Local Link Cork provides a range of driver and transport related training. Click on the links below to find out more about the relevant courses.

DAPA (For Bus Driver & Passenger Assistants)

DAPA stands for Driver and Passenger Awareness. It is a programme designed to enhance the driving and passenger awareness skills of bus drivers. Health & Safety, Defensive driving, good driving practise and skills Paperwork and Technology Disability Securing Wheelchairs Vehicle Evacuation Driver Well Being Safeguarding


Please contact us on Telephone No. 027 52727 for any enquiries relating to Manual Handling Courses.


The Organisation provides Driver Training and Test Preparation including Practical CPC Test for people wishing to acquire a ‘D1’ Category Licence. This licence entitles a person to drive a Mini-Bus with a seating capacity of sixteen people plus the Driver. The training vehicle is provided to the learner. For details on Bus Driving lessons contact the office at 027-52727


Local Link Cork is an approved training centre to deliver the Driver CPC training as set out by the Road Safety Authority (RSA). This training is an EU Directive, and it is compulsory for all professional Bus and Truck Drivers. Bantry Rural Transport Partnership Ltd T/a Local Link Cork is a Registered Charity and a not-for-profit Company. All proceeds from Driver CPC training (or any other training) are reinvested in the Organisation and go towards providing community transport services.

Contact us on Tel No. 027 52727 for full details of the available courses.


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