LGV HGV Training in Standish - Cat C - CE - C1
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HGV Training in Standish

LGV HGV Training in Standish


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


Is a HGV driver a good career choice in Standish?

Standish offers an excellent working environment for LGV HGV drivers. The current demand for truck drivers in the UK is unprecedented, with an estimated shortage of around 50,000 drivers. Salaries for experienced HGV drivers can reach up to £50,000, making it an opportune time to pursue a career as a truck driver.

The Covid-19 pandemic, coupled with the challenges the industry faced due to the driver shortage, led to an influx of new drivers entering the field through government-funded boot camps. However, despite these efforts, there remains a substantial demand for LGV HGV drivers. As our economy continues to grow, the need for training and recruiting more HGV drivers will only increase.



Where are we located in Standish?


Looking for top-notch HGV training in Standish, Wigan? Look no further than Craig Baker Driver Training! With convenient depots across the North West, including our headquarters in Standish, we offer unparalleled HGV training services. Find us at Unit 60-63L, Bradley Hall Industrial Estate, Bradley Hall Lane, Standish, Wigan, WN6 0XQ. Let us help you kickstart your HGV driving career with excellence!



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

Class 2 (Cat C) - Rigid vehicle over 7.5ton

Class 1 (Cat CE) - Articulated vehicle up to 44ton


How much can I earn as a class 1 (Cat CE) driver in Standish? 

An experienced HGV driver can earn up to £50k a year, some can earn more by doing tramping work or gaining extra qualifications such as ADR (hazardous goods), It's a great time to be a HGV driver in Standish the demand is high for LGV drivers due to the amount of large industrial areas in and around Standish


How long will it take to get my class 1 (Cat CE) licence in Standish?

If you would like to become a HGV driver. You can pass with us in as little as 1 week if you have already passed your theory tests, 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 our HGV training course from start to finish near Standish


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


Training locations all over the UK

Residential courses are available with hotel stays (we will book this for you)

DVSA approved 3A exam centre

DVSA approved CPC module 4 exam centre

Training course for LGV HGV in a modern automatic vehicle.

Short-notice HGV courses available in Standish

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 Standish


LGV HGV training in Standish, class 1 class 2, C1 Licence


What types of HGV training do you offer?


Class 1 - Cat CE Licence


Class 2 - Cat C Licence


7.5ton - Cat C1 Licence


CPC Module 4


Periodic Driver CPC




ADR Hazardous Goods Licence




Why should I choose Craig Baker for my HGV training in Standish?

We have an excellent reputation with over 400+ 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, Many of our customers come from all over the Standish area if you would like to book LGV training in Standish book online today or call our sales team on 01942 741 310.


Book Your HGV Training In Standish Today

Car to Class 1 Licence (24-Hours)

From £2650 including VAT

No Hidden Costs

This full package includes


  • D4 Medical
  • Theory Tests & Study Material
  • 24 Hours of Practical Lessons
  • 3A & 3B Test Fee's
  • CPC Module 4 (Training & Test)

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Car to Class 2 Licence (16-Hours)

From £1900 including VAT

No Hidden Costs

This full package includes


  • D4 Medical
  • Theory Tests & Study Material
  • 16 Hours of Practical Lessons
  • 3A & 3B Test Fee's
  • CPC Module 4 (Training & Test)

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