Passenger Assistant Training Scheme
Is designed for anyone who has care or supervision of passengers travelling by road – in cars, taxis, minicabs or large buses.
- Is relevant to volunteers as well as paid staff
- Covers legal, practical and safety issues – a comprehensive training package
- Aims to improve passenger safety by providing the skills and information For passenger assistants to understand and meet the needs of their passengers
Module A: The Role of the Passenger Assistant
This is the ‘foundation’ module because it is a starting point for further training. It covers the role and responsibilities of a passenger assistant, including legal,practical and safety issues
Module B1: Passenger Awareness and Assistance
This module is intended for passenger assistants whose duties involve assisting passengers with disabilities.
Module B2: Assisting Passengers who travel in their Wheelchairs
This module is intended for passenger assistants whose duties include assisting passengers who travel in their wheelchairs.
Module C1: Supervising Children and Young People with Special Needs
This includes supervising children and young people with learning difficulties, autism, physical disabilities, sensory restrictions and emotional or behavioural difficulties.
Module C2: Working with Adults Who Require Care and Supervision
This includes adult passengers with learning difficulties, dementia, physical disabilities, sensory restrictions and people in mental or emotional distress.
Become a Passenger Assistant Trainer – contact us for details