DRIVING LESSONS IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD PROVIDED BY

VISIONS DEFENSIVE DRIVING SCHOOL LTD.

'A Tradition of Excellence'

Since 1994

Covid-19 Safety Notice

Covid-19 Safety Notice

Both students and instructors must wear masks during driving lessons.

Hands sanitized, training vehicles disinfected, all touched surfaces wiped down before and after every lesson. Covid screening questions must be answered satisfactorily.

Specializing in training courses to build skills and confidence

Driver Education Course Approved by ICBC

 

Helping families with new drivers in

Richmond - South Delta - Ladner - Tsawwassen - Vancouver South

British Columbia, Canada

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Driver Education Courses and Tuition Fees

Driving

Class 7, Class 5

Driver Education for New Drivers

In-car Practical Road Lessons

 

 

**** 23 Hour Practical Driver Education Course
Use of School Vehicle for the Road Test Included
Best training course for those starting with no experience at all
15 in-car sessions include:

 14  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute combination of warm up lesson and road test in the school vehicle
$1977    Tax incl.

(Optional 3 equal payments of $659) 



***** 18.5  Hour Practical Driver Education Course
Use of School Vehicle for the Road Test Included

Great course for those with hardly any road experience

 12 in-car sessions include:

 11  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute combination of warm up lesson and road test in the school vehicle
$1590    Tax incl.

(Optional 3 equal payments of $530)


 

****** 14 Hour Practical Driver Education Course
Use of School Vehicle for the Road Test Included

Our most popular course that works well for those with little experience

 9 in-car sessions include:

 8  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute combination of warm up lesson and road test in the school vehicle
$1203    Tax incl.

(Optional 3 equal payments of $401) 

 

 

***** 9.5 Hour Practical Driver Education Course
Use of School Vehicle for the Road Test Included

Good choice for those who already have a basic knowledge of driving

 6 in-car sessions include:

 5  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute combination of warm up lesson and road test in the school vehicle

$816    Tax incl.

(Optional 2 equal payments of $408)

 

 

*** 8 Hour Practical Driving Medium Course

 5 in-car sessions include:

 4  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute extended driver training lesson 
$688   Tax incl.


 

** 6.5 Hour Practical Driving Short course

 4 in-car sessions include:

 3  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute extended driver training lesson  
$559   Tax incl.

 

 

* 5 Hour Practical Driving Mini Course

 3 in-car sessions include:

 2  x  90 minute private driver training lessons, and
1  x  120 minute extended driver training lesson   
$430   Tax incl.



 

* 2 Hour In-car Private Driving Lesson

Extended session to cover more grounds
Can be purchased as a road test re-take session, if needed, for currently enrolled students only.
$172   Tax incl.
 


 

* 1.5 Hour In-car Private Driving Lesson 
Regular length 90 minute long in-car session for general driving practice, road test preparation session.
$129   Tax incl.



* 1.5 Hour Evaluation Session
Regular length 90 minute long session to identify strengths and weaknesses and decide about the best course actions.
$129   Tax incl.

 

 


>>   ****** Number of stars indicate course popularity
>>  Course fees are required to be prepaid prior to starting any lessons using cash, cheque, Etransfer to:  visions@live.ca, Visa or MC
>>  Automatic transmission vehicles
>>  Tuition fees as of May 5, 2021

>>  Taxes included

Students and Teacher in Classroom

Graduated Licensing Program (GLP) 32 Hour Driver Education Course Approved by ICBC

 

Classroom Theory and In-car Practical Sessions

 

***** 32 Hour ICBC Approved (GLP) Graduated Licensing Program Theory and Practical Driver Education Course
Use of School Vehicle for the Road Test Included
ICBC Declaration of Completion Certificate issued, which is coming with 2 high school graduation credits and 6 month time reduction of the 2 year mandatory N license period
18 hours of Classroom Theory Instruction
14 hours In-car Practical Driver Training
Road test appointment can be taken in school vehicle at no extra charge
** SIGN UP EARLY AND START YOUR PRACTICAL ON-ROAD TRAINING NOW **

Richmond/Delta/Vancouver South classroom sessions
Next theory course dates:

TBA

(Subject to Provincial Government Health Orders)
Time:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM each day
Location:  Travelodge Hotel,

St. Edwards Room
3071 St. Edwards Dr. (at Bridgeport Rd.) Richmond BC
$1,548   Tax incl.

(Optional 3 equal payments of $516)

>> Course fees are required to be prepaid prior to starting any lessons using cash, cheque, Etransfer to: visions@live.ca, Visa or MC

>>  Automatic transmission vehicles

>>  Tuition fees as of May 5, 2021

>>  Taxes included

School policies

Driver Training and Administrative Policy Statement


Practical Lessons 
One student only and their instructor are allowed in the training vehicles during in-car lessons. Students will receive actual behind-the-wheel training for the scheduled length of lessons with the exception of initial demonstration driving and record keeping time by their instructors. Convenient home, school or at work pick up for lessons is provided at no extra charge.


