We help a wide range of people who need a refresher driving course, including:
Whatever the reason for your refresher driving course, we can help you. All our courses are bespoke to the needs of you the driver and training can be in your manual or automatic car.
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All professional drivers who drive for hire or reward must complete 35hrs of compulsory driver CPC training every five years. The deadline for PCV drivers is September 9th 2018, and for LGV/HGV drivers is September 9th 2019. There are very few exemptions so now is the time to start your CPC training. Book Your CPC Training Course with A1 Road Skills Training Services
Advantages of learning how to drive a manual car Some of the advantages of driving a manual vehicle are:
Learning to drive an automatic car is a popular choice
A1 Road Skills have been presenting road safety education programmes to schools, colleges, and organisation for many years. This includes Uk and overseas.
Examples of Subjects
Save Money on Fuel and
A1 Road Skills are the ONLY qualified training body inn Wales who are authorised by the government’s DfT supported Energy Saving Trust to deliver their tried and tested Eco-Driving course.
The course is proven to be a money saver in terms of reducing fuel costs by up to 15 % with similar -or even larger – saving on all other running costs, including maintenance and repair costs and with an overall gain in ‘end of life’ heir valuation or re-sale values.
What we can offer
Our training courses normally use your cars or light vans (up to 3500kg) because that’s the vehicle your driver will normally use so they are familiar with that vehicle
Our training course lasts between 50-60 minutes and is entirely vehicle based so there is no need to take your employee away from their busy schedule for longer than necessary – and there are not test or hidden assessments.
This is All about saving you money!
If that hasn’t caught your attention yet, what is we were to tell you that in the majority of cases, we can even offer you training.
COMPLETELY FREE OF CHARGE
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The aim of our Taxi Driver Training is to
Ensure you have the knowledge, understanding and skills required to operate as a Taxi Driver and of course to help you get through the Taxi driving test
To train taxi drivers to the UK recognised standard to enable them to carry out their role safely, professionally and in compliance with local, national and disability legislation.
Assessment and development sessions can be arranged in 2 or 3 hour chunks. In addition, I offer ongoing taxi driver advice and guidance, via email or phone, should you require it. Prices for Taxi Driver Training are from £45 / hour depending on location
As an experienced driver you will already have many, if not all, of the skills and abilities required to pass. However, A1 Road Skills may be able to highlight areas for improvement and help you eliminate any ‘bad habits’ that may have crept in!
With over 100 Local Authorities signed up to the Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency directive, all prospective taxi or private hire drivers who require a Local Authority Passenger Carriage licence will have to take a Taxi Driving Test at a DVSA test centre.
All applicants to the industry must be over 21, and must first apply to the local Taxi Licensing Office and undergo certain checks:
The Taxi Driving Test is similar to the practical driving test taken by learner drivers, except that there will be a higher standard required with a maximum of only 9 driving faults acceptable for a pass.
UK Familiarisation Driving Course
UK familiarisation driver training addresses the risks associated with driving on business in the UK. It specifically addresses the differences in driving techniques and rules in the UK.
The benefits of UK familiarisation training:
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