Caravan Training Course, Towing and Reversing Lessons

We have

Caravan Training courses

 

available for anyone wanting safety, awareness and confidence building training, before they venture out onto the road with a large caravan.

These courses are very much bespoke to you and we start by discussing what you require out of the course.

 

Carvan Training Course

The course consist of 4 main modules

 

Safe road skills

 

( Safe and awareness, planning and observation skills and fuel economy )

 

Reversing practise

 

( Learn the techniques to keep yourself safe and be confident while reversing )

 

Safe loading

 

( Evenly Spread Across the Caravan Axles and Floor )

 

Couple and uncoupling

 

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Caravan Training Course

Caravan advice and help

 

Caravan Training Course

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We make this a fun and enjoyable course for you to learn the reversing, safe loading and couple/uncouple section in a safe and controlled environment at our Goole DVSA Approved Test Centre.

The road safety section is done in a relaxed manner so you can learn the safe techniques required to make your journey more fuel efficient, less stressful and tiring and most importantly safer for your family, pets and yourself.

You can bring your own vehicle and caravan or we can supply the car and large trailer for use during this training. This courses main aims are to build your confidence so you feel safe and competent on the road.

We also cover the points of insurance, breakdown recovery, tow bars, towing mirrors, stabilisers, accessories etc..etc. We also give you an introduction to towing pack which is packed with useful hints and tips to keep you safe.

If you want to do this course with a friend or a family member then please feel free to bring them along.

For More Information On Towing Equipment Rules Etc Please Click Here

 

Courses are held usually within 2 to 3 weeks notice. So it would be advisable to book well in advance especially during the busier seasons ( April – July )

Please feel free to contact us for further information on 07912 387830 or 01405 763688

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Car and Caravan Training Course , Safety and Awareness Training Courses

We are in easy reach of

Goole – Howden – Selby – York – Hull – Beverley – Wakefield – Castleford – Leeds – Pontefract – Doncaster – Sheffield – Scunthorpe – Grimsby

Towing equipment ( Caravan Users )

The equipment you might use with your caravan or trailer must meet certain safety standards.

Tow Bars – Tow Hitch

A Tow Bar must be type approved, this means it meets EU regulations and is designed for your car.

If your car was first used before 1 August 1998 the tow bar doesn’t need to be type-approved.

A type-approved towbar will have a label with an approval number on.

Caravan Towing mirrors – Caravan Mirrors

If your caravan or trailer is wider than the rear of the towing vehicle, legally you may need to fit suitable towing mirrors that are designed for your vehicle.

If you tow without proper towing mirrors you can be:

  • Be prosecuted by the police
  • Get 3 points on your licence
  • Be fined upto £1,000

Trailer brakes ( Braked Trailers )

Any trailer weighing over 750 KGS, including its load, must have a working brakes.

Any brakes on a caravan, horse box or trailer must be in good working order.

Number plates

You must display the same number plate on the trailer as is on the towing vehicle.