Jul 21
Core Truck Driving School is definitely the school to choose. The great experience starts from the moment they receive your call. Elda greets you with a friendly, informative attitude and guides you from A to Z. The moment they received me at 6:00 am the serious training began. We were given clear instructions and expectations of the day and the course (Issac). Yes, a lot to learn in one day, it was intense, but inclusive. I did my HR training- with one experienced instructor (Bill), sat for the test, was evaluated by another experienced instructor (Frank), and passed my HR driving test all on the same day.Their professional attitude from start to finish was absolutely amazing. I would highly recommend them for any license, they know what they are doing.
Amirra Hajje
Amirra Hajje
11:31 01 Jul 21
Awesome place to get your license. Everyone very helpful
The Fix Cold Pressed Juice
The Fix Cold Pressed Juice
22:26 30 Jun 21
I am so glad I used these guys. I was Completely green with truck driving, and after a day with these gentlemen I feel confident to step into a truck and drive. No waiting around just straight to the point. Truck was easy to use, highly recommend using core driving school.
Richie Jaskolski
Richie Jaskolski
06:06 30 Jun 21
I was Referred to Core Driving School for my MT Upgrade, Very lovely people with so much knowledge. Thanks for the BEST service.
Abdalla Mazin
Abdalla Mazin
22:11 29 Jun 21
Feras Sairawan
Feras Sairawan
04:47 29 Jun 21
Caldera Film Productions
Caldera Film Productions
02:01 29 Jun 21
Amazing teachers - strict (which is good for safety). Very honest and they take their time to ensure you learn everything properly. After looking on the internet for many companies, I’m happy that I chose this one. Keep up the good work! 😊
Jorge Sousa
Jorge Sousa
01:55 29 Jun 21
100 percent recommended, nice customer service, very good trainers.
Yasoaa Sabeeh
Yasoaa Sabeeh
01:49 29 Jun 21
Great teaching, very patient and well maintained heavy vehicles. No issues with clutch adjustments at all.
Aaron P
Aaron P
05:23 28 Jun 21
I came all the way from Newcastle and I don't regret it , passed with flying colours thanks to Core team. Simply amazing
Jamie Fowler
Jamie Fowler
03:39 28 Jun 21
Tyron Maling
Tyron Maling
20:51 27 Jun 21
Passed with 100 points thanks to the legends
Marley Gracie
Marley Gracie
05:03 25 Jun 21
Very kind and very helpful, upgraded to my HR truck licence in 1 day. very professional.
Dylan Smith
Dylan Smith
03:57 25 Jun 21
Awesome experience from booking in to the great instructors, giving feedback. The guys at Core don't pass anyone. They are super compliant. Highly recommend.
Benjamin Pike
Benjamin Pike
03:40 25 Jun 21
I did my MR course with Core driving school very professional and take no short cuts I the training thank you again
Lobsang Gyatso
Lobsang Gyatso
22:28 23 Jun 21
It's very simple, if you want to learn and get your licence in one day without any problems, choose this school. Best truck school with no doubt with Tyron and Isaac and great customer service by Elda.
Ahmad kanbar احمد قنبر
Ahmad kanbar احمد قنبر
08:56 23 Jun 21
Professional people, no shortcuts, teach you all the required skill you need on the road. Thanks to the Core Team.
Arun Sharma
Arun Sharma
05:30 18 Jun 21
Got in early abs got out by 130 , passed the test and got the licence . Would recommend
Chris Connolly
Chris Connolly
03:37 18 Jun 21
Teo Pilipczuk
Teo Pilipczuk
03:35 18 Jun 21
Attended the MR License trading course and test at Core Driving School in June 2021. Instructors were all friendly knowledgeable and helpful. Learnt a lot and passed the test later in the day. Strongly recommended.
Ed Darmanin
Ed Darmanin
03:44 17 Jun 21
Great day with comprehensive instruction and constructive feedback! Thanks
Brent Beaumont
Brent Beaumont
04:08 16 Jun 21
I enjoyed the staff, very friendly and effective when it comes to training I will recommend them to family and friends
Fresh Prince
Fresh Prince
04:04 16 Jun 21
I completed me and a friend both completed HR with Core driving School and can’t be more thankful. Awesome bunch of trainers and staff
Ninos Odisho
Ninos Odisho
04:00 16 Jun 21
Completed my HR today with Core and i can't fault them , professional form start to end. Thank you
Zaya Warda
Zaya Warda
03:51 16 Jun 21
Wayne Thomas
Wayne Thomas
06:06 13 Jun 21
Nitish Kumar
Nitish Kumar
05:49 11 Jun 21
Great experience, very helpful with training and the whole process of upgrading of licenses, happy to go outta there own way to help in anyway possible to make sure you get the skills you require.
Clint McAnally
Clint McAnally
05:27 11 Jun 21
Excellent trainers and best service. Thank you!
ron sen
ron sen
22:15 09 Jun 21
Passed my HR course in one day with amazing trainers and staff thank you
Jaime Rojas
Jaime Rojas
03:45 09 Jun 21
Just completed my LR licence with Core Driving School and was super impressed with it. From the minute I arrived the staff went out of their way to build rapport with myself and the other attendee, they were clear on instructions and were patient when those instructions were misunderstood. The whole day could be summed up in similar circumstances to this. Everyone was welcoming, the service was impeccable, the training was amazing, and everyone I came into contact with went out of their way to help in any way possible. Top job!
