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MiDAS Training

MiDAS is the Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme which is administered by the Community Transport Association. The scheme provides a nationally recognised standard for the training and assessment of minibus drivers; it has been designed to enhance minibus driving standards and promote the safer operation of minibuses.

We offer the following courses:

  • Induction Training for Drivers of Standard minibuses
  • Induction Training for Drivers of Accessible minibuses
  • Refresher Training for Standard Drivers
  • Refresher Training for Drivers of Accessible minibuses

Course details:

You will need to be over 21, have held a full driving licence for 2 years and will need to complete a DVLA on-line check at least 21 days before attending the course.

Each course is over two days and includes theory sessions on minibus driving and the law; practical vehicle checks; a multiple choice test; a practical assessment; and an on-road driving assessment.

The full course must be completed in order to obtain a MiDAS certificate.

The cost for the training is:

£125.00 per person (Induction Training / Refresher Training)

Group discounts may be available on request

Course Dates:

Our aim is to deliver a course each term, but we can also deliver bespoke courses, at short notice, if available.

Courses are running of these dates:

  • Thursday 14th & Friday 15th September 2023
  • Thursday 25th January & Friday 26th January 2024


North Beckton Primary School, Harrier Way, London, E6 5XG

Please note that we can come to you to deliver training

For more information, please email or call Paul Belcher on 07903175001