The best possible experience
PDIO proudly offers a variety of courses around the transportation industry. With over 15 years of experience in driver training, PDIO delivers the best training at the best price.
Scott McQuaid is the President & CEO of Professional Driving Instructors of Ontario (PDIO). PDIO was formed and registered as a Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 in 2018, designed to provide an efficient, professional, student-focused learning environment, with the success of our students being our top priority. Today, PDIO is one of the premier training centres for transportation courses in Ontario.
- To constantly provide excellent services, academic programs, and teaching
- To provide the best possible Driver Training programs to ensure the highest quality education possible
- To uphold the highest ethical standards, and protect the rights, dignity, and integrity of all students and faculty
PDIO is an inclusive, open-minded organization dedicated to providing our students with the highest standard of instruction to aid them in driving safely, and keeping Canada’s roads safe.
Why Choose Us?
PDIO believes in student-led, personalized instruction. Our courses include a large amount of input from students and are shaped around each student’s life experience and how we can work with them to develop the best possible driver or instructor.
Combined Years of Instructor Experience
A strong team with years of experience
President and CEO
Scott brings over 15 years of experience as an AZ driver, driver trainer, and driving school owner. His knowledge of the transportation industry has helped PDIO become the premier driver trainer organization in Ontario.
Lead Driving Instructor Trainer
Tony brings decades of experience as a professor, driving school owner and driver trainer. His background and experience with students of all types helps to shape the student experience.
Lead AZ Trainer
Dave brings years of experience as an AZ driver right into the classroom. With years of experience as a trainer in all sorts of commercial vehicles, Dave works with each student to bring them to the PDIO standard.
Why We are different
Experienced, Professional Instructors
Our instructors have on average 10 years of real experience. They know the industry, they know the players and they know how to prepare our students for the career they have chosen.
We have designed all of our courses to be engaging and thought-provoking. We constantly work to update and upgrade our materials to make sure the courses are as engaging as possible.
We work with a network of instructors throughout Ontario to deliver Driving Instructor courses near to the student. Our AZ and Z courses are delivered out of both Campuses.