My name is Mike Fisher.

Mike Fisher, Mike Fisher's Driving School - teaching driver education and driver training in Peterborough, Ontario and Cobourg, Ontario

Mike Fisher – Owner and Operator of Mike Fisher’s Driving School, Cobourg Ontario, and Peterborough Ontario.

I am a long time driving instructor, and I own Mike Fisher’s Driving School.

I have also spent many years as a Health and Safety Instructor.

In this blog, I hope to pass along some of the safety tips and driving tips and techniques that I have learned over the years as a Health and Safety Instructor, while driving, and training driving students.

Please read and send me any feedback or questions via the site contact form.


Creepy Carnival 2018

Mike Fisher’s Driving School was proud to support “Creepy Carnival” 2018 last Wednesday, October 31, 2018 5:00 PM 8:00 PM at the Knights of Columbus Centre on Spencer Street. Lots of fun for the family.


Julius Grozly - Memorial

Mike here: My dad (Julius Grozly) passed away February 02, 2018, with family at his side, after a courageous battle with cancer. In dad’s true typical fashion, not once complaining to family or medical staff of his situation, or even the extreme pain that he was enduring. By far the toughest man I have ever […]


Ministry of Transportation - New Traffic Rules for 2018

Beginning on January 1, 2018, the following changes to the Highway Traffic Act (HTA) came into force. For the future toll Highway 418 which joins the 407 to the 401 between Oshawa and Bowmanville, these include: • Drivers with a G1 licence will be restricted from driving on the new highway • Bicycles, wheelchairs, and […]


What Not To Expect On Your Driver's Test

This is pretty funny. Unfortunately, some of the things that I witness other drivers doing while behind the wheel makes me believe that, somewhere in the world, there may actually be drivers tests that are conducted in this way. I can assure you that this is not the case in Ontario. Mike


Difference Between No Parking and No Stopping

This question pops up sometimes: What is the difference between “No Parking” and “No Stopping” signs? No Parking means you can not stop there, unless you are loading or unloading passengers or merchandise. No Stopping means no stopping! Even for a moment.