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North York Driving School at Yonge & Sheppard

Convenient Driving Classes & Course Times

Young Drivers of Canada defensive driving school North York location has Beginner Driver Education Course drivers ed courses. You will be taught by a highest qualified YD driving instructor that understands what you will be facing driving on Toronto’s streets - traffic and congestion – who will assist you with safe driving courses that provide you with the confidence to drive defensively. Young Drivers driving classes are intended not only for you to be able pass your road test and obtain your driver license, but to fully experience defensive driving training as well as parallel parking instruction. At Young Drivers of Canada we believe that as one of Canada’s top driving schools, learning to drive and your in car driving lessons must include emergency maneuvers and techniques to prevent the consequences of distracted driving. After successful course completion, G1 licence holders may be able to qualify for a substantial four month reduction in their minimum one year G1-licensing period. Qualified Young Drivers North York driving school graduates may also benefit from a possible reduction in insurance premiums.

No other North York Driving School is able to offer you Better Insurance Savings

Young Drivers driving ed courses save you on car insurance. No other driving school in the GTA can offer you better insurance savings than Young Drivers of Canada when you get your driving license. Speak with a Young Drivers of Canada team representative for more details.


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YD offers many flexible course dates, find a learning schedule that works for you. Use the button below to see our full course listing or get started right now with an upcoming class.

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  • Defensive Driving: YD programs include defensive driving, evasive maneuvers, emergency braking and swerving, and head-on and rear-crash collision avoidance.
  • Best Insurance Discounts: No other driving school can offer better insurance savings to newly licensed drivers after course completion.
  • Since 1970: 1.3 million new drivers trained across Canada. All YD instructors are re-trained annually, ensuring they're always up-to-date.
  • In-Class: All YD classrooms are conveniently located, offer a clean, comfortable, air-conditioned atmosphere, with state-of-the-art equipment.
  • In-Car: Each lesson is one-on-one and customized. With expert knowledge of terrain and areas, we know where and how to train to gain the most experience.
  • Online: Convenient online programs can be done on your device at your own pace. It's easy to use, engaging and effective.
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MTO Approved 30 Hour Online Course - Auto - 10 - $1,099.00 Select
MTO Approved 30 Hour Online Course - Auto with G2 Road Test - 13.75 $1,439.00 Select
Premium Package 20 10 - $1,099.00 Select
YD-Auto with Extended Road Test 20 13.75 $1,439.00 Select
YD Auto with Night/Gravel and Extended Road Test 20 16 $1,639.00 Select

Full Courses

MTO Approved 30 Hour Online Course - Auto
MTO Approved 30 Hour Online Course - Auto with G2 Road Test
Premium Package
YD-Auto with Extended Road Test
YD Auto with Night/Gravel and Extended Road Test
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Individual Lessons & Packages
Driving School In Car Lesson Package- 2-90 Minute Lesson Package $283.20 Select
Driving School In car lessons Package - 5-90 Minute Lesson Package $699.12 Select

Individual Lessons & Packages

Driving School In Car Lesson Package- 2-90 Minute Lesson Package
Driving School In car lessons Package - 5-90 Minute Lesson Package


Young Drivers Toronto Yonge - Sheppard Location



 Toronto Yonge - Sheppard Classroom Location

Young Drivers, Yonge and Sheppard classroom is conveniently located in North York, uptown Toronto in the Madison Centre, 4950 Yonge Street Suite 29 Concourse Level. The Madison Centre is situated north of the Government Service Canada Centre, just a short walk from the Upper Madison College and the Toronto Centre for Arts. There is a Moxie’s Classic Grill and extreme fitness gym facing Yonge Street, as well as many other places to eat for lunch and snacks including Pizza Hut, Subway, Barburrito and Second Cup, which are all next door to the main entrance to the Madison centre. Across Yonge Street you can find Sushi Moto and Smokey Joes Café. Parking is available under the Madison Centre and in the area.

Coming by TTC

The classroom is easily accessible by the TTC and is under a five minute walk North on Yonge Street from the Sheppard Subway Station on both the Sheppard and Yonge – University – Spadina subway line or five minutes South from the North York Subway Station on the Yonge – University – Spadina subway line. Also TTC bus number 97 stops outside the Madison centre.

Winter Driving classes available at the North York Toronto driving school location

The YD driving school North York classroom is fully equipped with state of the art technology to enhance the learning experience including winter driving. Our instructors, which are re-certified annually, utilize up to date DVD’s with Student Workbooks and open discussion to instill the habits to remain Collision Free for a lifetime! Young Drivers of Canada is one of the few North York driving schools in Toronto to offer driving classes and in-car driving instructions for Toronto’s winters. Our most important lesson is driving safety at our North York Driving School - prepare for driving in the winter by learning safe driving techniques so that everyone arrives safely at their destination.