Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme (MiDAS)

Originally developed by Hampshire County Council, MiDAS is administered nationally by CTAUK and provides organisations with the means to assess and train all their minibus drivers.
Introduction to MiDAS

MiDAS is a membership scheme, free to join, with members undertaking a commitment to assess and train all their minibus drivers to the MiDAS standard. To join MiDAS please fill in the form below and you will be issued with a membership number.

 MiDAS Membership Application Form

MiDAS provides both classroom-based theory training and an on-road driving assessment for all minibus drivers and additional training on passenger assistance and the use of wheelchair accessible vehicles, for drivers who will be transporting passengers with disabilities.

Regular refresher training is a significant element of MiDAS and in order to retain their MiDAS Certificate, drivers must attend refresher training every four years.

Can I use the MiDAS Logo?
Please email if you wish to use the logo explaining how the logo will be used and where it will be used, for example a link to your website or document.

Applying For an Extension to a MiDAS Certificate
Please complete the following form and send it to to apply for an extension to your MiDAS certicficate.

For more information on the MiDAS scheme please download a MiDAS leaflet: -

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Training Forms: -

DAT Pre-course Booklet

 MiDAS DAT's Resource Order Form

 MiDAS Training Agent's Resource Order Form

Getting in Contact with a Trainer
If you are looking for Driver Assessor Training, please contact a Training Agent (see list below). 

List of MiDAS Training Agencies

If you are looking for MiDAS Driver Training, please contact the CTA on 0161 351 1475 for a list of Driver Assessor Trainers in your area.

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