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prime mover or mobile crane with a trailer of more than 9 tonne Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM).



prime mover or mobile crane with a trailer of more than 9 tonne Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM).

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Heavy Combination Truck Licence Minimum Requirements

  1. Have held a Medium Rigid (MR) or Heavy Rigid (HR) Licence for 1 year.
  2. Pay the appropriate fee and pass the Heavy Vehicle Knowledge Test with Service NSW or  Queensland Transport.
  3. Pay the appropriate booking fee and pass the practical Driving Test with Service NSW or  Queensland Transport .

Here's what you can get

Drive Heavy Vehicles

Obtaining your HC Truck Licence will allow you to drive trucks including a prime mover of more than 8 tonne GVM with a with a trailer over 9 tonne GVM.

High-Quality Training

Get high-quality training for your HC Licence in QLD and HC Licence in NSW. We also serviced various areas like Brisbane, Gold Coast, Murwillumbah and Tweed heads.

Upgrade To Heavy Combination Licence

Budget Driver Training School will help you in upgrading your current MR or HR Licence to a heavy combination licence so you can drive prime movers with a single trailer.

Complete the Test In Our Automatic Truck

If you have a Condition B (Synchromesh) or unrestricted MR or HR licence, you may want to complete you test in the automatic making it an easier process to obtain your heavy combination truck licence (HC).

Upgrade To A Manual Licence

If you have a Condition A (Automatic) or Condition B (Synchromesh) MR or HR licence and want a HC licence you may consider completing your test in our HR road ranger truck as once you have completed you test in our road ranger manual truck, you will have an unrestricted heavy vehicle licence.

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3 Types of HC Licences

Heavy Combination Unconditional

A Heavy Combination Unconditional Licence has no restrictions on the gearbox. You can drive any heavy rigid vehicle with automatic transmission, synchromesh, or one using a double clutching technique.

Heavy Combination Condition B (HCB)

With a Heavy Combination Condition B licence, you are allowed to drive an HC-heavy vehicle with a manual transmission or automatic gearbox.

Heavy Combination Condition A (HCA)

The Heavy Combination Condition A licence only allows you to drive vehicles with automatic gearboxes.

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About Budget Driver Training

Budget Driver Training provides a wide range of truck driving training, day courses and comprehensive truck licence training on Gold Coast. We offer extensive driver training for heavy vehicle (HR) Licence in Brisbane, Tweed Heads, Queensland, including northern New South Wales regions.

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