You may drive any rigid vehicle with 3 or more axles and tow a trailer with a GVM up to 9 tonnes (and within GCM limits). Also includes an articulated bus.
Recommended Number of Lessons
We recommend drivers upgrading to the HR licence receive at least 15-18 hours of instruction (9 to 12 hours in the HR Auto Shift). Instruction is usually given in 3 hour time blocks to avoid driver fatigue. Required hours quoted are an average only – any additional hours required are discussed with individuals on a case by case basis.
Click here to download the Trainee Guide For Heavy Rigid and Heavy Combination (HR and HC)
Allan Miller recommends the Competency Based Training and Assessment (CBT&A) approach for drivers seeking heavy vehicle driver training. Competency Based Training is a system where assessment takes place throughout the training program, and allows for re-training and re-assessment of errors. VORT (Vehicle On Road Test) is also available, and is a single pass/fail assessment at the end of the training program, for HR Auto Shift only.
Locations available (North and South)
We offer truck training from two locations, serving both the Northern and Southern suburbs. Please confirm your desired training location when booking.
CITB funding is available – let us know you are eligible for CITB funding when booking.