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Demerit Reduction Defensive Driver Course
Demerit Reduction Defensive Driver Course

iDrive Alberta Driver Education Inc. is very proud to announce our brand new Alberta government approved demerit reduction Defensive Driver Course. The iDrive Alberta Defensive Driver Course i...

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Student Drivers, Why are they slowing the traffic down???
Student Drivers, Why are they slowing the traffic down???

Some of the frustration many drivers face on the road is when new drivers are taking their driving lessons. These new drivers seem to drive a lot slower than the other drivers on the road and the...

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Halloween
Halloween

    Halloween is a time for many that includes tricks, treats, parties, scares, fun, laughs, and excitement. Halloween is that time of the year when children roam the streets in s...

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Significance of keeping the vehicle clean in fall and winter...
Significance of keeping the vehicle clean in fall and winter...

Significance of keeping the vehicle clean in fall and winter   People often ask me, is it important to wash my vehicle? The answer is yes and even more so as we get into fall and winte...

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Importance of
Importance of

People often ask me, is it important to wash my vehicle? The answer is yes and even more so as we get into fall and winter months, and here’s why...   The dirt and grime on road...

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No More Advance Road Tests Class 5 & 6
No More Advance Road Tests Class 5 & 6

Improving Alberta’s driver licensing system Nearly half a million Alberta drivers will benefit from the elimination of the Class 5 and Class 6 advanced road tests under the Graduated Dri...

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Back to School
Back to School

Back to School Time 2022   A new school year means that  it’s that time of year again when we have to be more aware around schools. Do you think you know the risks a...

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Enjoy Summer Fully, Drive Responsibly
Enjoy Summer Fully, Drive Responsibly

  Summer Driving Want to know what causes the most crashes in summer driving and how to be a safer summer driver, if so read on. Did you know that according to the latest statistics...

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Classroom Location SE : St. Mary University
Classroom Location SE : St. Mary University

  St. Mary’s University Building “C” Classroom Building 14500 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2X 1Z4   In case of emergency, please ...

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Class 4 Commercial Driver's Licence
Class 4 Commercial Driver's Licence

  How to upgrade to Class 4   Eligibility requirements; You must be at least 18 years of age Hold a valid full Class 5 (Advance) licence Successfully complete a medic...

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Plan your summer
Plan your summer

  We have a love-hate relationship with the summer months.  We love it because it is a busy time of year when students are out of school and start their driver training.  We hat...

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Road Safety & E-Scooter
Road Safety & E-Scooter

Road Safety & E-Scooter We are all so excited to hear E-Scooters are back in Calgary; they are not only fun to ride but also an easy way to commute. Before riding, please be prepared and u...

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Calgary Neighbourhood Speed Limits
Calgary Neighbourhood Speed Limits

The City of Calgary recently passed the City of Calgary Standard Speed Limit Bylaw which reduces the unposted speed limit to 40 km/h as of May 31, 2021. Attached you will find more information fo...

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Be Winter Ready
Be Winter Ready

Be Winter Ready   When it comes to winter we see a mixed response from people in Alberta. Some people are sad to let summer go and some are excited to resume their winter spo...

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Yield
Yield

Yield   The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that more than 36,000 people died in vehicle crashes in North America In 2019; that's a death roughly e...

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Watchout for children having fun on the streets during Covid-19
Watchout for children having fun on the streets during Covid-19

Watchout for children having fun on the streets during Covid-19     Summer days are long and beautiful; kids are appreciating this summer more than ever because they can finall...

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Covid-19 Relaunch Strategy iDrive Alberta
Covid-19 Relaunch Strategy iDrive Alberta

Covid-19 Relaunch Strategy Thanks for choosing iDrive Alberta for all your quality driver training needs, we appreciate your patience and cooperation. We are starting to rebook in-vehicle driv...

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Speeding
Speeding

Speeding in Alberta   "Improving and maintaining a good attitude towards driving is a key component to enhancing the safety of our roads." - www.sgi.sk.ca Speedi...

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Road Rage
Road Rage

Road Rage Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one - Benjamin Franklin. I’m not saying flat out “don’t get angry” but rather, think about it first...

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Drinking & Driving
Drinking & Driving

Drinking and Driving: - Myths & Facts   Myth: Drinking coffee will sober me up. Fact: No matter how much coffee you drink, it won’t get rid of the alcohol in yo...

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Get a Class 7 Learner's Licence in Alberta
Get a Class 7 Learner's Licence in Alberta

Get a Class 7 Learner's Licence in Alberta First thing is to prepare for the knowledge test (Class 7 Learners). Stage 1: Learner (Class 7) 
To obtain a class 7 learner’s dri...

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Fatigue
Fatigue

Fatigue The state of feeling very tired, weary or sleepy resulting from insufficient sleep, prolonged mental or physical work, or extended periods of stress or anxiety. Boring or repetitive ta...

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Distracted Driving
Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving  In Alberta: On January 1, 2016, the penalty for drivers caught with distracted driving was changed to a $287 fine plus three demerit points. According to Alberta ...

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Seat Belt
Seat Belt

Seat Belts Seat belts have saved millions of people around the world. One of the best safety feature in our Vehicles. In Alberta, the driver is responsible to ensure that all passengers und...

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Winter Driving
Winter Driving

  Winter Driving Tips   *    To see your environment and be seen by others,  clear your windshield, lights and windows.  *    For the best stee...

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