NPORS Accreditation

Evacuation Marshall / Banksperson Training Course

The Synergy Evacuation Marshall / Banksperson Training Course gives delegates the understanding and knowledge to correctly monitor and control the movements of excavators whilst operating within a construction site environment.



To give delegates the understanding and knowledge to correctly monitor and control the movements of excavators whilst operating within a construction site environment.

This Evacuation Marshall Banksperson Training is ideal for operatives, supervisors, site managers who are involved in the monitoring and movement of excavators during operations.

Evacuation Marshall Banksperson Training candidates require previous experience and must be able to certify that they are physically fit and have no medical conditions that might prevent them from attending this course. Delegates should be able to write and speak in English. Safety equipment will be supplied by your trainer.

Candidates will participate in theory lessons and practical demonstrations / exercises, all of which are highlighted by the use of Video Presentations:

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an Excavation Marshall – Banksperson.
  • Have knowledge of the equipment to be used and be conversant with Method Statements – Risk Assessments – Permits to work.
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for use.
  • Conduct all pre-excavating checks.
  • Agree communication signals and emergency procedures.
  • Safe positioning of Excavation Marshall – Banksperson.
  • Define and identify the different types of underground services.
  • Identify risks that excavations can present and how people may be affected.
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area.
  • Carry out exploratory tasks.
  • Identify the risks of excavating near to underground services, and the safe digging practices that should be adopted.
  • Carry out all end of shift and safe storage procedures.

Certificate of Competence, valid for 3 years before renewal or NPORS (N027) Excavation Marshall / Banksperson.

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Why Choose Synergy Training
Synergy Training Solutions offer effective, reliable, competitive and accredited training solutions to meet your organisation’s training requirements.

Our main office is situated in Glasgow, just off the M8, and is easily accessible from Glasgow City Centre. If you or your company is based locally – from Glasgow to Edinburgh, Dumfries to Dundee, Ayrshire & Arran – or if you are further afield, then we can assist with your training needs. Whether it’s local or Nationwide we will accommodate, offering highly effective solutions whilst always considering your needs and therefore minimising disruption to scheduled works.

Our highly experienced team have more than 20 years’ experience within the Health, Safety, Management & Construction training environment, delivering accredited training solutions in line with renowned awarding bodies such as NPORS, CITB / SSP, SQA, CPCS and many more.
About NPORS Accreditation
NPORS NPORS accredited training courses delivered in Glasgow by Synergy Training Solutions. Founded in 1992, The National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS) was formed to challenge the status quo within the construction industry and we are as dedicated to the goal of ensuring standards today as the day it all began.

NPORS stands firm on the principles it was founded on; supporting industry, regulated training and testing, consistent improvement, equal opportunities and transparency about how we work. Since it’s beginnings, NPORS has continued to progress to be a trusted and recognised name in the industry, offering employers a credible training alternative. If you would like to find out more, please visit the NPORS Website.