The Light Rigid (LR) Licence training course is ideal for people who want to join the NSW Ambulance Service, drive school minibuses, community buses, motorhomes or light courier trucks.
We have both automatic and manual training vehicles available at Arndell Park (Western Sydney) with courses offered seven days a week.

The Light Rigid (LR) Licence allows the holder to drive:

  • Any rigid motor vehicle with a GVM of more than 4.5 tonnes but not more than 8 tonnes.
  • Any vehicle of less than 8 tonnes GVM which has more than 12 seats (including the driver) eg Toyota Commuter, Toyota Coaster, Mitsubishi Rosa.
  • Any towed trailer must not weigh more than 9 tonnes GVM.


What you need to get your LR (Light Rigid) Licence

  • You need to have held a class C Licence (not including Learners) for one year or more. First year of green P plates is acceptable.
  • Pass an RMS LR Knowledge Test (practice the questions here)
  • Pass an RMS Eyesight test AND purchase your HVCBA Logbook and Guidebook
  • Contact ABC Driving School 9676 1113 to book your ONE DAY LR course.
    Please have your Logbook with you when you call, as there are details on the inside front cover which we need for processing your booking.
  • A deposit of $400 is required to secure and confirm your booking. This deposit will be deducted from your total course cost. This is non-refundable if you cancel without 72 hours notice.
  • Attend training and assessment and successfully complete a Final Competency Assessment. You will be issued with a certificate of competence.
  • Return to your local RMS and exchange your certificate of competence for your upgraded Licence. (No RMS truck driving test required).
  • NOTE: Red P Plate holders are not eligible to apply for an LR Licence.

Course cost is $750

Learn to drive an ambulance


The Light Rigid (LR) Licence training course is ideal for people who want to drive:
  • School Mini Buses
  • Community Mini Buses
  • Motor Homes
  • Light Courier Trucks
  • Ambulances
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A Medium Rigid (MR) Licence Course is ideal for people who want to become professional:

  • Bus Drivers
  • Local Delivery Drivers
  • Courier Drivers
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