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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen(up to 31/12/2019)

  Name of Trade *1 No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1 No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1 Bricklayer 2,257 1,920 1,107
2 Tiler 4,725 4,308 2,393
3 Tiler (tile) 100 83 46
4 Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5 Plasterer 5,329 4,722 3,093
6 Plasterer (Floor ) 16 13 10
7 Joiner 6,766 6,156 3,773
8 Joiner (Assembling) 52 45 31
9 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,447 5,919 3,671
10 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,936 2,551 1,309
11 Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 90 70 50
12 Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13 Painter & Decorator 9,103 8,282 5,188
14 Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 15 8 5
15 Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 39 30 20
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 12 11
22 Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23 Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24 Plumber 10,827 9,085 4,423
25 General Welder 15,543 14,257 5,763
26 Concretor 3,960 3,334 1,792
27 Leveller 7,267 6,642 3,763
28 Metal Worker 2,426 2,203 1,415
29 Bar Bender & Fixer 5,902 5,327 3,175
30 Bamboo Scaffolder 4,895 4,457 2,311
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 1,131 1,035 721
36 Ground Investigation Operator 1,457 1,233 860
37 Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38 Metal Scaffolder 19,149 15,922 8,295
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) 528 439 322
44 Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45 Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46 Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,650 1,527 1,058
47 Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 294 282 273
48 Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 733 678 650
49 Pipelayer 637 562 175
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 1,209
56 Window Frame Installer 1,517 1,301 786
57 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58 Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 165 148 96
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) 2,531 2,060 1,941
63 Trackworker 622 231 618
64 Grouting Worker 286 235 101
65 Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,492 1,171 898
66 Rock Breaking Driller 35 26 26
67 Structural Steel Erector 120 94 74
68 Mason 34 25 19
69 Paving Block Layer 251 226 189
70 Curtain Wall Installer 871 773 603
71 Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72 Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 50 40 22
73 Glazier 628 553 493
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 645 570 466
  Total 130,069 114,156 66,799

 

*1 

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

Last Updated: 2020-01-16 10:40:07