Banksman / Vehicle Marshalling

Ensures that organisations meet their legal requirements and reduces the risk of costly accidents when carrying out commonplace, but dangerous reversing manoeuvres.

  • Introduction and paperwork
  • Legislation Codes of Practice IND G 148 and GS9
  • Accident statistics
  • Main Hazards, Identification of areas of danger within sites
  • The safe passage of reversing vehicles in confined spaces
  • What inspectors are looking for
  • Reversing issues
  • Safe Driver, Safe Vehicle, Safe Site
  • Communication, Radios, Hand signals, Night time and Darkness
  • Hazard spotting exercise
  • Demonstration of the HSE and Road Transport Industry Training Board recommended code of signals
  • Practical and Desktop Training
  • Guiding large goods vehicles, both rigid and articulated, using the code of signals to HSE Guide Notes GS9 standard