Online short courses

Online short courses have been developed to help support service providers and other members of the point to point industry understand their legal responsibilities and safety obligations.

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Courses

Security camera system specifications

This course introduces the requirements that a security camera system needs to meet in order to be compliant with point to point transport law.

It introduces:

  • the requirements in terms of technical specifications of the camera itself
  • the requirements concerning the installation and placement of the camera
  • the security requirements around the management of the recordings
  • the process documentation to ensure the camera system remains compliant

This course is an introduction only - the full details of the security camera system requirements can be found on the Security camera system specifications check list

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An introduction to Booking Service Providers

This course is designed for individuals and organisations who are interested in becoming either a booking Service Provider or a Taxi Service Provider. It explains the responsibilities, requirements and obligations of becoming an authorised service provider.

The course has 7 lessons which cover:

  • An introduction to the Point to Point Transport Commission
  • Booking Service Provider responsibilities and standards
  • Driver Management on the DVD
  • Notifiable Occurrences
  • Safety Management
  • Risk Management
  • Audits.

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An introduction to Taxi Service Providers

This course is designed for individuals and organisations who are interested in becoming either a booking Service Provider or a Taxi Service Provider. It explains the responsibilities, requirements and obligations of becoming an authorised service provider.

The course has 7 lessons which cover:

  • An introduction to the Point to Point Transport Commission
  • Taxi Service Provider responsibilities and standards
  • Driver Management on the DVD
  • Notifiable Occurrences
  • Safety Management
  • Risk Management
  • Audits.

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Driver Management

This course is for authorised service providers to explain driver management. The course has 4 lessons which cover:

  • Driver onboarding
  • Driver eligibility
  • Disqualifying offences
  • Ongoing driver management

Passenger Service Levy

This course has one lesson and explains the Passenger Service Levy.

Affiliated Providers

If you provide a taxi service but you're not the authorised Taxi Service Provider (TSP), then you're probably an affiliated provider. This course explains the role and responsibilities of affiliated providers.

Courses currently under development

The Driver Vehicle Dashboard (DVD)

This course will explain what the DVD is, who needs to use it, and the benefits of using it.

How to access online courses

From a mobile device

  1. Install the app from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store
  2. Open the app and swipe through the introduction screens then tap 'OK' to enable notifications.
    Tap 'Create an EdApp account'
  3. Enter  your email address and the code 'pointtopoint'
    Tap 'Next'
  4. Enter your email address and create a password
    Tap on 'Register my account'

You're ready to go!

From a laptop or desktop

  1. Visit the Ed App website
  2. Hover your mouse over “LOG IN” at the top right and select “LEARN – Access your lessons”
  3. Click on “Create an Ed App account”
  4. Enter your email address and the code “pointtopoint”
  5. Enter your email address again and select “Register my account”

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