Interpret tramway traffic signs


Observe traffic signs, understand their meaning, and act accordingly in the tramway infrastructure.

Alternative labels

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operate trams according to traffic signs

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Interpret tramway traffic signs is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Tram driver: Tram drivers operate trams, take fares, and look after passengers.

Optional skill

Interpret tramway traffic signs is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Occupational railway instructor: Occupational railway instructors teach future occupational drivers of railway transportation, such as train, tram, metro and trolley drivers how to operate their railway vehicle according to regulations. They teach their students theory and techniques on how to optimally drive and maintain their specific railway vehicle, observe and evaluate the students’ practice. They also focus on non-driving related subjects such as customer service (in case of person transportation) and safety measure regulations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022