CSCS Test Questions: Manual Handling
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Manual Handling - CSCS Test Questions

These questions cover the `Hazardous substances` category of the CSCS test and are very similar to the real test. Prepare for the real CSCS test by answering the questions below.


Core knowledge based question category: Manual handling


1. If you need to move a load while sitting you should always remember that:





2. What should you do if you need to move items which are too heavy to carry in a single load?





3. Which of these should you stop and think about before attempting to lift a load?





4. What should you do if you need to carry a load down a steep slope?





5. What should you do if you discover a better way of lifting a load than the method currently in place?





6. Which part of your body are you most like to injure if you lift heay loads?





7. How should you pick up a load that is heavier on one side?





8. Is using a wheelbarrow to carry a load considered manual handling?





9. What should you do if a previous back injury is affecting the job you're currently doing?





10. The maximum weight you can carry should be decided by:





11. What should you do if you need to lift a load which blocks your front view?





12. How should you position yourself if you need to lift a load from the ground?





13. What should you do if a load is too heavy for you to move on your own, there's no colleagues around to help you and the load cannot be divided into smaller parts?





14. What is the optimum height for heavy objects that are being moved in and out of storage?





15. Which one of the following is NOT classified as a manual handling activity?





16. How can you tell if a load is too heavy to lift?





17. When lifting a load you should always try to?





18. What must your employer do if you have to lift a load?





19. If you have to twist or turn your body when you lift and place a load it means:





20. To lift a load safely you need to think about:






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