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Bus Driver Training Academy

In anticipation of the massive planned expansion in public transport and Wexford Bus’ own growth plans, Wexford Bus has established a Bus Driver Training Academy for those interested in becoming a bus driver with Wexford Bus or elsewhere.

We are looking for a number of exceptional people to join our trainee bus driver programme . You will receive first class training from our qualified instructors based here in Wexford to achieve your category D driving licence (category for driving bus) with possible employment with Wexford Bus and further development once you have your licence.

Have you got what it takes?

  • We are looking for candidates that would like a career in our industry, particularly driving buses and coaches. No bus/coach driving experience is necessary.
  • The most important quality you will need as a Trainee Bus Driver is to be friendly and helpful. You will need to have good communication skills and to enjoy working with people.
  • To join the trainee programme and go on to apply for your Category D License you must
    • be over 21 years and normally reside in Ireland
    • be medically fit to drive
    • hold a full, valid category B (car or light van) driving licence
    • have sat and passed the Category D (bus) Driver Multiple Choice Theory Test, the Category D Case study test and then applied for Category D Learner Permit.

For more details and on the Bus Driving Academy and details on how to apply see our careers page