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The Heavy Vehicles – Truck driving course prepares students for the RTA Driving Test, enabling students to get a Dubai Driving License category 4. Students completing this course and passing the RTA Driving Tests are licensed to drive Heavy trucks. Heavy Truck criteria- Weight should be more than 2.5 tons

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Registration Documents Expand / Collapse

For any student

  • Two Passport Copies with Valid Dubai Residence Visa *
  • Original Emirates ID card
  • 4 Passport Size Photographs
  • Eye Test Receipt (Eye test can be done at EDI Head Office or any Registered optical Centers)
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  • No Objection letter from Sponsor **
    No Objection letter Download Specimen NOC Letter
  • Age should be 20 years or older
  • RTA has introduced Commercial driver permits & Commercial driver medical testing which is mandatory for commercial drivers. A medical fitness examination is required to be done from a RTA approved medical Centre as shown in the table below.



DHA-Medical fitness services

04 – 5022621

Canadian specialist hospital

04- 7072222

DM Healthcare LLC

04- 4546001

Gulf healthcare international


Iranian hospital Dubai


Prime health care group LLC


Zulekha hospital


  1. After passing all RTA tests & requirements, the license is issued & a commercial driving permit is required to be obtained at the cost of AED 110.

Please note:
* Incase you are not having a Dubai Residence Visa but possess a Visa from any other Emirate you can still register with EDI
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** If registering online, original Emirates ID card will be required for file opening. Kindly bring it to EDI or request us to get it collected. To request for collection, please call our call center at +971 4 263 1100.

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Each class is of 30 minutes duration
(AED 80/ class)

(AED 95/ class)

4 classes per Friday

40 Classes – Beginner 3200 3800
Additional Lessons 80 95

* Free Transportation Service

Other Charges

Particulars Price(AED)
Eye Test 100
RTA Admission Fees + RTA Book + Manual book 610
EDI Admission Fees ( Regular & Friday course ) / VIP 200 / 500
Lecture Fee ( Regular & Friday course ) 0
Exam preparation 175
Knowledge Test - Regular / VIP 310 / 460
Parking Test 310
Assessment Test ( Regular & Friday course) 0
Evaluation & Improvement 100
Road Test / VIP 310 / 510
License Issue (All Courses) 270

Transportation charges

(Dubai / Sharjah / Jebel Ali & Ajman)
Transportation (Fridays) (optional) 0

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Training Preferences


3 Days every week
(2 classes every alternate day = 1 hour of training)
Sat - Mon - Wed Sun – Tue - Thur

Students can take their training only on Friday ( 3 classes every Friday = 1 hour 15 minutes of training).HVT Training Course can be taken from EDI Head Office in Quasis, Aweer - 3 and AL Quoz (Location map Location map ). For Training chosen to take at the Head Office student needs to come to the Head Office himself or can use the EDI Transport Service at an additional charge.

Training Timings

  • Training Timings at EDI Head Office, Al Quasis and Branches
  • The training timings are from 08:30am to 05:00pm with a lunch break of two hours during the day between 1:15pm to 3:00pm.
  • We also have training Classes on Friday from 07:30am to 4:00pm with breaks in between the classes.
  • All vehicles are provided by the Institute.

Heavy Vehicle Truck - Weekdays

Saturday to Thursday

Batch Class I Class II
Morning Batch
Batch I 08:30 to 08:55 08:55 to 09:20
Batch II 09:20 to 09:45 09:45 to 10:10
10 Minutes Break
Batch III 10:20 to 10:45 10:45 to 11:10
Batch IV 11:10 to 11:35 11:35 to 12:00
Batch V 12:00 to 12:25 12:25 to 12:50
Afternoon Batch
Batch VI 03:00 to 03:25 03:25 to 03:50
10 Minutes Break
Batch VII 04:00 to 04:25 04:25 to 04:50

