C.I.T.S. Training Australia

Multi Combination Vehicle Course

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C.I.T.S. provides Multi Combination Courses for truck drivers looking to upgrade their skills. Courses are designed to train drivers to a competent standard in both theory and practical aspects, which will enable them to pass the Vic Roads testing criteria for theory, skills and practical driving.

 Course content

  • *        Road law
  • *        VicRoads theory test
  • *        Pre operational checks
  • *        Forward off-set manoeuvres.
  • *        Uncoupling / coupling
  • *        Reversing
  • *        Tracking / cornering/ braking
  • *        Intersections / roundabouts
  • *        90° turns
  • *        Lane management
  • *        Maintaining a safe speed / gap
  • *        Gear selection
  • *        Fuel efficiency / economy
  • *        VicRoads road test


Eligibility

For a period of 12 month, the applicant must hold or have held an Australian licence to drive:

  • heavy combination vehicle; or

  • combination of a heavy rigid vehicle and a heavy combination vehicle.

    *The 12 month period includes any combination of holding HR and HC

    licences, including 364 days HR and one day HC.

     

Course duration

Course duration will depend on students prior experience and skill level.  The following is to be used as a guide only.

  • 1 - 1½  days

     

    Course costs

  • 1 Day sessions    $1600

  • ½ day sessions $800 ea

    Full day sessions are run between 8am and 5pm.  Clients will have a 1 hour lunch break.

    Half day sessions are run either between 8am - 12noon or 1pm - 5pm.

 

Additional Costs

  1. Vic Roads variance fee (payable to VicRoads) - $29.00

  2. If participants require a 5th hour of training in a half day session this will be charged at a rate of $200.

Unit codes and names

Participants will be assessed in accordance with  the following nationally recognized unit of competence as part of the qualification TLI31216 Certificate III in Driving Operations 

TLILIC3018  Licence to drive multi combination vehicle