Midas training courses are carried out at your workplace
We provide courses at your workplace and location nationwide in your minibus. All our trainers are highly qualified professional DVSA fleet registered ADIs with Midas Minibus driver assessor qualifications.
Midas, the Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme (MiDAS) is the award winning nationally recognised, familiarisation, assessment and training course and qualification for all minibus drivers. Midas courses are suitable for all minibus users from the single minibus organisation to local authorities who operate large numbers of minibuses.
Midas has become the industry standard training course for Minibus drivers in the voulantary sector. It is considered as an essential training course for minibus drivers, and fulfils organisations heath and safety duty of care obligations and Ofsted staff training requirements. Midas is administered by the CTA.
Drivers who successfully complete the MiDAS assessment and training course will receive a nationally recognised Midas certificate valid for four years. We also provide Midas refresher training courses to enable drivers to retain their Midas certification.
MiDAS training courses are highly recommended for all minibus drivers as Midas offers:
How MiDAS training courses work
After completing the registration process at which licences are checked and a basic eyesight test is completed, the Midas course involves:
For free advice or Midas Minibus training courses dates, please phone Robert on 07977 911242
Midas Minibus Training is located in the North West. Midas training courses are available nationwide. Midas Driver Trainer Assessor, Midas Passenger Assistant, Midas 5 steps to safety Fire and Evacuation courses. Energy Saving Trust Ecodriving Training.
MiDAS Passenger Assistants Training Scheme
Following the MiDAS modular format, PATS training is available throughout the UK. Unlike MiDAS, PATS members make a commitment to assess the training needs of staff performing the role of passenger assistant on a vehicle. These people may be paid staff, or volunteers and they may be performing the dual role of driver/carer.
PATS has five modules, an induction module undertaken by all, then modules looking at assisting passengers with disabilities (but not wheelchair users), assisting wheelchair users, assisting children and young people and assisting older people.
to understand the role of the passenger assistant.
The other modules you complete will depend on the needs of the people you work with.
who don’t use a wheelchair.
Midas training courses, areas covered;-
Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire,
Cornwall, Devon, Bude, Exeter, Exmouth, Falmouth, Helston, Newquay, Salcombe, St Ives, Torquay, Truro, Plymouth, Lizard, Penzance,
Canterbury, Chichester, Cambridge
Ambleside, Appleby, Barrow in Furness, Brampton, Carlisle, Carnforth,
Coniston, Lake District, Kendal, Keswick, Penrith, Ullswater,
Workington, Whitehaven, Windemere
Cheshire Alderley Edge, Chester, Crewe, Knutsford, Macclesfield, Nantwich, Stockport, Ulverston, Warrington, Wilmslow, The Wirral
Derbyshire, Buxton, Dorset, Dorchester, Weymouth, Swanage,
Gloucestershire, Gloucester, Hereford, Hertfordshire,
Isle of Man, Kent
Accrington, Altrincham, Barrow in Furness, Blackburn, Blackpool,
Birkenhead, Bolton, Burnley, Bury, Chorley, Colne, Darwen, Fleetwood,
Garstang, Lancaster, Leigh, Lytham, Nelson, Oldham, Preston, Rochdale,
Southport, Skelmersdale, Wigan, Lancaster, Manchester, Morecambe,
Lincolnshire, Boston, Granthan, Lincoln, Leicester, Newark, Peterborough,
London, Essex, St Albans,
Manchester, Ashton under Lyne, Cheadle, Didsbury, Eccles, Hulme, Prestwich, Salford, Stretford, Stockport, Tameside,
Aintree, Birkenhead, Bootle, Crosby, Ellesmere Port, Formby, Liverpool,
Maghull, Netherton, Prescot, Runcorn, St Helens, Widnes, Wirral
Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Nottingham
North West, Accrington,
Altrincham, Barrow in Furness, Blackburn, Blackpool, Birkenhead,
Bolton, Burnley, Bury, Chorley, Colne, Darwen, Fleetwood, Garstang,
Lancaster, Liverpool, Leigh, Lytham, Nelson, Oldham, Preston, Ramsbottom, Rawtenstall, Rochdale,
Southport, Skelmersdale, Wigan, Lancaster, Morecambe
Northern England, Darlington, Durham, Gateshead, Harrogate, Hull, Penrith, Sunderland, Teesside, Tyneside, Newcastle, Northumberland
Norfolk, Burnham Market, East Anglia, Norwich, Gt Yarmouth, Ipswich, Kings Lynn, Thetford
Oxfordshire, Banbury, Oxford,
Salisbury, Suffolk, Somerset, Bridgewater, Frome, Taunton, Yeovil. Surrey, Sussex, Eastbourne,
Scotland, Aberdeen, Borders, Cairngorms, Dundee Dumdfies & Galloway, Edinburgh, Fife, Galloway, Glasgow, Inverness, Kelso, Melrose, Moffat, Stranraer, Stirling,
Shropshire, Staffordshire, Lichfield, Shrewsbury,Stoke on Trent
Wales, Aberystwyth, Abersoch, Anglesey, Bangor, Brecon, Cardiff, , Deeside, Gower, Neath, Newport, Oswestry, Snowdonia, Swansea, Wrexham,
West Country, Avon, Bath, Bristol, Swindon,
West Midlands, Birmingham, Cannock, Coventry, Wolverhampton, Midlands, Solihull, Staffordshire, Stoke,
Warwickshire, Winchester, Wiltshire, Worcester, Cotswolds
West Yorkshire , South Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Barnsley, Bradford, Dales, Doncaster, Halifax, Harrogate, Huddersfield, Hull, Keighley, Leeds, Ripon, Sheffield, Skipton, Wakefield, York,
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