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Vehicle Banksman


3.5 hours





Course Overview

Banksmen, often called traffic marshals or signallers, play a vital part in maintaining workplace safety. They are operatives trained to direct vehicle movement on or around site including supervising safe movement of vehicles and safe crane lifts.

This banksman course considers the various roles of a banksman and details the accepted banksman signals and verbal code words as recommended by the Health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996.


  • Easy to Book
  • E-learning options available
  • Delegate Support Available
  • Course is delivered in English
  • Accredited options available
Who Should Attend
Any person who is directly involved in the supervision of moving plant, vehicles and/or machinery requires formal training and instruction. It’s advisable that those planning route and vehicle management also have a good understanding about the role, and ultimately, it’s the responsibility of the employer to assess risk and ensure Vehicle Banksman are appropriately trained and sufficient numbers are available across site to control movement activities.
Course Content

The Vehicle Banksman training course will cover the following topics:

  • Identify risks and hazards, and how to avoid them
  • Equipment
  • Signals and when to use them
  • Health and safety
  • Vehicle inspection
  • Terminology
  • Legislation

The course is assessed via various practical scenarios culminating with a multiple-choice question paper. 

Why Choose Us?

Our Values

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Accredited Courses

You’ll gain more than a life skill with MSA Safety. Almost all of our courses are accredited which means you’ll achieve a qualification valid for 3-5 years after you’ve completed your training. 

Nationwide Availability

Your convenience is at the top of our list, which is why we work closely with trainers and providers throughout the UK to deliver first-class courses at a time and place that suits you.

Training that Works

Our efficient, cost-effective and engaging training courses are designed to improve overall business performance and equip employees with up-to-date technical skills and knowledge.

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Group Booking

All courses are available for larger groups, delivered at a venue and on a date to suit you – just contact us for a quotation. Please note that some courses will be subject to minimum and maximum numbers.

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