With this qualification you’ll be eligible for a wide range of employment opportunities in any industry where vehicles are driven and in areas where a range of licence classes are required, such as the transport and logging industry, pack houses, couriers and bus driving. This qualification gives you the skills and knowledge to safely and competently operate rigid vehicles or heavy vehicle combinations.
February and July – Tairāwhiti
May – Hawke’s Bay
- Hold a New Zealand Class 1 license for a minimum of six months.
- Demonstrate the ability to drive a manual gearbox vehicle.
- Obtain a NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) DL9 medical certificate in no more than 60 days.
Acceptance onto the programme will be on a first come, first served basis.
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