Please also note that the on-road component of this course is
delivered on our behalf by Fifth Gear Motoring, under our supervision.
Frequently Asked Questions
I have a Certificate IV in Transport and Logistics (TLI41210)
can I facilitate Module 1?
No, the TfNSW requirements are that you have completed Certificate
IV in Training and Assessment or an Australian degree or diploma in
education, or its equivalent certified by an Australian institution if
awarded overseas, with teaching experience/employment.
You may be able to demonstrate Recognised Prior Learning and
complete the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110)
quicker. You should discuss this with the Institution of your
choice when investigating
I have completed the Facilitator/Coach Training and lost my
We can email you a copy free of charge or post a printed copy for a
$10 charge. Please send your details via the Contact Us General Enquires page or
. Please allow 2 days to process the request.
What defines 12 months' experience?
Facilitators- RMS requires demonstrated
minimum twelve-month experience in facilitation or tertiary teaching
experience/ employment. This would be defined as any previous
employment where you have regularly over at least 12-month period
facilitated a group learner outcome.
Coach - RMS requires demonstrated minimum
twelve-month experience as a licensed driving instructor or be a
current Safer Drivers Course coach. You must have had an
instructors licence for minimum of 12 months and been employed or
working as an instructor for a minimum of 12 months.
I don't currently have enough experience; can I complete the
Training before I have the 12 months' experience?
No, you must have 12 months' experience before enrolling in the
Facilitator or Coach Training.
If I have 12 months' experience as a Driving Instructor can
that count towards experience for Facilitator Training?
No as described above you must have 12 months' experience in
How do I make a suggestion about the Safer Drivers Course
If you or one of your trainers wish to make suggestions to the
curriculum, you must prepare an update proposal and send it to the
Safer Drivers Course Administrator. This must include a description of
the changes you recommend and the reasoning behind them. Please email
the proposal to email@example.com
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