Q: Does GMDC provide transport facilities to students from other Emirates?
A: GMDC currently offers transport facility for all the areas in Dubai, as well as    for students staying in Sharjah & Ajman.

Q: Can visa holders of other Emirates learn at GMDC?
A:  Yes.  As per the following conditions:

  1. Can open a File
  2. Necessary Documents required
  3. Should furnish a copy of Trade License from the emirates the visa has been issued, in addition must provide a copy of the Trade License of the Company’s branch in Dubai
  4. NOC from the Company if the student is working at Dubai Branch.
  5. Original Passport +Visa Copy
  6. NOC letter from the RTA department of the Emirates the visa has been issued. This is to ensure that they don’t have an existing driving file already present.
  7. NOC letter from Muroor from the Emirates the visa has been issued
  8. (4) photograph
  9. RTA typing Form
  10. Eye Test Report

Q: What will happen if I stop my training midway and start after a few months?
A: If for any reason, you discontinue your training, you can still resume within six
months from the date you stop, as the Learning Permit issued by RTA is valid for 6 months. You can also rejoin after 6 months on renewal of the Learning Permit.

Q:  Can I obtain a Learner License as well as Driving License from GMDC?
A:  Yes you can. The RTA operates a branch at the GMDC site from where they issue both Learning Permit & Driving Licenses to students.

Q: Does GMDC offer training for the Home Service Package?
A: GMDC offers this optional package to everyone only for LMV and if they don't mind being trained by male driving instructors. GMDC will pick up the lady students from their offices or homes; train them in their neighbourhood and drop them back at no extra cost.

Q: Will a license from another country help me?
A: Yes. The number of training classes will be reduced to only 20. This reduction is only applicable if the applicant has valid driving license from his/her respective country. The date of issue must be within 2 years from the current date.

Q: Can a female student be trained by a male instructor?
A: If a female student requests for a male instructor, she will have to get NOC from the police. In case the instructor is changed later, another NOC from police is required. Each NOC is changed at AED 20/-.

Q: Does GMDC offer Defensive Driving, Desert Driving and other courses?
A: Yes. GMDC offers Defensive Driving and Desert Driving. You may call up the office for more details or request a comprehensive brochure with all the listings.

Additional Information:

Student having valid UAE driving license in one category and who are interested in applying for another will get exemption from taking the signal test.                         

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