Plant and Vehicle Marshal (Banksman)
Any workplace with vehicles present at any time, presents a risk to workers or members of the public of being struck. Whether this be HGV’s loading or offloading, works vans or heavy plant operating on a site. Employers have a duty to ensure the safety of everyone who could be affected by plant or vehicles movements.
The course is assessed practically with each delegate requiring to demonstrating that they understand the hierarchy of control and can conduct vehicle operations safely adhering to the banksmanship principles where required. The course includes:
- Risk assessing operations
- Minimising risk by design
- Practically conducting plant and vehicle operations
Slinging Loads and Lifting Operations
A 2 Hour bolt on to the Plant and Vehicle Banksman course. Delegates will be trained to select the correct lifting equipment, inspect, rig and conduct minor lifting operations on site.