Other Instructors

Job description

These individuals give courses in driving, sewing, modelling, sailing, or navigation. This group includes driver’s licence examiners and tutors who teach subjects covered in elementary and secondary schools.


  • Controlled ambient temperature
  • Climatic conditions

Main tasks

Driving Instructors

  • Teach the rules of driving a motor vehicle or motorcycle and the rules of the road.
  • Show and explain how vehicles handle and operate mechanically.
  • Supervise the person during road trips.

Driver’s Licence Examiners

  • Conduct practical driving tests.
  • Assess people’s aptitude for obtaining their driver's licence.

Sewing Teachers

  • Instruct students on the techniques and methods of sewing and making clothes and dresses.

Modelling School Instructors

  • Give instructions on the maintenance, personal development, and application of beauty products.
  • Teach the presentation of fashion shows and commercials.

Sailing Instructor and Coach

  • Teach sailing techniques to beginner, intermediate, or advanced students.

Elementary or Secondary School Tutor

  • Provide tailored assistance to students for remediation, review, and development.
  • Help students who are struggling academically by providing positive coaching.
  • Make sure the students’ homework is done properly.
  • Help students prepare for their exams.

Hourly wage

The hourly wage is calculated by averaging wages from 2020 to 2022.

Job prospects for 2023-2027


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Job prospects

All of Québec

Non available

All of Québec

Non available

Total jobs for 2022

All of Québec


All of Québec


Gender distribution

All of Québec

Not available.
55.8% Female
44.2% Male

Not available.
  • 55.8% Female
  • 44.2% Male

Job types

All of Québec

Not available.
Full time
Part time

Not available.
  • Full time
  • Part time

Yearly wage on 2020

All of Québec


All of Québec

Other characteristics

All of Québec

  • None

All of Québec

  • None

Sectors of activity

All of Québec

Not available.
  1. NAICS 61
    86% of jobs
  2. NAICS 91
    3% of jobs
  3. NAICS 81
    2% of jobs
  4. NAICS 624
    1% of jobs
  5. NAICS 71
    1% of jobs
  6. Others
    7% of jobs

All of Québec

Not available.
  1. NAICS 61
    86% of jobs
  2. NAICS 91
    3% of jobs
  3. NAICS 81
    2% of jobs
  4. NAICS 624
    1% of jobs
  5. NAICS 71
    1% of jobs
  6. Others
    7% of jobs

Training and requirements


No specific training

Also required

  • Demonstration of competence in the subject matter being taught.

Driving Instructors

  • Special permit obtained from the Association québécoise des transports (AQTr [Quebec Transportation Association]).

Sailing Instructors

  • Maritime craft card.

Sometimes required

  • Canadian Yachting Association certification may be required for sailing and navigation instructors.

Main skills and characteristics


  • Teaching
  • Data collection
  • Active listening
  • Learning strategies
  • Reading comprehension
  • Oral expression
  • Active learning
  • Critical thought
  • Social perception
  • Result evaluation
  • Written expression
  • Service oriented
  • Time management
  • Judgment and decision-making
  • Solving complex problems
  • Information processing
  • Coordination
  • Negotiation
  • Persuasion


  • Verbal skills
  • Speech clarity
  • Oral comprehension
  • Written comprehension
  • Written expression
  • Speech recognition
  • Awareness of issues
  • Near vision
  • Selective attention
  • Idea generation
  • Information organization
  • Deductive reasoning
  • Inductive reasoning
  • Originality
  • Distance vision
  • Night vision
  • Peripheral vision

Knowledge and attributes

  • Capacity to establish and maintain interpersonal relations
  • Critical thinking
  • Autonomy
  • Commitment
  • Creativity
  • Capacity for synthesis
  • Sense of observation
  • Pedagogical knowledge
  • Capacity to facilitate a group
  • Patience


  • Teach or educate

Personality profiles (RIASEC)

People with this profile prefer to be in contact with others, in particular to entertain, help or teach them.
People with this profile prefer relying on theoretical knowledge before acting. They like observation, analysis and problem solving.
People with this profile prefer having responsibilities, influencing others and responding to challenges.

Official name of the NOC 43109

Other instructors

Job titles

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

Skill type

Education, law and social, community and government services

Last update: February 14, 2024


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