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Towing Car Trailers

About this course

This course is designed to train drivers in the towing of car trailer, boat trailer and caravan.

The areas covered are:

General Driving 
Turning
Backing

We can either provide the vehicle or we are happy to do the training inyour own vehicle.

 

Course Availability

This course is run on demand.

 

Course Cost

This course will cost $190.00 per hour including GST
 

Course Prerequisites


You will need as a minimum of a Class 1 licence
 
What licence is required for what weights

Class 1 Full Licence. You may tow a trailer provided that your combination weight does not exceed 6,000Kg.
Example:Vehicle and its load weighs 2,500Kg.
Trailer and its load weighs1,500Kg.
Total combined weight 4,000Kg
this combination can be driven on a Class 1 licence

Class 2 Full Licence. You require a class 2 licence if the combination is greater than 6,000Kg
Example: Car and its load weighs 2,800Kg.
Trailer and load weighs1,800Kg.
Total combined weight4,600Kg
this combination requires a Class2 licence

The fine for exceeding the weights on a Class 1 licence is a minimum fine of $400.00 and should you have accident at this weight your insurance claim may be declined.

 

 

BY ENROLING INTO A PASSRITE DRIVING ACADMEY COURSE YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS POLICY

REFUND /CANCELLATION POLICY:

7 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date:  No Cancellation Fee / FULL REFUND if pre-paid

3-6 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date:  50% Cancellation Fee / REFUND if pre-paid

2 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date: 100% Cancellation Fee / NO REFUND if pre-paid

PRACTICAL TRAINING CANCELLATION/RESCHEDULING POLICY: 

Less than 24 hour notice results in a fee of $195.00 plus GST per cancelled/rescheduled drive.

 

For more detailed information, please view our Terms and Conditions.