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Driving license A - What to do

I have a Swiss B driver license which I converted last year from the Italian B driver license.

I would like to apply for the A driver license. What do I have to do to get it, also considering that I currently don't own a motorbike? Can I do it in Italy and then convert it to the Swiss one?
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I have a Swiss B driver license which I converted last year from the Italian B driver license.

I would like to apply for the A driver license. What do I have to do to get it, also considering that I currently don't own a motorbike? Can I do it in Italy and then convert it to the Swiss one?
If you're resident in Switzerland with a Swiss licence, you'll have to do it in Switzerland.
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Re: Driving license A - What to do

1) Which A?

2) How long have you had the B?

3) How old are you?

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Re: Driving license A - What to do

@Island Monkey: thanks. I am indeed resident in Switzerland.

@st2lemans:

- Unlimited A
- I have been holding the B license for 8 years (last year converted from Italian to Swiss)
- I am 26 years old
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Re: Driving license A - What to do

So, in that case, if you take the course, you can get an A1 with no test, but will need to take a test for a full A.

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Re: Driving license A - What to do

Ok, thanks a lot for your reply.

Do you know how many mandatory driving lessons I have to take in order to be admitted to the test? Again, I don't have a motorbike, do driving schools provide you with motorbikes for the lessons?
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Re: Driving license A - What to do

The only mandatory thing is the three-day course.

You will have to provide your own bike for the course and the test.

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Re: Driving license A - What to do

Many thanks
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Re: Driving license A - What to do

I think the Swiss way to motorcycle licence is a little bit different than in neighbouring countries, but at the end it is nice, fun and uncomplicated way.
Remember, buy bike first, do exams later And google powered search of forum is much better than the official one.

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