43109 – Other instructors



43109 – Other instructors
Other instructors teach courses, such as motor vehicle or motorcycle driving, sailing and navigation, sewing or other courses, which are outside of educational institutions. They are employed by driving schools, fabric retailers and other commercial establishments or they may be self-employed. This unit group also includes modelling and finishing school instructors, driver's licence examiners, who are employed by provincial governments and tutors who provide instruction in elementary or secondary school subjects.

Index of titles
Auto-driving instructor
Beauty culture school instructor
Child safety educator
Driver's licence examiner
Driving examiner
Driving instructor
Driving school instructor
First aid instructor
Gourmet cooking instructor - non-vocational
Modelling instructor
Motorcycle driving instructor
Sailing instructor
Self-improvement course instructor
Sewing instructor - non-vocational
Sewing teacher - non-vocational
Small-boat navigation instructor
Truck driving instructor
Tutor - elementary school subjects
Tutor - secondary school subjects


Main duties
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Driving instructors
Instruct individuals on proper motor vehicle driving skills and traffic regulations
Demonstrate and explain the handling and mechanical operation of motor vehicles
Supervise individuals during practice driving.
Driver's licence examiners
Conduct road test examinations
Evaluate the driving ability of applicants for driver's licences.
Sewing instructors
Give instruction to students in techniques and skills of sewing, tailoring and dressmaking.
Modelling instructors
Give instruction on modelling techniques for fashion shows and magazine advertising.


Employment requirements
Enrollment in or completion of post-secondary school in a related discipline may be required for tutors, secondary and elementary school subjects.
Expertise in the field of instruction must be demonstrated.
Driving instructors must obtain special licensing as a driving instructor in the province of employment.
Certification by the Canadian Yachting Association may be required for sailing and navigation instructors.


Additional information
College and other vocational instructors (41210)
Elementary school and kindergarten teachers (41221)
Secondary school teachers (41220)