Driver Training


Licence Acquisition
LGV Category C + E
LGV Category C
Driver CPC
Driver Appraisals / Assessments
Category B + E (Car & Trailer)

Our LGV Driver Training Courses are design to train:

    • Complete novices through to Driver Test Standard including the driver CPC Initial Qualification (where appropriate), or
    • experienced drivers wishing to upgrade their licence to a full trailer entitlement


Also In-Company Driver Appraisals / Assessments can be completed to suit company requirements with a full written report of performance for the employer.

In addition to the above Category B + E Training (Car & Trailer) is offered for those drivers who passed their Driving Test after the 1st January 1998 and have the need to tow a trailer over 750kg.



Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence)

From the 10th September 2009, regulations came into force where all new LGV drivers have to pass the CPC Initial Qualification to be able to drive legally, and for existing drivers a rolling process of Periodic Training has to be undertaken in 7 hour modules.

    • Drivers’ Hours
    • Tachographs
    • Working Time Directive
    • Daily Walk Round Checks
    • Health & Safety in Road Transport
    • Eco / Fuel Efficient Driving


The above list is not exhaustive but just gives an outline to the areas which may benefit your particular operation.



About Bowring Transport Ltd

As a Professional Transport Company established for over 60 years whose operation includes a wide range of applications from Livestock Transportation, Articulated Flats & Curtainsiders, Rigid Flats, Tippers and having its own LGV Driving School we know that Transport Operators require properly trained and qualified drivers, committed to the operators to drive their modern fleets of rigid and articulated vehicles in the most safe and economically ways possible.

Our Trainers are qualified to pass this knowledge on for the benefit of both the individual and / or company