CSCS Mock Test 2021 – (100 multiple choice questions)

The CSCS mock test 2021 below features 100 multiple choice questions and answers to help you practice and prepare for your Health, Safety and Environment Test in 2021. These 100 questions will cover all 16 sections of the core knowledge questions you’re likely to face.

There will be no time limit, so take your time and go through each question carefully. Also, let us know in the comments section how you got on. Was it easy? Was it difficult? Share your thoughts on this CSCS mock test 2021 below. Good luck!!!

1. Which of these could be used to verify that a signaller is trained and competent?

Question 1 of 100

2. What does this sign mean?

Question 2 of 100

3. Disposable ear plugs are essential when working in loud environments. How many times should you wear disposable ear plugs?

Question 3 of 100

4. A residual current device (RCD) should be used with 230v tools because ___.

Question 4 of 100

5. How would you know if you need a permit to work before starting a job?

Question 5 of 100

6. What is the best method for minimizing dust at a work site?

Question 6 of 100

7. What does the signal below mean?

Question 7 of 100

8. What should you do if you discover a quicker, but different way of working as described in the method statement?

Question 8 of 100

9. What should you do if you’re working in a deep trench and you start to feel dizzy?

Question 9 of 100

10. What should you do if you are witness to an accident on site?

Question 10 of 100

11. All of the following are true about ladders EXCEPT: (choose 2 answers)

Question 11 of 100

12. What should you do if a previous back injury is affecting the job you’re currently doing?

Question 12 of 100

13. What is the main advantage of using battery-powered tools instead of electrical ones?

Question 13 of 100

14. What should you do if you see a mobile plant using a route designated for pedestrians?

Question 14 of 100

15. What health problem is associated with using hand-held vibrating tools?

Question 15 of 100

16. A co-worker is dizzy and complains of feeling faint, what should you do?

Question 16 of 100

17. If a site vehicle is driving well above the speed limit on site, you should ___.

Question 17 of 100

18. Which of these is NOT normally included in the general site rules?

Question 18 of 100

19. Maintaining a clean working environment helps to: (choose 3 answers)

Question 19 of 100

20. Two of the main topics covered in a site induction are: (Choose 2 answers)

Question 20 of 100

21. Which of these items would NOT need to undergo a PAT test in the workplace?

Question 21 of 100

22. Why is a site induction important?

Question 22 of 100

23. Why does a work environment need to be kept clean?

Question 23 of 100

24. Which of these are common fire risks on a constructions site? (Choose 2 answers)

Question 24 of 100

25. Which voltage can cause sever injury or death?

Question 25 of 100

26. What type of health and safety signs are triangular?

Question 26 of 100

27. Why must workers sign in when entering a site?

Question 27 of 100

28. If someone is using a mobile crane and you need to get pass, you should___.

Question 28 of 100

29. What does this sign mean?

Question 29 of 100

30. What equipment should be used when digging close to underground electrical services?

Question 30 of 100

31. What does this sign mean?

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32. Serious accidents should be reported to:

Question 32 of 100

33. Which of these best describes a “tool box talk”?

Question 33 of 100

34. What should you do if your supervisor asks you to operate a dump truck but you’ve never actually driven one before?

Question 34 of 100

35. Which of the following should risk assessments identify?

Question 35 of 100

36. What should you do if you need to lift a load which blocks your front view?

Question 36 of 100

37. What should you do if you are working and your helmet gets damaged?

Question 37 of 100

38. When are the rules regarding health and safety normally discussed?

Question 38 of 100

39. If you have to use a power tool with a rotating blade you should ___.

Question 39 of 100

40. Who should a signaller be in contact with at all times while giving signals?

Question 40 of 100

41. If a work tool has been given a prohibition notice this means the tool ___.

Question 41 of 100

42. What would you do if you notice a live electrical wire fall into a puddle of water?

Question 42 of 100

43. What should you do if you discover a better way of lifting a load than the method currently in place?

Question 43 of 100

44. Blue and white health and safety signs mean:

Question 44 of 100

45. Which of these is most likely if you can see frost around the valve of an LPG cylinder?

Question 45 of 100

46. What should you do before adjusting an electric hand tool?

Question 46 of 100

47. In accordance with the guidance on underground service pipes, yellow service pipes carry ___.

Question 47 of 100

48. All of the following statements about manual handling are true EXCEPT:  (Choose 2 answers)

Question 48 of 100

49. What should you do if you’re refuelling a piece of equipment and accidentally spill a large amount of fuel on your clothes?

