Driver Training – Our Courses

We offer training for all driver’s licenses that are required for undertaking Fraport operational activities.

On this page, you will find a list of all driver training courses. You may specify the date of your choice. We’ll then get in touch with you to fix a date.

Please note that we are currently experiencing long waiting times with the booking process.

Training abbreviation: FCDA0101

 

Target group:

Fraport employees or external companies whose duties require them to drive on the apron of Frankfurt Airport.

Objective:

During the training, you will become acquainted with the theoretical aspects of apron traffic and the safety regulations. The theoretical knowledge you have acquired will then be put into practice and examined in the following practical part of the training.

Duration:

2 days (from 7:30 a.m. to around 2:30 p.m.)

Place:

Driver Training, Building 501, Entrance C, Level 2

How to register:

  1. Complete the registration form (please indicate your preferred date in the “date” column).
  2. Arrange for the eyesight test certificate to be completed.
  3. E-mail both the registration form and the eyesight test certificate to fahrerausbildung@fraport.de or fax them to +49 69 690-50701.
  4. The Fraport driver training department will either confirm the date of your choice or propose an alternative date for the training course.

Please note:

You may contact Fraport’s Occupational Medicine Unit, Medical Airport Services GmbH or another occupational health service provider to have the eyesight test performed. The eyesight test certificate must be received on registration. If you have the eyesight test performed in a place other than at Fraport Medical Services, please ensure that the official eyesight test form is used.

Information on the training structure:

Theoretical training will be held on the first day. This training will be concluded with a written test on the second day. Passing the test is a prerequisite for admission to the practical part of the training.

Participants failing the test may repeat the theoretical part of the training. This will be arranged for a separate date. Repeat training is possible within four weeks, but only on Mondays.

Additional information:

  • The training requirements in accordance with the Traffic and Licensing Regulations (TLR) must be complied with.
  • This training course is also offered in English.

Cost:

Price per participant for the apron driver’s license training course: €429.00 plus VAT.

Training abbreviation: FCDA0105

 

Target group:

Fraport employees or external companies whose duties require them to drive in the maneuvering area of Frankfurt Airport.

Objective:

In the theory part, you will become acquainted with the safety regulations and rules of conduct that apply to driving in the maneuvering area. Other important training content will include an introduction to the runway system and radio communications. The training course will consist of a theoretical part and a practical examination in the maneuvering area.

Duration:

3 days (from 7:30 a.m. to around 2:30 p.m.)

Place:

Driver Training, Building 501, Entrance C, Level 2

How to register:

  1. Complete the registration form.
  2. E-mail the registration form to fahrerausbildung@fraport.de or fax it to +49 69 690-50701.
  3. The Fraport driver training department will propose a date for the training course.

Please contact the person listed above on the right-hand side to find out about the latest date availability.

Additional information:

  • The training requirements in accordance with the Traffic and Licensing Regulations (TLR) must be complied with.
  • You must renew your maneuvering area driver’s license every 24 months by completing the refresher maneuvering area driver’s license training; otherwise your category “R” driving authorization will no longer be valid.

Cost:

Price per participant: €572.00 plus VAT.

Price per participant for the refresher maneuvering area driver’s license training course: €143.00 plus VAT.

Training abbreviation: FCDA0109

 

Target group:

Fraport employees or external companies who are required to use a forklift to move loads on construction sites and on the apron.

Objective:

In the theory part of the training, you will become acquainted with the regulations of the institutions for statutory accident insurance and prevention and the physical laws. The theoretical knowledge you have acquired will then be put into practice in the detailed practical part of the training. You will learn how to operate a forklift in the designated practical training area.

Duration:

2 days (from 7:30 a.m. to around 2:30 p.m.)

Place:

Driver Training, Building 501, Entrance C, Level 2

How to register:

  1. Complete the registration form.
  2. Arrange for the eyesight test certificate to be completed.
  3. E-mail both the registration form and the eyesight test certificate to fahrerausbildung@fraport.de or fax them to +49 69 690-50701.
  4. The Fraport driver training department will propose a date for the training course.

Please note:

You may contact Fraport’s Occupational Medicine Unit, Medical Airport Services GmbH or another occupational health service provider to have the eyesight test performed. The eyesight test certificate must be received on registration. If you have the eyesight test performed in a place other than at Fraport Medical Services, please ensure that the official eyesight test form is used and completed.

Additional information:

  • The training requirements in accordance with the Traffic and Licensing Regulations (TLR) must be complied with.
  • If you have a valid forklift driver’s license, you may be able to attend a two-day course.
  • The annual training stipulated by the institutions for statutory accident insurance and prevention is offered as a four-hour course.
  • All courses are held at regular intervals.

Cost:

Price per participant: €429.00 plus VAT.

Annual forklift training:

Price per participant: €107.00 plus VAT.

Safe conduct in the airport areas refresher course

Training abbreviation: FCDB0002

 

Target group:

Drivers whose duties require them to frequent or drive in the airport areas and who have breached the provisions of the Traffic and Licensing Regulations (TLR).

Objective:

The participants are asked to reflect on their misconduct, recognize the consequences and adapt their behavior in the future to prevent reoffending.

Duration:

1 day

Place:

Driver Training, Building 501, Entrance C, Level 2

Cost:

Price per participant: €107.00 plus VAT.

Contact

Driver Training

CargoCity South, Building 501

fahrerausbildung@fraport.de +49 69 690-30306