School of Motoring

Artic Truck Lessons

Welcome to South West School of Motoring, your trusted partner in mastering the art of operating articulated trucks. Our specialised lessons are tailored to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to navigate these versatile vehicles with confidence and pass your test.

Artic Truck Lessons

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Articulated Truck 

Lessons are usually 1.5 hours in duration.

  • 1.5 hour lesson = €150
  • 1 hour lesson = €100
  • Use of vehicle for CPC only = €100
  • 1 hour pre-test plus the hire of truck for test = €250
  • Package: 6 x 1.5 hour lessons-1 hour pre-test-Hire of truck for test = €1050 (saving of €100)

South West School of Motoring Artic Truck Lessons Service

To commence lessons you need a valid Learner Permit.   For more information on the learner permit check out the NDLS website. Once you are in possession of this permit, you can begin preparing for the driving test.

Artic Truck lessons

Stage 1 – Theory Test

Apply for Theory Test (

Note: You need this to obtain a Learner Permit.

Check out NDLS website

Apply for CPC Case Study Theory Test
 Check with RSA to see if this required.

Stage 2 – Driving Lessons

Apply for Learner Permit – Category CE  (

Note:  You MUST have Learner Permit to proceed with driving lessons

Driving Lessons

South West School of Motoring – 087 615 4841

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Stage 3 – Driving Test

Apply for Driving Test

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Want to be an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI)?

Call us on (087) 615 4841 or book now for information on our professional training 

Rigid Truck Lessons

Why consider taking artic truck lessons

There are several advantages to driving an articulated truck. Firstly, it offers a rewarding and stable career path. As the demand for goods transportation continues to grow, there is a constant need for skilled articulated truck drivers.

Advantages of driving an articulated truck

Driving an articulated truck provides job security and the opportunity for career advancement. It also offers the chance to travel and explore different areas as part of your job.

  • Job opportunities for articulated truck drivers
  • Articulated truck drivers are in high demand in various industries. They can find employment in transportation companies, logistics firms, construction companies, and more.
  • Increased earning potential with an artic truck lessons license
  • With an articulated truck license, you have the potential to earn a higher salary compared to other driving positions. The demand for skilled articulated truck drivers often results in competitive wages and benefits.
  • Artic Truck Lessons at Southwest School of Motoring
  • Driving an artic truck, or articulated lorry, is no small feat. It demands a unique set of skills and understanding that goes beyond standard driving. At Southwest School of Motoring, we recognize this distinct challenge and offer specialized artic truck lessons designed to equip drivers with the knowledge, skills, and confidence they need to handle these massive vehicles on the road.
  • Tailored Curriculum
  • Our curriculum is crafted to address the intricacies of driving an articulated truck. From understanding the mechanics of the vehicle to mastering the complex maneuvering techniques, our lessons cover every aspect in detail.

    We ensure our students are well-versed in areas such as coupling and uncoupling, managing blind spots, and handling the truck in various traffic conditions.

  • Expert Instructors
  • What truly sets our program apart is our team of experienced instructors. Each instructor possesses a profound understanding of artic trucks and boasts years of hands-on experience. They are passionate about teaching and are dedicated to ensuring each student gains comprehensive knowledge and real-world skills.
  • Practical Experience
  • While theory is crucial, we believe in the power of hands-on experience. Our lessons incorporate significant hours behind the wheel, allowing students to practice and hone their skills in real-world scenarios. We ensure that by the end of the course, students are comfortable and competent in handling the truck in various situations, from busy highways to narrow urban streets.
  • Safety First
  • At Southwest School of Motoring, safety is paramount. Our lessons emphasize the importance of safe driving practices, ensuring that our students not only drive efficiently but also prioritize their safety and the safety of others on the road.
  • Why Choose Us?
  • For those aspiring to drive an artic truck or looking to enhance their skills, our lessons are the perfect fit. We offer flexible schedules, competitive pricing, and a proven track record of success. Our graduates leave with a strong foundation, prepared to tackle the challenges of driving these majestic giants of the road.
  • Join us at Southwest School of Motoring and steer your way to becoming a top-notch artic truck driver with our artic truck lessons.
Rigid Truck Lessons

Rigid Truck Lessons

Master the dynamics of heavy vehicle handling with South West School of Motoring’s Rigid Truck Lessons.

Our comprehensive program is specifically designed to provide you with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to operate rigid trucks with ease and professionalism.

Questions about out driving lessons

Need Some Questions Answered?

If you have any questions or need further information about our courses, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We’re here to guide you on your journey to becoming a confident, skilled driver.
Give us a call at 087 6154841 or contact us page we’re always ready and eager to assist you.

Approved Driver Instructor Training

Approved Driving Instructor Training

Take your passion for driving with South West School of Motoring’s exceptional Approved Driving Instructor Training (ADI) program. Our comprehensive course is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills & qualifications as a professional driving instructor.

Getting started|with South West School of Motoring|is as easy as 1-2-3!

Step 1

Book a Course

Begin by selecting your desired course - be it car driving, rigid truck, articulated truck, coach/bus/minibus driving, or Approved Driving Instructor Training. You can book your spot easily through our website or by giving us a call at 087 6154841.

Step 2

Professional Learning

Once you've booked, it's time to get behind the wheel. You'll learn from our instructors who provide hands-on training. Each lesson is to ensure you gain the skills and in-depth theoretical knowledge, preparing you comprehensively for the road ahead.

Step 3

Pass Your Test

We'll guide you through the entire process, providing valuable insights and tips to help you succeed. Our high pass rate is a testament to our commitment to ensuring our students not only pass their tests but become competent, safe drivers.

Did You Know?

With the professional driving lessons at South West School of Motoring, you’ll acquire skills that equip you to pass your test with flying colours.

More importantly, these lessons lay the foundation for a safe and successful driving career.

What Makes us Different from
the Average Company


At South West School of Motoring, our distinction lies in a number of unique features


Our instructors are professionals


Personalised Learning


Wide Range of Courses


High Success Rate


State-of-the-Art Facilities


Focus on Safety


Comprehensive Learning Experience


Average Company


On the other hand, other driving schools might fall short in these areas


Inexperienced Instructors


One-Size-Fits-All Approach


Limited Course Options


Low Pass Rate


Outdated Facilities


Less Emphasis on Safety


Narrow Learning Scope

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