CSCS Mock Test 2021

Welcome to the CSCS Mock Test 2021, designed to help you to pass your health, safety and environment test in 2021 & go onto receive your CSCS Card.

In the CSCS test, questions are picked at random and are multiple choice. In your real test you will have 45 minutes to complete the questions, most will require a single answer however there maybe some with multiple answers, so we have added a few into our CSCS mock test 2021 for authenticity.

The pass mark for the CSCS test is 45 out of 50, so you can base your performance on the mock test 2021 score. Good luck!

CSCS Mock Test 2021

1. An excavator has just stopped work. Liquid is dripping and forming a small pool under the back of the machine. What could this mean?


2. You have been asked to dig to expose power cables. You have been given a cable avoidance tool (CAT) to detect them but you haven’t been shown how to use it. What SHOULD you do?


3. When referring to protection, what is a high UV rate cream designed to protect you from?


4. To reduce the risk of overturning and accidents when not in use, how SHOULD earth moving vehicles be parked?


5. The ground has become muddy on site. What COULD be done to prevent the ground becoming slippery?



6. If a fire occurs, how SHOULD you interact with the designated fire warden?


7. What SHOULD you do if you need to wear ear defenders but an ear pad is missing from one of the shells?


8. General site rules would NOT normally include information about which ONE of the following?


9. You discover a bird on a nest where you need to work. What should you do?


10. A worker has been asked to operate a mobile elevating work platform (MEWP), but has no training. What SHOULD they do?



11. When SHOULD an oil spill be cleaned up?


12. What is the MAIN risk to this worker, wearing ONLY these items of personal protective equipment (PPE)?


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13. Lone workers are most a risk from what?


14. Which THREE of the following factors must you think about to lift a load safely?


15. If you have to move a load while you are sitting down, how much can you lift safely?


A  B C  D Correct Answer: A


16. When absorption granules from a spill kit have been used on oil, what action should be taken?


B  C  D  Correct Answer: A


17. How often is it good practice to carry out repeat face-fit tests for respiratory protective equipment (RPE)?


18. What other illness can be easily confused with the early signs of Weil’s disease (leptospirosis)?


A B C  D


19. What should be done if there is an oil or diesel spill on site?


20. If your respiratory protective equipment (RPE) is a bad fit, which ONE of the following is MOST likely to happen?


21. What does it mean if there is frost around the valve on a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinder?


22. Where are you likely to be exposed to the highest quantities of dust when drilling, cutting, sanding or grinding?


23. Which ONE of the following statements is TRUE when referring to the wheels on mobile access towers?


24. What is the MOST likely source of hepatitis in this image?

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25. Who has a duty to protect an individual from stress at work



26. Where vehicles tip materials into excavations, what COULD be used as a safety precaution?


27. A large fire has been reported. You have NOT been trained to use fire extinguishers. What SHOULD you do?


28. Which of these statements is TRUE about using a ladder to access a scaffold platform?


29. You have been asked to do some work that will create dust. What SHOULD you do?


30. What can cause occupational asthma?


31. Which ONE of the following statements is TRUE?


32. Does your employer have to provide a first-aid kit?


33. What is the CORRECT way to reach the working platform of a mobile access tower?


34. The seal of your respiratory protective equipment (RPE) can be broken by which TWO things?


35. Your doctor tells you that you have hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS), possibly caused through work. What SHOULD you do?


36. What are TWO ways of reducing the risk of transferring hazardous substances from your hands to your mouth?


37. Under environmental law, which of the following statements is TRUE?


38. This label is shown on the container of a liquid that a worker is using on site. What does it mean?

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39. Which one of the following COULD cause back and musculoskeletal problems for a worker?


A  B  C  D  Correct Answer: B


40. If someone is injured on site, where SHOULD this be recorded?


41. When working at height in a mobile elevating work platform (MEWP), over or near to deep water, which item of personal protective equipment (PPE) SHOULD be worn?


42. Which emergency procedures should be explained in the site induction? Give THREE answers  A  B  C  D  E Correct Answer: B , C , D


43. According to the Work at Height Regulations, when CAN ladders be used for work?



44. What should you do if you run out of the water you are using to control dust?


45. Who can enter a confined space?


46. Who is responsible for managing health and safety on site?


47. Why is it BAD practice to store heavy materials underneath a tree?


48. Who should drive company vehicles?


A  B  C  D  Correct Answer: B


49. What can help to reduce fatigue?


50. If you have a minor accident, who SHOULD report it?


Congratulations on completing your CSCS mock test 2021. Whats Next?


Enrol to the UK’s ONLY CSCS Online Course

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You can then use the CSCS Mock Test 2021 to help prepare for your touch screen assessment.

How Many Questions Right To Pass CSCS Test?

In your real exam you have 45 minutes to take 50 multiple choice questions and will need to answer 45 of them correctly to pass the CSCS Test.


Is The CSCS Test Easy?

The CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test is not a hard test to pass in general. We suggest to take our mock test to understand how hard the questions can be and to familiarise yourself with the answers.


How to Pass CSCS Test? 

We recommend revising for your CSCS test. Above we have put together a mock exam from 2020’s questions to help you.

How can I get a CSCS Card?

In order to get a CSCS card you need to have 2 elements in place. You need to pass the CSCS HSE environment test and you have to have a construction related qualification. This could be either an NVQ or the Level 1 Award in Health and Safety.

We offer the Level 1 Award in Health and Safety as an online course. The CSCS Mock Test 2021 will help you to prepare for the touch screen assessment.

How can I get my NVQ?

Achieve your online NVQ in just 4-6 weeks with no need to attend college! Multi Trades Training offers a large range of NVQs from Carpentry level 2 and 3, bricklaying level 2 and 3, groundwork, painting and decorating, bench joinery 2 and 3, kitchen fitting, Click Here to see all of our Online NVQ courses. An NVQ combined with a CSCS HSE test will give you either a Blue, Gold or Black card depending on the level.

You will then need to take the CSCS Health and Safety Environment Test. You can use the CSCS Mock Test 2021 to help you prepare

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