Only one V in our series of short blogs looking at the A to Z of courses we do, V for Vehicle Marshall.

The Vehicle Marshal course was developed by NPORS to support the ongoing development of industry safety. This banks person course is aimed at persons assisting the movement of road going vehicles.

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Course ratios – Vehicle Marshal

The course durations, training and testing ratios are

Novice : 1 day 3 Delegates

Experienced Worker Assessments : 1 day for up to 6 delegates.

Here is a link to the course syllabus blog, containing all the information you need to know about the training we can offer.

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Upon successful completion of the course the candidates will received a Kentra Training ID card (credit card size) detailing the course completed.

In addition, we have the option to register the training with our Awarding Body NPORS.   If your candidates are working offsite or on other peoples premises a recognised Awarding Body membership maybe advantageous. Prior to training we would apply to NPORS to register the course and upon successful completion of the course we would apply for the candidates 5 year membership with the NPORS scheme.

NPORS Course Name :  N403 Vehicle Marshal

Training locations

At Kentra we have always provided on-site training, coming to you and delivering the training in your own space using the equipment you are used to using.

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Variations include: Industrial, Construction, Port and Marine.

Each variation is a separate test, per candidate.  If you use more than one, please contact the office. 


  • A room for the theory session
  • A safe area for the practical session suitable for reversing and manoeuvring vehicles into and from restricted areas.
    We will require a driver and vehicle for the candidates to marshall.


  • Delegates to provide their own PPE.
  • All machinery and equipment to be in good working order and serviceable.
  • Attachments can be covered on this course and detailed on your training ID card.
  • Candidates will need to know their Date of Birth and National Insurance number, together with a contact telephone number and email address – These are identifying factors and will never be used for marketing purposes.


How we can help

Speaking of help, at Kentra we like to assist our clients with helping to arrange your training needs.  We have customers from all walks of life, self employed lone workers to multi national blue chip companies and its a pleasure to talk to you all.   If you would like more information about the courses we offer, click HERE for a link to our brochure or please  get in touch and let us help you though.

The Kentra Training Team

01606 832 556.

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Established Feb 1997 – Proud to be celebrating 25 years delivering quality training.

More details on Plant Operations

More details on the NPORS Vehicle Marshal Training  and Testing you can also check out our other blogs:

Official N403 NPORS Vehicle Marshal Training

N403 Vehicle Marshall Course Details

Explore the different Marshall Training Options