HGV LGV Training Courses - Lancashire
  • Zone 6, Unit 60 & 63L, Bradley Hall Trading Estate, WN6 0XQ

HGV Training in Lancashire

  • Home
  • HGV Training in Lancashire
LGV HGV training courses Lancashire - Class 1 Cat CE - Class 2 Cat C - C1 Licence - HGV training Lancashire

LGV HGV Training Courses in Lancashire


Obtaining that all-important HGV licence in Lancashire with us is just the start of your new future. 


Learn WIth Lancashire's Biggest HGV Training Provider

Lancashire is a well-connected location with a diverse business base and nationally significant strengths in manufacturing, particularly in aerospace. As a result, the demand is high for HGV LGV drivers in Lancashire over the years this has also improved the salary of truck drivers in Lancashire with an experienced driver earning up £50k in 2023. Craig Baker Driver Training is easily accessible from all areas of Lancashire with the M6 motorway making it easily accessible from all areas of Lancashire within a 1-hour drive, We are the north-west leading HGV training provider and offer all kinds of HGV training including C1(7.5ton), Class 2 (Cat C) & Class 1 (Cat CE)


What is a class 1 licence (cat CE) and how does it compare to a class 2 licence (cat C)? 

A Class 1 driving licence allows you to drive a category (C+E), articulated lorry or drawbar vehicle in access to 7,500kg with a trailer, up to a maximum gross vehicle weight of 44 tonnes. Whereas a Class 2 driving licence allows you to drive a rigid vehicle over 7,500kg but limits you to only using a small trailer up to 750kg.


Can I skip the class 2 licence and go straight for class 1? 

Yes, a lot of people now choose this option. Back in November 2021, the government changed the rules to allow people to skip the class 2 licence and go straight in for a class 1, Craig Baker Driver Training offers a direct access course and it is now a really popular choice with our customers and it gets great results with an excellent PASS rate.


How much can I earn as a HGV driver in Lancashire

An experienced class 1 driver in the Lancashire area can earn up to £50k a year, some can earn more by doing tramping work or gaining extra qualifications such as ADR (hazardous goods)


How long will it take to get my HGV licence in Lancashire?

You could pass with us in as little as 1 week if you are upgrading from a Cat C licence or if you have passed your theory test already, if not you will need to go for a D4 medical first and then apply for your provisional licence, so the direct access courses usually take around 4 -5 weeks to complete.


LGV HGV Training in Lancashire


We can help you obtain your HGV licence and offer all the following benefits:

Training locations over the North West.

DVSA approved 3A exam centre

DVSA approved CPC module 4 exam centre

Training for class 1 licence in an articulated modern automatic vehicle.

Being able to drive up to 44-tonne vehicles.

Short notice HGV LGV courses available in Lancashire

We arrange the medical and theory test, plus hazard perception through our training team.

We are specialists in training for HGV (Heavy Goods Vehicles) and LGV (Large Goods Vehicles).

Some of our courses offer pass protection.

Finance is available on some of our courses.

The best quality HGV lessons in Lancashire


What types of HGV Training do you offer in Lancashire?


Class 1 - Cat CE Licence


Class 2 - Cat C Licence


7.5ton - Cat C1 Licence


CPC Module 4


Periodic Driver CPC


Why should I choose Craig Baker for my LGV training courses in Lancashire?

We have an excellent reputation with over 275+ 5-star reviews on Google and a further 200+ on Facebook. We are the UK's leading HGV training specialists We take pride in our job. We have a modern fleet of vehicles and we constantly invest in our facilities and staff meaning you get the best service possible, If you would like to PASS your HGV training course in Lancashire book online today or call our sales team on 01942 741 310.


What area of Lancashire do you cover?

Our HGV Training centre is in the North West, it is easily accessible from all areas of Lancashire.




HGV Training

From £50 Per Hour including VAT

Was £55 per hour

Book Today
Our Team

Meet our experienced team

Copyright 2023 Craig Baker Driver Training.
Craig Baker Driver Training LTD registered in England and Wales under the company registration number: 12546627
VAT Registration Number: 363854766.

Website Design and SEO by Sam Heaton