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Reversing Assistant - Train the Trainer

This course enables delegates to train internal employees in the skills required to guide reversing vehicles and ensure appropriate health and safety measures are met.


Who should attend? 

  • Staff responsible for training yard or refuse collection operatives.
  • Those responsible for raising and maintaining health and safety standards across a team.

Benefits of attending 

  • Improve awareness of risks unique to depot and street environments.
  • Increase safety by understanding correct reversing procedures. 

Course content

  • Instruction on how to give training in the following.
  • Health and safety legislation.
  • Safety awareness, potential hazards and risks.
  • Site conditions.
  • Safety procedures.
  • Driver responsibilities.
  • Assistant responsibilities.
  • Assistant signals, position and reversing techniques.

The vehicle provided should be suitable for the intended purpose and adequately maintained to ensure safety. A safe area of the yard or warehouse should be designated for the training.

Course duration 

  • 1 day.
  • Maximum 4 delegates


  • Price includes tuition, course handouts and certification. It also includes all presentation materials required to cascade training throughout own organisation
  • It is recommended that this type of training is revalidated at least every 4 years. The decision of frequency should be based on regular workplace risk assessment. A half day revalidation is available for this course

This course is only available on an in-company basis. For more information please email or call 03717 11 22 22.

In-Company Course

This course is in-company only. Enquire today for more details.