Vehicle Banksman - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
£135pp Half Day Certificate of Competence

Course Summary

The Vehicle Banksman course is designed for personnel who are involved with the movement of vehicles and covers a range of topics including understanding the roles of the driver and banksman, understanding key issues arising out of reversing and manoeuvring vehicles.

The Vehicle Banksman course content is as follows:-

  •     Introduction and Aims
  •     Regulations
  •     What is a Banksman
  •     Understanding the Roles of the Driver and Banksman
  •     Understanding the Key Issues arising out of reversing and manoeuvring vehicles
  •     Identify danger areas when manoeuvring vehicles
  •     Demonstrate recommended signals
  •     Theoretical and practical assessments

(Please Note: this course does not cover plant machinery)

On successful completion of the Vehicle Banksman course, delegates will be awarded a Certificate of Competence which is valid for 3 years.

Who is it for?

This course is suited to delegates who are involved in the movement of vehicles, covering health and safety and practical lessons on how to move a vehicle in a safe manner.

You will need

Candidates are required to bring suitable PPE with them on this course:

  •     Hard hat
  •     High-vis Jacket/Vest
  •     Safety gloves
  •     Steel-toe capped boots
Your skill level

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but learners should possess communications skills sufficient to allow them to address the assessment requirements of the qualification.


Do I pay for my training in advance?

Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone. Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.

Can you cater for students with special needs?

Yes, please make us aware of your requirements and we will do our best to provide the appropriate support.

Are there any car parking spaces available?

Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking spaces available in the area.

What accommodation is available?

There are a variety of hotels and B & B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.

Am I going to feel safe during my course participation?

Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.

I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?

Not at all. A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards. Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.