BEGINNER DRIVER EDUCATION COURSE INFORMATION
KEY CURRICULUM DESIGN STANDARDS - PART A:
Educational Setting
Time
Classroom Driving Instructions
Maximum of 5 hours/day of classroom driving instruction as
required by the MTO.
20 hours
In-Vehicle Instruction
One-on-one In-car training scheduled with a Certified Driving
Instructor.
10 hours
Flexible Allocation of Instructional Hours
Independent and Experiential Learning (Student Workbook):
A student workbook will be provided to each student on the first
classroom session.  Workbook must be completed as homework
and submitted to the Classroom Instructor during the last session
to be marked.
10 hours
Total Minimum Required Instructional Hours
40 hours
KEY CURRICULUM CONTENT STANDARDS - PART B:
ACE DRIVING SCHOOL MTO-APPROVED BDE CURRICULUM DESIGN:
MTO REQUIREMENTS:
Educational Setting
Minimum Required
Instructional Hours
Classroom Driving Instructions
Maximum of 5 hours/day of classroom driving instruction as
required by the MTO.
20 hours
In-Vehicle Instruction
10 hours
Flexible Allocation of Instructional Hours
10 hours
Total Minimum Required Instructional Hours
40 hours
Major classroom topics:
1. Ontario licensing system
2. Ontario Highway Traffic Acts and Regulations
3. Signs, signals and markings
4. The vehicle and its components
5. Vehicle Handling (City, Country Roads and Freeway)
6. Adverse Driving Conditions
7. Defensive driving and collision prevention
- Attitudes, Behaviour and The Driving Environment
- Decision-Making
8. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Fuel Efficient Driving
9. Sharing The Road
10. Alcohol and Consequences of Impaired Driving - Criminal Code and Highway Traffic
Act convictions
11. Driver Distraction
12. Perception, Risk Management and Proper Adjustment
13. Insurance (type and no-fault/at-fault regulation)
ACE DRIVING SCHOOL
278 TECUMSEH RD EAST, WINDSOR ONTARIO