Donate My RoSPA
    Basket is empty.
Net Total: £0.00

Banksman Skills Refresher

The Banksman Skills Refresher course offers a vital opportunity for drivers to maintain and enhance their proficiency in traffic safety management. This half-day banksman qualification session serves as a comprehensive update, covering essential aspects such as health and safety legislation, accident causation, signals and skill reassessment. Designed for individuals who have previously passed the RoSPA Banksman Skills Course this refresher ensures that participants stay abreast of the latest industry standards and best practices.

What does the Banksman Skills Refresher Course cover?

Delivery Methods:

Face-to-face classroom in-company


Half day


Dynamic risk assessment: Participants will learn to conduct dynamic risk assessments, enabling them to identify and respond to changing hazards in real-time scenarios.


Identifying hazards: Understanding how to identify potential hazards is vital for maintaining a safe working environment. This segment will equip participants with the skills to recognise and assess various hazards associated with vehicle movement.


Hazard control: Once hazards are identified, delegates will learn effective strategies for hazard control and mitigation, minimising risks and ensuring a safer workplace for all.


Communication: Effective communication is essential for coordinating vehicle movement and ensuring the safety of personnel. Participants will develop communication skills tailored to the demands of traffic management scenarios.


Personal protective equipment (PPE): Proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is vital for safeguarding against workplace hazards. This element of the banksman instructor training course will cover the selection, use, and maintenance of appropriate PPE in accordance with safety regulations.


Legislation: A comprehensive understanding of relevant health and safety legislation is essential for compliance and risk management. Participants will receive updates on current legislation pertaining to vehicle movement and workplace safety.


Upon successfully finishing this course you will be able to demonstrate:

Refresh understanding of legislation:

Gain a renewed understanding of health and safety legislation relevant to vehicle movement, ensuring compliance and promoting a safer work environment.

Recap accident causation and signals:

Review accident causation factors and signals pertinent to traffic safety management, enabling better accident prevention and response strategies.

Refine LGV guiding skills:

Enhance proficiency in guiding Large Goods Vehicles (LGVs) in confined spaces, improving operational efficiency and reducing the risk of accidents.

Understand legal responsibilities:

Develop a comprehensive understanding of the legal responsibilities of both employers and Banksman in vehicle movement, fostering accountability and adherence to regulatory standards.

Identify hazards and conduct risk assessments:

Acquire the ability to identify hazards, implement control measures, and conduct dynamic risk assessments in real-time scenarios, mitigating risks and ensuring a safer workplace.


Benefits of the course:


For employers

  • Comprehensive legal understanding: Gain a comprehensive understanding of legal responsibilities pertaining to vehicle movement, reducing the risk of non-compliance and potential legal issues.
  • Reduced accident risk: By equipping employees with updated skills and knowledge employers can significantly reduce the risk of accidents caused by vehicle reversing, leading to potential cost savings associated with accident-related expenses.
  • Flexible training scheduling: Enjoy the flexibility of scheduling training sessions to align with business needs, minimising disruptions to operations while ensuring staff development.
  • Efficient learning structure: The concise half-day banksman instructor training course structure optimises learning efficiency, allowing employees to acquire essential skills without prolonged time away from their regular duties.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety: Participation in the course demonstrates a commitment to workplace health and safety, fostering a culture of safety awareness and responsibility among employees.

For delegates

  • Enhanced accident awareness: Develop a heightened awareness of accident causation factors in vehicle operations, enabling proactive measures to prevent accidents and ensure personal safety.
  • Clear understanding of responsibilities: Gain a clear understanding of banksman responsibilities and associated risks, empowering delegates to fulfil their roles effectively and safely.
  • Proficiency in guiding LGVs: Acquire proficiency in guiding Large Goods Vehicles (LGVs) in confined spaces according to legal and best practice standards, enhancing operational efficiency and safety.
  • Qualification acquisition: Obtain a qualification from a reputable health and safety provider, enhancing professional credentials and opening up opportunities for career advancement.
  • Improved personal safety: Learn effective hazard identification and control measures, enhancing personal safety and reducing the risk of workplace accidents or injuries.




This course is tailored to meet your needs if:

Role involvement in LGV direction: If your role involves directing Large Goods Vehicles (LGVs) in confined spaces or working yards, this banksman qualification course is specifically designed to enhance your skills and knowledge in traffic safety management.

Previous RoSPA Banksman Skills course completion: Participants who have previously passed the Banksman qualification course will benefit from this refresher, ensuring that their skills remain up-to-date and aligned with current industry standards.

Desire to refresh and update skills: Whether you seek to refresh your existing knowledge or update your skills in traffic safety management, this banksman qualification course provides the perfect opportunity to stay abreast of the latest practices and regulations.


Why choose the Banksman Skills Refresher course?


Expert guidance:
Benefit from instruction by experienced instructors who possess a profound understanding of traffic safety management, providing valuable insights and guidance throughout the course.


Practical focus:
Emphasis on practical exercises and real-world scenarios ensures that learning is reinforced through hands-on experience, enabling participants to effectively apply theoretical knowledge in practical situations.


Upon successful completion of the course, receive a prestigious RoSPA Academy Certificate, validating your proficiency in traffic safety management and enhancing your professional credentials.


Enjoy flexible scheduling options, including in-house or open classroom sessions, allowing participants to choose a training format that best fits their schedule and preferences.


Stay up to date with the latest legislation and best practices in traffic safety management, ensuring that your knowledge and skills remain current and aligned with industry standards
and regulations.


Enrol in the Banksman Skills Refresher Course today to enhance your skills, boost your credentials, and contribute to a safer workplace environment. Secure your spot now
and stay ahead in traffic safety management.

Recommended courses

Banksman Skills
Banksman Skills Course

If your role involves directing the movement of Large Goods Vehicles in confined spaces, this comprehensive course will provide practical techniques to assist drivers with reversing manoeuvres.

Contact Us

Fleet Safety
+44 (0)121 248 2233
[email protected]