Start transporting your own horses
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You can train to gain your horsebox licence in just four days, and you only need to be 18 years old to do it. Give us a call and we’ll talk you through the course and the relevant legislation. We’re here to help!
Horsebox Training is cheaper and easier than you think. We a wealth of experience in helping learners from the Equestrian Community achieve the licence they need. Our expert Training Advisors are on hand to make sure you’re on the right side of the law.
We also offer a dedicated Horse Transportation Course. In association with Equine Distance Learning, we’ll give you the skills and the confidence to transport your horse safely.
This course is a Category C1 driving licence. The Category C1 licence enables holders to drive any horsebox with a maximum authorized mass (MAM) of between 3.5 and 7.5 tonnes. This is what most people use for transporting larger horses, and multiple horses, around the country.
Non-commercial Horsebox Driver Training (Category C1 licence) is for drivers aged 18 or over, who passed their car driving test on or after 1st January 1997, and wish to transport their own horse.
Great service, really friendly, helpful and easy to talk to. I took a few attempts to pass, due to my own nerves. The staff helped me through this, and I went on to pass both my c and c+e. Would happily recommend to anyone who is thinking of advancing into the hgv world. Many thanks to the person I dealt with, and my two awesome instructors.
We’ll send you a training pack with everything you need to get started.
Register your details and an advisor will be in touch to discuss your training requirements.
We’ll help you arrange a health check with your local GP. It only takes 5 minutes, so no need to worry.
To help you prepare for your test, we offer a huge range of online learning materials and 1:1 support from our advisors.
A training advisor will contact you to schedule a convenient time to train. Once you begin, our experienced instructors will spend 4 days providing all the preparation you need to pass your practical test.
After passing your practical test (congratulations!), take your Driver CPC Initial Qualification (if applicable) and attend your two-day Direct Access work skills course. We have a great job search team available when you are ready to apply for LGV jobs in your area!
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Speak to an experienced advisor from 9am - 7pm (Mon - Thu), 9am - 5.30pm (Fri), 10am - 4pm (Sat)