People credited with this unit standard/s are able to describe: the responsibilities in relation to the driver of a passenger service vehicle carrying passengers with special needs; legal requirements relevant to drivers of all passenger service vehicles; legal requirements specific to drivers of small passenger service vehicles; and describe the carrying of operator identification and the display of driver identification cards specific to those driving a vehicle operating a dial-a-driver service.
Theory lessons covering the following topics:
- Responsibilities in relation to the driver of a passenger service vehicle carrying passengers with special needs.
- Legal requirements relevant to drivers of all passenger service vehicles.
- Legal requirements specific to drivers of small passenger service vehicles.
- Operator identification.
NZQA Unit Standards
17579 Demonstrate knowledge of driver licensing requirements for endorsement.
24089 Demonstrate knowledge of fatigue management, work time, and driver logbook requirements
Attendance Numbers Minimum of 6, maximum of 10 per trainer
Course Duration P Endorsement only - 1 day
P Endorsement and Logbook - 2 days
Trainees must have held a full Class 1 licence for a minimum of 2 years.
To obtain a P Endorsement you are required to complete an enrolment form which can be found at a local AA licensing establishment. There are a number of compliances an individual must meet prior to receiving the P endorsement. Check the form over, making sure of your eligibility to obtain a P Endorsement prior to participating in a P Endorsement course.