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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)

£99.00 per person (Refresher Training)

Group discounts 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:

  • Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th May 2023
  • Thursday 13th and Friday 14th July 2023
  • September 2023

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