About the Managers and Professionals HS&E Tests
- Manager and Professional – tests for everything in the operative test, plus additional material relevant to managers and professionals.
- This test is required when applying for the Black Managers card and the Academically or Professionally Qualified person cards.
The HS&E test is made up of 50 questions covering five core knowledge areas:
- legal and management
- health and welfare
- general safety
- high risk activities
- construction (design and management) regulations
- highway works.
Candidates have 45 minutes to answer the 50 questions. The test now includes new question styles. Behavioural case studies are also used in the test to check a candidate’s understanding of health, safety and environmental issues, and how to behave safely on-site.