Theory with an App or Online

Before you can take your Dutch driving test, you first have to pass the CBR driving theory test. Don’t underestimate this test; allow for a total of at least 25 hours of studying time, as this is known to be the overall average for our learner drivers with a first-time pass!

To make sure you pass the first time, try the excellent Deep River Development app and/or the online tool TrafficTrainer to help you study. Both will more than adequately prepare you for this test. You’ll be taking this test in your cubicle with a touch screen.

Option 1

Join over 5 million drivers who learned using their driving theory test apps. This app includes over 3.000 questions and in-depth explanations written by professional instructors.

Be sure you have everything needed to pass your test the first time!

Probably the easiest and simplest way to go … Just use the Deep River Development app (car theory only!)

Here is the store link for this app for the iPhone and iPad CBR Theorie Examen Oefenen.

Option 2

TrafficTrainer: the ultimate training/testing tool for the car/motorcycle/moped

Specifically for the Dutch driving theory tests; also suitable for other European countries!

TrafficTrainer offers you a complete modular online training programme and the advantage of a very extensive 12,000+ up-to-date practice questions database for the car, motorcycle, and moped.

Includes 1.000+ Hazard Perception & Insight Test questions for the CAR CBR Driving Theory Test (Rijbewijs B).

These practice questions are directly derived from the questions that you’ll get during your actual CBR Driving Theory Test. Especially, a lot of attention has been paid to in-depth explanations regarding the answer possibilities. For those needing to take the CBR Driving Theory Test in English, TrafficTrainer is simply the best, better than all the rest, because:

For more information & sign-up visit the TrafficTrainer website

We consider this to be the best program on the market at this moment, and most of our students who have run through all the questions managed to pass their theory test for the very first time! TrafficTrainer provides a demo of the program to get an idea of the setup. For just € 1,30 (only within The Netherlands and provider dependant) you can practice one exam at a time or get full access to the whole system for one full hour; afterward, you can choose to subscribe online and pay through iDEAL, PayPal, or Bank Transfer for an account from one full week up to three full months, with no time limit on the hours!

If you have not previously studied for this test we seriously recommend subscribing for at least a whole month and studying for about 25 hours in total, as there is quite a lot to study and heaps of revision test questions to run through; also remember that if you don’t pass your CBR driving theory test you’ll need to apply and pay again for a new test slot!  After applying and paying online, you’ll get your username by return email; your time will start running from the moment you log in. Need more time to study? Well, there are also subscriptions for two weeks and one, two, or three months, just take a look:

During your subscription content support and explanations are offered through TheorySupport:

Study Advice

Of course, you can order books in English to study for the car driving theory test, but the best tool is the E-Learning method of TrafficTrainer

This is an excellent fully English e-learning and practice questions tool, offering you all the latest studying and testing materials with immediate email support when needed! They are the only company doing this! Available for the passenger car, motorcycle and moped driving theory tests it covers all the learning materials that you’ll need to know plus a very extensive 12.000+ practice questions data bank. Updated daily, if necessary, this is the best way to learn; so sign up for a week, two weeks, a month or more of unlimited access (no time restrictions) …… and off you go. Now you’ll be even more than fully prepared to take this test!

Step 1: Start with the Glossary, to become familiar with the terms and words used in the test

Step 2: Go through every learning Chapter, each Chapter covers one or more topics

Step 3: After each Chapter take the Short 10 questions test to check your relevant knowledge on that topic. Do this continuously until you score 9 out of 10 questions during three tests in a row, before going on to the next Chapter! After having done this with all the Chapters you’ll be ready to have a go at the complete tests

Step 4: After having done this with all the Chapters you’ll be ready to practice the revision questions of the three parts 1) Hazard Perception, 2) Traffic Rules, and 3) Insight separately before attempting Complete Car Tests.

Practice these parts and take as many tests as you can to get a very broad knowledge of the set-up in the actual CBR Theory Test. Remember there are in total 13.500+ revision questions!

Keep testing yourself this way until you pass at least three of these complete tests in a row …. only then are you well and truly ready to go! Now you’ll be even more than fully prepared to take this test.

Step 5: Review all the test Results that you took to see where you might be weak!

Good luck!

Visit the TrafficTrainer website

For any further assistance, information, or help with problems when logging in contact the help desk of TrafficTrainer by email or call +31(0)49 2538444; for content support, you can contact DriveRight International at +31(0)653817695 (all numbers are open from Monday-Friday between 9 am and 5 pm CEST; for other days/times the voice mail is active).


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