Looking for Taxi Driver Training in Yorkshire & Lincolnshire?
Arrow Driving Academy offer a range of services across the region.
Learn all there is to know about Private Hire & Hackney Taxi. We are fully qualified, highly trained instructors with assessment knowledge.
As an experienced driver you’ll already have the skills and abilities required to pass this test. However, every experienced driver can pick up bad habits which would count against them on the test. With only 9 driver faults (“Minor faults”) allowed you cannot afford to let these affect your chances of success.
We will train you to a high standard, one that would enable you to meet the needs of the practical test to ensure you have the information required to operate as a Taxi Driver.
If you haven’t already done so the first step is to contact your local Licensing authority. They will provide you with information regarding their requirements for getting a licence.
What's involved in the Taxi Driving assessment?
While all authorities requirements vary there are 4 main requirements.
- Medical Check inc. Eyesight
- CRB Check – Enhanced
- Current driving licence
- Fee for Issue of Licence
As part of their legal responsibility issuing authorities will normally require applicants to take either a DSA or DIA Taxi Test. The failure rate for Taxi Tests is VERY high when taken without Accredited tuition. Bad habits, Changes in procedure and Poor observational skills result in many unsuccessful attempts. Even those who take some form of advice (even from a local ADI – Driving Instructor) fail because they do not understand the “TAXI” requirements. So all Instruction should be taken from a DATT (or similar) Accredited trainer.
Taxi Driver Training is currently £28 Per Hour. (Minimum of 3 Hours)
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