To become a PCV driver you have to follow certain rules and regulations. For instance if you really want to make a career in PCV driving, you must be able to furnish the correct and the most appropriate form of license needed to drive a PCV vehicle. The license again is obtained in different categories of PCV and depends on the weight of the vehicle.
To be able to drive a PCV commercially, it is very important and at the same time necessary to undergo proper training from a good institute of repute before you appear for the PCV license test. When you obtain the PCV training and the license to drive a vehicle commercially, you will be able to work for any bus transport company or organization and get to be employed with them for driving the vehicle in the local area, nationally or internationally across the continent of Europe.
When you do have the PCV license with you, you will be able to work as a driver for the multi drop delivery system, you will be able to drive the tankers containing liquids and powers, drive box containers and the vehicles with the curtain sides, also get to transport the live stocks across the country and other goods that are temperature controlled items.
You can also seek employment as a coach driver and travel to long distance commercially with 8 or more number of passengers. However to obtain the PCV license, you must have a clear driving license and also undergo proper PCV training from a good institute of repute. Once you are ready with your training, you can appear for the PCV license test either in your own vehicle or in a vehicle provided by the test center. In case you want to make use of your own vehicle, you must maintain the standards of the vehicle as per the standards mentioned by the DSA.
There are several modules in a PCV license test that you must follow. Those models are namely, the theory test, the practical test, the on road practical test and also the case studies. And as a student, you must be able to pass on all the four modules individually and in total so as to obtain the PCV license. You can always appear for the test by applying to the DSA directly by their website or you can also take help from the driving training institute through which you are receiving the training.