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Driver Education News


We are completing the last course for this school year by June. If you are interested in taking the Driver Z course in the Fall 2019 (September - December) term, please check on or after July 8, 2019 to view the list of available courses. Registration for the Fall 2019 courses begins on August 19, 2019. Look up “MPI-Course Finder” for the link. The redesigned course will have a shorter in-class component.


If you are looking to get ready for a road test, practice city driving or just some private lessons, contact me by phone or text at 204 340 0622.


Enjoy your summer and drive safely.


Marc Desjardins

How to enroll
You can sign up for Driver Education courses in two easy steps:
1.      Go to to view a list of available courses.*
2.      Go to your nearest Autopac agent with your parent/guardian to get set-up as a Manitoba Public Insurance customer, register, and pay for your course.
Identification requirements
You need to establish your identity to register for Driver Education. Remember to bring your identity documents when you go to register at any Autopac agent. For more information and to view a list of documents you can use to prove your identity, please visit our website at, select Driver Education and then click on Enrolling.
Cost and course overview
The $50 cost of Driver Education includes 34 hours of classroom instruction, eight hours of driving, and eight hours of in-car observation. You must be at least 15 ½ years of age to qualify for a learner’s permit under this program.
For a list of complete course requirements, go to, select Driver Education, select Enrolling, and then click on the Driver Education Registration Guide.
Convenience and flexibility
You can register and pay for your Driver Education course in one visit to any Autopac agent. For information on course start dates and locations, go to, select Driver Education and then click on Course Finder.
*Depending on your school and school division, you may be able to take Driver Education at another school. However, restrictions may apply as individual schools set their own rules about who may register for classes.