Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire - Level 2

Course Code: WS1FE0007

19+

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
20/04/2021Bispham Campus2 WeeksApply
11/05/2021Bispham Campus2 WeeksApply
22/06/2021Bispham Campus2 WeeksApply
13/07/2021Bispham Campus2 WeeksApply

Course Overview

This Certificate provides learners with the knowledge and skills to support their professional development as a taxi or private hire driver — helping them to meet and adapt to the challenges they face on a daily basis.

The Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire develops essential knowledge in:

  • health and safety in the taxi work environment
  • vehicle maintenance and safety inspections
  • routes and fares
  • safely transporting passengers, luggage and parcels
  • providing a professional customer service, and
  • an understanding of relevant licensing regulations that relate to the operation of taxi and private hire operations

Learners will also develop the skills necessary to support passengers who require mobility assistance or use of a wheelchair.

    Entry Requirements

    Students must be over 18 and have held a driving licence for one year.

    No prior qualifications or knowledge are required to undertake this qualification.

    Qualification Obtained

    Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver

    Career Options and Progression

    Assessment Methods

    Industry Placement and Field Trips

    Expert Tutors

    All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

    Tuition Fees

    Regulation and Accreditation

    Terms and Conditions