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Young Drivers of Canada Ottawa Barrhaven driving school instructors are re-trained and re-certified on a yearly basis


Why Join the Young Drivers Team?

When you become a Young Driver’s employee, you’re joining the largest and most reputable Driving Organization in North America.  Young Driver’s has a rich history of more than 50 years of contributing to excellence in driver training and we are a major Influencer with Provincial  driving authorities across Canada to ensure we reduce the number of vehicle-related incidents on our roads. 

We are always on the search for exceptional individuals who have a natural camaraderie with people.

When you join our Team of professionals, you’re a valued and empowered employee whose contribution to our student’s future is based on one of excellence and integrity.  Your passion and love of cars and driving will provide you with great personal satisfaction and future career advancement opportunities.

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Benefits of becoming a Licensed Driving Instructor with Young Drivers;

  • Our course is Free to individuals who are serious about becoming one of the best and most respected Driving Instructors
  • Enjoy a better work-life balance as you can choose your hours of work
  • Have control over your earning potential
  • Experience Job security as a Driving Instructor as there is a constant demand for the trademarked YD driver training
  • Contribute to a safer community on the roads

How will you qualify to become a Young Driver’s of Canada Driving Instructor?

  • You must have at least Five years of driving experience
  • Candidates must have a clean driving record – no offences for the previous 3 years
  • Candidates will participate in an intensive YD™ four-week training course which we will pay for, on your behalf
  • After completion of your training, you must pass a Provincial Driving Instructor test
  • Pass a Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) through your local Police force

What are some of the career advancement opportunities?

  • Many Franchise partners and Managers began their careers as Instructors
  • After two years of being a Driver Instructor, you may be eligible to become an In-Class Instructor whose rate of pay is higher and we will train you on how to become an In-Class Instructor
  • After two years of being a Driver Instructor, you may qualify to become a Rehabilitation Driving Instructor whose rate of pay is higher. 

Our Current Opportunities:

Professional Driver Training

Customer Sales/Service Representative

Counsellor / Scheduler


Professional Driver Training Instructor

Driver Training Instructors must have a passion for excellence, a love of cars and driving, and, most importantly, a natural camaraderie with people. As a Driver Training Instructor, you will receive both great personal satisfaction and career advancement opportunities (Many of our franchise partners and managers began their careers at Young Drivers as instructors). Candidates must have at least five years of driving experience, a clean driving record, and be available to participate in a four-week Instructor Training Course to obtain an instructor's license. (All course graduates are hired.) Our instructors provide both one-on-one in-car training, and after gaining experience and with additional training, can teach classroom sessions. Join the largest and most respected driver training organization in North America.

Customer Service Representative

Our YOUNG DRIVERS® Collisionfree!™ customer service reps are responsible for determining convenient timetables for our student's training sessions and scheduling sessions with our professional driver training instructors. You must have good people skills, display well-organized work disciplines, and be comfortable working on the computer with our custom software scheduling programs. Training is provided.

Counsellor / Scheduler

YOUNG DRIVERS® Collisionfree!™ Centres field hundreds of telephone inquiries every week. Each call is an opportunity to inform and educate a potential student on our unique approach to collision avoidance and defensive driving. If you can convey young Drivers' special qualities and benefits with confidence, charisma, and a smile in your voice, you may be a valuable asset to one of our Centres. Training is provided.

Please feel free to send in your resumé to