About North Shore Driving School
North Shore Driving School is owned and operated by Don Bailey who takes an active role in the operations and management of the company.
North Shore Driving School is bonded with the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) and is a proud member of the Driving School Association of the Americas (DSAA).
BC’s Original Commercial Driving School
Established in 1961, North Shore Driving School remains synonymous with leadership in the driver training industry AND has been one of the premier driving schools in Vancouver, offering comprehensive training programs taught by government-certified instructors.
Both organizations and individuals trust our courses for teaching the best driving practices. Many families are sending second and third generations through our ICBC approved programs.
Industries and government continue to call upon North Shore Driving School to conduct customized courses to meet their needs, for example:
Class 5/7 and Class 1 Driving Instructor Training
Air Brake Refresher Courses
Group Defensive Driving Courses
We also do specialized training for people with special needs or conditions such as paraplegics, amputees, and individuals who have suffered from strokes or injury.
The Commercial Truck Training Centre is located in Burnaby, the Car Division and Head Office is located in North Vancouver.
Companies We Have Worked With
We have provided professional driver training for the following companies to name a few:
- B.C. Hydro / Accenture
- Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion (BACI)
- Canada Post
- City of Richmond
- Collingwood School
- Community Therapists
- Environment Canada
- First Nations Bands and Employment Centers
- Jewish Community Centre
- Lifescan Canada
- Metro Vancouver
- Movie Industry
- North Shore Neighbourhood House
- Top Drawer Daycare
- UBC & SFU
- YVR (Vancouver Airport)
- Watch the NSDS Feature on Global News!
Our instructor Eric and an NSDS student were featured on a Global News piece in response to an ICBC poll on driving habits. Every two minutes, a crash occurs in BC! Do you have bad habits you don’t even think about? Perhaps it’s time for a refresher course. Contact us today to learn more.
North Shore Driving School is proud to be a member of the following associations:
- British Columbia Fleet Supervisors Association
- British Columbia Truck Association (BCTA)