The mandatory Quebec Road Safety Education program totals 39 hours. Meaning if you want to be eligible to pass your driving exam and get a license you will need to apply for the full course, you still do have the option of attending phase one and getting your permit. However, unless you continue phase 2, 3, 4 you will always hold only a learner’s permit.
Driving license exchange conditions vary depending on the country of origin. If your country appears in the following list, you are admissible for a license exchange without a test because these countries have similar license issuing standards to those of Quebec:
If your country does not appear in the above-mentioned list then please contact the SAAQ at (514)954-7771 for further details.