Heavy Vehicle Truck - Friday

Batch Class I Class II
Morning Batch
Batch I 07:30 to 07:55
08:20 to 08:45
07:55 to 08:20
08:45 to 09:10
15 minutes Break
Batch II 09:25 to 09:50
10:15 to 10:40
09:50 to 10:15
10:40 to 11:05
Afternoon Batch
Batch III 02:00 to 02:25
02:50 to 03:15
02:25 to 02:50
03:15 to 03:40


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For Registration do any of the following steps

  • Walk in to the EDI Head Office, at Al Qusais, Dubai
  • Walk into any of the View Branches60 Branches in Dubai and Ajman
  • Register Online

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Procedure to Register

  • Student File will be opened in our in-house RTA Branch by getting the RTA Traffic Department form typed in Arabic.
  • Eye Test will be done at our in - house Eye testing facility for AED 100. (Receipt will be attached with the RTA Traffic Department Form.
  • RTA Learning Permit is issued on payment of RTA Admission Fees.
  • Student can then pay by choosing his preference of training structure, along with lecture fees and if required transportation fees and makes a minimum advance payment for registration of AED 500.
  • On registering the student will receive the EDI Student Folder consisting of Driving Manual, Signal Card, Learn Driving DVD, Lecture Schedule Booklet, EDI Trainee Rights and Responsibilities.
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Lectures for Heavy Vehicle Truck

All students who register for HVT Training Course need to take 5 lectures from EDI. These lectures are conducted on weekdays as well as Fridays. We offer these lectures in different languages such as English/Hindi/Urdu and Arabic at different locations across Dubai such as EDI Head Office (Al Quasis), AL Quoz, Al Aweer, Al Raffa and Satwa .

Please note that all students have to bring their Registration Card (MDT), RTA Training Book and Learning Permit for the lectures atendance.

Timetable Download lecture time table for each location
  • Lecture 1 : Traffic signs, signals and road markings
  • Lecture 2 : Rules of the Road -1
  • Lecture 3 : Rules of the Road - 2
  • Lecture 4 : The Driving Test Checklist
  • Lecture 5 : Your Vehicle - The EDI Vehicle Lab

Rules of Attendance

  • Please ensure all compulsory lectures are attended before you appear for your Road Test.
  • Please ensure you have attended the Lecture 2 (Traffic Signs, Signals and Road Markings) before your signal test.
  • Please ensure you have attended the Lecture No. 3, 4 and 5 before your assessment test.


New Test & Fee Code for HVT / HVB- Yard Test. It will be conducted by RTA


                         021- HEIGHT ESTIMATION HVT-HVB

  Fee Code:    F40- HVT/HVB ( 018+019+020+021) , F41- HVT/HVB (019+020+021), F42-HVT/HVB (020+021)

                         F43-HVT/HVB (021)                       

Joining Instructions with Terms and Conditions
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Trainee Rights & Responsibilities
EDI Trainee Rights & Responsibilities Download EDI Trainee Rights & Responsibilities

  • Obtain your RTA learners permit prior to your first lesson and carry it with you throughout the training period. Renew the permit once it expires.
  • Attend your first and all subsequent lessons and tests with necessary lenses/ glasses.
  • Not to be absent from classes without informing the concerned reception staff 48 hours before the class time or you will be charged for the classes.
  • Ensure proper payments for training and tests are made on time to avoid unnecessary problems.
Test Details Expand / Collapse
Name of Test Test Location Taken by When
Knowledge Test Qusais & Al Quoz RTA
  • For Beginner students registered for 40 classes; after 15th – 16th classes
Assessment Test Qusais & Al Quoz EDI
  • For Beginner students registered for 40 classes;  After 36th class
Road Test Qusais & Al Quoz* RTA On completing the registered number of classes and above test if required.
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Special Referral Form Download – Referral Scheme Form

  • All Categories: If any student (past or existing) refers another student for any training course he receives AED 100 from EDI.


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