Items per page: 10 25 50 100 500 Showing page 1 Of 1 FAQs What are the procedures and required documents to register in the SDI? 1. Open a traffic file at the machinery and drivers licensing department and get a card with the file number. 2. Fill in e-form for enrollment. 3. Copy of a valid Emirates ID. 4. Copy of the traffic file documents. How much are the fees for registration and training at the SDI? Please refer to the fees page on our website. How long is the waiting time before starting the theoretical and practical training after registration? We adopt a "First Come First Serve" basis, but it also depends on other factors such as the language and preferred training time. Till what time do the SDI cashers receive payments? From 7:30am to 5:00pm for receiving the SDI fees, and to 6:00pm for the test fees. How many driving sessions needed before taking the initial test? The trainee undertakes the initial test after taking a certain number of practical sessions in the driving arena. What are the nationalities of the driving instructors? We have very efficient instructors covering all languages. How long is the driving session? Light vehicle: 40 minutes Heavy vehicle: 30 minutes Motorcycle: 30 minutes What are procedures if an instructor goes on annual leave? It is up to the trainee; he/she may wait till the instructor returns or continue training with another instructor, subject to availability. What are the working days of the SDI? All weekdays except Fridays.