About the HR Licence Course

Arrow Heavy Vehicle Training course is designed to help you gain the skills that are required to obtain in order to drive heavy vehicles and make you an eligible candidate for applying for an HR licence.

By obtaining an HR licence, you will be allowed to drive:

  • A truck with a GVM of more than 8 tonnes and 3 or more axles
  • A regular bus and articulated bus (a bus that bends in the middle)
  • A vehicle that tows the trailer that weighs up to 9 tonnes GVM
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HR Licence NSW Requirements

In order to take up an HR truck licence course with us, you are required to:

  • Have held a class C licence, (except a learner licence)
    or equivalent for two years (24 months) or more
  • Pass the HR knowledge & eyesight test
  • Successfully complete HVCBA, or pass a Roads and
    Maritime driving test

On your first day, you will be asked to arrive with the necessary paperwork (your class C licence) and wear enclosed shoes, the ones that you feel are most comfortable for driving.

Types of HR Licences

At Heavy Vehicle Arrow Training, you can obtain one of the three HR Licences:

  • HRA (Heavy Rigid Open – Condition A) which covers only
    automatic gearboxes.
  • HRB (Heavy Rigid Open – Condition B) which covers
    automatic gearboxes and synchromesh
  • Heavy Rigid Open – Non-Restricted which covers
    non-synchromesh vehicles
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The First Choice for Heavy Vehicle Training in Minchinbury

Get in touch with Arrow Heavy Vehicle Training for all truck licence, heavy vehicle and dangerous goods course enquiries.

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Why Train With Us?

Arrow Heavy Vehicle Training is a government-approved heavy vehicle training school. We are recognised across the region for our array of courses, taught by some of the most experienced drivers in the country. We offer hands-on lessons designed to help you practice your skills and gain the knowledge you need to hit the road with the necessary confidence. Upon finishing our course, you will be able to qualify for an HR licence and take the next step towards a career change. Our driving instructors are licenced to work with first-time heavy vehicle drivers and promise to teach you in a safe and comfortable environment. Due to their years of experience and familiarity with the HR licence NSW requirements, they know which are some of the greatest challenges that drivers face when they start the heavy vehicle training course. They will prepare you for all road conditions – teach you how to cope with both bad weather and bumpy roads that are highly inadequate for large and heavy vehicles.