UNIT GROUP 7312 BUS AND TRAM DRIVERS
BUS AND TRAM DRIVERS drive buses or trams to transport passengers over established or special routes or urban tramway systems.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.
- 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