Light Truck Lessons (C1)

Get the Best Vehicles, Facilities and Prices

Getting Started

If you are considering a career as a Light Goods Vehicle Driver (category C1), then Irish School of Motoring’s Training Courses for Light Trucks will give you the knowledge and skills necessary to get your career off to a flying start.

As Ireland’s largest provider of Rigid and Light Truck Lessons and with the highest test pass rate over any other Driving School, we offer the one-stop-shop; professional training at affordable prices and exclusive opportunities to gain temporary or permanent employment through our own ISM Driver Recruitment Agency.

We provide Rigid and Light Truck Lessons over 7 days a week from our Finglas Training Centre.

Our Vehicles

All ISM Vehicles are the newest training vehicles in Ireland and are fitted with Air Brake Dual-Controls and fully insured. Your ADI ISM Driving Instructor will always be in control of the vehicle, so your safety and the safety of other road users will never be compromised.

ISM is the only Driving School in Dublin to provide a dedicated off-road practice Reversing Bay (based at our Finglas Training Centre), so you can be confident to have the skills necessary to pass your C1 driving test first time.


Dublin North


01 8641790 | 

Lesson meeting point:
ISM Training Grounds,

Jamestown Business Centre
Jamestown Road,
Dublin 11

Dublin North



Light Truck Lessons available from our Training Centre in Finglas (7 days). Exclusive Reversing Bay located next to the RSA Driving Test Centre in Finglas. Lessons are charged at €140.00 per two-hour sessions 

Hire of category C1 for your Driving Test costs €190.00 (including a Pre-Test hour before your test)

*SPECIAL: 6 hours tuition + Hire of Vehicle for Test (including 1 hour before) NOW: €540.00 (SAVING of €70)

Why Choose ISM

ISM are the market leaders for Light Truck lessons (category “C1”), which we have been successfully providing since 1961. We provide the most competitive prices and most of all the most professional service possible.

ISM’s training courses will ensure that you are well placed to pass your Light Rigid Truck Driving Test the first time you take it as we boast a 90% Overall Test Pass Rate.

Our courses will give you not only the practical skills to pass your test but will guide you through the procedures for permit-applications, calculating laden weights and using tachographs. We also specialise in both the Initial and the Periodic Drivers CPC Training Courses. If you are a Manager in a Transport Company, considering whether to send your employees for professional instruction, we can quickly give you all the details of industry-standard driver certification.

ISM also provides you with the most comprehensive list of Training Aids to get you started. We will tailor our courses to meet your specific needs, and we will guarantee that, when your drivers have finished an ISM course, they will have been exposed to a wide array of information, including the most modern driving techniques and current road legislation.

ISM Recruitment is Ireland’s largest provider of professional drivers into the Transport and Logistics Industry.