1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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BUS AND TRAM DRIVERS drive buses or trams to transport passengers over established or special routes or urban tramway systems.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.

Tasks Include:

  • stopping at set locations to pick up or set down passengers
  • opening and closing doors before and after passengers board or alight
  • controlling lighting, heating and ventilation on buses or trams
  • collecting fares and giving change and tickets, or ensuring collection of fares by bus or tram conductors
  • advising passengers on destinations
  • maintaining conduct of passengers on school buses or trams
  • may use public address systems and provide information or tour commentaries to passengers


This section contains the following subsection :
              7312-11 Bus Driver
              7312-13 Tram Driver

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