WAB Course

Book your WAB course in English or German

After your driving exam, you will receive a probationary driver’s license. During the first year of this three-year probationary period, you must take the WAB course. This should help you to cope better in difficult traffic situations. The course is very practical and entertaining.

The topics in the WAB course

The following topics await you in our WAB course:

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Vehicle handling

Control your car even in difficult situations. You can try out the car’s driving physics and experience its limits on the closed-off course.

WAB distance

Learn what distance is appropriate and what consequences too little distance can have. This is one of the most common causes of accidents, especially on highways.

WAB Light signal braking

In most accidents, it has been shown that the brakes were applied incorrectly or insufficiently. So with good braking technique, many accidents can be prevented. You will learn the technical and practical requirements for the shortest possible stopping distance.

WAB Distraction

Distracted driving is the number 1 cause of accidents in Switzerland. Learn the consequences of distraction and develop strategies to keep your focus on the road. You drastically reduce your risk of accidents.

Where does the WAB course take place?

The course will take place at the Vaz Verkehrausbildungszentrum Erstfeld AG, Breiteli 22 in 6472 Erstfeld. This is right off the A2 highway and is about 45 minutes from Zug and 1 hour from Zurich.

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If you want to rent a car for the day, you can let us know. We’ll organize it for you. The rental price is 80.-/day (including insurance).

If the login window does not work, please click here. As you can see, the English WAB courses are marked as “WAB Course English” in the first column. These courses are entirely in English and do not require any knowledge of German. If you have any questions, you can of course contact us at any time.


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Frequently asked questions

Was ist ein WAB Kurs?

This is a refresher course for new drivers. It is mandatory and must be taken within one year of passing the driving exam. You can find the topics in the description above. Unlike VKU, it mainly takes place in the car. If you haven’t driven for a long time, you can of course book a driving lesson at the Zurich driving school, Zug driving school, Rapperswil driving school or the Lucerne driving school.

Wieviel Kostet ein WAB Kurs?
The WAB course for TCS members costs only CHF 290. If you are not a TCS member, it is still very cheap at CHF 340.

By the way: TCS membership is worth it! For an annual fee of CHF 93.- you receive many benefits and discounts. Among others:

  • The best roadside assistance in Switzerland
  • Free legal information
  • Accident legal protection
  • Comprehensive legal protection
  • Storm and public transport protection
  • Services E-Mobility
  • Member discounts and benefits

You can find more info here.

Bis wann muss man den Schleuderkurs gemacht haben?

From the passed driving test cat. A1 or B you have 1 year to take the WAB course.

Welcher WAB Kurs ist obligatorisch?

There is only one WAB course left. This takes 7 hours and is compulsory for all those who have a probationary driver’s license.

Was passiert wenn ich WAB nicht mache?

You will not lose your driver’s license instantly. However, if you are stopped by the police after one year without a WAB course, you will have to pay a fine of CHF 300.

Was heisst grünes L und wie lange dauert es?

Green L” colloquially refers to the probationary period. There is no physical green L. Your driver’s license is only valid for three years for now.

Was darf man nicht in der Probezeit machen?

During the 3 years you must not drink alcohol, commit any gross traffic violations and you must attend the WAB course.

Gibt es den WAB-Kurs auch in Zug oder Zürich auf Englisch?

Unfortunately, there is no WAB course in Zug. In Zurich there are WAB courses a little outside.

Ist der WAB Kurs schlimm?

Most of the participants enjoy the course. As described above, the WAB course is very hands-on and you get to know the physics of driving your car very well.

We hope our article was informative for you and that you enjoy the course. Many learner drivers are a little nervous because they think you have to be able to do a lot on the course. However, you’re on a closed-off course and can’t really do much wrong. However, you are welcome to take some driving lessons with us a few days before to prepare yourself for the course. At the course you will also learn how to get a permanent driver’s license.