You can work as a Tram Driver without formal qualifications, however, they may be useful. Training is available through VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Membership with the Australasian Railway Association may be useful.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- driver's licence
- national police check
- working with vulnerable people and children check
- first aid certificate
- Psychometric or aptitude tests
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Transport and Logistics Training Package VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources