TAXI/PCO LICENCE COURSE

img
WHO IS IT FOR?

 

This qualification provides the basic knowledge needed to start a career as a Taxi/Private Hire Driver, that is, providing a personal road transport service and ensuring the customer is transported safely and smoothly between origin and destination.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

 

Minimum age 18.
Learners must be able to communicate in English (oral and written). Learners should as a minimum have English language skills equivalent to:
• a B1 level qualification on the Home Office’s list of recognised English tests and qualifications
• an ESOL qualification at (Level 1) on the Ofqual register taken in England, Wales or Northern Ireland
• an ESOL qualification at Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework level 5 awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and taken in Scotland
• Functional Skills Level 1 in English
• SQA Core Skills in Communication at Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework Level 5
• Essential Skills Wales Communication Level 1

 
UNITS:

 

To achieve the Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver, learners must achieve 15 credits from the 9 mandatory units.

• Unit 201 Health and safety in the taxi and private hire work environment

• Unit 202 Road safety when driving passengers in a taxi or private hire vehicle 

• Unit 203 Professional customer service in the taxi and private hire industry 

• Unit 204 Taxi and private hire vehicle maintenance and safety inspections

• Unit 205 The regulatory framework of the taxi and private hire industry

• Unit 206 Taxi and private hire services for passengers who require assistance

• Unit 207 Routes and fares in the taxi and private hire vehicle industries

• Unit 208 Transporting of parcels, luggage and other items in the taxi and private hire industries 

• Unit 209 Transporting of children and young persons by taxi or private hire vehicle

 
ASSESSMENT:

 

Assessment is by online multiple choice examination per module.

COURSE DURATION: 3 days

START DATES: Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday

TUITION FEES: £450

Subscribe Newsletter

To get more updates subscribe our newsletter