Training for Volunteer Drivers

Certificate 1 in Active Volunteering (Volunteer Drivers)

The Certificate 1 in Active Volunteering (Volunteer Drivers) is a nationally recognised online training course which has been adapted for the needs of people who drive as part of their volunteering role.

The course will refresh driving skills and knowledge; manual handling procedures; Occupational Health and Safety; communication skills; and the rights and responsibilities of volunteers. 

The course has been developed by the North East Transport Connections Project and the Australian Institute of Flexible Learning (AIFL) as the Registered Training Organisation

Non-Accredited Training for Volunteers and Community Drivers

Modules based on the Certificate 1 in Active Volunteering (Volunteer Drivers) are available for organisations to deliver to volunteers in group settings. The modules are attendance based training; they include a short multiple choice assessment and a Certificate of Attendance. The individual modules can be purchase for a set number of delivery days.  You can choose how often you deliver the training during those days and the size of the groups.

There are 5 modules available to be purchased for delivery:

Being a Volunteer

Being a Volunteer (Community Driver)

What is Community Transport

Transporting People Safely

Driver Skills and Knowledge

Contact us for more information, view our Training Brochure or call the Network Coordinator on 1300 704 530.