Category D1 is the licence group required for Minibus. A passenger carrying vehicle with 9-16 passenger seats.

3 Easy Steps to gaining your licence:

Step 1 – Medical & Provisional Licence Application

Step 2 – Theory Tests & Initial Driver CPC (if required)

Step 3 – Driving Tuition & DSA Practical test

At TAL Training we offer a range of services depending on individual requirements and have developed a starter pack for candidates that would like us to manage and support them through the process.

Starter pack includes:

  • A medical with our GP (on-site)
  • Assistance with applying for your provisional license
  • Theory test revision material (web based)
  • Theory test booking – Module 1 (Multiple Choice & Hazard Perception)
  • Theory test booking – Module 2 (CPC Module 2 if required)

Price including CPC mod 2: £180

Price excluding CPC mod 2: £140

Once candidates have passed the PCV theory tests the practical element of the training can begin.

Practical Training

Typically drivers looking to obtain the D1 licence with the initial CPC will require a 12 hour training block & generally a 10 hour training block without the CPC.

CAT D1 Training is priced at £65 per hour including VAT and is delivered in 4 hour sessions, the DVSA module 3a reverse test is £40 and the module 3b road drive test is £115. The course can be completed over 3 consecutive half days or 1.5 days.

12 hour Practical training course with CPC module 4 – £990

10 hour Practical training course (no CPC module 4) – £805

Typical cost for complete D1 Course with CPC £1,170 inc. VAT

Typical cost for complete D1 Course (no CPC) £945 inc. VAT

For further information please call today on 0114 2813022