PCV (Passenger Carrying Vehicle) Licence Training

If you passed your test after 1st January 1997 and are planning on driving a minibus for hire and reward then you need to undertake the full D1 training and DSA test.

The process for this is as follows:-

Obtain a medical assessment from your GP - cost dependent on GP (normally around £80*)

  • Apply for your D1 provisional Licence - (£50*)
  • Take a one hour assessment with an instructor - £57 incl VAT
  • From the assessment, you will be informed how many days of further training you will require Usually 3-4 days - £57 per hour incl VAT
  • While doing this training you can do your theory test - £50*
  • After you have completed the training, you will need to take your PCV practical test - £115*

Please note that our hourly training rate also applies for the day of the test which includes being accompanied to the test centre with our instructor and vehicle, use of our vehicle during test and return to Red One Limited (allow minimum 3 hours)

If you would like to book the training through us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Further information can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/driving-a-minibus and subsequent links


D1 PCV Minibus Training Booking Form