Driver Education

Supervising Driver Regulations

To operate a motor vehicle with a Class 5 Learner’s Licence, a supervising driver must be present.

Under the Drivers and Vehicles Act, to act as a supervising driver a person must meet the following criteria:

  • Holds a valid Class 1F, 2F, 3F, 4F or 5F licence.
  • Has held a Class 5F for at least three years.
  • Is, besides the driver, the sole occupant of the front seat of the motor vehicle.
  • Is at all times conscious and in a condition to lawfully assume operation of the motor vehicle.
  • Has a Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) not greater than .05.