DRIVE_HRV - Drive heavy rigid vehicle

Training Plan
Drive heavy rigid vehicle Apply

RIKLAN is a Department of Transport approved Heavy Rigid Assessor offering a nationally accredited pathway for you to complete your licence requirements. This involves the completion of a nationally endorsed unit of competency: TLIC3004 - Drive Heavy Rigid Vehicle.

Our partnership with the Department of Transport means at the completion of your training we are also authorised to conduct the practical drivers assessment (PDA) or licence test In-House which is conducted by an approved RIKLAN Assessor.


This course covers the skills and knowledge required to drive a heavy rigid vehicle safely in compliance with relevant state/territory road and traffic authority licence requirements and regulations including road rules for heavy rigid vehicles.

It includes maintaining systematic and efficient control of all vehicle functions, monitoring traffic and road conditions, managing vehicle condition and performance, and effectively managing hazardous situations.


-2 days (up to 12 hours of training) $1795 + Department of Transport Fee ($117.80 for the first time sitting the test or$98.30 for a re-test)
-$180 per hour, per lesson (no minimum or maximum amount of lessons required)
- Practical Driving Assessment is $180 + Department of Transport Fee ($117.80)

Entry Requirements

Photo ID must be presented on arrival at the training premises.

Drivers License as per below:
- A Car (C class) licence for at least 2 years, or
- A Light Rigid (LR class) heavy vehicle licence for at least 1 year, or
- A Medium Rigid (MR class) heavy vehicle licence for at least 1 year.

Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
- Writing is required to the level of completing written assessments.
- Numeracy is required to enable the determination of similar activities.

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions and practical driving sessions.

Participants who are deemed competent will receive a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment issued by RIKLAN Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994) under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced instructor with strong knowledge of relevant Legislation and Australian Standards.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Course Fee

For company bookings, please contact our office on 08 90211222 or email

Units of Competence
TLIC3004 Drive heavy rigid vehicle

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