Driving instructor system; application for recognition as a driving instructor training centre

Training to become a driving instructor takes place in a driving instructor training centre that requires official recognition by the locally competent government. The recognition can be granted for the training to acquire the driving instructor licence of individual or also all driving instructor licence classes (BE, A, CE and DE).

documents proving the suitability of the responsible management of the driving instructor training centre(if applicable, professional curriculum vitae, driving licence, master craftsman's certificate, driving instructor's licence, driving instructor's licence, studies, certificates, other diplomas/certificates, further training)Declaration of the other professional commitments of the intended responsible manager of the driving instructor training schoolroster of teachersDocuments proving the suitability of the teachers(if applicable, professional curriculum vitae, driving licence, master craftsman's certificate, driving instructor's licence, driving instructor's licence, studies, certificates, other diplomas/certificates, further training)scaled plan of the classrooms with details of their equipment(if applicable, pictures as well as rental agreement/transfer of use)List of the number and type of training vehicles(vehicle registration document, general operating permit, transfer of use if applicable)Declaration that the prescribed teaching materials are available(if applicable, data of the publisher/editor)Training planExtract from the central business register(not older than 3 months)Confirmation from the competent tax authority that the tax obligations have been fulfilledCertificate of good conduct according to § 30a Abs.1 Nr. 1 BZRG (§ 30 Abs. 5 BZRG)(not older than 3 months)Information from the driver suitability register(to be obtained from the authority)If applicable, certified excerpt from the commercial register or register of associations or documents on the power of representation of the acting persons.(in the case of a legal person or partnership or an unincorporated association or civil law partnership)


Preconditions
Official recognition as a driving instructor training school shall be granted ifthere are no facts which make the owner or the responsible management of the driving instructor training centre appear unreliable for the management of a driving instructor training centre,the driving instructor training centre has a responsible management which is able to supervise the lessons competently and which guarantees that the obligations of § 40 FahrlG are fulfilled,the driving instructor training centre has a sufficient number of instructors at its disposal who are capable of imparting to driving instructor candidates the competences required by § 7 FahrlG in their area of responsibility,the driving instructor training centre has the necessary classroom space and the necessary teaching aids and teaching vehicles at its disposal,an appropriate training plan is presented.

Hints
Withdrawal and revocation of an official recognition as a driving instructor training centre is also the responsibility of the respective locally competent government.
The application must be submitted to the local government in writing or electronically (by e-mail). The government of the Upper Palatinate will then check the information regarding classrooms, teaching materials and teaching vehicles on site.If the requirements are met, official recognition is granted in the form of a notice. The other governments and the district administrative authorities also receive a printout of the decision.

Responsible for the content
Regierung der Oberpfalz

Last update or date of publication
30.07.2021