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Occupational Health CMaPS exam

Preventing ill health through design is a key part of project development. 

This exam is intended to test your knowledge of facts about ill health in the UK construction industry and what a designer's response might be.

There will be 20 questions and you have 60 minutes in which to sit the exam.

  • We suggest you set time aside to take the exam in a quiet uninterrupted space.
  • If you reach the 60 minute time limit and have not clicked submit, the exam will automatically time out and your answers will be submitted as they stand at that point.
  • On completion of the exam you will receive the result on screen.
  • If you pass the exam you do not need to do anything.
  • If you fail the exam instructions on how to resit will be displayed on the screen.
  • Please note there is only one correct answer for each question.

Please note that these specialist exams are not about general knowledge.

The exams are a means by which Members who have specialist knowledge can be assessed.

Please do not attempt the exam without either having sufficient knowledge and understanding of the subject or having undertaken background reading and /or CPD or training. 

Sit the Health online exam

Click view to sit the online Occupational Health exam.


You'll be taken to the exam system hosted on an external website. Here, you'll need to enter your name, email address and application or membership number. 


Guidance for the Health exam

We recommend that you click view for additional reading prior to taking the online exam.

Recommended reading

Please refer to this document as background reading, prior to taking the Occupational Health Exam. It may be useful to have some of this information open while sitting the exam.