THE ONLY WAY IS TWINWAY

Welcome to Twinway LGV Driver Training

Twinway LGV Driver Training is a family run company that has provided LGV training to the north east for over 25 years. Previously based in Coundon but due to demand and expansion we relocated to be based in Chilton. We are a well established company and have many satisfied customers, many who have gone on to have a successful career in LGV driving. We offer flexible courses that suit the driver's needs. We can offer these courses to companies as well as individuals.

Our prices are very competitive and with Twinway, you pay as you learn. Train with confidence knowing that you're in the hands of the best driver training service possible, with unrivalled customer service and 5 star reviews. Here at Twinway LGV Driver Training, you can upgrade your licence to HGV/LGV driver in as little as five days.

All tests are carried out by a DVSA independent examiner, and for the duration of your course there will only ever be one instructor and one vehicle. Using 1-1 tuition methods we will instil you with great confidence working towards your test so as well as a pass you will gain driving skills and knowledge that will last for life.

We offer flexible training and will tailor the course to suit your individual needs to meet the required test standards. If you have any questions or enquiries please don't hesitate to get in touch by phone, email, or send us an enquiry straight from the website by visiting our contact page. 

Our Courses

Step 1 - Registration

Contact one of our friendly Training Advisers on 01388 721200 to book your course. They'll send you our Starter Pack which contains all the material you'll need.
This will help you throughout the entire process from obtaining your provisional licence to sitting your practical test at a later date.

Step 2 - Application

No medical is needed for C+E, and your Theory and Hazard Pass Certificates are still valid from your car licence.

Step 3 - Training

We offer a 3 day course or we can tailor the lessons to individual needs over a number of weeks. We can also arrange evening and weekend training if this is required.

we use a Toyota hilux manual vehicle and Richardson horse box

Step 1 - Registration

Contact one of our friendly Training Advisers on 01388 721200 to book your course. They'll send you our Starter Pack which contains all the material you'll need.
This will help you throughout the entire process from obtaining your provisional licence to sitting your practical test at a later date.

Step 2 - Application

You will need to take a short medical to make sure that you are fit to drive and this can be carried out by our dedicated driver medical centre local to you.

After your medical, you simply send away the forms provided in the Starter Pack to apply for your Provisional Licence.

Step 3 - Training

To qualify you'll need to pass a Theory Test followed by Practical Training, which is conducted at a Test Centre local to you.

The first 2 hour lesson will be an assessment drive where the instructor will be able to observe you driving then advise you of how many lessons are needed to meet the required standard.

We can arrange your Theory and Hazard Tests on your behalf, or go to dft.gov.uk/dsa and follow the links.

we can give more information on your cpc route at the time of booking

Step 1 - Registration

Contact one of our friendly Training Advisers on 01388 721200 to book your course. They'll send you our Starter Pack which contains all the material you'll need.
This will help you throughout the entire process from obtaining your provisional licence to sitting your practical test at a later date.

Step 2 - Application

No medical is needed for C1+E, and your Theory and Hazard Pass Certificates are still valid from the CAT C course..

Step 3 - Training

We offer a 5 day complete course or we can tailor the lessons to individual needs over a number of weeks. We can also arrange evening and weekend training if this is required.

we can give more information on your cpc route at the time of booking

 

Step 1 - Registration

Contact one of our friendly Training Advisers on 01388 721200 to book your course. They'll send you our Starter Pack which contains all the material you'll need.
This will help you throughout the entire process from obtaining your provisional licence to sitting your practical test at a later date.

Step 2 - Application

No medical is needed for C+E, and your Theory and Hazard Pass Certificates are still valid from the CAT C course..

Step 3 - Training

We offer a 5 day complete course or we can tailor the lessons to individual needs over a number of weeks. We can also arrange evening and weekend training if this is required.

we can give more information on your cpc route at the time of booking

LGV Driver CPC Course Module 2 Case Studies

The case studies are scenarios or a set of circumstances that you may encounter in your working life as a professional driver. You will have 7 different case studies with between 6 and 8 questions. You will be asked 50 questions in total and have 90 minutes to complete the test. You need 40 correct to pass.

