Looking to become an PCV Driver?

Whether you're a school looking to train minibus drivers, to a bus company or individual looking for a bus licence, we have various courses to cater all needs.


Minibus to Coach Driver Training Courses in Sussex & Surrey

From minibus (D1) to minibus with trailer (D1+E), Bus / Coach (Cat D) to Coach and trailer (D+E), we cover all the courses you need to gain your next licence.

Our website provides you with comprehensive details about legal requirements and training objectives for each category by visiting the relevant pages.

We completely appreciate how daunting this can all be when you first look into gaining your next licence, we offer a complete service and guide you through all stages of the process.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by filling out the enquiry form or give our office a call, we can answer all your questions.


Cat D Bus / Coach 

Cat D Bus and Coach Driver Training.

Thinking of starting out a new career as a pcv driver?

Our cat D courses are designed for those looking to gain their bus or coach licence, or business's looking for a number of students to train.


Step 1: You need to undergo a LGV medical. The doctor will fill in form D4.

Step 2: You need to fill in form D2 and send your licence off to DVLA to apply for your provisional entitlement for D1 or D.

Step 3: When you get your licence back with the provisional entitlement, you can then book your PCV theory tests. You must pass all three theory tests: the Multiple Choice, the Hazard Perception tests, and the Driver CPC Case Study.

Step 4: Once you have passed the relevant theory tests, then you can go on to take your practical driving test.


I Drive Driver Training will help you every step of the way...

We have the D2 and D4 forms. We have doctors in your area. We book your theory tests at a test centre close to you. We have a theory study package to help you pass your theory tests. We have modern easy to drive training vehicles. We will book your training and test on dates that suit you.


What does the driving test involve?

The Driving tests are now split into 2 sections, this is the same for all driving tests from c1 to Artic, Minibus to Coach.

1st The Off-Road Manoeuvre - Module 3.a

1. Reverse exercise

2. Controlled stop

3. Uncoupling & re-coupling (only for cat C+E, C1+E, D1+E, D+E)

Once the off-road exam has been passed you can move onto module 3/b

Module 3.A - On Road Driver

A. Firstly you will be asked Safety Questions

     Relevant To Vehicle. (Show me / Tell Me Questions)

B. On Road Drive

1. Be able to move off from the side

    of the road safely

2. Pull in & stop in a safe & convenient place

3. Complete an up hill start

4. Complete a down hill start

5. Show ability to drive your vehicle safely

I Drive driving training provide you the best training you need to pass the PCV test on your first trial. Our training is filled with tips that are helpful and will help you stand out among other students. 

We teach our students everything they need to know about large goods vehicles, and they have confidence in themselves when they finish their training. Our team of trainers is the best in the industry and has many year's experience which makes our student also exceptional.   

I Drive driving training trainers are more familiar with the test and will teach and guide you throughout your training to prepare you for success in your test. 

We will allow you to drive through the common test route to prepare you for your practical test. This makes you more familiar with the route and also builds your confidence while having your practical.