Driver Training

Driver Training Master Instructor District 11:

Dean Gates - 705.729.2098 email

A list of Driver Training Instructors in your area along with the place and time of the courses will be listed later when the season starts.


  • To operate a snowmobile on property other than your own, a resident of Ontario must have a Snowmobile License or any other class of Ontario Drivers License.
  • The course size is limited to 20 students therefore pre-registration of the course is important
  • The Driver Training Course is conducted over a minimum of six hours and is approved by the Ministry of Transportation
  • You must be 12 years of age the day the course begins
  • The Ministry of Transportation sets the fee and this fee includes all student books and upon successful completion of the course, a Motorized Snow Vehicle license will be issued.

DRIVER TRAINING COURSE DATES & CLUB: Contact NNTA office at 705-495-4333

Upcoming Courses:

  Saturday November 25 2017 behind Griffith Brothers 284 Hwy 124 in South River Must be be 12 years of age. cost of course is $40 and must be prepaid.
 The day of the course a bagged lunch and birth
certificate is  required. For Information contact Pearl Ivens 705-386-7434

Snowmobile Driver Training will take place at the Nipissing Fire Station # 1 located at 2381 Hwy. 654 Saturday Dec 2, 2017.  Preregistration is required by contacting Dean Gates at  This course is for students 12 to 16 years of age along with any adult without a driver’s licence or those who may be new to snowmobiling. Cost of the course is     $ 40.00 and can be paid when registering at the beginning of the class.  Registration will take place from 8:30 till 9:00 and the class will run till 3:30 P.M.   Students need to bring a birth certificate or other identification to confirm date of birth along with a school type lunch and snowmobile stories.  At the end of the course the successful participants will receive an Ontario Motorized Snow Vehicle Operators Licence which is valid for all of Ontario


Must Preregister for any of the courses

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