Do you want to go to a less traditional school or enhance your current career? Find out why you should look into trade schools.

Securing an HR Licence: A Comprehensive Guide

25 October 2023
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Obtaining a heavy rigid (HR) licence opens up numerous opportunities in the transport industry. This licence permits drivers to operate any rigid vehicle with three or more axles, including buses and trucks. Here's a detailed overview of the process involved in securing an HR licence. Meeting the Basic Requirements Before embarking on the journey to obtaining an HR licence, there are a few important prerequisites that must be met. Firstly, the applicant must possess a valid and current car driver's licence.
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Driving To New Horizons: Expanding Job Opportunities Through Specialised Driving Instruction

18 May 2023
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In today's dynamic job market, acquiring specialised skills can significantly enhance your employment prospects. One such avenue is gaining a Heavy Rigid (HR) licence, which opens doors to a range of exciting job opportunities in the transportation and logistics industry. This article will explore the benefits of obtaining an HR licence and delve into the process involved, including the time required to acquire this valuable credential. Increased Job Opportunities Obtaining an HR licence can broaden your job prospects by granting you access to a diverse range of employment opportunities.
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Are You Finally Ready to Pilot a Road Train?

18 May 2022
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Road trains are part of Australian folklore and are guaranteed to turn heads wherever they go. If you've been intrigued by these monsters of the highway since you were young, you may have harboured the wish to be a driver. So, if you're finally taking action to push forward this dream, what do you need to know about driving these MC trucks? Road Trains in the Wilderness Multi-combination trucks are used to carry particularly heavy loads like fuel, mineral ore, livestock, or settlement supplies over very long distances across remote Australia.
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Why You Should Consider Taking an MC Course if You’re a Truck Driver

16 July 2021
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You might already have your HR licence, and you might already work as a truck driver. If this is the case, then the idea of going back to school to take more classes to learn about truck driving might not have crossed your mind, and you might be pretty happy with the licence that you already have and the career that it allows you to have. However, going to school for your multi-combination (MC) licence could be just the career move that you need to make as an existing truck driver for the following reasons.
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3 Critical Requirements for Enrolling in a Heavy Rigid (HR) Driving Course

18 June 2020
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Working in the construction industry can be rewarding. For example, the average mobile crane operator in Australia earns approximately $34.99 per hour, and the best part is that remuneration increases with experience. However, you need a heavy rigid (HR) class driving license before you can even think of operating a mobile crane. The only way to get an HR licence is to go through a driving course. This article highlights the requirements for an hr driving course.
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About Me
Training in warehouse work

I have worked in the warehouse since I left school, but I'm eager to start taking on some of the more skilled work that the operator-maintainers do, so I have been doing some extra training at the local trade school. It will be a while before I get my overall trade certificate, but with each course I attend, I learn a lot more about the equipment and processes around me. This blog has some tips on how trade school can help you with your career and some useful information about how to find trade schools near you so you can start on a good path.