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We do not have a waiting list. You can often schedule a (trial) driving lesson within one week.

Our lessons last 50 minutes

1,5 lessons = 75 minutes 

2 lessons = 100 minutes

 

Be on time, your instructor will wait for you for a maximum of 10 minutes in case you are late. Unless you let us know in advance that you will be late.

Of course. You can pay for our driving lesson packages in two, three or four instalments. Check the rate card for the differences and conditions.

We are located in Amsterdam Nieuw-West near the Sloterplas. Our driving area is in Amsterdam West, in the CBR exam area. This means that you can be picked up anywhere in the exam area, or come to our location yourself for the start of your lesson. Other pick-up locations can be discussed in consultation with your instructor.  

You are always well insured during your lessons at Caland Driving School through our passenger or passenger policy. So worry-free behind the wheel. 

If you wish to cancel a confirmed lesson, please do so 2 working days in advance. In this way your lesson credit will be reversed. Otherwise, your lesson will be debited from your balance.

You can authorize our driving school at the CBR with our ID number 4833R8 here.

Register with us for a trial lesson. If you like this and you want us to guide you to your driver's license, withdraw the CBR authorization from your old driving school as soon as possible. We will help you with your (urgent) exam requests.

We offer driving lessons seven days a week. Lessons in the evening and weekend are of course also possible, without additional costs.

  • Through our partner you can take a theory course live online, in combination with a self-booked CBR theory exam. 
  • Click here for the rates of this course, including rates of the theory exam. 
  • You can purchase the book set (theory + practice exams) separately here.
  • You immediately get behind the wheel yourself. If it is your first time, you start on a quiet area. 
  • This is completely without obligation, and always with one of our own permanent instructors. 
  • Your lesson will be provided in the driving school Caland's teaching car.
  • Within one hour of lessons you will get a clear picture of your path to a successful practical exam. 
  • Immediately after your trial lesson, your instructor will give you personal advice on the lesson package that suits you. Click here for all our lesson packages. 
  • You will receive the payment link for your trial lesson by email. Please note that your payment has always been received by us in advance. Unexpectedly cancel your trial lesson? You can do this free of charge up to 2 working days in advance What you need to do: your trial lesson credit remains valid and you can schedule a new appointment in consultation with our Helpdesk. If you cancel or forget the appointment later, your trial lesson credit will expire. 
  • During a trial lesson you always depart from our location the first time.
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  • You immediately get behind the wheel yourself. If it is your first time, you start on a quiet area. 
  • This is completely without obligation, and always with one of our own permanent instructors. 
  • Your lesson will be provided in the driving school Caland's teaching car.
  • Within one hour of lessons you will get a clear picture of your path to a successful practical exam. 
  • Immediately after your trial lesson, your instructor will give you personal advice on the lesson package that suits you. Click here for all our lesson packages. 
  • You will receive the payment link for your trial lesson by email. Please note that your payment has always been received by us in advance. Unexpectedly cancel your trial lesson? You can do this free of charge up to 2 working days in advance What you need to do: your trial lesson credit remains valid and you can schedule a new appointment in consultation with our Helpdesk. If you cancel or forget the appointment later, your trial lesson credit will expire. 
  • During a trial lesson you always depart from our location the first time.
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Our ID number = 4833R8. You will need this when authorizing our driving school.

The Health Declaration is mandatory before taking your CBR exam, which costs €41,00. You apply for this yourself, that's what you do here.

For example, if you move and need a new driving school, we will of course help you with this. You can also count on a refund for lessons not taken in your lesson package. Conditions may apply. Please contact our Helpdesk in writing in a timely manner. 

Yes. From your trial lesson to your CBR practical exam, you drive with the same instructor. Unless you want to try it yourself with someone else from our team. 

Absolute. Driving school Caland is one of the most diverse driving school teams in all of Amsterdam. We offer lessons from female instructors in both automatic and manual cars. You will also find fully English-speaking instructors with us.

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