Affordable Driving School have offered HR licence training since 1992. That’s partly why our instructors have an excellent first time pass rate.
For our heavy rigid lessons we conduct lessons in 18-speed Road Ranger crash box prime movers, and 9-speed synchromesh prime movers.
We have pre arranged tests with Queensland Transport.
Saturday tests are also available.
One Day Heavy Rigid Courses
We now have 1-day courses available.
OPTION 1 – $710
- 4 Hours driver training prior to test
- test package, and
- QLD Transport booking fee
OPTION 2 – $930
- 6 Hours driver training prior to test
- test package, and
- QLD Transport Booking fee
Prerequisites MR Licence
You must have had your car licence for a minimum of 2 years, or have had your MR for a minimum of 12 months.
What your HR Heavy Rigid Licence Training allows you to drive
The Queensland Department of Main Roads and Transport laws allow you to drive
- A class MR vehicle
- A bus (more than 8t GVM with more than 2 axles) with or without a trailer of not more than 9t GVM
- A truck including a prime mover (more than 8t GVM with more than 2 axles) with or without a trailer of not more than 9t GVM
- An articulated bus
- A specially constructed vehicle, including a tractor(more than 8t GVM with more than 2 axles), with or without a trailer of not more than 9t GVM
The GVM is the maximum weight that a truck can carry including its own weight. This is the maximum or total weight of a loaded rigid vehicle (including body, payload, fuel and driver). It is a figure set by the manufacturer and is lodged with registration authorities and governs all applications and is stamped on the compliance plate of the vehicle (also referred to as GVW or Gross Vehicle Weight).
HR Course Pricing
- 1 FULL HOUR LESSON: $110.00
- TEST: $330.00 (includes GST and a one hour lesson prior to the test)
- Heavy Rigid Truck Licence (HR – synchromesh) full day course – $930
HR Road Ranger course
Heavy Rigid Truck Licence (HR – Road Ranger crash box)
Multi day course (2 or 3 days) – $1300
Call the Affordable office today for more information on our 1-day HR Truck Course.