Bus Driver Training Course

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Looking for a job as a bus driver?
You’ll need specialised skills and we can help you become job ready.

This course is a complete range of skills, knowledge and experience to get you started in the industry.

Participants will undergo a complete bus driving training program to be ready for an industry jobs.  We also work with you and our partner employers to help you find that first job.  The majority of our course graduates are in employment within 3 months of completing the course, many in the public transport bus sector.

Best of all, this course can be subsidised by the South Australian Government so you don’t pay the full fees – depending on availability and eligibility.

Call us on 08 8186 7200 for more information and to book into a FREE information session. 

Participant pre-requisites

We want to make sure this decision is right for you, so we work with all participants through a free of charge screening process which includes:

  • Attend information session (industry, career and course information)
  • Written expression of interest including work history
  • Individual interview
  • Medical declaration
  • Driving skills assessment
  • Demonstrate verbal and written English language skills to a safe standard

Course content

The course includes the following important bus industry topics:

  • Heavy Rigid licence (auto) and specialised bus driver training
  • Vehicle Inspection
  • Customer Service
  • Workplace Documentation
  • Transporting passengers with disabilities
  • Work Health & Safety

And more… (full details are provided prior to enrolment).


Course delivery

This is an intensive course delivered on a full time basis.
There is a combination of classroom training (for theory), hands-on exercises (e.g. vehicle inspection) and in-vehicle driver training.
We also incorporate industry site visits and presentations.

Job placement / work experience

All participants will participate in our simulated work scenario where they will have the opportunity to put into practice the skills they have learned.

We assist all participants with guidance and referrals for securing work placements with our transport industry partners.

Course fees

Please contact our Client Services Team on Ph: (08) 8186 7200 for further information.