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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 29/2/2020)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,266 1,932 1,110
2 Tiler 4,728 4,315 2,395
3 Tiler (tile) 100 86 48
4 Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5 Plasterer 5,348 4,739 3,100
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 16 13 10
7 Joiner 6,771 6,164 3,777
8 Joiner (Assembling) 53 48 34
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,474 5,954 3,684
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,938 2,573 1,319
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 90 70 50
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 9,121 8,316 5,199
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 15 9 6
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 39 31 21
16 Painter and Decorator (Emulsion Painting) 33 25 20
17 Painter and Decorator (Brushing Lacquering) 5 5 3
18 Painter and Decorator (Synthetic Painting) 13 11 3
19 Painter and Decorator (Clear Lacquering) 1 1 1
20 Painter and Decorator (Texture-spray) 29 21 15
21 Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 16 14 13
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24 Plumber 10,882 9,149 4,460
25 General Welder 15,568 14,311 5,782
26 Concretor 3,964 3,345 1,796
27 Leveller 7,281 6,693 3,783
28 Metal Worker 2,438 2,204 1,416
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,909 5,350 3,177
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,910 4,471 2,314
31 Marble Worker 961 897 671
32 Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 9 8 3
33 Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34 Marble worker (Polishing) 76 63 35
35 Drainlayer 1,137 1,044 728
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,459 1,235 861
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 19,191 16,113 8,394
39 Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40 Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41 Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 41 34 20
42 Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 45 38 21
43 Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 532 457 337
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,651 1,534 1,065
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 295 282 273
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 734 683 654
49 Pipelayer 640 562 175
50 Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 185 156 150
51 Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 46 21 20
52 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Derrick) 172 159 154
53 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-grab Bucket) 58 31 30
54 Marine Construction Plant Operator (Boom-hook) 26 19 19
55 Construction Plant Mechanic 1,546 1,168 1,211
56 Window Frame Installer 1,522 1,316 791
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 165 149 97
59 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61 Prestressing Operative 264 229 191
62 Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,534 2,072 1,949
63 Trackworker 623 231 621
64 Grouting Worker 288 237 101
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,492 1,177 901
66 Rock Breaking Driller 35 26 26
67 Structural Steel Erector 121 95 75
68 Mason 34 26 20
69 Paving Block Layer 252 228 191
70 Curtain Wall Installer 881 782 618
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 50 42 24
73 Glazier 632 566 503
74 Demolition Worker (Building) 654 596 540
75 Tunnel Worker 193 122 59
76 Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77 Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78 Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 65 47 44
79 False Ceiling Installer 646 570 470
  Total 130,373 114,820 67,128

 

*1 

The number of candidates qualified for exemption and number of candidates who re-sit the knowledge part examination are also included.

Last Updated: 2020-03-10 14:05:00