Vehicles for Hire
Independent Living Resource Centre Training
April 16, 2021
The Independent Living Resource Centre (IRLC) office is now open.
As a precautionary measure, due to COVID-19, all IRLC certifications, both new and renewal will now consist of two parts:
- Step 1 - Online training
- Step 2 - In-person assessment
- After completing both required parts, drivers will receive their ILRC certificate (valid for 2 years). To begin your ILRC certification visit ilrc.mb.ca/training to complete the registration form.
If you have any questions regarding this process please contact the Independent Living Resource Centre at 204-947-0194 or email@example.com
Driving a Personal Transportation Provider (PTP) vehicle or taxi can be a dangerous job. Workplace violence includes both physical assaults and verbal abuse like yelling or name-calling. Drivers, please familiarize yourself with these safety tips:
Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for taxi and PTP drivers
We recognize that the taxi and personal transport providers may have concerns regarding the possible implications of the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
We advise all drivers, including taxi, limousine and personal transport providers, to follow these simple and sensible steps at all times and particularly in the wake of the outbreak of Coronavirus. We would also encourage drivers to take sensible and routine precautionary measures such as cleaning surfaces regularly with sanitizing wipes or spray to disinfect. As always, taxi drivers should perform regular cleaning of PIN payment pad devices. Drivers who share a taxi or personal transport provider vehicles should perform regular cleaning of high touch areas. Please familiarize yourself with the safety tips provided in the COVID-19 – Fast Facts.
Taking a Taxi or Personal Transportation Provider (PTP) can be an efficient and safe way to travel within the City of Winnipeg. To maximize passenger safety, please familiarize yourself with the information provided to Know Your Ride.