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CPCS A73 PLANT & Vehicle MARSHALL COURSE (Traffic MarshalL)


Key Facts

  • Duration: 2-3 Days
  • Venue: London


  • CPCS A73 Red Card 


  •  Weekends


  • Starting From £625.00

   Three (day) Novice or Two(day) Experienced worker courses available 

  CSCS Test out of date? No trouble! We deliver CSCS tests at our centre

   Instantly increase your skills set & earning potential – make more money! 

   No Hidden Costs; Prices include Study Materials & Card application!

   Don’t miss a day’s work – Weekend Courses Available

   Flexible test schedules; you choose when you get tested ! No pressure

   London-based; avoid costly travel *

   We speak your language; translated(other languages) tests can be arranged 

     Traffic Marshall Course / Banksman Training – EM Training’s CPCS A73 Plant and Vehicle Marshaller training course is designed to provide novice and experienced operators with sufficient vehicle marshaller training  that shall enable them to competently and safely carry out the role as a Plant and Vehicle Marshall ; it’s also designed to help candidates pass the CPCS theory/practical assessments.

    Our CPCS A73 Plant & Vehicle Marshall course (Traffic Marshal) is run over 2-3 days (usually on weekends), to ensure that our candidates have ample time in between the first day and second/Third day of training/testing (normally 6 days in between training & testing) to prepare for the theory and practical CPCS A73 tests; the staggering of training days has seen our candidates achieve a pass rate of over 95%!

     Dates  Venue Duration  Price   
    Novice- 15th & 16th January 2022 Training & 22nd January 2022 TestingEast London3 Days£708.33Book Now
    Experienced - 15th January 2022 Training & 22nd January 2022 TestingEast London2 Days£625Book Now
    Novice- 22nd & 23rd January 2022 Training & 29th January 2022 TestingEast London3 Days£708.33Book Now
    Experienced - 22nd January 2022 Training & 29th January 2022 TestingEast London2 Days£625Book Now
    Novice- 29th & 30th January 2022 Training & 05th February 2022 TestingEast London3 Days£708.33Book Now
    Experienced - 29th January 2022 Training & 05th February 2022 TestingEast London2 Days£625Book Now


    Candidates must have a valid CITB Health, Safety and Environment test for operatives (CSCS touchscreen test), taken within the past 2 years; please be aware that your CSCS card may still be valid but your test may be older than two years! In this case, you will need to take a CSCS test.

    We do conduct CSCS tests at our center as well.

    If you are booking with less than 3 working days’ notice from the course start date, please ring 020 3150 1299 to confirm this course.

    What you need to know:

    • You MUST have passed a CSCS test (Health, Safety, and Environment Test within the last 2 years) before taking any CPCS test; we provide a SAME DAY CSCS Test service!
    • Candidates must bring photo ID in order to take their CPCS tests.


    Course Content

    Day 1

    • Site induction
    • Introduction to plant & vehicle marshalling including CPCS Test expectations
    •  Relevant Health and Safety legislation
    • Roles and responsibilities of the plant & vehicle marshal.
    • Plant types, limitations, hazards and stability factors.
    • Traffic management plans and work management.
    • Preparation for CPCS Theory Tests.

    Day 2-Novice  

    •  Preparation for practical test (includes role play and vehicle movement) including:
    •  Safe positioning.
    • Communication methods.
    • Preparing for movement.
    •  How to guide plant and vehicle movement.

    Day 2 (Experienced worker )/Day 3 (Novice)

    • Preparation for the Practical test
    • Theory test
    • Practical test

    Training Methods

    The training involves both theory and practical training at our approved CPCS test centre.


    • Theory test- Verbal questioning by a CPCS approved tester
    • Practical test- the candidate will guide a moving vehicle under observation by a CPCS approved tester

    Note: from our experience, candidates stand a 90% chance of passing the exams if allowed a couple of days to internalise the content of day one. Consequently, we allow a couple of days between day one and day two for experienced workers or day 2 and day 3 for Novices.

    Experienced operatives may take a much shorter time; please ask us about our experienced operative route for a shorter/cheaper course! We can be reached at info@emtrainingsolutions.com or by calling us on 020 3150 1299

    Our CPCS A73 Traffic Marshal course tutors are qualified and experienced health and safety professionals, with extensive experience in Construction and Risk Management.

    All Trainers at EM Training Solutions hold numerous health and safety qualifications such as the NEBOSH,CPCS,CSCS,IOSH, PGCSE etc which are well above the required industry standard to ensure that the delivery of the course is to the highest standard.

    Upon passing the CPCS A73 Theory & Practical tests, the candidate  immediately receives a ‘CPCS Letter or achievement’ followed by a Red Trained Operator CPCS card in 5-15 working days. We apply for the card; you do not have to lift a finger!  

    EM Training Solutions can also provide companies with CPCS A73 Traffic Marshal Training at their venue. A trainer can be sent to the company address and deliver the course if there are a minimum of 4 candidates. Please contact us on 020 3150 1299 for this service.

    Is this course accredited?

    Yes, it is accredited by the CPCS which stands for the Construction Plant Certification Scheme.

    Are there any prerequisites for the Course?

    There are no prerequisites for the course, but all delegates are expected to hold a CSCS test not older than 2 years ; please be reminded it is the test & NOT card.

    What are the hours of the course?

    The hours are 09:00 am to 05:00 pm for both weekend and weekday courses .

    Can I come in and see you face to face as that would give me peace of mind?

    Yes, absolutely ! For over 13 years , we have been encouraging our customers to have a face to face discussion with us regarding their unique needs.

    Knowing that you are dealing with real people and not made up websites with stock images, will certainly put anyone’s mind at ease. 

    It will also give you the opportunity to meet some staff members or even your trainer if they are not delivering training at the time of your visit.

    Group bookings attract discounts.

    Please call 0203 150 1299 or email us at info@emtrainingsolutions.com for further information.