 There are five types of case studies that you may be presented with: 

Multiple Choice - choosing your answer from a number of possibilities
Multi Response - selecting more than once choice from a number of options
Hot Spot - using the mouse and clicking on an appropriate area of an illustration
Audio - listening to an audio clip, then choosing an answer from a number of options
Short text - you may also be asked to provide a short text answer by using the keyboard
You will be given your results within 10 minutes of completion.

LGV Driver CPC Course Module 4 Practical Demonstration Test

The test is performed at your local driving test centre and lasts 30 minutes. Candidates arrive with the vehicle which they will use to demonstrate the answers to the questions asked by the examiner.
You will also need to demonstrate your knowledge of load securing using the demo trolley.

The Practical test assesses the candidate's knowledge and ability in the following areas:

Loading the vehicle with due regard for the safety rules and proper vehicle use
Ensuring security of the vehicle and its contents
Preventing criminality and trafficking of illegal immigrants
Assessing emergency situations
Preventing physical risks
Carrying out a vehicle safety check
The above is classified into 5 topic areas with a pass mark of 15% out of a maximum 20% in each topic and an overall score of 80%.We would recommend 'A Guide To Driving Large Vehicles' as a good reference book to read over. On the day of the test please remember to bring both parts of your licence and your module 2 pass certificate.

CPC Periodic Training

Twinway are able to provide the class room based training and qualfication that all lorry drivers are required by law to complete. the CPC consists of 35 hours and this can be booked as a block booking over a five day period or we can offer flexible courses so training days can be completed on a weekly or monthly basis as well as more importantly on weekends to save drivers using annual leave or taking time off work. The driver cpc is valid for 5 years. GET QUALIFIED STAY QUALIFIED!!

Refresher Training/Assesment Drives

We offer flexible refresher training on all of our vehicles and can tailor the lessons to suit your individual needs and requirements. this type of training will help to increase confidence or help to gain extra practice before a new job/ job interview/assessment drive. we can provide you with an assessment letter stating your continued training and your progress.

Residential Courses

We can offer residential courses for every category to driver trainees from all over the UK.

Come to County Durham to stay for the duration of your driving course and we can offer you up to 5 nights accommodation on a bed an breakfast basis included in the cost of your practical course. You will be staying in a good standard local guesthouse within 15 minutes drive of our training centre.

Our rates are very competitive and we feel that we can offer you massive savings by travelling to our centre in comparison to using your local LGV training provider.
For a truly professional service from people who are committed to your success, call or email us today for prices and availability.

Twinway Testimonials

  • Passed my cat c (class 2) with Twinway today, first time with no minor faults. Big thanks to Kelly in the office for helping me out by pointing me in right direction and sorting everything out. Massive thanks to Dan for all your patience and putting me at ease. Highly recommend, thanks again
    Garry Allison
  • Passed,C & E this morning, considering i had not driven a class 2 truck for 12 years David managed to get me up to speed in 5 lessons, great company would recommend to anyone, best part is one to one training, no cab share, no added pressure of sharing truck with another student and comparing progress etc.
    Andy Miller
  • The only word to describe Twinway is FANTASTIC! The whole team was great from start to finish and I passed my C1 (7.5t) with no minors at all after great tuition from Fred. Can’t thank these guys enough and highly recommended from me. Thanks to all at Twinways
    Lisa Allport
  • Great service from Kelly in the office, Dan in the Class 2, David in the Class 1. Passed both first time. Would highly recommend this local company for anyone to upgrade their license. Can definitely say I did the twin with twinway
    Nicola McLean
  • Passed today first time one minor highly recommended twinway 14 hours training of drive use mirrors read the round bad earache bad neck sore eyes but well worth it even helped with early morning starts for extra help cheers dan much appreciated
    Mark Johnny Briscoe
  • — 5 stars! From my first contact with Kelly to my first lessons with Dan, I couldn't pick fault with the whole service. The tuition was very thorough but friendly, Dan was really easy to get on with while still getting the point across, getting the balance just right. Cracking job Twinway, Class 2 done, see you soon for Class 1!
    Jason Yard
  • 5 stars - Would highly recommend Twinway to anyone who are thinking of doing their HGV training or CPC. From the first phone call to passing my test the service was 110%! Thanks to Kelly for arranging everything and a big thanks to Dan who got me through my test! Being hit with that cane hurt a bit but it done the trick and got me through! See you soon for my mod 4! The only way is Twinway!
    Robert Simon Adams

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