UNIT NAME: Licence to Drive Light Rigid Vehicle
A unit of competency from TLI10 Transport and Logistics Training Package
Class LR Licence vehicles in NSW include:
Light Rigid licence is the next stage up from a car licence. Once this licence class is achieved you will be able to drive a variety of vehicles. An LR licence is commonly sort after and will allow you drive many small trucks, mini buses such as Toyota Coasters or Commuters for schools, aged care etc. Members of the ambulance service also require a LR Licence to drive an ambulance. Some small motor homes will also require a LR licence.
The course is conducted in a mini bus and is relatively easy to achieve with a high success rate. We have a one day course available for this class of licence .
We understand that every person has different experience levels and can cater our courses to suit your needs.
Designed for drivers to develop necessary skills, knowledge and attitude to obtain a Light Rigid driver's licence
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: All students must:-
Criteria 1 - Pre-operational Check
Criteria 2 - Cabin Drills
Criteria 3 - Start, move off, shut down and secure
Criteria 4 - Manage Steering
Criteria 5 - Manages Gears
Criteria 6 - Manages Brakes
Criteria 7 - Manages Accelerator
Criteria 8 - Create & Maintain Crash Avoidance Space
Criteria 9 - Protect Crash Avoidance Space
Criteria 10 - Road Rules and Directions
Criteria 11 - Reversing
Criteria 12 - Hill Stop/Start
Criteria 13 - Load Securing
Criteria 15 - Bus Stop Procedure (If course is conducted in a bus only)
FCA - Final competency assessment (FCA)
ASSESSMENT: Drivers are trained and assessed against the RMS requirements for Heavy Vehicle Competency Based Assessment (HVCBA) as well as the requirements specified in the TLI10 Transport and Logistics Training Package by accredited assessors. First of all the Training Course must be completed which consists of the 13 criteria listed above. You will be trained and assessed on these criteria, when you are up to standard they will be "signed off". Once the Training course is completed you will be required to sit the Final Competency Assessment, which is a final drive that will be video recorded as an RMS requirement. After the FCA has been completed successfully and the required standard of competency has been achieved you will be issued with a certification which the RMS will then use to issue you the appropriate class LR licence.