HR Truck Licence

HR - Heavy Rigid

  • Drive a truck or bus (including a prime mover or a mobile crane) over 8.0t GVM with 3 or more axles.
  • You may drive an articulated bus (a bus that can bend in the middle).
  • You may also tow a trailer with maximum weight of 9t GVM.

Eligibility

  • Hold your car licence for a period of 24 months (min. 2 years' Green Plates) before upgrading to HR licence.
  • Complete the Heavy Vehicle theory test with Qld Transport, which can be done on the day of your practical driving test.

Types of HR licences

  • Heavy Rigid Open – Condition A (HRA): automatic gearboxes only.
  • Heavy Rigid Open – Condition B (HRB): syncromesh (single clutch, like in a manual car) and automatic gearboxes only.
  • Heavy Rigid Unrestricted: any Heavy Rigid Truck with automatic, syncromesh and non-syncromesh gearboxes (road ranger or crashbox).

What to bring on the day

  • Queensland Driver's Licence
  • Closed in footwear

Discounts for multiple bookings and group bookings, please contact us for a quote.

Book your truck course

Do you hold a Qld Driver's Licence?
Do you prefer a weekend course?
Courses, Lessons & TestsPrices
Licence in a Day Course (Condition B), includes:
– 4hrs driver training in test area prior to driving test
– 1hr practical driving test with Qld Transport
– Qld booking fee
$700
3 Day Express Course (Unrestricted: road ranger), includes:
– 7hrs driver training prior to driving test
– 1hr practical driving test with Qld Transport
– Qld booking fee
$1100
Lessons (7 days a week 6:00am–5:00pm) 1hrs – $130
Lessons (7 days a week 6:00am–5:00pm) 2hrs – $260
Test/Re-test, includes:
– 1hr driving in test area prior to driving test
– 1hr practical driving test with Qld Transport
– Qld booking fee
$320