Driver trainer accreditation - Queensland

Description

Driver trainer accreditation authorises an individual to provide pre-licence driver/rider training in Queensland for reward.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

  • You must hold a valid open driver licence issued in Australia or New Zealand for the class of vehicle for which the applicant wishes to provide training, and have held the licence for a continuous period of at least 1 year immediately prior to making the application.
  • You must have successfully completed the appropriate training courses delivered by a registered training organisation.

Duration

This accreditation will remain in effect for 12 months.

Fees

Common Fees details for this service in table format.

Type Amount Description
Application $303.65

Application fee

Application $42.45

CrimTrac fee

Miscellaneous $73.10

Industry authority card

Renewal $303.65

Renewal fee

Act(s) name

Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995 QLD

Regulation(s) name

Transport Operations (Road Use Management - Accreditation and Other Provisions) Regulation 2015 QLD

Application process

You can obtain this accreditation by completing a Driver trainer and rider trainer accreditation application (F3948) and submitting it to a Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) Customer Service Centre.

You must submit the following documents with your application:

  • your driver licence when lodging your application
  • if you do not have a Queensland driver licence number/customer reference number, you must complete a New customer application (F3503).

Light vehicle classes (C and CA)

TLI41216 or TLI41210 - Certificate IV in Transport and logistics (Road transport - car driving instruction).

Heavy vehicle classes (to specified level)

TLI41316 or TLI41310 - Certificate IV in Transport and logistics (Road transport - heavy vehicle driving instruction) including 1 of the following competency units. The competency unit must be listed on the qualification issued by the RTO.

  • TLIC2002 - Drive light rigid vehicle
  • TLIC3003 - Drive medium rigid vehicle
  • TLIC3004 - Drive heavy rigid vehicle
  • TLIC3005 - Drive heavy combination vehicle
  • TLIC4006 - Drive multi-combination vehicle

Note: If the competency unit number is listed with a letter on the end it is still acceptable.

Motorbike classes (RE and R class)

  • TLI41416 or TLI41410 - Certificate IV in Transport and logistics (Road transport - motorcycle riding instruction)

Note: The following assessment qualification or elective units of training are essential for the delivery of Q-RIDE and class multi-combination vehicle assessment.

  • TAE40116 or TAE40110 - Certificate IV in Training and assessment
    or
  • TAEASS401 - Plan assessment activities and processes and TAEASS402 - Assess competence.

Note: If the competency unit number is listed with a letter on the end it is still acceptable.

  • if you are applying for the grant of accreditation as a rider trainer, you must already be an accredited driver trainer and be authorised to provide training for class R motorbike
  • an accredited rider trainer may only give learner Q-RIDE training as a registered service provider or as an employee of a registered service provider.

As an applicant your criminal and traffic history are also checked.

Transfer process

This accreditation cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Transport Regulation Branch

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Transport Regulation Branch

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Operating address: Customer Service Centre
Queensland
Phone: 13 23 80
Website: Department of Transport and Main Roads (Opens in new window)