Office de la protection du consommateur.

Your first car

Objective :

  • Teach students about consumer rights;
  • List the areas of intervention governed by the Consumer Protection Act;
  • Explain the roles of organizations and institutions that can tell consumers more about their rights and obligations;
  • Learn about the recourses available to consumers and merchants in asserting their rights.

Description :


Humorous video about the buying of a used car. Several topics are discussed, such as:

  • the evaluation of your needs and budget;
  • the verifications to do before purchasing;
  • the merchant’s obligations;
  • the warranties;
  • the contract;
  • etc.

Equipment :

  • Internet connection;
  • Your first car video;
  • IWB or projector;
  • Speakers.

Introduction :

A teacher's guide (in French only) is being developed and will be made available shortly. Among other things, it will allow the teacher to deepen the notions covered in the video.