Emergency Services Driving Standard ESDS Phase 2

The RSA are now in a position to allow interested Private/Voluntary emergency service organisations to apply for ESDS certification. Like ESDS Phase 1 the structure of the ESDS standard will remain the same for ESDS Phase 2.

By developing ESDS Phase 2 it will create the opportunity for emergency organisations other than those specified at ESDS Phase 1 to avail of the facility to have their Drivers certified to a national emergency services driving standard at an ESDS Level and Vehicle Category appropriate to organisational requirements.
If you are an emergency services organisation in the Private or Voluntary sector you can indicate an expression of interest (see link below). Once you have registered, the ESDS unit in the RSA will be in touch with you with further information.

You can register your interest at any time. The RSA plan to be in a position to accept applications for Phase 2 from Spring 2016.

Click here to register your interest in ESDS Phase 2.