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Taxi and Private Hire, Bus and Coach


There are courses available for everyone in the

Road Passenger Transport Sector

whether it be Taxi, Private Hire, Chauffeur, Community Transport, Bus or Coach.

Let us help you to win more contracts, by helping you improve your skills. 

Transportation of passengers with disabilities is an integral part of our training programmes.

BTEC Qualifications

BTEC qualifications are short programmes of study that will allow you to focus on a particular chosen area. These programmes are designed to provide:

  • A framework of education and training for those employed in the Passenger Transport Sector with a responsibility to deliver a bus or coach service for passengers
  • Opportunities for personnel in the Road Passenger Transport industry to achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification that is vocationally specific
  • The knowledge, understanding and skills which you need to provide an effective Road Passenger Transport Service
  • Opportunities for you to develop a range of techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life.

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

BTEC Level 2
Certificate Transporting Passengers by Bus and Coach

Btec Certification

1. Qualification credit value: 15 credits.
2. All credits to be achieved at the level of the qualification.
3. All credits must be achieved from the units listed in the specification.

Level 2 Passenger Carrying Vehicle Driving (Bus and Coach) QCF

Level 2 in Road Passenger Vehicle Driving (Taxi and Private Hire) QCF


Skills for Life

Adult Basic Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT


Where it is an option for the qualification you can claim a certificate for each unit of your course that is fully completed. You will receive a certificate for the full award on completion of the entire qualification.

Next Steps

Progression pathways for the road passenger transport sector