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Travelling by Taxi / Private Hire Vehicle

Started 9 Nov 2021


Full course description


In this course, we will learn how to take a taxi and what are the safe behaviours to remember when taking a taxi. These will also apply when we take a private hire vehicle. We will also learn what we can use to book a taxi or a private hire vehicle.

This course is recommended for:

  • Middle Years (11 – 14 years old) and above

In this course, we will learn about:

  • The Public Taxi System and Private Hire Vehicles in Singapore
  • Steps to Take the Taxi
  • Safe Behaviour When Taking a Taxi
  • Other Ways to Get a Taxi
  • If We Leave Something Behind in a Taxi
  • What to Do (Additional Scenarios)
  • Private Hire Vehicle Bookings

In this course, we will learn:

  • How to flag down a taxi from a safe location along the road.
  • How to communicate the intended destination to the driver.
  • How to wait safely for the taxi or private hire vehicle at a prearranged location.
  • How to board and alight from a taxi or private hire vehicle safely.
  • How to fasten and unfasten seat belts.
  • How to stay safe while in a taxi or private hire vehicle.
  • What to do if the taxi or private hire vehicle is caught in heavy traffic.
  • What to do if we left something behind in a taxi or private hire vehicle.
  • What to use to book a taxi or private hire vehicle.

This online course is open for Pathlight School students to access.

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 Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)

Offered By

Offered by: Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)
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