Course Information

In addition to the highest quality instruction and the most reasonable rates, Burnaby Pro Driving School is proud to offer instructors and evaluation officers with 27-45 years of experience. Our instructors use modern educational aids and training equipment, such as videos and classroom demos. All our courses include personalized practical road training and a unique blend of theory and hands-on pre-trip inspection to ensure your training is challenging and successful.

Please Note:

  • Payments of fees are on an on-going basis
  • Students must have a valid BC Drivers License
  • ICBC test fees are not included in these packages
  • Prices and dates subject to changes without notice

Air Brake Courses

Air Brake Course

A classroom program covering modern Air Brake theory and systems.
Days: Saturday and Sunday 8am to 4pm (subject to change)

16 hours theory

$125

Adding Air Brakes to Your License

This package includes the 16-hour classroom program and four hours of hands on pre-trip inspection and certification exam.

Total 20 hours

$325

Government Approved Courses

Classes 1, 2, 3 and 4

All packages listed below include air brake theory (a/b) for classes 1-3 only, pre-trip inspection and road training (training), and one road test conducted by ICBC in Burnaby (scheduled by our office).

Duration of each lesson is 1 hour 50 minutes

Class 1: Tractor Trailer

Per Hour (2 hour minimum)

$125

Class 3 to 1 Upgrade

For students who have experience driving in Canada such as Class 3 vehicles, heavy duty machinery (or driving in the yard)

10 hour package

8 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$1,200

Automatic Truck Course

For students who have skills driving large automatic transmission vehicles

20 hour package

18 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$2,400

Manual Truck Course

For students who have skills driving large multi-gear transmission vehicles

28 hour package

26 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$3,360

Novice Driver Course

For students new to driving large commercial vehicles

38 hour package

36 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$4,560

Comprehensive Course

For students interested in advanced defensive driving techniques for city, highway, and mountain driving. Includes employment skills.

77 hour package

16 hrs a/b • 59 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$7,500

Class 2: Buses

Per Hour (2 hour minimum)

$110

Bus with Air Brakes Course

All of our buses are equipped with air brakes, students must do the air brake course.

12 hour package

10 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$1,200

Class 3: Straight Trucks

Per Hour (2 hour minimum)

$110

Automatic Truck Course

For students who want to drive automatic transmission vehicles.

10 hour package

8 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$1,000

Manual Truck Course

For students who have want to drive dump trucks, cement trucks etc

14 hour package

12 hrs training • 2 hrs road test

$1,400

Class 4: Mini Bus/Taxi

Per Hour (2 hour minimum)

$95

Unrestricted Course

For students who want to drive mini buses.

4.5 hour package

3 hrs training • 1.5 hrs road test

$405

Restricted Course

For students who want to drive taxis and ride sharing vehicles.

2 hour package

2 hrs training on your own vehicle

$150

Instructors Courses

Instructors are taught to train a driver with the knowledge and skills required to inspect and operate a motor vehicle safely. Examinations will be held both during and at the end of each course.

Class 5/7: Instructors Course

Entrance Course Coming Soon

Instructors Course Coming Soon

Upgrade Class 5/7 to Class 1 Course

Upgrade Course

20 hours theory • 20 hrs practical

$4,500

Re-examination

$200

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