The light bus course prepare students for the RTA driving test, enabling them to get a Dubai Driving license category NO.5 Students completing this course and passing the RTA driving test are licensed to drive a bus carrying less than 26 passengers
All students who register for Light Bus Training Course must attend 8 mandatory lectures.
Effective 12/05/2013 Heavy Truck drivers are required to do the following to obtain a driving license and permit:
* In cases where the sponsor is the father a copy of the sponsor’s passport is required
|Name of Test||Test Location||Taken by|
|Knowledge Test||Port Rashid, al Barsha, Al Qusais, Al Khail||Taken by RTA|
|Maneuver Test (4 internal Tests)||Al Barsha, Al Khail||Taken By RTA|
|Assessment Test||Al Barsha, Al Khail||Taken by Dubai Driving Center|
|Road Test||Al Barsha, Al Khail||Taken By RTA|
You may be eligible to transfer your existing driving license, without having to take a driving test, if you have a valid driving license from some countries. You must be a citizen of the country with current resident status in UAE. The countries whose citizens can transfer their driving licenses are given below
Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Kuwait, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, China, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Austria, Lativia.
Please call RTA on 800 90 90 for more information, or visit RTA's Inquiry on possibility of exchange driving license page
Please note: Driving license holders of some countries in the above list will require translations or consulate letters. These countries include:
Canada: A letter from the Canadian Consulate in Dubai to verify that the license is genuine is required, before transferring your license.
Driving license holders from Greece, Canada, Poland, Turkey, Japan and South Korea will require a translation of their driving license from their respective consulates.
For more details call RTA Toll free number 800 90 90