Training Centre

Trans Plant Mastertrain is situated at the Matford Centre, Matford Park Road, Exeter.

Our main office and reception is within the main complex together with our training and rest rooms. The off road training area is situated at the rear of the centre with further training rooms and a purpose built forklift truck training area. This ideal location is on the lorry test routes and just a few minutes from the DVSA Test Centre.

Training Centre Map


Apprenticeship Hub

Trans Plant Mastertrain’s Apprenticeship Hub is situated a short distance away from the main Training Centre in Manaton Close

The Hub consists of offices and classrooms for our Skills Officers, Administration team and Apprentices

Apprenticeship Hub Map


What we offer

  • The largest off-road training site in the South-West
  • In house DVSA approved examiners (for Module 3A and Module 4)
  • The centre is situated just a few minutes away from the DVSA test site for Module 3B tests.
  • Established for over 30 years so we have continually improved and adapted a service that you want.
  • Highly skilled and experienced instructors
  • Professional standards with a personable service
  • Air conditioned classrooms with SMART boards
  • Reception, waiting rooms and kitchen
  • On-site restaurant and numerous other eating establishments to choose from near by
  • Flexible training to suit your requirements
  • Finance options available
  • Ample free parking

 Contact Details

Telephone: 01392 426242

Trans Plant Mastertrain
The Matford Centre
Matford Park Road
Marsh Barton



Travelling Times

We have the advantage of our geographical position which is situated along the M5 corridor. Many of our clients who travel to our centre for training come from:


  • Crediton (8m / 15 mins)
  • Dawlish (13m / 28mins)
  • Exmouth (14m / 20mins)
  • Teignmouth (15m / 30 mins)
  • Tiverton (15m / 30 mins)
  • Bovey Tracey (17m / 26mins)
  • Honiton (18m / 27mins)
  • Newton Abbot (18m / 27mins)
  • Cullompton (19m / 22mins)
  • Torquay (22 miles / 35 minutes)
  • Okehampton (23m / 32 mins)
  • Totnes (28m / 38mins)
  • Wellington (32m /38mins)
  • Taunton (40m / 40mins)
  • Plymouth (45m / 55mins)
  • Bridgwater (46m / 50 mins)
  • Yeovil and Barnstaple (50m / 1hr 10mins)