Glasgowians challenged with city knowledge as famous Glasgow taxi test goes live
Glasgow taxi drivers have always been in a league of their own for The knowledge they have city streets – now Glasgowians are challenged to see if they can compete with them.
To celebrate the company’s famous fully online ‘topographic training’, considered a first in the UK taxi industry, Glasgow Taxis has made a short test available to the public.
The ‘Taxi 10’ gives everyone the chance to see how they can handle ten tricky Glasgow route questions, and anyone who makes 10/10 in two minutes is entered into the draw for a £ 100 taxi voucher.
Dougie McPherson, Chairman of Glasgow Taxis, Scotland’s largest taxi company, said: “Glasgow Taxis is both proud and very happy to be – we believe – the first UK taxi company to operate. online all topographic training for the Knowledge test. This will make this training path much more accessible and flexible for everyone.
“Our Taxi 10 campaign allows us to raise awareness of this essential element of taxi driver training, while giving people the chance to have fun too.
“If this helps us generate a few future Glasgow taxi drivers, so much the better. Good luck to everyone who gives it a try!”
You can take the two-minute test here
And if you want to become a taxi driver (having obtained the maximum score!), Click on here