A Proactive Driving School

Driving school Calgary that everyone is talking about

About Us

You can always read our story, but here are a few highlights about our Calgary driving school:

We're fully licensed and certified by Alberta Transportation.

Our Vision - in our school student drivers gain the right skills to become competent drivers that keep our communities safe. Driver training is focused on developing student's knowledge and skills, rather than just passing a road test. We teach skills for a lifetime, not only for one hour. We teach students to be safe on roads and become confident drivers. Drive Safely! Drive Proactively!

Voted #1 Driving school in Calgary for five years in a row (2015-2019).


With 700+ 5-star rating Google Reviews we’re the most highly reviewed driving school in Calgary.

Our driving school gets Consumer Choice Awards 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024 in Calgary 4 years in a row.

Our Instructors

Our driving school instructors (both male and female) are calm, reassuring and endlessly patient. They dedicate their time and effort to make sure that they teach driving classes in the best possible way and that our student drivers gain the right skills to become competent drivers that keep our communities safe in Calgary.

Dragoslav (Drashko) Vujanovic
Founder and licensed driving instructor

23 year’s experience of driving instruction, former AMA Fleet Safety Senior Instructor.

John Odlum
Senior Professional licensed driving instructor

19 years’ experience of driving instruction, former AMA Instructor.

George Lagaris
Licensed driving instructor

33 years’ experience of driving, full time instructor.

Driving Courses

A Proactive Driving School offers multiple driving courses (both theory and practice) in Calgary. View our selection of courses both online and in classroom and take your driving to the next level.


Looking for a way to decrease your insurance rate? You can get an insurance discount by taking an Insurance Reduction course with A Proactive Driving School. Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a Notice of Driver Education Course Completion.


Brush-up lessons are designed for experienced drivers who want to refresh their driving skills and knowledge. It is for those drivers who require additional professional training prior to license examination in Calgary and the area. Each driving lesson is 2 hours in length.


Our driving school programs provide the hands-on training your employees need to reduce your company’s liability and ensure their safety while driving. Customized Corporate Courses offered to reflect the diverse needs of your company in Calgary, AB.


The Post Collision Coaching is a personalized course, designed around student’s needs. These driving school lessons are carefully planned for each student supporting a positive attitude, developing safer driving skills, understanding other drivers’ intentions, and …


A Proactive Driving School offers the Defensive Driving course that consists of 6.5 hours of classroom sessions. The Certificate allows the removal of 3 demerit points from driver’s license upon successful completion of the course. Book your course at one of our locations in Calgary.


During these lessons we teach proactive and defensive driving techniques, paying attention to physical effects of aging, limitations, traffic regulations, and the driver’s responsibilities. A Proactive Driving School helps you adjust your driving habits so that you can continue to…

Customers Like You

Judging by our Google Reviews, we’re the most recommended driving school in Calgary.
With over 700+ reviews and an average 5-star rating, our customer testimonials say it all.

A Proactive Driving School IconA Proactive Driving School

9620 Elbow Dr SW, office #23A, Calgary

5.0 604 reviews

Our Locations

We teach where you are. Our driving school services all parts of Calgary – Southwest (SW), Northwest (NW), Southeast (SE), Northeast (NE).
Contact us and schedule a visit to the best driving school in Calgary.

Main Office

9620 Elbow Drive SW Calgary Alberta Canada T2V 1M1, Office #23A

Please contact us by email before dropping in to the office to ensure the availability of our front desk staff.

The Village

4039 Brentwood Rd NW Calgary Alberta Canada T2L 1L1, Room #160 (Downstairs, turn left, go to end of hall)

Classroom Schedule

October 28th and 29th / 9:00AM – 6:00PM

December 2nd and 3rd / 9:00AM – 6:00PM

Rundle College

7375 17th Ave SW Calgary Alberta Canada T3H 3W5, Multipurpose Room

Rundle College location is open exclusively during scheduled theory courses. Please do not contact Rundle College regarding any information about driving courses. Thank you for understanding.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, driver training at our driving school is designed for each individual student and takes into consideration students’ abilities and skill level. We teach students who have never even turned a car on before as well as those who have held a license for many years.

Yes, driver training is designed for each individual student and takes into consideration students’ abilities and skill level. We teach students who have never even turned a car on before as well as those who have held a license for many years.

Generally, Theory is taught over the weekend time (please check our schedule).

It consists of 15 hours of classroom training and is presented in four sessions; attendance is mandatory. Upon completion of the theoretical course, students will have to pass cumulative Theory test.

In case student’s busy schedule won’t allow him/her to attend all classroom session in a row, we can easily customize the schedule. Please give us a call and we’ll do all the changes for you.

Yes, you can join any session of the course. Just call our office or check our website to find what days classes are running. Please note that our students are writing the final test during the last classroom session. You will not be allowed to write the test unless you have attended all the in-class sessions.

You may start the classroom portion of the course only. You must have your Class 7 Driver’s Licence by the time you are ready to start your driving lessons.

Yes, a Class 7 Driver’s Licence is required before you can begin driving lessons. To receive a Class 7 Driver’s Licence in Alberta, one should pass a multiple choice test that can be taken at any Alberta Registry location. You may find a Registry that is close to you by clicking here.

The answer to this question depends a lot on your experience, skills and you comfort levels when driving.

You have 365 days once you register for Novice Insurance Reduction course or Advanced Insurance Reduction course at our driving school. Please note that we have 3 locations in Calgary for your convenience.

You will receive your Certificate of Completion (Insurance Reduction Certificate) via Canada Post within 30 days upon successful completion of Novice/Insurance Reduction Course at A Proactive Driving School.

The Insurance Reduction Certificate allows you to be assessed as a driver with three years’ experience rather than a new driver without any experience. Insurance discounts may vary depending on a particular insurance company, your driving record, your age, type of car, etc. For the best quote and specific dollar amount we recommend to contact several insurance companies.

Request for replacement of the Certificate will incur a $25.00+GST Administration fee. Replacement copies must be picked up by the student or his/her guardian during our office hours.