Gaz's Genuine Grind
Gaz's Genuine Grind
04:37 08 Jun 21
Great truck driving school. Very helpful and informative the whole way, helping me pass first attempt. Everyone was polite and very friendly from making the booking to walking out the door with the license. Would highly recommend!
Lachlan Moses
Lachlan Moses
09:35 07 Jun 21
Googled before get myself enrolled in HR training. Am confident to say I did choose the right firm.Both instructor and assessor (Billy & Frank), qualified, experienced and friendly, the staff member as well.Thank you.
Mohammad Guli
Mohammad Guli
05:39 05 Jun 21
Great service
hua wei
hua wei
00:15 05 Jun 21
Just completed HR Licence road ranger gearbox. Knowledge I received from the team you can't put a price on it, they go above and beyond. Great group of people, definitely recommend there services!.
Bailey Ainsworth
Bailey Ainsworth
22:43 04 Jun 21
Just passed my HR licence upgrade today , the staff was very professional and made my life easy , i would recommend core driving school to everyone trying to upgrade their licence ! Cheers guys
Jake Cranfield
Jake Cranfield
04:47 04 Jun 21
Absolutely amazing service. Prompt reply to my enquiry from Elda and easy to book on the day that suited me best. Van and Branko were incredible teachers and assessors. Highly recommend!
Phoebe James-Gilman
Phoebe James-Gilman
03:58 03 Jun 21
I did my HR with Core, Amazing service from start to finish. Please come and see yourself and you will not be disappointed
Sotheary ke
Sotheary ke
03:57 03 Jun 21
William Ewins
William Ewins
03:24 03 Jun 21
Absolute legends!Everyone is nice and welcomingAs helpful and supportive as can beCould not recommend anyone better honestlyConsidering they only have 6 short hours to teach you something it's amazing what is accomplishedCheers guys!
Clare Miller
Clare Miller
07:35 02 Jun 21
Highly recommend great staff also great and knowledgeable instructors!!!
Bill Ghamrawi
Bill Ghamrawi
05:46 02 Jun 21
Did my HR with Isaak he is a legend, great instructor and so professional, thank you
Rani Toma
Rani Toma
22:26 01 Jun 21
Thanks guys!Strongly recommend this driving school!Very professional!
Martin Dobrotka
Martin Dobrotka
07:33 31 May 21
Core driving school was absolutely fantastic!Cannot recommend them enough! Helped me with fast and reliable service in order to gain my LR license.Massive Thankyou to Norm, Bill and Elda.
Ricci Newton
Ricci Newton
11:37 30 May 21
I highly recommend this driving school.From making my booking to doing my assessment I can’t fault my experience one bit.The team at Core Driving School are absolute legends.I learnt what was needed and more, they corrected bad habits and gave me the foundation needed to correctly and safely operate a Heavy Combination Vehicle. (Pass my HC 1st go).I’m proud to now be apart of the family at Core Driving School and will be back to upgrade my license.Thanks again to the whole team, keep up the good work guys.Shout out to Elda, Isaak, Ty, and Billy.
Chris Nguyen
Chris Nguyen
00:32 30 May 21
I Had so much fun while learning how to drive a HC Truck. Core trainers are very friendly and knowledgeable. Highly recommend!!
Nathan Video and Photography
Nathan Video and Photography
04:54 28 May 21
Awesome experience wonderful staff and would highly recommend this very professional company. Tx guys definitely be back for the next upgrade
Martin Luai
Martin Luai
04:06 28 May 21
Highly recommend these guys , super helpful and polite!
ehmen93
ehmen93
04:00 28 May 21
I had ty as my trainer who helped me with a lot of things and talked me threw everything so i was fully confident to take my assessment for my MC licenceIsaac assessed me he was firm and respectful the whole time, I could definitely tell how passionate he is about driving trucks and truck training. Definitely recommend
liam perf
liam perf
05:53 27 May 21
Great friendly and knowledgeable instructors, passed first time, would highly recommend.
Tanya Dominguez
Tanya Dominguez
22:50 26 May 21
Great experience. Branko was a very good instructor and easy going. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting to do MR licence.
Nick Dell
Nick Dell
03:30 26 May 21
Did my HR with Core today and passed first go. Greats customer services and experienced staff
Ravineil Lal
Ravineil Lal
04:06 25 May 21
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5 Star Rated Professional Truck Driving Training Services

Our services are available to potential truck drivers in Sydney, Central Coast, Campbelltown, Wollongong, Penrith, and Newcastle.

We don’t just provide first class training, we also assess and improve your skills throughout the course. You would learn the fundamental skills required to operate the heavy vehicles, you will also go through safety courses to ensure that you know how to drive the truck in a safe and efficient manner.

We aim to provide the best quality heavy vehicle training through our range of programs to suit every need.

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Sydney
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Give us a call on 1800 00 2673 (1800 00 CORE)
today & become a part of the CORE Family

Locations

Sydney
Penrith
Campbelltown
Wollongong
Central Coast
Newcastle

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1800 00 2673

(1800 00 CORE)
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