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Traffic Awareness Course ( VKU )


After successfully passing the theoretical driving exam, attending a Traffic Awareness Course, which consists of eight lessons, is mandatory.

If someone wants to attain a driver’s license in the categories B, A, or the under category A1, they have to attend the Traffic Awareness Course (VKU), before being able to apply for the practical driving exam.


The course attendance cannot date back more than two years.


Course Matter

The course contains practice related information, like traffic sense and risk theory, and is meant to encourage a defensive and responsible way of driving. In addition to that, you will gain useful knowledge of physics, risk theory, and the human reaction capacity.


Course Duration


Eight lessons in total, distributed to four two-hour evening, lunchtime or morning classes.


Flying Instructor

Stadelhoferstrasse 22

8001 Zürich







Course language


Application and Prices


To apply to Road Awareness Courses, you must be in possession of a valid learner driver’s license.


Course Fees:

Total: CHF 200.- / Course CHF 170.-, plus books CHF 30.-



Prices are subject to change.



For the Application and Participation apply the General Terms and Conditions of Flying Instructor.


the course will be held in german only

My colleagues and I are looking forward to meeting you, and we’re trying our best, to prepare exciting lessons for you to enjoy!

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