Certificate in Road Passenger Vehicle Driving - Lokman Training

Course description
Course nameCertificate in Road Passenger Vehicle Driving
Training providerLokman Training

Level 2

Course duration

16 weeks

Who the course is for

(eligibility and personal characteristics)

This course is for anyone aged 19 or over who already holds a hackney carriage or private hire driver local authority licence.

This course is ideal for hackney carriage or private hire drivers wishing to update their knowledge and skills.

What you will study

(key modules or content)

The key elements of this course are:

  • health and safety and driving safety
  • customer service
  • vehicle maintenance
  • regulatory framework
  • providing assistance, including wheelchair assistance
  • transporting luggage and other items
  • transporting children safely
  • processing fares
  • route planning
Entry requirementsYou must already hold a hackney carriage or private hire driver local authority licence.

Requirements of the course

(personal protective equipment, tools, materials)

You must have a taxi or private hire vehicle to carry out observations.

A wheelchair accessible vehicle, wheelchairs and safety equipment will be provided to carry out a practical wheelchair element of the course.

Progression and careers

You can progress further in the sector by applying for an Operators licence.

You could also take the the Safeguarding & Prevent and Child Sexual Exploitation courses to ensure awareness of these topics, so benefitting the local community by being the eyes and ears of the local area.

For more information please contact:
NameDerek McNichol
Telephone 0191 587 8156