GDL probationary (Class 5)


To become a probationary driver you must: 


  • Be 16 years of age or older.

  • Pass the standard Alberta Class 5 road test.


Probationary conditions


  • Must spend a minimum of two years as a probationary driver.

  • No more passengers than seat belts.

  • They will be suspended at 8 demerit points (compared to fully licensed drivers who are suspended at 15 demerit points)

  • Have a zero alcohol level.

  • No upgrading to a commercial licence (Classes 1, 2, 3 or 4).

  • Cannot serve as an accompanying driver to a learner.