In New York City Taxi Drivers License is a "hack license." Officially known as New York City Taxi Operators License. The license authorizes the owner / driver of a Yellow Medallion Taxicab in the five boroughs of New York. Only a yellow Medallion Taxicab allowed passengers to alert the street of the city. The hack license, from New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission issued an exclusive license to operate is aYellow Taxi.
There are other licenses from New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission for a car and limousine released, but can not be used for operating the Yellow Cab The hack license can be used to operate a limousine or car service vehicle . This fact makes the hack license, the T & NYC's most precious LC issued operator licenses, as well as the most prestigious.
There are about 44,000 drivers with a license as a taxi driver in NewYork City today.
HOW TO GET A HACK LICENSE IN NYC
The process and requirements
• All applicants for a New York City Taxi Hack License must not be less than nineteen (19) years
• Candidates are required to have a class A, B, C or NY driver's license and a State or a license from New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania, a similar class.
• The majority of licenses in the State of New York are in Class D.
• To change a license from a Class DTo view the E-man has to pay to the Department of motor vehicles and an additional update.
• There will be no examination.
• The fee is fifty dollars.
A problem with the way of being a hack license that the applicant has no outstanding parking lot, control or quotation is to thank. If the price payable for the city of New York for parking or traffic violations is due to him becoming a documented agreement or resolution presented to the agency responsible, NYC T & LCLicensing Department.
All applicants for a New York City Taxi Hack License must be citizens or legal residents of the United States.
Applicants are also required to certify in a State of New York, six hours Defensive Driving Course.
• The course can not be longer than six months before the date on which he filed an application with the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission for a license as a taxi driver.
• The number one provider of defensive drivingCourses for a taxi driver in New York City is the Master Cabbie Taxi Academy. The classes are six days a week. The price is $ 45. or $ 39 with online registration.
The medical conditions such as obtaining a license Hack is in Form B of the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission Taxi driver application that must be completed by a medical certificate must be included.
• Demand for the New York City Hack License must be submitted in person at the New York CityCity Taxi & Limousine Commission, or 32-02 Queens Blvd. Along the Island City, NY 11101 Monday to Friday 9 to 4.
• There is a position that the presentation in Staten Island. Open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 10302nd about 1893 Richmond Terrace Staten Island NY
• No Walk-ins are welcome on the situation in Staten Island.
• Make an appointment at: 212-227-6324.
• At the time of application, the applicant will be required to pay --sixty U.S. dollars application fee. The fee must be paid by postal order payable to NYC TLC.
• At the time of application, the applicant is a seventy-five U.S. dollars to pay for fingerprinting. The fee must be paid by postal order, made payable to NYSDCJS
All applicants for a hack license are required to be tested for illegal drugs. The hack license is not issued to persons who have evidence of formal qualifications.
• The New York City Taxi &Limousine Commission approves heart drug testing for new applicants will be on 31-00 47. AVE. Along Iceland, NY 11101 th
• The center is open Monday through Friday 8:00-5:00 Clock.
• Payment will be made by bank transfer, payable to Lab Corp, Inc.
• persons applying for the license hack and the failure of drug test will be sent to a standard process for granting licenses for the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission conduct. Followingthe interim order for the hack license may be denied the license.
Time consuming aspect of how to be a hack license in New York, before the mandatory training for all licenses in New York City hack license. The training takes place in taxi related subjects, conducted by a recognized educational institutions. The minimum requirement for training is a twenty-four hours of program. The program consists of a course of three days, eight hours a day, with three basic components. Geography / MapReading, rules and regulations / Defensive Driving and Customer Service.
There is also a course for eighty hours a day, consisting of nine days eight hours of classroom training and one day of the test. (New York Taxi Operators exam.) The program is the original eighty hours of taxi driver training program, which the City of New York on the basis of test driver.
There are other programs for how to get a hack license, without time restriction. The best known of theseThe program is managed by the Master Cabbie Taxi Academy. The programs are of unlimited length, provided the student maintains a regular schedule at school and must learn new, what has been taught.
Some programs include all taxes without limits for New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission. This service allows people to have a debt Master Cabbie Taxi Academy to transfer the amount available if the student is ready for every stage of the HackThis eliminates the need for approval, payment orders, in which only money can be used to acquire, on.
The driver you are trying to find out how to get a hack license in New York City is composed of two parts. It is administered by the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission, each week at the Master Cabbie Taxi Academy.
• The hack license applicants must successfully complete an English proficiency as part of the test. This is a low-level ESL test for elementary knowledge of English,consists of four parts. There are thirty questions, fifteen of which are fill-ins, and fifteen of which are multiple choice. The applicant must score nine pm to correct exam preparation. Bidders, allows tests to sit for a second test on another day. Bidder for the second time the test is a new application with the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission when they want to continue the process of obtaining a New York hackLicense.
• The final stage of the process, as it is now a hack license in New York, The New York City Taxi Operators exam. The taxi operator examination consists of two parts. One part is open book and another book with seven seals. Part consists of ten questions. The applicant is entitled to a period of five (5) use New York City borough Atlas and locate addresses in this part of the test. For this part examination of forty five minutes is allowed.
• The second part of the newYork City Taxi Operators can examine the claimant seventy-five minutes and consists of forty questions. About a dozen questions about rules and regulations and defensive driving related issues. Twenty-eight of the remaining issues are related to geography, attractions, streets, air, bus and train station, etc. thirty candidates to answer five questions correctly, scoring seventy percent or more exist, to examine it. Bidders, the examination may sit for asecond test on another day. Bidders, the exam for the second time must be a new request for New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission when they intend to continue the process.
Taxi drivers in New York to earn a thousand dollars a week or more.
If you are applying for a New York City hack license, you should contact Master Cabbie Taxi Academy. In: 718-472-1699 or 1-800-955-TAXI.
© Terry Gelber October 2007
Terry Gelber has an NYCHack license.