Banksman Training

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Banksman Training

Course Description Banksman Training covers common vehicle reversing accidents and the crucial role played by the banksman.

It looks at the controls and actions that can reduce the likelihood of such accidents.

Banksman Training course will start by identifying the three main categories of reversing accidents –

Injuries to pedestrians,

Damage to objects in the workplace

Damage to street furniture along with coverage of other types of accidents.

Learn about the role of management in preventing reversing accidents.

The use of risk assessments and Safe Systems of Work, plus the provision of appropriate Personal Protection Equipment.

Get an overview of the main legislation applying to banksman activities, before examining the actual role and the duties of banksmen on site, including safety rules, controls and guidelines.

The rules applying to drivers will also be covered, and we’ll look at the way drivers and banksmen can work together safely.

Finally, we’ll cover vehicle hazard safety checks and the industry-standard hand and verbal signals that banksmen can use during vehicle manoeuvres.

Bankman Training Learning Objectives By the end of this course, you will be able to:

Understand the role and importance of a Banksman.

Recognise the common accidents that can occur and   which categories they fall into.

Identify the key pieces of legislation that aid with the role of the Banksman.

Implement controls and risk assessments to minimise accidents.

Explain the different safety checks and signals that are used.

Banksman Training Target Audience

Banksman course is aimed at those that are responsible for the movement of vehicles. This would include site supervisors or managers


Understanding why problems occur and having the tools to solve common problems quickly will ensure work runs smoothly.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective

You can progress through the modules at your own pace and in your own time, so you can fit the training around you work and personal life.

Further Progression

For those needing further safety in construction training, courses such as Asbestos Awareness, Noise Awareness and Working at Height should be completed alongside this one.

For Supervisors that want to continue to enhance their skills, courses such as Introduction to Risk Assessment or Leadership Skills would make great next steps

Duration: 40 Minutes