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Welcome to the Edinburgh Taxi Academy Website...

If you want to work full time, part time, or just some casual work to supplement your income, it is worth working toward your taxi licence, and my aim is to ensure that your journey to become a cabbie is less fraught and more enjoyable.  If you have not already noticed by now, Edinburgh is now a major world player when it comes to tourism and hosting major international events. Each year sees a jump in the number of visitors to our beautiful capital city and this is great news for the taxi trade. 

The Edinburgh Taxi Academy will lead you through all the pitfalls and legal issues with regards what is required to gain your licence and become a Black Cab taxi driver in Edinburgh. We will not only teach you all the required streets, routes, hotels, etc, but also encourage you to become a better and more thoughtful driver. We provide all the information,help and guidance to get you through the exam set by Edinburgh Council. There are 3 experienced taxi drivers with a wealth of Knowledge in class to help and coach you along. Its a marathon not a sprint and we will be along side every step of the way. There is no substitute for this. 

 Flash Card App is up and running on Apple iOS devices. 

You can come in and find out more about becoming a Cabbie most Monday nights at : 

Leith Academy High School, 10 Academy Park, Edinburgh

Just call or leave a message to attend and i'll be happy to answer any questions you have.

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Induction takes half an hour to an hour depending on how many questions you have. All students coming to the course must do the induction to understand how the course works. 

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About Us

Edinburgh Taxi Academy is an established and reputable company who specialise in helping you achieve your licence.

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Licence Application

We are here to help and guide you through the entire licence application process from the initial topographical test through to modules which follow.

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