Taxi council launches training academy

2011-10-21 14:23
Johannesburg - The SA National Taxi Council (Santaco) will launch its own training academy next week.

"The training academy reinforces the taxi industry's commitment towards the Decade of Action for Road Safety that aims to halve road carnage by 2020," Santaco said in a statement.

Also, a recruitment programme would be available for women who wanted to be trained as taxi drivers.

Transport Minister Sbu Ndebele and Free State tourism MEC Mxolisi Dukwana will attend the academy's launch in Welkom in the Free State on Monday.

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