What can I drive with MC License?

  • MC (multi combination) class vehicle allows you to drive any heavy combination unit towing one or more trailers, each having a gross vehicle mass greater than 9,000 kg
  • Any motor vehicle under HC class

 

Requirements for taking a MC Class driving test:

In order to gain an MC class licence, you must have both:

 


There are three classes of Multi-Combination – divided by gearbox type:

Open Class

Multi-Combination

(MC)


The Open Class licence is completed using a truck with a “Road Ranger” gearbox. You will learn the skills required to use crash gearbox and double de-clutch on all gear changes.

The “Road Ranger” gearbox is standard on trucks from the USA and some larger Japanese trucks. The open class licence allows you to drive all Multi-Combination Trucks.

Synchromesh

Multi-Combination

(MC-B) 


These trucks still have many gears, but they are much easier to change than a “Road Ranger” Gearbox. Most European Heavy Trucks are equipped with a synchromesh gearbox.
The Synchromesh is a restricted licence meaning you can only drive trucks with a synchromesh gearbox as well as automatic transmissions.

This license does not allow you to drive a truck fitted with a Road Ranger gearbox.

Automatic

Multi-Combination

(MC-A) 


NOTE: Auto truck to be supplied by client.

The Automatic licence is a truck fitted with an Automatic gearbox and drives like an automatic car.
This license restricts you to Trucks fitted with automatic transmissions only.

We do not currently offer this license unless you supply the truck.

 

LESSONS & PRICING

Generally, lessons are conducted in 2 hour sessions as a minimum. However, alternative session lengths can be arranged if necessary. 

All students are required to complete a minimum of 2hrs prior to PDA. If our instructors believe a student is not ready to undertake the PDA, they will be advised that they need further lessons. However, students may decide to attempt the PDA at their discretion.

Your own Truck & Trailers

 

$120 - per hour (Training & PDA)

$350.00 - Assessment fee (Includes Dept. of Transport fees)

Note: Minimum lesson length - 2 hours

Call now for more info! 08 9144 1170

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