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Utilize our thorough mock test to begin preparing for your CITB SMSTS course assessment.
To give you a sense of what to expect while taking the course, this practice test has the same format as the actual one.

Please note that none of the questions listed below will appear in the actual tests; they are provided merely as examples of the kind of questions you might encounter in the real exam.

This SMSTS Mock test has 25 questions, all of which are multiple choice. Be aware that some questions will need more than one answer to pass; these questions are worth more points.

You will need to score a minimum of 26 points out of 32 to pass this mock test. That’s around 81%

CITB SMSTS Mock Test Questions

What does exposure limit value (ELV) mean?
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When an excavation has been dug, what should be the first consideration?
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Give the first two steps of the hierarchy of controls.
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What happens when you carry out a risk assessment?
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What disease could you get from a needlestick injury?
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Identify two correct actions to take when the noise level reaches 85db
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What type of accident goes in the accident book?
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Who should carry out pre-use checks on plant and equipment?
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What interval must a competent trained person inspect and sign off scaffolding as fit for use?
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What should happen to personal fall protection equipment after use?
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Where should you store compressed gas?
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What must be the employer’s first action regarding working at height?
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What notices can the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) issue?
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Which statement is true regarding accident investigation?
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Identify two of the main requirements of the confined space Regulations.
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Who should you ask what the safe working distance from overhead services is?
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17. Which regulation governs how construction projects of all sizes and types are planned in the UK?
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What are the benefits of worker engagement?
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What must be checked for before excavation work takes place?
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What equipment has PASMA training been designed for?
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Identify the correct meaning to the two COSHH symbols shown here.
hazardous to the envirnment explosive
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Why is it important to recognise a fragile roof?
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Identify the three colours of the primary type of asbestos used in construction.
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How can the risk of silicosis through breathing in concrete dust be minimised? Identify the two correct answers
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What does exposure action value mean?
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