UNIT NAME: Licence to Drive Multi-Combination Vehicle
A unit of competency from TLI10 Transport and Logistics Training Package
A multi-combination (MC) licence is required to drive any B-double or road train.
Class MC licence vehicles in NSW include:
To apply for an MC licence, you must:
MACQUARIE DRIVING SCHOOL in NSW can help you obtain your class MC licence. Multi Combination truck licence training is available to be booked at anytime. Courses can be structured to suit individual needs. If you are looking to obtain a class MC licence Contact Us
MC licence or B-double licence is the highest licence you can obtain for use on the road. It is highly sought after in the transport industry and can often be one of the higher paid licence classes for driver's working in the industry. We can provide training for a B-double licence and cater training to your needs and experience level.
There are some compulsory requirements that must be met before obtaining an MC licence. You must have held a heavy rigid (HR) or heavy combination (HC) licence for a period totalling at least one year. You also need to undertake a compulsory training and assessment course. The course must be approved by the RMS and conducted by a registered training organisation and a trainer/assessor accredited by the RMS.
Then you simply take your certificate to the RMS registry and they will issue you your Multi-Combination/B-double licence.
The course can be conducted over a 1.5 day period for experienced HC drivers using HVCBA.
Consisting of criteria outlined in the HVCBA guide
Courses can be booked at the students conveinience
Designed for drivers to develop skills, knowledge and attitude to obtain a Multi Combination Licence (B-DOUBLE Licence).
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: All students must:-
Criteria 1 - Pre-operational Check
Criteria 2 - Cabin Drills
Criteria 3 - Start, move off, shut down and secure
Criteria 4 - Manage Steering
Criteria 5 - Manages Gears
Criteria 6 - Manages Brakes
Criteria 7 - Manages Accelerator
Criteria 8 - Create & Maintain Crash Avoidance Space
Criteria 9 - Protect Crash Avoidance Space
Criteria 10 - Road Rules and Directions
Criteria 11 - Reversing
Criteria 12 - Hill Stop/Start
Criteria 13 - Load Securing
Criteria 14 - Coupling / Uncoupling
FCA - Final competency assessment (FCA)
ASSESSMENT: Drivers are trained and assessed against the RMS requirements for Heavy Vehicle Competency Based Assessment (HVCBA) as well as the requirements specified in the TLI10 Transport and Logistics Training Package by accredited assessors. First of all the Training Course must be completed which consists of the 13 criteria listed above. You will be trained and assessed on these criteria, when you are up to standard they will be "signed off". Once the Training course is completed you will be required to sit the Final Competency Assessment, which is a final drive that will be video recorded as an RMS requirement. After the FCA has been completed successfully and the required standard of competency has been achieved you will be issued with a certification which the RMS will then use to issue you the appropriate class MC licence.