93% PASS RATE ON ROAD TESTS IN 2020
Gold Star Professional Driving School is excited to announce that we have been approved for the MELT Program.
The Mandatory Entry Training Level (MELT) Program has been implemented by ICBC recently and Gold Star Professional Driving School is one of the first Burnaby driving schools to obtain approval and is ready to begin training!
Contact us today for more information and to begin your Class 1 training!
Our customers are our priority and we want to ensure you get the training you need and to have fun during the entire process!
We have six instructors who are happy to work flexible hours to ensure your schedule and home life doesn't get affected. We are open 7 days a week and are more than happy to provide our services at a time that works for you!
We are proud to share that 93% of our students passed their ICBC road test on first attempt in 2020! We are determined to see this number grow for 2020!
Our Burnaby driving school offers a comprehensive air brake course to students from all across British Columbia.
Upon completion of a 16 hour air brake course, students are issued a certificate of completion allowing them to attempt the air brake computer test at ICBC.
Our Burnaby driving school is proud to present the first online air brake course in BC! Give us a call for more information and we can get you booked in for one of our upcoming courses!
Meet Our Team
Dan is the owner and one of the instructors at Gold Star Driving School. He has over 35 years of experience in the trucking industry and enjoys passing on what he has learned to other people. Dan and his driving school instructors take great pride in teaching all levels and watching all the students succeed.
Owner & Instructor
Ana is an instructor at GSDS. Her patience and attention to detail are what make her students feel comfortable and confident behind the wheel. Her expertise is with new drivers looking to obtain a Class 5 or 7 license. She takes great pride in watching her students succeed.
Greg joined our Burnaby driving school 7 years ago as a Class 1 and Class 3 driving instructor. He has many years of experience driving big rigs and is an excellent instructor. Our students admire his style of teaching and feel relaxed and comfortable under his guidance.
William joined our driving school in 2020 as a Class 1/3 instructor. With over 25 years of experience as a professional truck driver, William is a wealth of information for new drivers. Our students appreciate his relaxed and teaching style.
Bubba joined Gold Star in 2021 as a Class 1/3 driving instructor. Bubba comes to us with over 20 years of experience as a driving instructor. He knows the ins and outs of driver training and is a wealth of information for new drivers.
Gordana manages the day to day operations of Gold Star Professional Driving School. She is responsible for scheduling Class 1 and 3 lessons, booking road tests, and managing the office. You can find her behind her desk Monday through Friday working hard!
Vanja is the face behind our emails and social media. When she is not studying for her Nursing program, she serves as an advisor for our students. If you're unsure of where to start, shoot us an email and Vanja will get back to you asap!
Student Success Agent
Steve joined Gold Star in 2018 as a part-time Class 1 and 3 instructor. He brings his own unique style of teaching which stems from his years of experience in the trucking industry as well as his teaching experience in other industries.
Dusan joined our driving school in 2021 as a Class 1/3 instructor. After many years of working as a professional truck driver in Canada and Europe, he is ready to share his knowledge with new drivers.