CSCS Mock Test 4

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The Construction Skills Certification Scheme test, otherwise known simply as the CSCS test or CITB Health Safety and Environment Test will provide construction workers with a high level of safety knowledge while on the job site. Once you’ve passed the test, you can then apply for a cscs card to signify your skill level in regards to health and safety knowledge. There are a number of aspects to cover, so a CSCS card mock test is an excellent way to prepare for the actual exam.

The real CSCS test will cover various areas that are critical to on-the-job safety. Likewise, this CSCS card mock test will involve knowledge of fire hazards, correct safety codes and electrical safety etc. This CSCS mock exam consists of a series of multiple choice questions followed by a selection of four answers, only one answer is correct for each question.

1. When should you report a health and safety concern to your supervisor?

a. When your personal safety is threatened
b. When the safety of a co-worker is threatened
c. When the safety of a third party is threatened
d. All of the above

2. What do cream fire extinguishers contain?

a. Carbon dioxide
b. Water
c. Dry powder
d. Foam

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

a. 3
b. 2
c. 4
d. 1

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

a. Back braces are designed to increase the amount of weight you can carry
b. The side effects of manual handling can go undetected for years
c. Manual handling should be avoided if you can use mechanical lifting aide
d. Wearing a back brace eliminates all risk of injury

5. Blue and white health and safety signs mean:

a. A hazard is present
b. An action is mandatory
c. It prohibits you from performing a specific task
d. You’re in a restricted zone

6. The nozzle of a CO2 fire extinguisher is well known for becoming ___ after use.

a. Very hot
b. Slightly hot
c. Very cold
d. Slightly cold

7. How many basic elements does a fire need to thrive?

a. 2
b. 3
c. 4
d. 5

8. If you’re the first person to discover a fire, what should you do?

a. Leave the building immediately
b. Activate the fire alarm
c. Head to your locker and get your personal items
d. Pick up a fire extinguisher and tackle the fire

9. Which of these two types of fire extinguishers should you avoid using in confined spaces? Choose 2 answers

a. Water
b. Foam
c. Carbon dioxide
d. Dry powder

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

a. Prohibition
b. Mandatory
c. Hazard
d. No smoking signs

1. d.    2. d    3. a    4. a and d    5. b    6. c    7. b    8. b    9. c and d    10. c

Comments (2)

  • alan warburton
    September 15, 2014 at 7:18 pm |

    i have taking my test twice and fail hope this help me to pass next time i do my test

  • November 23, 2014 at 11:15 pm |

    Thanks for creating these CSCS mock test questions and practice exams, I’m sure everyone about to sit their CSCS test would appreciate your effort. These questions along with the questions on the Builders Test Website should be enough to help everyone pass.

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    July 17, 2019 |

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    July 12, 2019 |

    Great site for testing your knowledge.

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    July 4, 2019 |

    Very good practice