The LGV (Large Goods Vehicle) / PCV (passenger Carrying Vehicle) theory test is now made up of two parts the multiple choice question and answer test and the hazard perception test. The multiple choice test part is done using a touch screen computer and the hazard perception part records your responses and reaction times to developing hazards whilst using a computer mouse.
Theory Test Section
You will be asked 100 questions in 115 minutes.
The pass mark for the multiple choice part of the LGV PCV theory test is 85 out of 100.
Hazard Perception Section
You will be shown a series of 19 video clips. In each clip there will be at least one developing hazard, and one of the clips will feature two developing hazards.
The pass mark for the hazard perception part of the theory test is 67 out of 100.
Module 2 - Case studies
This module is computer based and will use normal and realistic scenarios a driver may encounter at some time in their normal working life
Case Study questions - A candidate will be asked to answer in a number of different ways such as multiple choice answers, clicking an area on a photograph/image or by typing in a brief answer.
Each test will be made up of 7 case studies, each one with approx 6-8 questions, with a possible maximum score of 50 (pass mark is 38).
Maximum time allowed is 1 hour 30 minutes to complete this module.