Online Services

Making an Appointment for a Driving Test – Emergency Vehicles (Class 4A)

You can make an appointment online for a knowledge test to obtain a Class 4A driver's licence.

Useful information

Please note that if you don't obtain the time slot you wanted, more appointments will be available from April 19 for the month of July.

To make an appointment for a knowledge test to obtain a Class 4A driver's licence, you must have 24 months of experience as a holder of a Class 5 probationary licence or driver's licence, or hold a Class 5 probationary licence or driver's licence and have passed an emergency vehicle driving course recognized by the SAAQ.

Before the test

You must:

  • have provided us with a medical report
  • have undergone a vision test

On the day of the test

Have on hand:

  • the identity documents and other documents specified in your appointment confirmation

Online service hours

Monday through Saturday, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Sunday, from noon to 11:00 p.m.

Important: Any operation completed after 11:00 p.m. will not be recorded.

For more information

Approximate duration of the test

Knowledge test: 1 hour


Consult the table listing the costs for obtaining a licence for various classes of driver's licence.

To prepare for the tests

The SAAQ recommends studying the Driver's Handbook.

Required configuration

Web browser

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  • Safari 8 or more recent

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