GuruTruck Driving School

GURU Truck Driving School: MC, HC, HR and Bus licence courses

358 Hoxton Park Rd

Prestons NSW 2170, Australia.


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Mon - Sat: 8:00 AM - 9:00 Pm

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LR Light Rigid Truck Licence

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From Class C to LR Licence

A LR (Light Rigid) Licence is the next class up from a car licence. You must have held a car licence for at least 12 months to be eligible. This licence allows you to drive any motor vehicle more than 4.5 tonnes GVM but no more than 8 tonnes GVM.


Vehicles that you can drive:

  • Any motor vehicle more than 4.5 tonnes GVM but no more than 8 tonnes GVM.
  • Any towed trailer up to 9 tonnes GVM.
  • Any vehicle with a GVM of up to 8 tonnes which carries more than 12 adults including the driver.
  • Eg: Trucks, buses
Light Rigid truck


  • Have held a Class MR or HR licence for at least one year.
  • P2 licence holders cannot upgrade to this licence
  • Complete the Roads and Maritime Service Rigid knowledge test and obtain a Heavy Vehicle Competency Based Assessment (HVCBA) logbook and guidebook 

Course Duration

Applicants will receive up to 9 hours of training and assessment time; if found competent then proceed for the final competence test; however, a 48 hours notice is required by Roads and Maritime Services for the final competence test to be conducted.  

Course Content

During the course you will learn to master the below skills and knowledge:

  • Pre Operational Checks

  • Cabin Drill

  • Start, Move Off, Shut Down & Secure

  • Manage Steering

  • Manage Gears

  • Manage Brakes

  • Manage Accelerator

  • Create/Maintain Crash Avoidance Space (CAS)

  • Protect Crash Avoidance Space (CAS)
  • Road Rules & Directions

  • Reverse

  • Hill Stop/Start

  • Load Securing

  • Coupling/Uncoupling

  • Final Competency Test

  • Summative Assessment

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Our LR Truck licenses start from $600, for further details give us a call or message us on Whatsapp here.

Increased earning potential: With an LR Licence, you can drive larger vehicles and transport more goods, which often translates to higher pay.

More job opportunities: Many industries, including bus driving, logistics, construction, and mining, require drivers with LR licences.

Our office is located in 358 Hoxton Park Rd, Prestons NSW 2170, in South-west Sydney

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