Freelancer Basic Event Safety

Your basic event safety knowledge is assessed by answering these 40 questions.
- There is only one correct answer per question.
- You're only allowed 20 minutes so don't go googling answers.
- As soon as you've answered the question, you cannot go back to change your answer.
- Unanswered questions count as wrong answers.
Begin by typing name (as you want it to appear on the certificate) and email in the fields below to receive your results and certificate of competency

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1. What kind of force is a dynamic load?
2. When using power tools, what’s the first thing you should do?
3. Who must supply PPE?
4. How much does water weigh per cubic meter?
5. When coming on site, what should a supervisor do first?

Which fire extinguisher should be used for diesel fires?

7. On a drawing, you see 1:200. What does this mean?
8. When working at night, what must you do?

What license does the driver of a cherry picker need?


When do you need a staff member trained in first aid on your event site.

11. Before placing heavy objects on an exhibition floor, what do you ask the venue?
12. What is the maximum height to base ratio of a scaffold?

Why should you avoid waste buildup on your event site?

14. When do you have the highest dynamic loads in a rig?
15. When setting up generators, the following is true.
16. You see a worker in flip flops working on a stage. What do you do?
17. How do you know a fire extinguisher is usable?
18. What does not belong in a site induction?
What is a risk assessment?
20. When does your staff need to wear a helmet on site?
21. How must a generator fuel tank be constructed?
22. What mainly determines the circuit breaker rating?
23. What is the safest way to access a lighting fixture that is 10 meters high?
24. During a site inspection, what should you ask for if you want to hang a lighting rig?
25. What do you need to do during the summer time in the UAE when working outside?
26. What is a hot works permit?
27. Are knots allowed in wire ropes?
28. Must a risk assessment be available to staff on site?
29. What hazards exist when using a CO2 extinguisher?
30. What can you use to keep an object(such as a lamp) from falling, should the primary fastening fail?
31. What is "lock out tag out"?
32. What are circuit breakers for?
33. When leaning a ladder against a wall, what ratio must be applied?
34. How many newtons are 100 kg?
35. Which document is necessary when a temporary structure is completed?
36. What are RCD’s or ELCB’s for?
37. When planning a small exhibition in a hotel, which document is most important for the planning process?
38. How do you promote a good safety culture?
39. Which 3 conditions are necessary to start a fire?
40. Why must cables always have the proper rating?

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