Mildura(03) 5023 8581

Bendigo(03) 5442 7011

Medium Rigid Licence

Course Outline

This accredited VicRoads course is designed for drivers seeking to upgrade their licence to obtain a Medium Rigid Vehicle Licence. A Medium Rigid vehicle is described as any rigid vehicle, including truck or bus, greater than 8 tonnes GVM.


*** Course duration and costs do not at any time guarantee that the "On-road" Licence assessment will occur. Students MUST firstly meet all competency requirements, if not, training will continue for the duration of the course and the assessment will be scheduled at an alternate time and additional costs will apply. ***


1 Day


Mildura & Bendigo


Program is conducted over 1 day

Training consists of theory training and Secure Cargo assessment, followed by on & off road training. Once deemed satisfactory the VicRoads Licence assessment will be conducted as per VicRoads regulations.

Trainer / Student Ratio

1:1 (maximum)

TLIC3003 Drive Medium Rigid Vehicle
TLILIC2015 Licence to Drive Medium Rigid Vehicle
Part of
TLI31222 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 Medium Rigid Vehicle conforming to Vic Roads licence testing requirements. 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
  • MR 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: Student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
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