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Class 1 Driving School in Surrey B.C.

We Offer Class 1 Driving Lessons for Surrey, Abbotsford & Surrounding Areas, in Manual or Automatic

North Shore Driving School is a certified Class 1 driving school in Surrey, Abbotsford, and surrounding areas. The Class 1 driving course takes place at our Burnaby driving school. After passing theory and road tests, you will be qualified to operate semi-trailer trucks and all other motor vehicles or combinations of vehicles.


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A Class 1 driver's license in BC will allow you to operate the following vehicles:


  • Semi-Trailer Trucks and All Other Motor Vehicles or Combinations of Vehicles Except Motorcycles


Your recommended truck-training package depends on your driving experience; please call our office to assess which package will be a good fit for you.


  • Certifications will be issued upon completion of all classes.
  • All courses are GST exempt.
  • Students are responsible for the cost of knowledge tests, medical exams, and the road exam.


Gain experience and certification in driving large vehicles in Surrey and throughout BC by attending North Shore Driving School, the Class 1 driving school Abbotsford individuals and organizations trust for their driving instruction needs.


In addition to our Class 1 driving school course in the Abbotsford and Surrey area, we also offer other driving courses in Abbotsford and Surrey.


North Shore Driving School offers additional truck driving courses in Coquitlam, Richmond, Langley, and Squamish.


If you would like to schedule a lesson at our Class 1 driving school in Surrey BC, contact us for more information.

Class 1 Basic Package

Basic package: $2,960


  • 20 Hours - On-Road instruction and ICBC Road Test
  • 1 Hour - Pre-Trip Inspection (Hands-On)
  • 16 Hours - Air Brake Theory
  • 12 Hours - Truck Theory
  • 8 Hours – Occupational First Aid Level 1



Class 1 Course A
In-town training: $4,125


  • 30 Hours - Individual On-Road Instruction and Road Test
  • 1 Hour - Pre-Trip Inspection (Hands-On)
  • 16 Hours - Air Brake Theory
  • 12 Hours - Truck Theory
  • 8 Hours – Occupational First Aid Level 1


Individual Lessons

(Minimum 2-hour booking) per hour: $130



Class 1 Course D

Long-haul training: $7,625
  • 53 Hours - Individual On-Road Instruction and Road Test
  • 1 Hour - Pre-Trip Inspection (Hands-On)
  • 16 Hours - Air Brake Theory
  • 12 Hours - Truck Theory
  • 4 Hours - Dangerous Goods
  • 1 Hour - Chain Up Course
  • 8 Hours – Occupational First Aid Level 1


Individual Lessons
(Minimum 2-hour booking) per hour: $130


Class 1 Course F
Long-haul training: $12,725



  • 100 Hours - Individual On-Road Instruction and Road Test
  • 1 Hour - Pre-Trip Inspection (Hands-On)
  • 16 Hours - Air Brake Theory
  • 12 Hours - Truck Theory
  • 4 Hours - Dangerous Goods
  • 1 Hour - Chain Up Course
  • 8 Hours – Occupational First Aid Level 1


Individual Lessons
(Minimum 2-hour booking) per hour: $130


We provide other package courses that are not listed here and pay-as-you-go lessons that can be tailored to suit your needs, please give us a call at 604-299-9292 to further help guide you.

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