4216.1 Driving Instructors
Driving instructors teach motor vehicle and motorcycle driving courses that are outside of educational institutions and not job-related.
motorcycle driving instructor
Occupations in this group are characterized by the following aptitudes, interests and worker functions as they relate to main duties:
- General learning ability to understand the principles of driving motor vehicles in order to explain and demonstrate operation of brakes, clutches, gear shifts, automatic transmissions, signals and lights
- Verbal ability to explain driving techniques to individuals and groups
- Spatial perception to supervise individuals during practice driving
- Motor co-ordination and manual dexterity to demonstrate motor vehicle operations
- Social interest in compiling information to explain and demonstrate the operations of motor vehicles; and to explain traffic regulations and insurance laws
- Directive interest in instructing individuals and groups on proper motor vehicle driving skills; and in supervising individuals during practice driving
- Methodical interest in driving to demonstrate techniques, handling and operations of motor vehicles
4Total visual field
2Multiple limb co-ordination
L1Regulated inside climate
L4In a vehicle or cab
- Expertise in the field of instruction must be demonstrated.
- Driving instructors must obtain special licensing as a driving instructor in the province of employment.
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