Mildura(03) 5023 8581

Bendigo(03) 5442 7011

Light Rigid Licence - 2 Days

Course Outline

This accredited VicRoads course is designed for drivers seeking to upgrade their licence to obtain a Light Rigid Vehicle Licence. A Light Rigid vehicle is described as any rigid vehicle, including truck or bus, greater than 4.5 tonnes GVM or seating more than 12 adults including the driver.


2 Days


Mildura & Bendigo


Course runs over 2 days

Day 1 consists of theory training and Secure Cargo assessment

Day 2 consists of on & off-road training in the first half of the day followed by the commencement of the VicRoads licence assessment.

Trainer / Student Ratio

1:1 (maximum)

TLIC2049 Operate Heavy Vehicle on Unsealed Roads
TLIB0002 Carry Out Vehicle Inspection
TLIA1001 Secure Cargo
TLIC2002 Drive Light Rigid Vehicle
TLILIC2014 Licence to Drive a Light Rigid Vehicle
Part of
TLI31216 Certificate III in Driving Operations

Participants must:

  •  Hold a current Victorian Motor Car Licence.
  • Have held their car licence for a minimum of 12 months.
  • Provide primary and secondary proof of identification prior to course commencement.
  • Eyesight test conducted by Aust-Link.
  • Must notify staff of any medical conditions/medication taken.
  • Purchase and be familiar with the Vic Roads Bus and Truck Driver handbook.
  • Be able to drive a car fitted with a manual transmission

Participant must provide a Light Rigid Vehicle conforming to Vic Roads licence testing requirement. This checklist can be obtained from the Aust-Link office.


  • Road Law
  • Off Road Training
  • Load Restraint
  • Pre Operational Checks/cabin checks
  • Observations
  • Starting/stopping sequence
  • City/Highway driving
  • Turning and handling
  • 90 degree turns
  • Reversing
  • Systems of vehicle control/braking distances
  • Lane management/following distances
  • Maintaining safe speed/safe group
  • LR licence testing

Please note training is for a minimum of 2 Days, which consists of training and assessment. If further training is required additional arrangements must be made with Aust-Link staff. Aust-Link will issue a Statement of Attainment to successful participant on completion of this course.

  • Walnut Ave, Mildura, 3500
  • (03)5023 8581
  • 52-58 Hattam St Golden Square, 3555
  • (03) 5442 7011
Nationally Recognised Training

Aust-Link PTY LTD (RTO 3569)

This training may be delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government subsidised funding for eligible applicants
Please Note Course Fees are to be paid in full at the time of booking to secure a position in the course
Bookings cancellation and refunds, refer to Aust-Link refund policy