Trailer Training For Caravan, Box Trailers, Horse Box
At WESTEND TRAILER TRAINING we strive to achieve a high level of service for all our drivers and students from Dumfries & Galloway and Cumbria.
All our courses are tailored to your requirements. To tow a trailer, caravan, boat, horse box etc. up to 3500Kg, you will need to add Category B+E to your car licence (Cat B). This means passing another driving test with a trailer before you can go on the road.
All courses include the DVSA Trailer Test fee of £115.00
High quality training to DVSA test standard
Training options to meet your requirements for safe driving
DVSA Approved Driving Instructor
Competitive prices giving excellent value
Pre-Training Assessment £25
1 hour to assess driving and reversing abilities.
1 Day Advance Course Price £395
6 hours training plus 1 hour's training prior to test and time on test (approx 1½ hrs). Ideal if you have plenty of towing experience, i.e. reversing, coupling, uncoupling and your driving skills are at a high level of competency.
2 Days Standard Training Price £535
2 x 5 hour training days plus 1 hour's training prior to test and time on test (approx 1½ hrs). If you have some of towing experience and your driving skills are to a good standard.
3 Days Standard Course Price £710
3 x 5 hour training days plus 1 hour's training prior to test and time on test (approx 1½ hrs). If you've had limited towing experience, and need to improve your driving skills.
Refresher Courses for B+E Licence Holders and above.
- New owners of a caravan, boat or horsebox who passed their driving test before 1st January 1997.
- A new job requiring you to drive towing a trailer, e.g. farming, forestry, building, construction or catering industries.
- Those just needing a confidence boost to tackle towing a larger caravan, boat or horsebox.
We excel in all aspects of Trailer Training and we can refresh your Driving skills and boost your confidence.
On Road - in handling and awareness, observations, road positioning, planning, signaling, use of controls, mirrors and speed.
Off Road - reversing, braking, uncoupling and recoupling of the trailer.
Price per hour £35.00 will include vehicle and trailer use.