What is HS & E test and what is the test format?

It is the test for the candidates which gives the full and detailed knowledge of health, safety and environment issues and topics. The CITB HS&E Test is for making clear that the workers or any people who works in the construction site should be having the basic level of awareness about the site’s health, safety and awareness.
The health and safety test is multiple choice questions type of test on the computer at your local
accredited testing centre.
The formula skills is your local accredited CITB test centre.

What is the duration of the HSE CITB test?

The Health, Safety and Environment test lasts for the 45 min. The total number of questions will be 50 that candidate have to answer. The certificate is to be passed after that if candidate is able to pass the test.
The certificate is valid for 2 years to apply for your CITB card.

How can one prepare for the test?

Here at the Formula Skills, we provide the candidate in the class one to one training with tutor or if candidates want to self –study then candidate can purchase the official book or DVD online through CITB website.


The candidate has to bring the form of identification listed below bearing a photograph and signature.
A valid passport of any nationality with a photograph of you and signature.
A valid UK only driving licence with your photograph and signature.
If a candidate does not have one of these he or she will need two items of valid ID (no more than 6
months out of date), one from List A and one from List B below:
List A List B
Non UK Driving Licence Credit Card
Passport without signature Debit Card
Work ID Card Paper Driving Licence
EU Country ID Card UK Travel Document
CITB Scheme Card Inland Revenue Card
Student ID Card National Insurance Card / HMRC letter
Citizen Card B79 Notification of Discharge Letter
Bank Statement

Why Choose Us?

  • We are a CITB approved test centre for CSCS tests.
  • Same day/Same Venue / Every day tests
  • EXPRESS CSCS card applications
  • QUICK Certificate turnaround
  • FREE card & Job application assistance
  • 99% Genuine FRAUD Free pass –Safeguard your card from being cancelled
  • 15 years’ industry experience working with government organisations
    FREE car parking

These are the types of Health, Safety and Environment Tests we have available in our Formula Skills Centre

  • HS &E test for Operatives
  • HS & E test for Managers and professionals
  • HS & E Specialist supervisors test
  • HS & E Specialist demolition test
  • HS & E Specialist plumbing or gas test
  • HS & E Specialist highway works test
  • HS & E Specialist working at height test
  • HS & E Specialist lifts and escalators test
  • HS & E Specialist tunnelling test
  • HS & E Specialist HVACR heating and plumbing services test
  • HS & E Specialist HVACR pipefitting / welding test
  • HS & E Specialist HVACR ductwork test
  • HS & E Specialist HVACR refrigeration and air conditioning test
  • HS & E Specialist HVACR services and facilities maintenance test
CITB Health Safety & Environment Test for Operative tests the right knowledge, skills and training of the candidates in the construction industry. This test is to make sure that workforce is trained in the right way with the aim to work safely in the construction industry.
CITB Health Safety Environment Test Content
  • Legal and Management
  • Health and Welfare
  • General Safety
  • High risk activities
  • Environment

Duration of the Test

The duration of this test is 45 minutes

Voiceovers Available

There are several voiceovers available in Health Safety & Environment Test for Operative. Candidates can listen to the questions in their own languages. The voiceovers are available for the below languages:

  • English
  • Welsh
  • Punjabi
  • Romanian
  • Bulgarian
  • Czech
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Lithuanian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Assessment Methods

The assessment includes behavioural case studies and knowledge questions to assess that how candidates can behave and raise their awareness in regard to health, safety and Environmental issues.


The test booking fee is from £50 and discount on group bookings

How to book the course

Contact us at 03333 406 301 | Email us at info@formulaskills.co.uk

Documents Required

Candidatesare required to provide their photo ids to prove their identity. The photos ids i.e. Passport, License, Identity card, CSCS cards etc. can be presented. There are several other ids which you may use in order to seat Health & Safety Environment test. Please call us to find out more about the required ids.


Instant results are available on the same day.