Young Drivers Newmarket Driving School
Important Update - COVID-19 - In Class
The safety of our customers and staff is our priority NOT just on the road but in the classroom and in-vehicle. For the safety of our Newmarket students and our staff, our Covid-19 protocols are in place including mandatory face coverings, daily screening of staff and students, classroom and vehicle sanitization, social distancing in our classrooms, and much more.
We are pleased to offer our customers two options for the classroom portion of our program. Join us for in-person classes at our Newmarket classroom located at 130 Davis Drive Suite 211 in the same plaza as Value Village near Yonge and Davis Drive. The Young Drivers classroom is located on the second floor, at the end of the hall.
Sign up for our **NEW** 30-Hour Self-Directed Online Classroom Course. Click below for more information. (NOTE - This course also includes 10 hours of in-car training and is available on our Bradford site. OR you can choose the 30-Hour Self-Directed Online Classroom Course + 10 hours in car +3-hour road test package + Road Test Pass Guarantee.
New Driver Course with Online Class
This course has been developed in-house using the same techniques Young Drivers has been teaching for the last 50 years!
Driving Lesson Updates
- Our Driving lessons have resumed with detailed safety protocols in place.
- As you can imagine we have a backlog of several months of driving lessons to deliver and are working hard to meet our customers' needs.
DriveTest and Road Test Updates
- As DriveTest resumes its full services, they are also facing a tremendous backlog and are currently booking several months ahead. For more information about road test availability, you can visit the DriveTest site at drivetest.ca.
- If your licence is expiring soon or has already expired this year, the Ministry of Transportation is providing extensions. Click here for FAQ and information from DriveTest.
Why Choose Young Drivers?
Our family-owned driving school was established in Newmarket in 1981 and is proud to be part of the Young Drivers family.
ONLY Young Drivers teaches the four habits and twenty sub-habits of the exclusive YOUNG DRIVERS APPROACH TO COLLISIONFREE! DRIVING. Our driving instructors are passionate about teaching new drivers the life-saving skills they need to recognize risks on the road and respond effectively.
Here are some of the key skills taught by our qualified, highly-trained instructors:
- Steering Control
- Collision Avoidance
- Traffic Merging
- Highway/Freeway Driving
- Safe Passing
- Head-On Collision Avoidance
- Parallel Parking
- Rear Crash Avoidance
- Driving in Adverse Conditions
- Anti-Distracted Driving
- Evasive Maneuvers
- And more
These skills are not just taught in-class or on a simulator, we teach all these skills in the car. AND unlike many other driving schools - these skills are ALL included in our program. There are no "hidden fees" to learn the skills new drivers need to stay collision-free.
If you are looking for more reasons to choose YD, here are just a few:
- Best driving instructors - properly insured, highly trained, and re-certified annually. We are the only driving school with ISO-9001 Driving School Certification.
- Anti-distracted driving - Distracted Driving Prevention techniques are included in all our courses.
- Best value-driving course according to the Ontario Safety League.
- MTO Approved BDE Driver Training Course Provider
- Completion of our course allows you to take your G1 Exit Road Test 4 months sooner
- Best insurance discounts available for Young Drivers of Canada program graduates.
- We offer monthly payment plans with no additional fees or charges.
- One on one lessons. You will NEVER have another student looking over your shoulder as you learn.
- Unlike many driving schools - we don't cut corners! We will NEVER ask you to sign for the training you have not received.
- All ages - high school or mature students; new drivers or refreshers for experienced drivers; New to Canada as well as Senior Driver Refresher courses.
- G2 Road Test Pass Guarantee - Purchase one of our full programs that includes our exclusive G2 Road Test Pass Guarantee and if you don't pass the first time - we'll take you again at no charge. All you have to pay is the DriveTest rebooking fee.