Online English language courses – the pros and cons

With the recent TfL requirement for London taxi drivers to prove their ability to speak English, the topic of language proficiency for taxi drivers has become a topic that affects firms across the UK. Regardless of where you’re based, you … Continue Reading

TfL’s new regulations come into force from October 1st 2016 – Autocab customers are fully compliant, are you?

TfL’s new regulations for private hire operators stipulate what information is to be sent to customers prior to their booking and require additional information from drivers when applying for, or renewing, their licence.     The customer’s journey – what’s … Continue Reading

English Test

TfL’s plans for an English written exam

TfL is proposing that from 1st October 2016, anybody from a non-English speaking country wishing to acquire a private hire driver’s licence (or renew a licence) in London will be required to pass a written English exam. Unnecessary requirements Many … Continue Reading