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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
July 5 Weeks E Part-Time - Day Bede Campus Skills for Employment

What’s it all about?

This is a unique opportunity for anyone who wants to become a taxi driver; Sunderland College is working with Station Taxi and City Taxi to deliver relevant industry training and provide all criteria needed to work in the industry.

Full DVLA driving licence for 1 year
Be over the age of 21

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

Training will include:

Award in Introduction to Road Passenger Transport Industry Careers

Introduction to Road Passenger Transport Industry
Customer Service Skills
Health, safety and Welfare in Road Passenger Transport Industry
Skills for Employm

What’s next?

All learners will be guaranteed an employer interview for employment on completion of the course.

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Careers

Managers and Directors in Transport and Distribution

Managers and directors in transport and distribution plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the safe, efficient and economic movement of passengers and freight by road, rail, sea and air transport.

Medium Salary

£ 40671

2950 people employed as Managers and Directors in Transport and Distribution in the current year.

Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers

Aircraft flight deck officers check, regulate, adjust and test engines and other equipment prior to take-off, navigate and pilot aircraft and give flying lessons.

Medium Salary

£ 76342

621 people employed as Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers in the current year.

Transport and Distribution Clerks and Assistants

Workers in this unit group perform various clerical functions relating to the transport and distribution of goods and freight.

Medium Salary

£ 28638

2076 people employed as Transport and Distribution Clerks and Assistants in the current year.

93.1%of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

Why choose Sunderland College?

Consistently high achievement rates

Rated Good by Ofsted

*Ofsted June 2016

Excellent student support

Recognised regionally and nationally for our high-quality approach to careers education