Introduction:

Almost 25% of all deaths at work involving workplace transport occur whilst vehicles are reversing. A Banksman course is designed for those who are, or will be, involved in the guidance of vehicles. The course covers both theoretical and practical sessions.

Course Contents:

  • Introduction and Registration
  • Statutory Instruments (HSWA / PUWER / LOLER and other relevant legislation)
  • Risks to be considered
  • Safe Systems of Work / Physical Measures / Operational Measures
  • Action Checklist
  • Safe Operating Practices and Signals
  • Driver Control
  • Practical Assessments (where applicable)
  • Theoretical Test
  • Course Critique
  • Appraisals


Training Method:

Classroom based theory session. Instructor will use a PPT Presentation. When training is on-site, for the practical sessions, the customer must ensure a suitable training area for reversing vehicles, along with a vehicle and sufficient PPE for the course delegates.

Our Instructor will conduct a Risk Assessment to ensure suitability of the Training Area, prior to the practical sessions commencing.

What our students have to say

Great course. Graham, the instructor was very informative and the course had all then relevant content and information.

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Thom Edward

August 2019

Very good company to get specialised training. Good instructor, good classroom and study paperwork’s.

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Rafael De Nadai

August 2019

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