Are you thinking to make an upgrade to driving heavy vehicles? Do you want to make it to the lorry business? Do you want to drive Combinations vehicles? Well your first step to getting on that way is to make it to the HR class. Literally. Firstly, you basically learn how to handle a vehicle which weighs over 8000 kilograms and has dual shift gears. Vehicles like these are difficult to handle on long journeys and turfy roads. The procedure is rather simple however effort is due in every task we do. 

So the initial steps include giving in the DLA1 applicant form which is rather like every other basic form and just gives a background check and details and everything your past has accustomed to get you into the HR Class, one thing that needs to be specially taken care of in this regard is that; you need to submit the DLA1 in person, just to reaffirm your identity. Secondly residential certification and your official documentation needs to be submitted, this is just a precautionary measure since truck driving school Mona Vale usually carry important or expensive stuff.  Now like the HC class or on hand above known as the MC class eyesight testing is a must, given the fact that heavy class accidents can result in terrible accidents and extreme traffic conditions, hence your sight is a preliminary requisite to this class.

To conclude the process final examinations are held; also known as the HVCBA (Heavy Vehicle Competency Based Assessment) like any other traffic assessment the test involves basic regulations following traffic laws and regulations that are to be followed by every drier that wants to make it to the HR Class. Main points of the assessment highlight truck maintenance guidelines and operational functions of the vehicle i.e. axle load limits, how to secure loads and even vehicle dimensions. On the other hand, your entire ability to deal with an HR class vehicle is judged during the operational exam, assessors assess crucial parts of driving such a vehicle which mainly includes; parking, turning, loading and unloading in real life situations and how to tackle situations.

Now getting to the part of how much all these procedures may cost; the answer to this question may vary from institution to institution for programs to learn the process. However, the standard fee for applications is about fifty dollars followed by a simple two-hundred-dollar bill to attend HR class. In case you’re a driver that has been shut down due to an accident or a simple accusation you may get your HR license renewed after a fixed amount of time for a similar fee of two hundred dollars. Although the HR class may seem relatively unimportant as compared to the HC or MC class, it can be considered as the foundation of building a driving career in the heavy class.