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Good pay | Job security | Independence | Variety | Career progression | Fast and professional 5-star service

Get the results you deserve by applying for your HGV licence today with Direct HGV

There’s an HGV driver shortage in the UK

The UK needs an estimated 85,000 HGV drivers. As an HGV driver you are vital to the UK’s economy & way of life. Here at Direct HGV we make everything easy for you so that you can take advantage of the benefits and security of an HGV career. We offer a monthly deposit option and we can also help you find employment once passed.

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How much could you earn?

Do you love driving and would love to get paid for it? The money on offer for HGV driver’s has never been higher. Depending on the location and job you work, starting salaries can be up to £35,000 for a Cat C driver and £40,000 for a Cat C+E driver.

Which licence should you go for?


Cat C

Class 2 Licence

This is the licence most drivers start out training for. Any vehicle over 3.5 tonnes in a rigid body vehicle. Typically used for local deliveries.

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Cat C+E

Class 1 Licence

Any vehicle over 3.5 tonnes that has a detachable trailer. Typically used for longer routes and international distribution


Driver CPC

The Certificate of Professional Competence is a legal requirement for any HGV driver who is transporting goods for hire or reward. 

You can now go straight to C+E from your car licence!

Explore our nationwide training locations

With over 300 training locations combined across the UK to carry out the medical, theories, practical training and CPC, Direct HGV can help you get on the road to your new career in the fastest possible time. Train in the comfort of your local area.

Our 4-step process:


Register your interest

Fill in your details and speak to one of our friendly team who will be able to understand your training & recruitment needs.


Medical and theory

Let us arrange your medical & theory tests, passing easily using our online software.


Training and licences

Let us take care of your practical training & CPC (certificate of professional competence).



Enjoy the benefits of your new licence and start earning. Our recruitment team will be happy to help you find the best job that suits you & your work life balance.

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