SCHOOL POLICIES & SAFETY PLAN (Covid & Communicable Diseases)
OWNER: Marly Zell 604.202.4335, voicemail available
MAILING ADDRESS: #302-3580 West 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V6N 3E6
OPEN: Monday-Saturday 10am–5pm, earlier if ICBC road test
TERRITORY: Vancouver excluding Downtown, West End + Yaletown
FEE PAYMENT: Cash at each lesson start please, receipt issued
Quick Shift Hour = 1 HOUR $95+GST
Road Test Stress Buster* = 2.5 HRS $180+GST
*Note: car unavailable without prior lesson within a week preceding ICBC test AND my permission.
Only car available is MANUAL.
CANCELLATION: 1 business day notice or cash fee: $52.50, tax included
OTHER FEES: No show, late cancel, returned item: $52.50, tax included
MAXIMUM IN-CAR: 1 instructor + 1 client only during Covid-19 pandemic
DRIVING TIME: 45–50 minutes per hour, 2 reasons:
Suitable environment & “Lesson Record” update
REFUND POLICY: No refunds given for completed lessons
SAFETY PLAN (Covid & Communicable Diseases)
A) Reduce risk of person-to-person transmission
Level 1: Limit # of people & physically distance 6’ wherever possible
Maximum occupancy in-car: 1 instructor & 1 client only
Impossible to physically distance 6’ in-car, open windows for fresh air flow
Level 2: Barriers & partitions
Impossible as instructor may need to use stick-shift, steering wheel, e-brake
Level 3: Rules and guidelines
Public Health Officer and WorkSafe BC guidance followed
Level 4: Personal protective equipment
Client & instructor wear non-medical face masks during each lesson.
B) Reduce risk of surface transmission
Clean hard “high-touch” surfaces before each lesson
NO lesson if either party ill, use “assessment” below for each lesson
cough or sneeze into sleeve or tissue + avoid touching face
hand sanitizer, tissues + garbage can provided in-car
MANDATORY: All use hand sanitizer before lesson, Instructor wears mask
MANDATORY: Client uses own disposable/re-usable face-mask
Facemask use continues until BOTH parties have waited 2 weeks after 2nd vaccine
Cancel lesson if instructor or client sick for ANY reason. Use assessment questions below:
1. Are you experiencing any of the following:
fever, chills, cough, sore throat, painful swallowing, stuffy or runny nose/eyes, headache, muscle aches, fatigue, loss of sense of smell, loss of appetite, rash?
difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, speaking in single words, chest pain, hard time waking up, feeling confused, losing consciousness, inability to lie down because of breathing issues?
any chronic health conditions or difficulty managing these due to breathing?
2. Have you travelled in last 14 days? Where to? Where from? Conveyance used?
3. Have you provided care or had close contact w/ anyone sick or “COVID-confirmed”?
4. Has any public health official ordered you to self-isolate or quarantine?
5. Please explain your “bubble” & extent of your social activities...the risk is never zero
Cancel lesson if “yes” to any questions 1 through 4, use common sense to judge answer #5.
If either party ill during lesson: call 811 re testing & self-isolation, 911 if ambulance needed.
Also contact WorkSafeBC (required injury & occupational disease forms) and deep-clean car.