Driving Instructor Course in WA
Welcome to the Driving Instructor Course in WA (Perth) -> TLI41222 – Certificate IV in Motor Vehicle Driver Training (Specialisation Group A – Car). This certificate is a nationally recognised qualification under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF). As a prescribed body of the Department of Transport of Western Australia (listed in Schedule 2 of the Motor Vehicle Drivers Instructors Regulations 1964), 121 Training Pty Ltd Trading As 121 Driver Training is registered and recognised to certify driving instructors in Western Australia.
This qualification defines the skills and knowledge required for road transport trainers who will be training individuals or groups in cars, heavy vehicles or motorcycles. This qualification is not for the public to gain a driver’s licence.
Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible job roles relevant to this qualification include:
- car driving trainer
This qualification meets part of Western Australia’s licensing and regulatory requirements for certification as a Motor Vehicle Driver Trainer. Please refer to the “How to Apply” section for further information regarding other requirements.
The following information pertains to Western Australia only. If you are looking for something other than the Driving Instructor Course in WA, please click here and select your state or territory.
An initial deposit of $1500 is required for this course. The remaining balance must be paid just before the commencement of practical training.
How to Apply
Step 1: The following eligibility requirements listed below must be met.
- A current Western Australian driver’s licence
- Minimum of 3 continuous years experience driving the vehicle class you wish to teach
- Medical fitness standards
- Police character checks
- Minimum age of 21 years old
Step 2: Complete the TLI41222 – Certificate IV in Motor Vehicle Driver Training
Step 3: Fill out the “Application for Instructors Licence” form. You can find this form by clicking here.
Step 4: Submit the completed application form to The Department of Transportation along with:
- Certificate IV in Transport and Logistics (Road Transport Driving Instruction), or equivalent if applicable.
- National Police Certificate.
- Character references (if required).
- Proof of identity documents.
- Application fee.
Step 5: Complete the theory and practical assessment
NOTE: If you hold a TLI41222 – Certificate IV in Motor Vehicle Driver Training or a similar nationally-recognised certificate, you will be exempted from the Theory and Practical Assessment.
Step 6: Complete a medical check-up designed specifically for driving instructors
NOTE: Your application is unlikely to be accepted if you have:
- been convicted of any sexual, fraud, financial, violent, drug-related or theft offences
- a history of driving offences, licence disqualifications or suspensions.
This information is accurate at the time of publication and can change at any time without notice by the regulator. We strongly encourage you to check the regulator’s website for the most up-to-date information by clicking on the More Details button.