Emergency Light Testing

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 37

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the purpose of emergency lighting?
  • 2. 
    Please name the British Standard that all Emergency Lighting in the UK must conform to?
    • A. 

      BS7691

    • B. 

      BS5266

    • C. 

      BS5389

    • D. 

      BS2911

  • 3. 
    There are two types of emergency light fitting, please name them.
  • 4. 
    What is a non-maintained emergency light fitting and what is its purpose?
  • 5. 
    What is a maintained emergency light fitting and what is its purpose?
  • 6. 
    How long does an annual emergency light test take to complete?
    • A. 

      1 hour (1 1/2 hours on site)

    • B. 

      8 hours

    • C. 

      3 hours (4 hours on site)

    • D. 

      15 minutes

  • 7. 
    How long should the emergency light fittings stay on once they have been engaged in test mode?
  • 8. 
    What does the electrician do if an emergency light fitting fails before its rated period?
  • 9. 
    How can you distinguish an emergency light fitting from a standard light fitting?
    • A. 

      It glows in the dark

    • B. 

      It's usually pink

    • C. 

      It should have an LED light within the fitting

    • D. 

      It says emergency light written on the side of it

  • 10. 
    What colour is the LED?
    • A. 

      Red or Green

    • B. 

      Blue or Red

    • C. 

      Pink or Yellow

    • D. 

      Orange

  • 11. 
    How can you tell if an emergency light fitting is charging? 
  • 12. 
    When taking over an emergency lighting testing contract what does the attending Office Test Electrician do?
  • 13. 
    Who can carry out the annual testing of an emergency lighting system?
  • 14. 
    True or False the recommendations under BS5266 suggests that emergency lighting should be tested on a quarterly 1 hour test basis?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    How regularly should a test of the emergency lighting system take place, where the results are logged?