occupational driving instructor




Occupational driving instructors teach occupational drivers how to operate their vehicles according to driving regulations. They teach their students theory and techniques on how to optimally drive and maintain their specific vehicle, observe and evaluate the students' practice. They also focus on non-driving related subjects such as customer service (in case of person transportation drivers) and safety measure regulations.

Alternative label

  • heavy equipment operator instructor

  • PCV driving instructor

  • specialist driving instructor

  • occupational driving teacher

  • LGV driving instructor

  • occupational driving instruction practitioner

  • passenger carrying vehicle instructor

  • HGV driving instructor

  • instructor in occupational driving

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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