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Car / Van & Trailer Safety Training (B+E)

B+E Licence Update:

There are new rules about towing a trailer or caravan that were published in 2021. Find out how the changes affect you.

Download a fulL course outline

Course Requirements

Prior to starting the course you need to hold a Category B Car driving licence. 

Course Aim

This course will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to proficiently tow a trailer with a car / van.


1:1 - 3.5 hrs

2:1 - 6.5 hrs



Client Site with suitable training area or;

COTS Training Llandarcy. Skills House, Tank Farm Road, Llandarcy, SA10 6EN.

Course Content

• Driver Licence check 
• Demonstration and understanding of vehicle safety whilst towing
• Vehicle and trailer familiarisation 
• Vehicle and trailer pre-use check 
• Individual practice of reverse manoeuvre in various scenarios
• Safe procedure of couple and uncouple of the trailer including brake system, electrical connection and jockey wheel operation
• A short on-road drive whilst towing
• On-site reverse and couple/uncouple assessment.

For course dates and prices, contact us today on 01792 587250

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