To obtain a driving instructor’s licence, you must meet the standard criteria below:

  • Be at least 21 years old.
  • Held a full driver licence (not learner, provisional, probationary or restricted) of the relevant class for at least 3 years during the four-year period immediately prior to your application for an instructor’s licence.
  • You’ve been authorised by Roads and Maritime Services to undertake an approved course in driving instruction (Received an RMS Eligibility Letter)
  • You have a minimum standard of Level 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF). (Reading, writing, numeracy)