Question 49 of 100

50. What purpose does a steel toe serve in a work boot?

Question 50 of 100

51. What should you do if you’re using an electric hand tool and it suddenly cuts out?

Question 51 of 100

52. How can you check if a residual current device (RCD) connected to a power tool is working correctly?

Question 52 of 100

53. What should you do if you doctor says you have work-related hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS)?

Question 53 of 100

54. As work progresses, you realize that the safety rules given at your site induction are clearly out-of-date, you should_______.

Question 54 of 100

55. If you have to work alone you might be asked to ______.

Question 55 of 100

56. What does it mean if your entire work-site has been given a prohibition notice?

Question 56 of 100

57. You see a lorry parking and notice it has a flat tyre; you should tell the driver because ____.

Question 57 of 100

58. Pedestrians are most likely to get injured by a vehicle on site when the vehicle is ___.

Question 58 of 100

59. What are three early signs of hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS)? (Choose 3 answers)

Question 59 of 100

60. For safety purposes, what is the optimal ladder angle when placed against the wall from the ground?

Question 60 of 100

61. You’re about to carry out a job which requires a hot-work permit, you must ensure____. (Choose 2 answers)

Question 61 of 100

62. What do fire extinguishers with a Red colour band contain?

Question 62 of 100

63. You have to work in a corridor which happens to be a fire escape route, you must ensure that_________.

Question 63 of 100

64. What is the MAIN danger when walking next to a 360° crane that’s working near a wall?

Question 64 of 100

65. What type of fire extinguisher should be used on cooking oil fires?

Question 65 of 100

66. What does this sign mean?

Question 66 of 100

67. The Main reason for carrying out an accident investigation is to:

Question 67 of 100

68. What should you do if a load is too heavy for you to move on your own, there are no colleagues around to help you, and the load cannot be divided into smaller parts?

Question 68 of 100

69. Before you can operate a plant on site you must be ___ and ___. (Choose 2 answers)

Question 69 of 100

70. Besides a CO2 fire extinguisher, which of these should you use to tackle electrical fires?

Question 70 of 100

71. A near miss can be described as:

Question 71 of 100

72. Which of the following could help you to protect the environment while you are working?

Question 72 of 100

73. What is the first thing you should do if you discover a fire on-site?

Question 73 of 100

74. What does this sign mean?

Question 74 of 100

75. Which of these should you consider before carrying a load?

Question 75 of 100

76. According to the fire triangle, what 3 factors must be present for a fire to start? (Choose 3 answers)

Question 76 of 100

77. Which two fire extinguishers should you avoid using in confined spaces? (Choose 2 answers)

Question 77 of 100

78. What do fire extinguishers with a Blue colour band contain?

Question 78 of 100

79. Which of these should NOT be used on electrical fires? (Choose 2 answers)

Question 79 of 100

80. What does the term PAT mean?

Question 80 of 100

81. What does this sign mean?

Question 81 of 100

82. The responsibility of managing health and safety on a construction site belongs to:

Question 82 of 100

83. What should you do if you think that loud noises at work has damaged your hearing?

Question 83 of 100

84. When using a ladder you should always enure that you have at least ____ points of contact.

Question 84 of 100

85. Before using a power tool, you should carry out a visual inspection, what are the 2 main things you should look for? (Choose 2 answers)

Question 85 of 100

86. Battery-powered tools are usually preferred in a construction environment over their electrical counterparts because ___.

Question 86 of 100

87. You should not walk behind a lorry while it is reversing because_____.

Question 87 of 100

88. What is the most common way of keeping traffic routes free from pedestrians?

Question 88 of 100

89. What do fire extinguishers with a Black colour band contain?

Question 89 of 100

90. What type of pollution do hand-held power tools contribute to?

Question 90 of 100

91. What should you do if you’re attending a site induction and the presenter says something you don’t understand?

Question 91 of 100

92. What should you do if another contractor is carrying out work which affects your safety?

Question 92 of 100

93. Green safety signs signify:

Question 93 of 100

94. What does this sign mean?

Question 94 of 100

95. What are Class Three ladders designed for?

Question 95 of 100

96. What is the best way to avoid an accident with site traffic if you need to walk across the site?

Question 96 of 100

97. Which condition is most likely if someone's body comes into contact with wet cement?

Question 97 of 100

98. What should you do if the trolley you’re using gets damaged and one of its wheels fall off?

Question 98 of 100

99. What is the first thing you should do if you notice diesel spilling onto the ground while a colleague is refuelling an excavator?

Question 99 of 100

100. What should you do if you realize you cannot carry out a job as described in the method statement?

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