About this Course
Online CPD-approved Traffic Marshall course, also known as a Banksman Course.
Taking our CPD-approved Traffic Marshal course, also known as the Banksman course, is ideal for anyone looking to work or already working to support safe vehicle operations across various sites. This can include building sites, large concert car parks, stadium car parks, and more.
✔️ Responsibilities of a banksman and a traffic marshal
✔️ Safety procedures
✔️ Prevention of accidents and injuries
✔️ Complex hand signals
Multiple choice test - 100% pass rate
Once you have completed the training provided on your banksman course dashboard, you will sit a 15-minute multiple choice test at your convenience. The test consists of 25 questions- you will need 20 to pass. If you happen to fail- don't worry; you can retake as many times as necessary.
Meet regulatory guidelines
This banksman training course is accredited and approved by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development (CPD) guidelines. The traffic management hand signals you will learn are right out of the UK Government - HSE (Health & Safety Executive) Guidelines, and the course meets health and safety requirements. (Safety signs and Signals) Regulations 1996.
No problem! This CPD course is designed to fit into your life seamlessly, taking just 30 minutes to complete. It's fully online and compatible with all your devices for maximum convenience.
Upon successful completion, you'll receive an immediate downloadable Traffic marshal CPD-approved E-certificate to bolster your CV and job prospects. But that's not all; if you choose to add the ID card– We will send you a personalised ID card right to your doorstep.
Buying for a business ?
Bulk DiscountsDiscounts available when purchasing 10 or more courses. Please ring our sales team on 0208 342 7210 to enquire.
Pay by invoices30 days payment term available when purchasing 5+ courses.
Payments should be upfront unless they are regular monthly buyers
Management SuiteTrack learner progress for free when you buy 10+ courses.
Why take this course?
Improve your knowledge and skills with this HSE compliant, continuing professional development course. Many employers will favour job seekers with this qualification.
This is a fully HSE Compliant (CPD) continuing professional development course ideal for construction site workers who want to direct vehicles on and around site.
There are no formal or academic requirements for completing this course. Candidates enrolling in this course must be over 16 years old.
Working as a Traffic Marshal
Traffic Marshals are in demand in major industries in the UK including construction sites, warehouses and freight, roadworks, shopping centres, markets, car boot sales, security and events such as parades, football matches, concerts, festivals and so many more. The UK construction sector is world-renowned, particularly for the high standards expected from its workers and employers and its excellence in health and safety. The construction sector is fundamental to our economy as we invest in our future: building the homes we live in, the schools and hospitals we rely on, and the offices, factories, and transport and energy infrastructure that keep the wheels of industry turning.
The Traffic Marshal online course should only take 30 minutes to complete. You will have 3 months from the date of purchase to complete the course.
Your course is fully online, so as long as you can access the internet, you can log in wherever you want in the world!
Our customer support team is available Monday - Friday between the hours of 9am - 6pm. Feel free to send us an email or call in for any help.
What will I be qualified to do when I complete my Traffic Marshal / Banksman online course?
You will be able to navigate traffic and goods vehicles on-site. This course will give you the competence to confidently redirect and manage traffic. A traffic marshal is the designated person who is trained and competent in safely directing moving traffic in and around large building sites. They are trained to position themselves and in the use banksman hand signals to instruct vehicles and load manoeuvres when the driver or the operator of the vehicle may have a restricted view. Please note: you will not be in the position to direct cranes, plant or other large machinery.
Can I do this course on my phone?
Our traffic marshal course is compatible with all PC’s, Tablets and Smart Phones. As long as you have a good internet connection, you can complete this course anywhere.
When will I get my ID Card?
Once you have successfully submitted a passport-style photo and postal address, you should receive your card within 3-5 working days
How long is the ID Card and Certificate valid for?
We do not specify an expiry date on our traffic marshal courses, as employers may have different requirements depending on your industry for renewing CPD Training. Some employers may request you to renew your training once a year, whereas some others may only require you to renew it every 3 years. We highly recommend renewing your training on a yearly basis.
How long does the course take?
The traffic marshal course takes only 30 minutes to complete, and can be completed at any time of the day, any day of the week, as it is delivered 100% online.
Is this Course/ Card recognised?
This course is accredited and approved by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development (CPD) guidelines.
What can I do with this Traffic Marshal Card?
This traffic marshal course can help you to progress in a wide range of sectors as traffic marshals are required everywhere, including;
- Marshalling at Large Events
How long do I have to complete this course?
You must complete the course within 3-months of purchase, or you will need to purchase the course again if you would like to complete it.
What if I don’t pass the course or test?
You can retry the course and test as many times as you need to without additional charges, as long as it is completed within the 3-months of purchase.
What you will learn
- Duties of a Banksman
- Accidents and Injuries
- Staying safe/Protecting others
- Banksman Signals
Why study with the Learning Station?
The Learning Station is fast becoming one of the UK’s top providers of online tuition with many students happily completing their chosen Online & Distance Learning courses. Whatever your reason is for enrolling on one of our courses, you can rest assured that you will be supported by a highly qualified, experienced and helpful assessor.
Benefits of the Learning Station
- We have thousands of successful learners
- All our qualifications are Fully Accredited and Nationally Recognised
- Our courses are specifically designed to ensure fast progression
- Simple to use e-learning and distance learning courses
- Easy online payment options
- Experienced & Responsive Online Tutors/Assessors
- On-Site Internal Quality Assurance & Moderator
- Technical Support 09:30 – 17:00 Mon-Fri