Graduated Licensing Program Instructor Course

Complete a GLP instructor course and get your designation to teach ICBC (GLP) approved training.

Instructors delivering ICBC- approved driver education courses (classroom or practical instruction) must have a GLP designation on their Instructors License.  Successful completion of the course enables instructors currently holding a practical license to deliver both in-car and classroom components of ICBC approved driver education courses.

Who Should Take This Course

Driving instructors who want to instruct both theory and practical ICBC-approved new driver training curriculum

Please note completion of GLP Instructors Course is not equivalent to an ICBC Instructors License

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Learning Objectives

The GLP Instructor Course focuses on curriculum content and techniques for leading ICBC-approved driver education courses such as:

  • developing lesson plans that include a variety of instructional strategies
  • facilitating groups of adult learners in a classroom situation, and
  • assessing student progress throughout a course.


There are two types of courses you can take — a five day weekday course or a course that is spread over two weekends.

Weekday course (five days):

  • Monday to Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., and
  • Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Weekend course (two weekends):

  • Friday, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and,
  • Saturday to Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.



Course Requirements

To complete the course, you'll need to:

  • successfully complete all assignments during the course, and
  • attend all days of the course — withdrawal or absences will require that the entire course be re-taken. The course fee must be paid each time

Course Dates

Last updated January 12, 2019