The key number 95 in the driver's license
Professional driver training according to § 5 BKrFQG and § 4 BkrFQV
Who needs further training?
All truck drivers in commercial freight transport> 3.5 t GVW (e.g. also works transport)
All bus drivers in commercial passenger transport> 8 passenger seats
How do you educate yourself?
You have to prove 35 hours of further training within 5 years
Everyone sets the schedule themselves, e.g. as an intensive course in a week, or you can distribute them
35 hours for a month, a year or possibly also for 5 years (1 module per year)
There is no check.
How is the further training composed?
The 3 topics of the training are divided into different modules of 7 hours each:
- 4 basic modules that must be attended by truck and bus drivers
- 2 specific modules>
1 module each for freight transport (GV) and passenger transport (PV)
How many modules do you have to attend?
Truck driver: a total of 5 modules (4 basic and 1 specific module (GV)
Bus driver: a total of 5 modules (4 basic and 1 specific module (PV)
If you have both: a total of 6 modules
(4 base modules and 1 specific truck module (GV) and 1 specific bus module (PV) each
How is further training proven?
By an entry in the driver's license behind the corresponding driver's license class
- "95" stands for a valid qualification or further training as a professional driver
- “03/10/2014” stands for the date when the next further training must be proven.
MODULE CONTENT FOR PROFESSIONAL DRIVERS, FREIGHT TRANSPORT (GV)
Module 1: Eco training
Here the basic knowledge of fuel saving and environmental protection is imparted,
so that fuel costs and wear and tear are reduced. New generations of engines
and exhaust systems require new skills and new driving styles. 20% savings are
Eco-Training (practice): A practical one is recommended for theoretical training
Eco-training with a final inspection drive.
Module 2: Social regulations
Avoid high fines and long downtimes due to ignorance.
The new EU social rules with their break rules and records
require more than just knowing about 4.5 hours of driving time and a 45 minute break. Additionally
the operation of the digital control device with driver card.
Module 3: Risk perception
Module 4: Damage Prevention
Module 5: Security for cargo and passengers
Load securing; Not only the driver, but also the keeper and the loader are jointly responsible.
What is written where and how do I find out more?
The truck driver profession; what are my future chances?
Start: please ask for dates
Duration: 7 hours each . Type of teaching: full-time
Lesson times : Every 1st Saturday of the month (times by arrangement)
Training dates for individuals: Please inquire by phone
Groups or companies: individual appointments possible, even on the weekends