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ICBC Approved Driver Education Course (GLP)

We have recently completed a comprehensive course review with ICBC and our course materials are the most up-to-date in the province!

Course Description

This course consists of 18 hours of theory, 13.5 hours of in-car lessons, 2 hours of road trip observation, and one 30-minute interview with copilot.

Other than the highway drive, all in car lessons are either 1 hour or 2 hour sessions. Highway drives are done with another client in the car. During lesson 5 the Copilot / Parent will join the in-car lesson to help with practice at home and to answer any questions.

This program cuts the waiting time on the Novice License down from 2 years to 1 1/2 years (18 months).

The driver must;

  • successfully complete a GLP-approved course in the learner stage
  • demonstrate safe driving attitudes and behaviours!
  • and have no violations (tickets) or at-fault crashes during the first 18 months of the novice stage.

The student also receives two Grade 11 credits.

Schedule

GLP classroom sessions are broken down into three sessions. Students must attend one of each module.

Modules are held at the St. John Ambulance Centre at #84 – 1742 Cliffe Avenue in Courtenay.

Upcoming Classroom Dates

2024

  • Jan 20th 21st and 27th FULLY BOOKED
  • Jan 28th Feb 3rd and 4th FULLY BOOKED
  • Feb 24th 25th and March 2nd FULLY BOOKED
  • April 20th 21st and 27th FULLY BOOKED
  • May 4th 5th 12th FULLY BOOKED
  • June 1st 2nd and 8th FULLY BOOKED
  • September 7th 8th and 14th
  • October 19th 20th and 26th
  • November 16th 17th and 23rd

2025

  • Jan 11th 12th 18th 
  • Feb 22nd 23rd Mar 1st 
  • April 5th 6th 12th

Email ComoxValleyDrivingSchool@gmail.com

Daily Schedule

All classroom dates from 9am-4pm.

9am-1030 (15 minute break)
1045am- 1215pm (30 minute lunch)
1245pm-215pm (15 minute break)
230pm-4pm finished

Pricing

$1600 for High School Students
$1680 for all other students ($1600 + GST)

Payments may be made in installments so long as the last payment is paid one month prior to finishing the program. A payment of $299 must be paid on first contact.

All Students must agree to Terms & Conditions