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Chipping Norton, NSW 2170

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  • Exposure
    & Experience
    is the key to Confidence
    & to your Development
  • Exposure
    & Experience
    is the key to Confidence
    & to your Development
  • Exposure
    & Experience
    is the key to Confidence
    & to your Development

FDS, a market leader in heavy vehicle licensing

Welcome to Francis Driving School Pty Ltd (FDS), a Registered Training Organisation (RTO # 40692) and a business specialising in all light and heavy vehicle licensing. At FDS, our dedicated staff and trainers are committed to providing quality training and assessment services 7 days a week.

 

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Car
Car is a vehicle that has a GVM up to 4.5 tonne max and may have a maximum of 12 seats, including the driver's. A Class C licence allows you to drive cars, utes, vans, some light trucks, car-based motor tricycles, tractors, and implements such as graders.
Light Rigid
Light Rigid is a vehicle that has a GVM of 4.5 to 8 tonnes max and a light rigid bus must have a minimum of 12 seats including the driver's. Any trailers towed by a Light Rigid vehicle must not exceed 9 tonnes GVM.
Medium Rigid
Medium Rigid is a vehicle that has 2 axles and a GVM of more than 8 tonnes. Any trailers towed by a Medium Rigid vehicle must not exceed 9 tonnes GVM.
Heavy Rigid
Heavy Rigid is a vehicle that has 3 or more axles and a GVM of more than 8 tonnes. Any trailers towed by a Heavy Rigid vehicle must not exceed 9 tonnes GVM.
Heavy Combination
Heavy Combination covers a vehicle such as prime mover towing a semi-trailer or a rigid vehicle towing a trailer with a GVM of more than 9 tonnes. Rigid vehicles are usually towing pig trailers, dog trailers and quad dog trailers.
Multi Combination
Multi Combination covers a vehicle such as a B-Double, B-Triple, and Road Trains. These are the common combinations but there are others on the road specialised to a specific industry.

About FDS

Welcome to Francis Driving School Pty Ltd (FDS), a Registered Training Organisation (RTO # 40692) and a business specialising in all light and heavy vehicle licensing. At FDS, our dedicated staff and trainers are committed to providing quality training and assessment services 7 days a week. These services are complimented by the use of modern and current equipment and also that of which are being used most commonly in the everyday workplace.

"Exposure and Experience is the key to Confidence and to your Development" so at FDS, our success is measured by yours. Furthermore, our highly skilled trainers have extensive on-road experience, driving in the transport industry for more than 50years. This experience and insight to the industry is what makes FDS a market leader in heavy vehicle licensing.

At FDS, our dedicated staff and trainers are committed to providing quality training and assessment services 7 days a week.

Some of our National Recognised Training Programs include:

  • TLILIC2014B - License to drive a Light Rigid (LR) Vehicle
  • TLILIC2015B - License to drive a Medium Rigid (MR) Vehicle
  • TLILIC2016B - License to drive a Heavy Rigid (HR) Vehicle
  • TLILIC3017B - License to drive a Heavy Combination (HC) Vehicle
  • TLILIC3018B - License to drive a Multi Combination (MC) Vehicle

We also offer Condition removal on Licenses and Driving Refresher training packages.

 

The dedicated staff and extensive training programs we offer is not just focussed on issuing a license but to equip our students with techniques and the confidence which will help them succeed at the next journey in their life.

 

It is therefore no secret why more than 95% of our students pass their competancy assessments the 1st time.