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Health, Safety and Environment Test

To work on a construction site in the UK, it is a basic requirement to pass a Health, Safety and Environment test. On achievement of this test, candidates qualify for a Green Card – Labourer and can apply for starting positions in construction.

Alternative versions of the HS&E test are available from CITB and City & Guilds.

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CITB

The CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) HS&E test lasts for 45 minutes and has 50 multiple-choice questions including:

12 behavioural case study questions about how you should behave on a construction site to stay safe and 38 knowledge questions to check your awareness of health, safety and environment issues.

At the introductory Operative level, the test includes the behavioural case studies and the five core knowledge sections:

  1. Legal and management
  2. Health and welfare
  3. General safety
  4. High risk activities
  5. Environment
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City &  Guilds

City & Guilds offer the 6072 exam: Health and Safety in a Construction Environment. The test comprises 45 questions to be taken in 70 minutes on the topics:

  1. Know the principles of risk assessment for maintaining and improving health and safety at work
  2. Know the importance of safe manual handling in the workplace
  3. Know the importance of working safely at height in the workplace
  4. Know risks to health within a construction environment
  5. Know the importance of working around plant and equipment safely

Where to take the HS&E test

Both CITB and City & Guilds have accredited examination centres around the UK. Many colleges will accept candidates for both CITB and City & Guilds.

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In addition to studying in your own time with Electacourse or on a course at a training provider, for the CITB exam, you will need to familiarise yourself with the Behavioural Case Studies Setting Out video:

 

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Health & Safety for the Construction Industry
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Health & Safety for the Construction Industry is a recently published course designed to be used in colleges as a comprehensive guide to the understanding of safety on construction sites in the UK.

Included are chapters covering the complete syllabus.
The course can also be used for self study and prepares candidates for City & Guilds 6072 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment exam.

On achievement of this qualification candidates can apply for the CSCS Green Card and work on construction sites in the UK.

The City & Guilds 6072 exam is available from training centres around the UK.

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The Electacourse City & Guilds 6072 Exam Simulator provides all you need to practice for the C&G 6072 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment Exam.

This exam can be used to enable you to qualify for a CSCS Green Card – Labourer and give all you need to work on a construction site in the UK.

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The Electrical Safety Course for Landlords has been written for Buy to Let Landlords and property managers to understand how to manage electrical hazards.

  • Each year in the UK there are 350,000 electrical hazard injuries and 12,000 house fires.
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As a Buy to Let Landlord or property manager you are responsible for the electrical safety of your properties.

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Health & Safety for the Construction Industry is a recently published course designed to be used in colleges as a comprehensive guide to the understanding of safety on construction sites in the UK. Included are chapters coveri... Read More
£50.00
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Construction Skills City and Guilds 6072 Exam Simulator
The Electacourse City & Guilds 6072 Exam Simulator provides all you need to practice for the C&G 6072 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment Exam. This exam can be used to enable you to qualify for a CSCS Green ... Read More
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