The CSCS Touch Screen Test also known as CITB Health, safety and environment (HS&E) test is an important qualification to have for construction workers. Having a CSCS Card is a good way for construction workers to show that they can be safe on the job. It’s also a way for them to know that their fellow workers are as safe on the site as they are and not put them at risk of injury.
There are three types of HS&E Test:
Managers & Professionals
Each test is made up of the following five core knowledge areas:
- legal and management
- health and welfare
- general safety
- high risk activities
The specialist test then includes questions relevant to the candidates are of specialism and the managers and professionals test includes questions regarding construction regulations, demolition and highway works.
Testing is conducted via computer in our internet test centre and all tests are invigilated.
There is a short tutorial prior to commencing the test, which ensures candidates understand how to navigate the system and answer questions.
Maximum of 4 candidates
Who should attend
This course would be relevant for candidates who require any level of CSCS card.
Under 16’s must obtain parental consent prior to sitting the test.
How to prepare
It is advisable the candidate’s view the setting out video available from the CITB website as well as utilise the relevant study material.
Candidates must ensure they bring relevant forms of ID, otherwise the they cannot be permitted to enter the testing room.
Full details are included in the joining instructions upon booking.
Candidates should arrive 30 minutes prior to their testing slot for registration. Then the test itself lasts 45 minutes.
Candidates have 45 minutes to answer the 50 questions. Candidates must get 45 questions correct out of the 50 to pass the test.
£42 per person + VAT. CSCS cards can also be ordered for another £41 per person + VAT.
The renewal of the touch screen test is typically linked to the renewal of a CSCS card. To renew a CSCS card the touch screen test must have been completed within the past two years of the card expiry date.
Our internet test centre is open daily with typically 2 time slots available each day.
This course is not available on a closed course basis.
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