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This course will prepare you for your Class 5 road test. It includes 15 hours of classroom time and ten hours of driving time. Classes are held on Saturdays and Sundays at Holy Trinity Catholic high school from 8:59am to 4:30pm. Driving time consists of five 2 hour lessons that can be booked anytime Monday to Sunday between 8:00am and 8:00pm. Upon successfully completing the course, a certificate of insurance will be issued. The completion of this course entitles a new driver to receive the insurance rating of a driver with three year collision free driving record.
Please click on "Schedule" to get this year available classroom dates. The driving portion can be completed before the classroom if you are eligible to take the road test. The $220 classroom fee is required to hold a spot and remaining $667 is due at the start of driving portion.
Power point presentation cover the basic driver's hand book, vehicle critical system, driving rules, and skills, sharing the road with others, defensive driving skills, manoeuvres, alcohol, and drug factors, collision avoidance, and insurance coverage.
For In-car lessons, we pick up and drop off our students anywhere within the corporate limits of Fort McMurray.
Prior to the last 2 hours of in-car, the student, if ready, may wish to go for the road test. Our school offers a free mock test and will prepare the student for the road test. Our course students can use our training car for the road test for no extra charge.
10 Hours driving entails numerous lessons in circle check/walk around, safe entry/exit, demo drive by instructor, basic habits, visual lead time(search/scan), curb judgement(using mirror and blind spot demonstrations), residential driving such as right of way judgements, right turns and left turns, mechanical check of the vehicle, entering traffic flow, lane changing, turning at lights, point of no return, traffic round about, covering the brake, parallel parking, merging, planning ahead, and much more. Passing mark for the road training is 75%.
A class 5 license permits you to drive any two axle single motor vehicle, including a moped but excluding a motorcycle. You will also be allowed to operate a recreational vehicle with a trailer so long as the trailer has no more than 2 axles and is NOT equipped with air-brakes.