Heavy Equipment Training (Forklift, Shovel,Excavator, Mobile Crane)
To drive and operate heavy equipment within the state of Qatar, you are required to carry a valid Qatar Driving License. To obtain the Driving License you may apply for Heavy Equipment operator training course at Karwa Driving School.
Heavy Equipment Driving License classification:-
Qatar Ministry of Interiors has classified the Heavy Equipment Driving License in to 4 categories:
· Forklift Driving License
· Shovel/loader Driving License
· Excavator Driving License
· Mobile Crane Driving License
The Heavy Equipment Operator Training Course offered by Karwa Driving School provides you with the knowledge and skills required to enter the workforce as a heavy equipment operator. Our Theoretical training plus practical Heavy Equipment Operation on jobsite will give you full knowledge and information to include the following:
You will be trained to operate selected pieces of equipment based on the type of Equipment License you want to obtain: Forklift, Shovel, Excavator and Mobile Crane.
To apply for training course, just need to follow 3 steps:
1) Visit Karwa Driving School office at Abu Hamour Office or Al Mansoura and enroll for Qatar Driving Licensing Course
2) Complete your training lessons
3) Pass police test and claim your internationally recognized Training certificate and obtain your Qatar Driving License.
Please note: The minimum age for learning to drive a Heavy Bus is 21 years old.
Documents required to enroll:
No objection Letter from the Sponsor in Arabic, addressed to The Manager, Traffic Department, Qatar. Mention the license type required whether it is Forklift or Shovel or Excavator or Mobile Crane.”
Copy of Company ID/CR copy is required for applicants under Company sponsorship; copy of sponsor QID is required for applicants under personnel sponsorship.
Applicants QID copy, Incase if QID is under process, applicants may submit valid visa and passport copy.
Visitors may also for Qatar Driving License by submitting copy of valid Business visa or visit visa along with passport copies.
4 color passport size photos.
Eye test report
Heavy Equipment Short Course, applicants with previous driving experience holding valid home country license may apply, course duration is 10 hours.
Heavy Equipment Full Course, beginners should apply for full course, duration is 25 hours.
Regular schedule: Attend lessons during 6 weekdays between from 0530 hours to 2130 hours
Broken schedule: Attend lessons during you off duty dates.
Weekend schedule: Attend lessons only on weekends Friday & Saturday
Heavy Bus Short Course, applicants with previous driving experience holding valid home country license may apply, course duration is 10 hours.
Heavy Bus Full Course, beginners should apply for full course, duration is 25 hours.
On completion of required no. of lesson Karwa Driving School shall arrange the Driving Test.
The driving test comprises the following:
· Theory Exam
· On site practical Exam
· Road test only for Mobile crane
Training completion certificates and Driving License is issued immediately after passing the test.