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CSCS Practice Test – Working at Height

The CSCS practice test below is meant to test your knowledge on working at height, quite a large number of accidents recorded in the UK involves working at height so it’s essential for workers who carry out tasks above or below the ground to have some basic training on working with ladders and they should have a good understanding about the correct PPE needed for working at height.

If you think you’re confident on how to work safely at height give our CSCS practice test a try, there are ten mock test questions and only one answer is correct for each question. Good Luck.

1. How many points of contact should you have with a ladder at all times?

a.  4

b.  1

c . 3

d.  2

 

2. What should you do to make sure your ladder doesn’t slip?

a. Place a piece of wood to stop it

b.  Have someone hold both rails at all times

c.  Tie the top of the ladder

d. Let someone stand on the bottom rung

 

3. If you want to avoid people from falling through fragile roof panels what should you do?

a. Mark the area with yellow tape

b. Cover the panels with a material that can take the weight of a person and add warning signs

c. Stop them from working in groups

d. Inform them which panels are fragile

 

4. Which of these would you not put a mobile tower scaffold on?

a. An abandoned parking lot

b. A concrete walkway

c. An uneven playground

d. An asphalt road

 

5. Crossing a fragile roof requires you to?

a. Run across quickly

b. Slowly walk across

c. Use crawling boards

d. Know where the fragile roof signs are

 

6. Checking a ladder before use should be done by?

a. Your supervisor

b. Your health and safety rep

c. The person about to use it

d. The site manager

 

7. What should you do if you discover a broken ladder?

a. Attempt to fix it

b. Continue using it but stay clear of the broken part

c. Report it at the end of your shift

d. Don’t use it and inform other workers that the ladder is broken

 

8. It’s not wise to paint a ladder because?

a. It could hide damaged parts

b. The paint could distract anyone using the ladder

c.  The paint will cause the ladder to rust

d.  The shiny paint could reflect in your eyes

 

9. At what height are you considered to be working at height?

a. 10 ft above ground level

b. 3 ft above ground level

c. Any distance above or below ground level that would cause an injury if you fell

d. 5 ft above ground level

 

10. Should two people work on a same ladder at the same time?

a. Yes, only if you’re behind time

b. No

c. Yes, if your supervisor says it’s OK

d. Yes, only if all other ladders are taken

Answers
1-C   2-C   3-B   4-C   5-C   6-C   7-D   8-A   9-C   10-B

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Comments (51)

  1. Ashley says:

    c c a c d c d a a b

  2. David Dickinson says:

    c c a c c c d a c b

  3. stephen anderson says:

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

  4. Paul Eccles says:

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

  5. George Tomlin says:

    C c a b c a d a c b

  6. danny Williams says:

    a
    c
    d
    c
    c
    a
    d
    a
    c
    b

  7. peter lester says:

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

  8. Okochi,k. says:

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

  9. Shaun says:

    1c. 2c 3a 4c 5c 6c 7d 8a 9b10b

  10. Arran says:

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

  11. matt says:

    C
    B
    A
    ALL
    C
    C
    D
    A
    B
    B

  12. Sean says:

    1.c2.d3.a4.b5.c6.a7.d8.a9.d10.b

  13. mick says:

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

  14. billy says:

    1.B
    2.C
    3.D
    4.C
    5.D
    6.A
    7.D
    8.A
    9.C
    10.B

  15. Didy says:

    1. C
    2. C
    3. D
    4. C
    5. C
    6. C
    7. D
    8. A
    9. C
    10. B

  16. Timothy says:

    C,C,D,C,D,C,D,A,C,B

  17. Kulraj says:

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

  18. Soul says:

    C C A C C A D A B B

  19. Ted says:

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

  20. RATNA says:

    1C 10 B
    2C
    3B
    4C
    5C
    6C
    7D
    8A
    9C

  21. cristian says:

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

  22. Nick says:

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

  23. George Reid says:

    1C
    2C
    3B
    4C
    5D
    6C
    7D
    8A
    9B
    10B

  24. m scott says:

    c c a d c c d a c b

  25. Tom D says:

    1C
    2C
    3D
    4C
    5C
    6C
    7D
    8A
    9C
    10B

  26. emma says:

    1 B
    2 B
    3 A
    4 C
    5 C
    6 B
    7 D
    8 A
    9 B
    10 B

  27. 1A 2C 3A 4C 5D 6B 7C 8A 9A 10B

  28. LLOYD says:

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

  29. stewart says:

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

  30. paul says:

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

  31. 1/c
    2/c
    3/b
    4/c
    5/c
    6/c
    7/d
    8/a
    9/c
    10/b

  32. deano1 says:

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

  33. chris says:

    C,B,B,C,C,C,D,A,C,B

  34. 1)C
    2)B
    3)A
    4)C
    5)D
    6)C
    7)D
    8)A
    9)C
    10)B

  35. lauren says:

    1- D
    2- C
    3- B
    4- C
    5- D
    6- C
    7- D
    8- A
    9- C
    10- B

  36. Ryan says:

    B
    B
    A
    C
    C
    C
    D
    A
    D
    B

  37. Dmitri says:

    1-C
    2-B
    3-D
    4-C
    5-D
    6-C
    7-D
    8-A
    9-C
    10-B

  38. john c says:

    1-C
    2-B
    3-B
    4-D
    5-C
    6-C
    7-D
    8-A
    9-C
    10-B

  39. Kwaku says:

    1-C 2-C 3-D 4-C 5-C 6-C 7-D 8-A 9-C 10-B

  40. Tom says:

    1-C
    2-C
    3-D
    4-D
    5-C
    6-C
    7-D
    8-A
    9-C
    10-B

  41. Troy says:

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

  42. nuno reis says:

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

  43. deon says:

    A. C. A. D. C. C. D. A. A. B.

  44. Unknown says:

    Daniel are you posting the answers to the questions? or are these what you think the answers because you are wrong in some of the answers. Ive got the book so i checked some of them as i was getting them wrong based on your answers given, but the book indicates that i was right.

  45. 1,b
    2,b
    3,d
    4,a
    5,d
    6,d
    7,d
    8,a
    9,c
    10,b

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