Driver Education in Cochrane

The Cochrane Driving Academy prides itself on offering its students and families a superior driver education service.

Our classrooms adhere to government standards, and our instructors have a wealth of teaching and driving skills. Our mission is to provide a professional learning environment both in the classroom and car, where students can thrive and grow to acquire the skills they need to be safe and confident drivers.


  • Class 7 (Learners)
  • Class 5 
  • Alberta Familiarisation: Xpats/New to Alberta/Individualised Courses
  • Senior Refresher: Tailored Lessons to bring you up to speed!
  • Winter Driving: Individualised Lessons/Mini-Cours

Need a car for your road test? Feel more confident in driving the school car? Ask about using a car for your road test. Please contact the office before booking your road test. We will check if the car is available and reserve it for you at the given time. 

Gift cards are now available. Our gift cards can be loaded with any amount and topped up anytime. Use as a saving card for one of our full courses -- perfect gift idea for any season!

For classroom courses in CREMONA and SUNDRE, please contact the office by email to arrange a suitable time.


Pick-up and drop-off are available at residences, schools, and businesses in Cochrane. We also have various meeting locations for students residing in the outer limits of Cochrane, including RockPointe Church on Highway 1A, the Petro-Canada slip road on Highway 22 South, and the Shell gas station at Big Hill Springs RV park on Highway 22 North. Please call ahead of registration if you reside outside of Cochrane and have any questions regarding pick-up locations.