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Banksman Training

The Banksman training is designed for operatives who assist in moving and loading/unloading vehicles within their role in the workplace.

This course provides you with an understanding of the risks related to the movement of vehicles on site.

With this understanding, you will help to protect yourself and others from the risks of being struck by a moving vehicle on site.

This Banksman training will ensure that site-based traffic management is delivered safely and is of high quality.

Why Take the Banksman Training Course?

Reversing and manoeuvring vehicles are very common on a construction site; they are also very dangerous, especially in confined spaces.

This course will help to reduce the risk of accidents relating to large vehicles on site.

What Does Banksman Training Involve?

This course will give you an understanding of the dangers caused by a reversing vehicle, as well as covering the techniques and hand signals used to help drivers with manoeuvring reversing vehicles.

This Banksman training course covers the following topics (for the full list of topics covered in this training, keep reading):


This course can be delivered in the following ways:

3B Training can deliver courses for a group of your employees in-house at your site or venue of your choice.

We can arrange Traffic Management & Vehicle Banksman as an in-house course specifically for your company at one of our training venues or a venue of your choosing.

If you have a large group of operatives who need the training, we can tailor the course to be relevant to your company. The social format will help to encourage conversation about your company’s internal processes.

We price each course individually per enquiry. The price we provide will vary depending on the venue, the equipment needed and the delegate numbers. Fill in the in-house enquiry form for a quote.

3B Training offer a variety of eLearning courses.

This course is also available to complete online via eLearning.

The eLearning course is an ideal alternative for those who don’t have time to attend a set course date and prefer to complete the course independently.

This delivery format is also a good option for anyone who finds learning difficult in the classroom.

For more information, visit our Banksman Essentials eLearning course page.

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£25 + VAT


  • Gain your qualification in just three hours
  • Keep yourself and others safe from vehicles on site
  • Can be delivered in-house as a banksman training online course
  • Valid for three years
Banksman Training Course Content

The trainer will cover the following subjects on the course:

  • The roles and responsibilities of colleagues involved
  • Health and Safety at Work Act
  • CDM
  • Setting safety standards and work procedures
  • Working with the relevant health and safety regulations
  • The terminology of traffic management
  • Pedestrian and vehicle routes
  • Inspection of vehicles
  • Signalling
  • Risk Management
  • How to layout the site safely

The trainer will assess your contribution throughout the course. You will also need to complete a multiple-choice exam at the end of the course to pass.

I attended the course at a Keepmoat Site, the training was concise and delivered well.
Barry Campkin


  • How long is this Banksman Training course?
    How long is this Banksman Training course?

    The course is delivered over three hours of learning.

    The short duration allows you to gain your qualification quickly and productively without spending long periods of time away from work.

  • Is this Banksman Training course accredited?

    3B Training accredits this course.

    We continually review the quality of our courses and develop them accordingly. Therefore, we want to make sure that you receive up to date information that is as relevant and helpful as possible.


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