Courses for Private Hire & Taxi Drivers in London

Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver (QCF)

Any one looking to work in the taxi and private hire industry ,this course is good foundation for new drivers  to understand the industry .

This knowledge is really important for public safety ,this course enable learners to understand the health and safety in private hire,road safety,professional customer services,maintenance and safety ,regulatory framework taxi and private hire services for passenger who required assistance.

Routes and fairs which enable learners to understand  routes,maps and fairs ,if any one completed this unit they are exempt from topography test according to current guideline.

The learners  who complete this course are also except from B1 English test this course satisfy the requirement for TFL English and topography.

The modules details are as follow

This qualification is widely accepted for out of London councils as well.

transporting parcel,luggage and other items,transporting children and young people

Unit 1: Health and safety in the taxi and private hire work environment
Unit 2: Road safety when driving passengers in a taxi or private hire
vehicle
Unit 3: Professional customer service in the taxi and private hire
industry
Unit 4: Taxi and private hire vehicle maintenance and safety
inspections
Unit 5: The regulatory framework of the taxi and private hire industry
Unit 6: Taxi and private hire services for passengers who require
assistance
Unit 7: Routes and fares in the taxi and private hire vehicle industries
Unit 8: Transporting of parcels, luggage and other items in the taxi and
private hire industries
Unit 9: Transporting of children and young persons by taxi or private
hire vehicle
Further information and useful publication.

Transport for London (TfL) has announced that by the end of April 2019 all renewals must meet the equivalent of a B1 English language requirement. New applicant from 1st of April 2017 already have to provide evidence of B1 English language qualification at the time of application to become a Private Hire Driver in London regardless of if they where born in the UK or have UK Citizenship.

We Provide training for ESOL Skills for Life, Functional Skills qualifications in English (Entry Level 3, Level 1, Level 2) and Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver (QCF).

While all of the course above acceptable from TfL to satisfy the English Language Requirement most of our students for Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional drivers.

We Provide following courses to meet these requirements.

  1. Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Drivers or Topographical Test
  2. ESOL Skills for Life
  3. Functional Skills qualifications in English (Entry Level 3, Level 1, Level 2)