Heavy Vehicle Training and Licensing
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TDT Training Australia is a VicRoads accredited provider of heavy vehicle licence courses with a modern fleet of approved vehicles and a purpose built training range and reversing area.
TDT Training Australia offers training and licensing in all classes of heavy vehicles from Light Rigid to Multi-Combination (B-Double). All our training is conducted one-on-one to give you the best training environment possible. Our trainers don’t just teach you to pass a test; they teach you to become a driver.
TDT has a strong focus on quality with on-board cameras to review all driving and testing, and the feedback we receive from companies and students is continually assessed to ensure all training meets our high standards.
Licence Eligibility Check
|Licence||Eligibility (as per Victorian Bus and Truck Drivers Handbook page 5)|
|Light Rigid (LR)||You are eligible for a LIGHT RIGID licence after holding a car licence for 1 year.|
|Medium Rigid (MR)||You are eligible for a MEDIUM RIGID licence after holding a car licence for 1 year.|
|Heavy Rigid (HR)||You are eligible for a HEAVY RIGID licence after holding a car licence for 2 years.|
|Heavy Combination (HC)||after 2 years of holding a licence, with at least 1 year of You are eligible for a HEAVY COMBINATION licence after 2 years of holding a licence, with at least 1 year of holding either a MEDIUM RIGID or HEAVY RIGID vehicle licence.|
|Multi Combination (MC)||You are eligible for a MULTI COMBINATION licence after 1 year of holding a HEAVY COMBINATION or a HEAVY RIGID vehicle licence. You must also successfully complete an approved MULTI COMBINATION training course.
Note from TDT: Above eligibility might sound like you can skip Heavy Combination, However Vicroads mandates that you MUST hold Heavy Combination licence for at least 1 day to be able to get Multi Combination licence. If in doubt please contact Vicroads on 13 11 71 or visit a Vicroads Customer Service Centre.