Course Type / Attendance


Part Time

Subject Area


Road Passenger Transport

Start Date


06/02/2019

Location


Bede

Department


Adult

Qualification


NOCN

Course Level


1

Award to be received


Award and Certificate

Regulatory Body


NOCN

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Who is this course for?

This is a unique opportunity for anyone who wants to become a taxi driver; Sunderland College is working with Station Taxi and City Taxi to deliver relevant industry training and provide all criteria needed to work in the industry.

What do you need to apply for the course?

  • Full DVLA driving licence for 1 year
  • Be over the age of 21

What are the key things you'll learn?

Training will include:

Award in Introduction to Road Passenger Transport Industry Careers

  • Introduction to Road Passenger Transport Industry
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Health, safety and Welfare in Road Passenger Transport Industry
  • Skills for Employment

Certificate in Exploring a Career in the Road Passenger Transport Industry

  • Communication skills in the industry
  • Problem solving in the industry
  • Scheduling and planning road passenger transport routes

DBS Check

Medical (as required for licensing)

Knowledge Test

Passenger Assist Training (PATs)

Licence Application support

On successful completion all candidates will have the opportunity of a guaranteed interview.

How you will learn

Classroom, theory and practical.

Where could this course take you?

All learners will be guaranteed an employer interview for employment on completion of the course.

What costs will you incur?

*Support will be given with associated costs:

DBS Check

Medical (as required for licensing)

Knowledge Test

Passenger Assist Training (PATs)

Licence Application

*Eligibility Criteria