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FAQs

How Long is does the training take
  • Recommended training for a fresh learner takes a period of minimum of 3 weeks but a person may extend for an extra week or more according to his wish
  • Practical training is done from Monday to Friday and on Saturday is when we have our theory classes where we train clients on basic mechanics, First Aid training, Traffic signs and Model city board
  • A person can choose to drive for either 30 minutes or 1hour every day Monday to Friday
When do i come for my lessons?
  • Our opening time is from 7:30am to 6:30 pm, there for a client can chose a time of his convenience with in the designated time as long as it’s not occupied by any other client
If I don’t come with in the week to have my lesson, does it mean I have lost my time
  • We only consider the days you have driven, and we have a students file where you are required to sign upon driving each day, this is to help you monitor the days you have driving. When you miss out on the driving, that day is carried forward. In other words in total you are supposed to drive for 15 days, so we will count for 15 days until you are done driving
What are your charges?
  • For a full package in a Manual car for 30 minutes that is 3weeks of driving including permit and face Technology charges, Total amount is 595,500/= and a person paying 55,000 for every extra week he drives after the 3 weeks. If it’s an hour drive for 3weeks with a permit its 771,000/= and a person pays 110,000 for every extra week after the 3 weeks
  • For a full package in an Automatic car for 30 minutes that is 3weeks of driving including permit and face Technology charges, Total amount is 610,500/= and a person paying 60,000 for every extra week he drives after the 3 weeks. If it’s an hour drive for 3weeks with a permit its 801,000/= and a person pays 120,000 for every extra week after the 3 weeks
  • 2weeks lessons and permit in manual is 540,500/= and for automatic its 550,500/= including face technology
  • 1week lessons and permit in manual is 485,500/= and for automatic its 490,500/= including face technology.
  • Permit processing only (3years) is charged at 435,500/= including Face Technology Charges.
Can one pay the money in installments
  • A person is allowed to pay the money in installments but we always encourage people to pay their school fees in time so that it can quicken the permit processing
What are some of the requirements one needs to register with you school
  • As long as one is 18 years and above, with physical ability , good sight and healthy, he or she can be allowed to learn how to drive, if the person has physical disability he will be required to present to us a letter from a medical practioner that allows him to train with a modified vehicle to suit status

IMPORTANT TO NOTE HERE IS THAT IF A PERSON IS A FOREIGNER (NON UGANDAN), THERE ARE SOME REQUIREMENTS HE WILL NEED TO PRESENT AT THE PERMIT OFFICE BEFORE HE CAN BE ISSUED A PERMIT.

  • IF person is a foreigner but a students he is required to present a student visa valid for more than 6 months, and a university ID
  • IF person is a foreigner and refuge, he is required to have a refuge card and a letter from the prime minister
  • If person is a foreigner but is not a student or refuge, he is supposed to have a work permit and a valid passport
Can someone learn the car in 3weeks
  • Yes, some one can learn the car in 3 weeks because we have well trained instructors who have been in the field of training for over 5years and have a clearly laid down training program on what a students should learn with in the 3 weeks
Which type of cars to you use:
  • We train using either a Manual car or Automatic car
what type of car would you recommend for me to train with?
  • We recommend to train with a manual car because a client who has trained using a manual car will find it easy to drive an automatic car but a client who has only trained using an automatic car will not be able to drive a manual car. OR one can choose out of the recommended 3 weeks of training to train for 2 weeks of manual and 1 week of automatic
Do you issue certificates at the end of the training.
  • Yes we issue certificates to all our clients who have managed to complete the course and also have attained a driving permit with us.
If I trained with prestige, will you help me to get a Job
  • We may not guarantee that but you stand a big chance to get a job when you train with us because most of the companies that are in need of drivers always contact us to get them those drivers, because you are already in our system, you are always among the first people we recommend to those companies when they contact us for drivers
  • Also our certificate is highly recognized country wide and when presented to any potential employer, the person stands a big chance to be selected.
Do you train on big cars like Buses, Taxies Motor bike
  • We do train people on motor bikes, one can only train for big cars like the buses, taxies or tailors if he already has a permit for class B Which will act as a learners permit permitting him to train on that particular vehicle
  • And class B of permit is among the first classes of permit together with class A for motorcycle and H for  tractor that one can easily get without requiring experience in driving
Please explain to me the permit process, the requirements and the charges for me to get a permit only without driving lessons
  • For a full package in a Manual car for 30 minutes that is 3weeks of driving including permit and face Technology charges, Total amount is 595,500/= and a person paying 55,000 for every extra week he drives after the 3 weeks. If it’s an hour drive for 3weeks with a permit its 771,000/= and a person pays 110,000 for every extra week after the 3 weeks
  • For a full package in an Automatic car for 30 minutes that is 3weeks of driving including permit and face Technology charges, Total amount is 610,500/= and a person paying 60,000 for every extra week he drives after the 3 weeks. If it’s an hour drive for 3weeks with a permit its 801,000/= and a person pays 120,000 for every extra week after the 3 weeks
  • 2weeks lessons and permit in manual is 540,500/= and for automatic its 550,500/= including face technology
  • 1week lessons and permit in manual is 485,500/= and for automatic its 490,500/= including face technology.
  • Permit processing only (3years) is charged at 435,500/= including Face Technology Charges.
What happens if I fail the test?
  • We have been in existence for the last 13 years, we trust our quality of training that before a student is enrolled out to go and do the test, he would be equipped with all the skills he would need to pass the test
  • Also we have been able to build good relations with all the stake holders involved in the testing processing which sometimes makes it easier on our side to have you pass your test
DO you carry out weekend classes for the working class who are so busy and cannot afford time during the weekends.
  • Yes we do conduct weekend classes at some of our selected branches for people who don’t have time with in the week
Which place can I go to if I want to assess your offices?
  • We have numerous branches in the different parts of the country, you could please tell me where you are suited so that I can direct you to the nearest branch
What is the minimum deposit I need to pay to the office to start the process of the permit?
  • 100,000 and above
Do you provide accommodation for people who come from very far
  • We don’t provide accommodation for the clients but we help them to allocate cheaper places to stay at their own cost