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CPCS A73 Plant & Vehicle Marshaller (Vehicle Banksman)

Course Objective:


To provide thorough theory and practical training on the role of the Plant & Vehicle Marshaller / Vehicle Banksman, enabling candidates to competently and safely carry out the role with a view to confidently passing the CPCS Theory and Practical tests.


A73 Plant & Vehicle Marshaller Training Course Content:


- Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as the vehichle marshaller

- Outline the hierarchy of control measures for plant and vehicle movement, and the requirement of a work management traffic plan

- Outline the legislative requirements and procedures for plant and vehicles accessing and egressing from the public highway

- Explain types, attributes, limitations, hazards and stability factors of plant/vehicles operating within that sector

- Explain the requirement, functionality, benfits and limitations of a variety of driver visibility aids within that sector

- Explain how ground conditions, proximity hazards and weight limites can affect the operation of plant and vehicles

- Explain the importance and relevance of marshaller positioning

- Describe and use different types of communication for receiving and communication plant and vehicle movements

- Guiding plant and vehicles into and out of restricted areas

- Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services

- Ensure all manoeuvering areas are kept safe


Prior Requirement / Prerequisites:


In order to be eligible to undertake CPCS Plant & Vehicle Marshaller testing, candidates must have achieved the relevant CITB Health, Safety & Environment (HS&E) touch-screen-test within 2 years.




The duration of this course is subject to a variety of factors including candidate experience and prior tuition received, delegate numbers, site restrictions etc. Given this, TUTS don't adopt a 'one size fits all' approach to our course delivery. Please speak to one of our trusted advisors to determine a delivery package that's specific to you and/or your business.  


Delivery Location(s):


- Customer Site (Training & Testing) - Site must adhere to CPCS specifications

- Corby, Northamptonshire (Training & Testing)

- Cannock, Staffordshire (Training & Testing)

- Birmingham, Midlands (Training & Testing)

- Doncaster, South Yorkshire (Training & Testing)

- Reading, Berkshire (Training & Testing)

- Falmouth, Cornwall (Training & Testing)


CITB Grant Available?


Yes - please speak to one of our advisors should you require any further information, what’s more TUTS will even assist in claiming any CITB grants available to you.


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