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Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Trade Test for Construction Craftsmen

Progress Report on Trade Testing for Construction Tradesmen (up to 30/9/2020)

  Name of Trade *1No. of Applicants Tested Candidates *1No. of Qualified Tradesmen
1. Bricklayer 2,307 1,962 1,125
2. Tiler 4,757 4,337 2,405
3. Tiler (tile) 121 100 51
4. Tiler (mosaic) 29 22 9
5. Plasterer 5,375 4,762 3,106
6. Plasterer (Floor) 19 15 12
7. Joiner 6,808 6,195 3,789
8. Joiner (Assembling) 56 50 36
9. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) 6,562 6,041 3,725
10. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) 2,966 2,593 1,332
11. Carpenter (Formwork - Building Construction) (Striking) 91 71 51
12. Carpenter (Formwork - Civil Construction) (Striking) 25 14 12
13. Painter & Decorator 9,249 8,407 5,220
14. Painter and Decorator (Roller Painting) 16 9 6
15. Painter and Decorator (Surface Filling) 42 33 22
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) 30 22 15
21. Painter and Decorator (Metal Paint Spray) 17 15 14
22. Painter and Decorator (Paperhanging) 1 1 0
23. Painter and Decorator (Sign writing) 3 2 1
24. Plumber 11,131 9,367 4,568
25. General Welder 15,695 14,439 5,819
26. Concretor 3,997 3,385 1,808
27. Leveller 7,372 6,769 3,818
28. Metal Worker 2,488 2,253 1,456
29. Bar Bender & Fixer 5,992 5,398 3,186
30. Bamboo Scaffolder 4,969 4,510 2,330
31. Marble Worker 962 898 671
32. Marble worker (Dry Fixing) 10 8 3
33. Marble worker (Wet Fixing) 17 15 6
34. Marble worker (Polishing) 78 65 35
35. Drainlayer 1,153 1,056 733
36. Ground Investigation Operator 1,489 1,257 871
37. Ground Investigation Operator (Revalidation) 790 757 753
38. Metal Scaffolder 19,430 16,297 8,501
39. Asphalter (Road Construction) 229 212 124
40. Asphalter (Waterproofing) 179 163 82
41. Waterproofing (adhesive-type felt) 47 38 23
42. Waterproofing (burn-type felt) 48 38 21
43. Waterproofing (liquid membrane) 552 467 343
44. Carpenter (Fender) 25 16 15
45. Piling Operative (Percussive Pile) 480 467 310
46. Piling Operative (Bored Pile) 1,661 1,548 1,077
47. Plant & Equipment Operator (Percussive Pile) 297 283 274
48. Plant & Equipment Operator (Bored Pile) 751 697 668
49. Pipelayer 641 566 175
50. Shotcretor (Dry Mix) 188 161 154
51. Shotcretor (Wet Mix) 47 22 21
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 1,550 1,172 1,224
56. Window Frame Installer 1,569 1,360 811
57. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Tunnel Boring Machine 15 0 15
58. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Jumbo Drilling 169 153 99
59. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Segment Erection 43 41 38
60. Plant & Equipment Operator (Tunneling) - Locomotive Operation 76 71 55
61. Prestressing Operative 269 231 192
62. Concrete Repairer (Spalling Concrete) 2,567 2,105 1,984
63. Trackworker 626 235 626
64. Grouting Worker 291 241 104
65. Rigger/Metal Formwork Erector 1,504 1,184 906
66. Rock Breaking Driller 36 27 27
67. Structural Steel Erector 122 96 76
68. Mason 34 27 21
69. Paving Block Layer 253 231 194
70. Curtain Wall Installer 909 808 635
71. Floor Layer (PVC Flooring) 48 43 33
72. Floor Layer (Timber Flooring) 54 46 27
73. Glazier 651 590 525
74. Demolition Worker (Building) 662 612 556
75. Tunnel Worker 194 122 59
76. Asbestors Abatement Worker 132 114 86
77. Hand-dug Caisson Worker 18 12 11
78. Partition (Metal Frame) Installer 80 56 50
79. False Ceiling Installer 678 600 487
  Total 132,050 116,231 67,865


*1
The number of candidates qualified for exemption and number of candidates who re-sit the knowledge part examination are also included.

Last Updated: 2020-10-14 11:10:19