Class 2 Truck Licence

The class 2 truck license allows a driver to operate a vehicle up to 18,000kgs GV that has two axles.

This course requires a driver to have held a full New Zealand car licence for a minimum of 6 months.

The one-and-a-half day course includes logbook information, fatigue management, truck driving tuition and the driving test. When you complete the course you will have a full class 2 licence.

We have two models of truck for training purposes, both of which are fully serviced and industry standard.

To Obtain your Full Class 2 Truck Licence

You must have held a Full Class 1 (Car) NZ Driver Licence for at least 6 months.

COURSE FEES & OTHER COSTS
COURSE FEE paid to Driver Training NZ Ltd. Payment of this fee required on 1st day of the course unless other arrangements have been made e.g. company purchase order. $880.00
Learner Licence Test fee paid at the driver licensing agent office (AA office / VTNZ) $93.90
Up‐grade to FULL Licence fee paid at the driver licensing agent office (AA office / VTNZ) $49.60
Driver Licence Medical obtained from your Doctor. fee varies
Should extra tuition be required the fee is $300 for each 2 hour session (this isn’t usually required).
Please note all fees quoted are subject to change without further notice.

PROCEDURE
Step 1 Go to your Doctor and obtain a Driver Licence Medical Certificate. Certificates are valid for 60 days from date of issue.
Step 2 Options for obtaining your class 2 learner licence:
Option 1 – Get a copy and study the latest road code for heavy vehicles.
Option 2 – Contact us to make an appointment to use our study facilities.
Option 3 – Go to www.drivingtests.co.nz or www.roadcodepractice.co.nz
Step 3 When you have finished studying, go to VTNZ Kereiti Street Mt Maunganui or AA Tauranga or your local Licencing Agency and sit your class 2 learners licence. You need to take your medical certificate, drivers licence and evidence of your current address, ie. power or phone account not older than 6 months. Once you have passed the Class 2 Learner Licence test, you will be issued with a temporary driver licence. Please now contact us to confirm the course dates.
Step 4 OUR CLASS 2 COURSE – consists of both theory and practical components, which will, when successfully completed give you your FULL Class 2 Licence. Allow 1 ½ days to complete the course.


Please Note


You can download an information sheet here.

Contact us now to make an enqiry about obtaining a class 2 truck licence.