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Our Newest
Blended Approach

Step 1 - Self Pace Online

10 hours of theory to prepare for the classroom (must be complete before step 2). 

Step 2 - Classroom/Simulation

10 hours in-person theory complemented by hands-on simulation (must be complete before step 3)

Completed on the dates you have registered for.

Step 3 - HomeLink

10 hours online interactive learning modules.

  • Blended learning environment which is highly interactive to achieve maximum learning retention

  • Highly trained, qualified and experienced instructional staff – leaders in the industry

  • Driver's License History (DHL) provides proof of successful completion of and graduation from a BDE course and BDE graduates with a DLH may be eligible for an insurance discount

  • Graduates are eligible to take their road test at 8 months instead of 12

Step 4 - In-Vehicle

10 hours one-on-one in-car training.


$990 + HST

NOTE: Pick up and drop off in town included.

Basic SafeStart Course

40 Hours of Training


Students are taught

  • Rules and laws of the roads – including commonly misunderstood laws and signs

  • Consequences of impaired driving – alcohol and texting, etc.

  • Proper visual scanning to spot and solve potential hazards

  • Managing space around your vehicle effectively

  • Highway/freeway problems, emergencies and ramps

  • Managing risk at intersections

  • Parking skills – parallel parking, 3 point turns, hill parking, stall parking, etc.

  • One way streets

  • Braking techniques (abs and threshold)

  • Gravel road driving – gravel shoulder recovery

  • Adverse weather conditions – best taught all year round on the simulator

  • Cooperative driving – recognize other drivers make mistakes – less prone to ‘road rage’.

  • Pylon maneuvers (optional in-car lesson)

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