Ian’s Trailer Training gives you 1st class trailer lessons in Newtownards, Bangor, Belfast and throughout the wider Ards Borough area. We have been teaching people to drive for 25 years which is why our students consistently achieve first time pass rates.
We make trailer lessons as convenient as possible:
You can take daytime, evening or weekend lessons, whatever time suits you.
Proceed quickly or at a more leisurely pace.
You can choose male or female instructors , all ADI qualified of course.
Whatever you decide you can be confident of passing your test when you learn with us. Give us a call , fill out the query form or just pop in & see us
To Ian’s Trailer Training
What the test consists of:
A. Safety Questions
B. Off Road Manoeuvres
1. Reverse exercise
4. Controlled stop
C. On Road Drive
1. Ability to move off from the side of the road safely
2. Pull in & stop in a safe & convenient place
3. Complete an angle start
4. Complete a down hill start
5. Show ability to drive this
No Theory/Hazard Perception Test Required
Group Bookings Available
Excellent Pass Rate
17 years and upwards (includes R Plates)
The Category B+E test is required to drive any cars or light vans with up to 8 passenger seats and up to 3500 kg towing a trailer over 750 kg.
Changes in Jan 2013 and later in the year mean most car & trailer combinations will not be accepted for the test .Please contact us for further details.If you have passed your Car Test (Category B) after 1997 and wish to tow a trailer over 750 kg you are required by law to take the additional Category B&E test.
We would love to hear from you by phone, email or in person. If you have any enquiries about trailer training & lessons, just fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you promptly. If you want to speak to someone in person just pop in and see us.
Customers who first obtained car licences before 19 January 2013 but on or after 1 January 1997 are required to pass an additional driving test in order to gain entitlement to category B+E (Car and Trailer combinations), & also for all larger vehicles. In addition to the new driving tests, drivers of vehicles which fall within subcategories C1, C1+E, D1 and D1+E also have to meet higher medical standards.Category B entitlement holders may still tow a trailer; however certain restrictions apply.
Got Questions? Call us on 08081004267 or 02891822244
Or simply fill out the query form opposite and we’ll contact you.
We offer a TRAILER TRAINING BEGINNERS PACKAGE which consists of your first 2 hour trailer lesson for only £50. Thereafter you can book your next 2 hour lesson for only £70 regardless of the time of day, weekdays or weekends. Hire of a jeep and trailer for your test day can be arranged for only £125.Fast track intensive trailer training courses are also available. NOW INTRODUCING OUR NEW LOW COST SHAREDRIVE where 2 people can share a 2 hour trailer lesson for £35 each. Call us for details.