About Us

GLT Driving Academy Northshore is owned and operated by Jayson R Torres who takes an active role in operations and management of the company. The establishment of GLT Driving Academy Northshore is based on the thinking that “learning right is the way to drive right”. GLT Driving Academy Northshore is owned and operated by Jayson R Torres who takes an active role in operations and management of the company. The establishment of GLT Driving Academy Northshore is based on the thinking that “learning right is the way to drive right”.

We uphold the values of integrity and truthfulness in teaching our students.

We strive to instill safety and security in every learners mindset that they become the responsible drivers that we all want in the road.

GLT Driving Academy Northshore creates awareness amongst our students that their actions in the road can ultimately affect their own family, hence we emphasize that defensive driving is an important aspect to learn.

Jayson Torres

Owner / Instructor

Training & Qualifications


  • Professional Driving Instructor Training

  • Adheres to the Smith System of Driving (Five Principles of Safe Driving)

  • Certified First Aider
  • Certified Fire Marshal

  • Retail Management Training Program

  • Management Coach Mentor

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND


  • Back of House Manager / Chief Steward
    The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

  • Retail Food Service Manager
    Sodexo Canada

  • Store Manager
    Starbucks Canada, Dubai UAE & Kuwait
  • Retail Operations Manager
    Snog [Dubai, UAE & London, United Kingdom]

  • Operations Manager
    Red Mango Dubai UAE

  • Multi Unit Restaurant Manager
    Au Bon Pain Dubai UAE