Information for taxi drivers and operators
- Get a taxi camera fitted
- Arrange to get a qualification (You are here)
- See the taxi and private hire licensing policy
Arrange to get a qualification
To be suitable for a license, you will need to gain a BTEC qualification (or equivalent) - more detail is given in section 5.8 of our Taxi and Private Hire policy.
To meet our requirements, a qualification must be awarded by a reputable training provider. We have assessed the training providers listed below, and will accept qualifications issued by them.
The training providers that have been assessed by the Council are:
Tel: 08000 890909
Email Rotherham College
The Sheffield College
Tel: 0114 2602448
Visit the Sheffield College website
Tel: 01623 499200
Visit the Skills UK website
Prices and payment terms vary, depending on the system purchased. Applicants should make enquiries with several suppliers before enrolling on a course.
You may choose to obtain a qualification from an alternative provider if you wish. Please check with the Council beforehand to ensure we accept qualifications issued by your chosen provider.