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You may not need a full course of driving instruction. AMA offers individualized brush up lessons, tailored to suit your needs. We can help you: • prepare for your road test • learn to drive a manual transmission • become familiar with Alberta roads A professional driving instructor will work with you to assess your driving abilities and help you improve on them.
New Driver Discount
Successfully complete your AMA New Driver program and AMA Driver Education will give you $100 to use towards your AMA auto insurance policy.*
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Driving Related Services
Driver Education is just the beginning of your AMA experience. AMA offers many more driving related services to meet your needs. Once you have passed your road exam: Visit AMA Registries • Reclassify your licence • Register and purchase licence plates for your vehicle • Conduct a lien search or vehicle history report if you’re buying a used vehicle • Obtain an Abstract of your driving history Contact AMA Insurance • For a no-obligation auto insurance quote • Enquire about a discount for new drivers who have a driver education completion certificate See AMA Travel • Maps • Trip Tiks® • Tour Books® and Camp Books® For more information about AMA Driver Education, call, come in, or visit our website.
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Our commitment to safety
Driver Education is just one of AMA’s many commitments to keeping our roadways safe for all. Since 1938, we’ve been educating drivers and since 1926 we’ve been committed to mobility for members and traffic safety. We have developed a variety of related programs; these include AMA School Safety Patrol™, MiSSiON POSSiBlE @ Work®, AMA Roadside Assistance™, CAA Battery Service™ and AMA Road Reports®, which enhance your mobility and make your driving experience safer.
Proactive Defensive Driver Course
Successful completion of this course results in a three-point demerit reduction. Gain confidence with our Alberta Transportation approved Proactive Defensive Driver safety training course. A classroom program designed to improve your defensive driving skills through a series of lectures and group discussions.
The confidence to succeed
As the premier driving school in North America, AMA offers experience and expertise, comprehensive materials and state of the art training facilities, flexibility in course offerings and safe, newer vehicles. All of these features ensure that drivers have the safety, freedom and confidence behind the wheel that they need on today’s roads.
*Visit ama.ab.ca/NewDriverDiscount for terms and conditions.
Be ready for the challenges caused by snow and ice on Alberta’s roadways. Our Winter Driving course helps you expand your driving abilities and improve your confidence when driving on ice and snow.
Safe drivers for life
Phone: 1-800-642-3810 AMADriverEducation.ca
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This program provides an interactive classroom experience and 10 hours (five 2-hour sessions) with a professional driving instructor. They answered all my questions and helped build my confidence as a new driver. this program provides an interactive classroom experience and 20 hours (ten 2-hour sessions) of in-car lessons with a professional driving instructor. animations and simulations • n-vehicle instruction from highly trained driver education I instructors whose credentials exceed provincial government standards • 8 hours of interactive classroom time with a 1 professional driving instructor (3 hours more than provincial regulations) • MA’s New Driver Handbook. independent-thinking drivers.The importance of Driver education. this course teaches and fine tunes fundamental driving skills. Make sure your education is sound and complete. off road recovery Ultimate* For students looking for the ultimate driver education experience. Safe driving is one of the most important skills you’ll learn in life. extensive curriculum.” Nick – Edmonton NeW DRiveR PROgRamS All AMA programs include: • ngaging classroom curriculum with a number of E advanced instructional approaches including process and experiential education through group discussions. brainstorming and in-class research • lassroom sessions using interactive PowerPoint C presentations which include videos. Geared toward students who are unable to practice on their own or who need more one-on-one time. Basic* The Basic program is designed for students who have already had plenty of time in-vehicle and a basic foundation of driving experience. Premium* The Premium program combines extensive in-vehicle time with an interactive classroom experience to help drivers with little experience feel more comfortable in the driver’s seat. With 14 hours (seven 2-hour sessions) of in-vehicle time. engine E failure. AMA’s most comprehensive program is designed to ease anxiety behind the wheel and create safe drivers for life. complete array of support materials and our affiliation with the AAA and numerous research organizations. When you begin driving. New drivers still need to receive more than a few hours of formal in-vehicle education. some restrictions apply) Safe drivers for life AlBERTA MOTOR ASSOCiATiON . driving experience and practice. The material was taught very well and was easy to learn. I didn’t realize there was so much to driving. “The driver education course I took at AMA made me feel much better with my driving skills. Some students will require additional in-car sessions over and above the in-car sessions included in our programs. AMA Driver Education will give successful graduates of any AMA New Driver program $100 to use towards their AMA auto insurance policy. a resource which A summarizes the learning activity and serves as an important reference for both in-class and in-vehicle sessions • MA’s Record of Driving Achievement which helps A students track progress and practice throughout the in-vehicle portion • MA’s Coaching Guide which provides parents with A supportive guidance throughout the learning and practice activities • mergency manoeuvres — threshold braking. Driver education experts suggest that new drivers complete a minimum of 40 to 50 hours of practice prior to challenging the road test. I would definitely recommend AMA driver education to my friends!” Alysia – Calgary “This has been a very enlightening course. while still allowing plenty of time to practice. a solid foundation of driver education will ensure confidence and a sense of security. Includes a free Proactive Defensive Driver Course 6-12 months after obtaining a Class 5 licence. They need practice.* Ultimate and Premium programs — Automatic or Manual Transmission (where available) and home/work or school pick up (some restrictions apply) Basic program — Automatic only and optional home pick-up (extra fees apply. and that it is based on accurate and current information and up-to-date educational practices. debates.” Sara – Grande Prairie “The instructors were very patient and understanding. AMA Driver Education provides these features with our provincially licenced instructors. and has taught me not only what to do in a car crash but how to avoid one in the first place. AMA Driver Education’s philosophy and goal is to educate and train new drivers to become proactive.