Our Policies

Please take time to read and understand the policies to which we adhere at U-Drive Driving School in Courtenay. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding the following:


Gift Certificates: Payment in full required.

For packages and individual lessons: Payment in advance is required

Payments are due upon booked and confirmed appointments.

INTERAC e-transfer payments must be received prior to the appointment.

INTERAC e-Transfer payments to:  udrive@telus.net


Gift Certificates:

Gift Certificates make a great gift for a new student. Ask for details.

Vehicle Lessons:

Vehicle lessons are usually booked Monday through Saturday 8 AM to 6 PM (except for night driving sessions).

Late Cancellations and No-Shows:

Without valid explanation, cancellations within 12 hours of the appointment time will be considered "No-Shows". A $40 late cancellation fee will be charged.


Every student will be assessed during their first lesson. As of the assessment, a plan is tailored toward each individual. Learning pace determines the amount of lessons needed.

ICBC Fees:

ICBC Fees are the responsibility of the student and are never included in any price offerings.

  • $15 -  Knowledge Test
  • $35 - Road Test Class 7
  • $50 - Road Test Class 5
  • $75 - 5 Year License

The Road Test:

You can book a Road Test at www.icbc.com/driver-licensing

The School’s car is available with a minimum of 6 in car lessons, subject to availability.

Bring two pieces of primary identification.

Three people in the car:

Three people could be in the car from the time a “new” student is picked up, until the “old” student in the back of the car is driven to his drop-off place. (Usually requires five to ten minutes)


Full refunds are granted with 24 hours notice for individual lessons. All refunds to the original buyer.