driving instructor

Description

Driving instructors teach people the theory and practice on how to operate a vehicle safely and according to regulations. They assist students in developing the skills needed to drive and prepare them for the driving theory and the driving examination. They may also supervise driving examinations.

Scope notes

Excludes people performing the instruction of occupational drivers.

Alternative label

  • instructor in driving

  • teacher of driving

  • teacher of learner drivers

  • driving trainer

  • driving educator

  • learner driver instructor

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

Hierarchy

Narrower occupations

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/bca2528a-5a87-4576-a3b5-1edbbce40a9f