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Transport & Logistics

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

Course Overview

The  Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver is designed to develop, support and enhance the knowledge of prospective or existing drivers who wish to begin or develop a career in transporting passengers.

Taxi Regulations

New taxi regulations, aimed at raising the standards of the taxi trade operating within some Local Licensing Authorities, now mean that it is a mandatory requirement for all new and existing taxi and private hire drivers to complete a  Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver to be eligible to apply or renew a taxi licence. In some council area, you will not be able to apply for a taxi badge without this qualification. More and more local councils are implementing this year on year. Get ahead of the game and enrol today!

How will I be Assessed?

Each unit of the qualification has an on-line test which is governed by the awarding body. There are nine units and the tests are scheduled in agreement with the learners and the tutor. Learners are provided with all the necessary support to suit individual requirements.

What you will learn

The taxi driving route-way includes:

  • A recognised Level 2 Certificate in the introduction into the role of the professional taxi and private hire driver

  • Home Study booklet to complete

  • Revision material

  • Covers 9 units of with 9 online exams

  • Immediate exam results

  • Practical wheelchair assessment

Throughout this course, you will broaden your skill set and develop yourself within the taxi industry:

  • Verbal & non verbal communication

  • Dealing with difficult customers

  • Dealing with queries and requests

  • Route planning

  • Dealing with children

  • Transporting luggage

  • Dealing with disabled customers

  • Wheel chair training

Exam fees are included in the course cost.

Career Opportunities

On completion you will automatically be registered by EDEXCEL on to the National Register of Taxi and Private Hire Drivers. You will receive a letter of approval and be able to apply to be a taxi licence badge holder with your local council.

Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver - Start Today for only £350

 

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