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Construction Plant Competence Scheme - A73 Plant and Vehicle Marshaller

The Plant and Vehicle Marshaller (Banksman) is responsible for the safe movement of vehicles onto, off-of and around the site.

This course will train you to:

  • Roles and responsibilities in plant movements
  • Direct vehicles using correct, standardised hand signals
  • Direct vehicles using hand-held radios
  • Prepare vehicles for movement
  • Guide vehicle movement
  • Safe movement on uneven/non-level surfaces
  • Complete operations safely
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the relevant legislation, guidelines and regulations
  • Dealing with public highways/rights of way on site
  • Correct use of light sticks and torches
  • Understanding the effects of weather changes on a site
  • Traffic management systems
  • Logistics and delivery planning
  • Safety near overhead cables and bridges
  • Safe release of loads
  • Positioning plant
  • Handling unexpected deliveries
  • Directing emergency service vehicle

This course runs bi-weekly in Essex.

For more information in this, or any other course, please contact us today!

Essex Training Centre

Fyfield Airfield,



CM5 0TG                            Phone: 01277 899815

Enterprise House,

Rippers Court,

Sible Hedingham,



CO9 3PY UK                     Phone: 01787461880

Essex Training Centre


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