General information on Check-ups

From time to time, holders of a train driving licence have to undergo re-assessment of physical fitness and occupational psychological fitness as well as of general professional competence required for unaffiliated operating and driving of traction units.

Deadlines for check-up of physical fitness
every three years until completion of age 55, each year after completion of age 55

Deadlines for check-up of occupational psychological fitness
every 10 years

Deadlines for check-up of general professional competence
every 5 years

Please note
If evidence required is not submitted in due time, we are obligated pursuant to § 140 EisbG to institute the procedure for suspension or withdrawal of the train driving licence