Professional aptitude certificate and driver qualification card

Enabling to drive vehicles with driving license C or D

Professional aptitude certificate and driver qualification card

These documents are necessary, with some exceptions, for driving vehicles on public roads for which it is mandatory to be in possession of driving licenses of categories C1, C1+E, C, C+E, D1, D1+E, D or D+E.

The certificate of professional aptitude certifies that you have passed the courses and exams required to obtain the initial qualification of the drivers. It does not have a predetermined validity period, although its validity is subordinated to the completion of a continuous training course every five years.

Each student who has passed the initial qualification exam is issued the corresponding qualification card. It is valid for five years and to renew it, it is necessary to complete a complete course of continuous training. 

CAP certificate

As of April 20, 2021, the issuance of CAP Certificates has not proceeded, since it has been replaced by an annotation in the Registry of Transport Companies and Activities - REAT, according to Royal Decree 284/2021, of April 20, which regulates the initial qualification and continuous training of drivers of certain vehicles intended for road transport.