Late Cancellation Fee 

$50.00 will be charged for not showing up for a scheduled lesson appointment.

Notice to cancel or change a scheduled lesson appointment must given by the student or parent at least 1 full business day in advance.

Road Tests 

Use of training vehicle for road test is included only with certain lesson packages. For public safety and liability reasons, students may only take their road tests when they are ready and able to demonstrate safe and confident driving habits.
Notice to keep, change or cancel an existing ICBC driver’s test appointment must be received by the school at least 3 business days in advance.

ICBC does not allow changing a road test appointment within 48 hours from the scheduled time. If a student fails to attend a road test appointment, ICBC will apply a $25.00 charge to the license-holder’s account. This fee will be in addition to any subsequent road test fees.


ICBC Road-Test and Licensing Fees for Young Drivers 

Class 7 road test to get an N licence:  $35.00 
Upon passing Class 7 road test, N novice licence issue fee:  $75.00  
Fees are payable directly to ICBC by the students at the time of their road test.

More Detailed ICBC Fees Info

Driver's Licences

5-year licence renewal  $75

5-year renewal for seniors (65+ )  $17

Replacement licence (if lost or stolen) or upgraded licence  $17

First 2-year licence (for non-learner drivers moving to B.C.)  $31

First 5-year GLP N licence  $75

2 year licence re-instatement  $31

Knowledge Tests

Fee for all knowledge tests (each attempt, including retests after learner expires) $15 (Seniors 65+ Free)

Class 7 photo learner licence, including renewals or replacement  $10

Road Tests

Class 7 - graduated licensing program (GLP)  $35

Class 5  $50 (Seniors 65+ Free)

Class 4 Commercial Class (restricted & unrestricted)  $40

Pre-trip inspections when taken at same time of commercial road test  Free

Pre-trip inspections when taken separately  ​$20​

Course Fee Payments 

Course fees are required to be paid prior to starting any lessons
Payments are accepted by email money transfer to visions@live.ca, cheque, cash, Visa or MasterCard. Convenient partial payment options are available on some driver education courses. Course fees are refundable for unused training time only, less any no-show/late cancellation fees and bank service charges. Not Sufficient Funds (NSF) returned cheques are subject to a $50.00 administration fee by the school and all other applicable penalties by the student's financial institution.

Gift Certificates 

Gift certificates are required to be prepaid prior to delivery. 
Unused gift certificates will expire in one year from their issue date. 
No refunds issued on gift certificates.

Notice: Students must read, understand and accept the school's policies as published at www.visionsdefensivedrivingschool.ca

OUR SCHOOL

   Visions Defensive Driving School - established in 1994 - is licensed and bonded under the statues of the Motor Vehicle Act of the Province of British Columbia. Our dependable and knowledgeable instructors provide superior driving lessons using dual controlled vehicles that are in compliance with all insurance and government regulations.


      Whether you need full training, refresher lessons or preparation for your driver's test, our dedicated instructors are available to you with quality in-car sessions and the special attention you deserve. 

Training students to obtain Class 4 Restricted, Class 5 and Class 7 driver's licences.

 

      We have worked very hard to earn our reputation over many years. We'll continue to "drive the extra mile" to serve our students and make a difference in road safety through driver education. We believe that the cost of lessons is an important investment into your own future and is not just an other expense. There is no greater return on your investment than your safety and confidence on our ever busier roads

 

     Reserve your seat and let Visions teach you become a safe, smooth and confident driver. 


      Thank you for considering taking lessons with us.


       We Will See You in the Driver's Seat.

 

1994

8000+

Year Established

Students

2,500,000+

Kilometers

100%

Satisfaction

Guarantee

 

CONTACT

Inquiries

You can sign up for lessons or to receive more information, please copy this form into your email, complete it and send it to visions@live.ca

Student Registration Form

Name of student:

Date of birth:

Learner’s licence number:

Expiry date:

Earliest exam date:

Preferred exam date:

Home address with postal code:

Home phone number:

Cell phone number:  
Email address:

Name of school/work:
Name of parent:
Parent contact phone:

Availability for lessons:

Approximate experience level:

Driver education course selected:
Requesting Visions Defensive Driving School 
to book a road test appointment on behalf of student (Yes or No):
I've read and accepted the school's Policy Statement as published on this website (Yes or No):

Reach us

Call       604-272-9990

Text for info  604-761-5926

Web   www.visionsdefensivedrivingschool.ca

E-mail  visions@live.ca   

           
Mail  Visions Defensive Driving School Ltd.               P. O. Box 39552 Richmond BC V7A 5G9

 

 


 

Employment

To apply for a job with Visions D D S Ltd., please send a cover letter together with your resume to: visions@live.ca