OTAGO TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING AND HEAVY VEHICLE LICENSING

CLASS 2 LICENSE
TRAINING COURSE

GET YOUR CLASS 2 LICENSE WITH US!

HOW TO GET YOUR CLASS 2 LICENSE

Central Lakes Licensing provides local Otago truck driver training for companies or individuals. Our Class 2 License Course takes you through all the training you need to get your Class 2 truck license. This includes practical hands on truck driver training, teaching and study for the NZQA unit standards, a logbook and your assessment. No further practical test is required once you complete the course successfully.

WHAT IS A CLASS 2 LICENCE?

A Class 2 licence endorsement gives you a licence to operate a heavy rigid vehicle with a gross laden weight (GLW) of between 6,000kg to 18,000kg

Or
A combination vehicle with a Gross Combination Weight (GCW) of 12,000kg or less.

COURSE PREREQUISITES

You must already hold a full Class 1 License for six months prior to completing this course. You will be asked to present a driver’s medical certificate from your doctor when applying for your Class 2 Learner License.

CLASS 2 LICENSE COURSE COST

  • Full training including logbook (if you already hold a Class 2 Learner License)
    $1000 or,
  • Full training including logbook AND Learner License study session (if required)
    $1150

    We will happily supply you with a WINZ quote if required.

Class 2 COURSE CONTENT

Our Class 2 training is two days long and includes theory, practical training and assessment in a Class 2 vehicle in Otago, including:

LEARNER LICENSE STUDY​

Learner licence study session to help you get your Class 2 Learner Licence (optional - if required)

Practical Training & Assessment

Practical truck driver training and assessment in a class 2 vehicle

NZQA Unit Standard 24089

NZQA Unit Standard 24089. “Demonstrate knowledge of fatigue management, work time, and driver logbook requirements”. Includes logbook, training, study and assessment.

NZQA Unit Standard 17574

NZQA Unit Standard 17574 “Operate a rigid vehicle to meet the requirements for a full Class 2 driver licence”. Includes training, study and assessment.

AFTER SUCCESSFULLY PASSING THE COURSE

You will be credited with NZQA Unit Standards 17574 and 24089 on your NZQA Record of Achievement and you will get the Class 2 certificate.

HOW TO GET YOUR CLASS 2 ENDORSED ON YOUR LICENCE

After successfully completing the course present your NZTA course certificate provided by Central Lakes Licensing to a licensing agent (AA or VTNZ). They will assist you to apply to have your license amended to include your new full class 2 license (fees apply).

IMPORTANT: You are NOT licenced to drive a class 2 vehicle unsupervised on the road until you have your full Class 2 License endorsed on your Driver Licence.

PROGRESS YOUR CLASS 2 LICENCE TO CLASS 3 OR 4

We can help you progress your driving career with Class 3 or Class 4 training too. 

You can book a Class 3 or Class 4 licensing course with us at Central Lakes Licensing once you’ve held your full Class 2 licence for
– 6 months (if you’re aged under 25 years old)
– 3 months (if you’re aged 25 or older) 

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