How to Become a Driving Instructor

To become a Driving Instructor in Victoria you must complete the course "Certificate IV in Transport and Logistics Road Transport (Car Driving Instruction)" Course Code: TLI41210.  Here is a list of providers of this Certificate IV.

 

You will also require a Driving Instructor Authority (DIA) from the Taxi Services Commission (phone 1800 638 802).  You need a full driver's licence, Working with Children Card, police check and medical certificate to obtain the DIA.

 

Things to consider before becoming a Driving Instructor

Being a driving instructor looks easy and enjoyable – and for many it is.  It can be a very rewarding occupation, as you will be helping people to be safer drivers on our roads.  However, instructors also face many challenges.  Have you considered the pros and cons of becoming an instructor?